Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 9/26/12
Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt found another way to torment San Francisco right-hander Tim Lincecum on Tuesday. Goldschmidt teased Lincecum by hitting a sacrifice fly in a two-run first inning before breaking out the usual hammer in the third inning, hitting a three-run homer off the left-field foul pole that helped propel the Diamondbacks to their fourth victory in five games and kept their slim playoff chances alive in a 7-2 victory over the new NL West champions at AT&T Park. The matchup against Lincecum, a two-time NL Cy Young Award winner, has brought the best out in Goldschmidt since his contract was purchased from Class AA Mobile on Aug 1, 2011. Goldschmidt made his second major league start against Lincecum at AT&T Park the next night, and his two-run homer in the fifth inning gave the D-backs a lead for good. It has been love/hate relationship ever since. Goldschmidt's three-run shot for a 5-0 lead Tuesday was his fifth homer off Lincecu...
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