Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/17/14
Brandon Belt hit a two-run single in the eighth inning, helping the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 Monday night to end a five-game losing streak. Belt also had a solo homer in the second inning against Ian Kennedy. The first baseman broke a 4-all tie in the eighth after Brad Ziegler (1-1) gave up a leadoff double to Nick Noonan and walked two. Marco Scutaro had three hits and scored two runs for the World Series champion Giants. Jean Machi (1-0) pitched a perfect seventh inning for his first win in the majors and Sergio Romo worked the ninth for his ninth save. The Diamondbacks scored all four of their runs in the fourth inning on homers off Matt Cain. Jason Kubel had a two-run shot and Eric Chavez and Martin Prado each hit a solo drive, but Arizona had two more hits. A three-time All-Star, Cain finally got some run support, but continued to struggle with the long ball. The Giants scored three runs in his first five starts and matched that in the first ...
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