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Paul Goldschmidt broke out of a slump with two hits and two RBIs to help the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 4-2 on Thursday night.
Martin Prado and Aaron Hill also drove in runs for the Diamondbacks, who won their second straight after losing five of their previous six. Miguel Montero added two hits.
Pablo Sandoval had two hits and drove in a run for the Giants, who have lost three of four. Hector Sanchez also drove in a run and Brandon Belt had two hits.
Trevor Cahill (6-10) won his third straight decision since coming off the disabled list. He allowed two runs and six hits in five innings.
Ryan Vogelsong (3-5) lost for the first time since since May 15, though he missed 69 games with a fractured right hand. He gave up four runs and eight hits over 4 2-3 innings.
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2013 has been a frustrating year for J.J. Putz. After looking like he had finally regained the form that made him such a reliable closer for the Arizona Diamondbacks, Putz dislocated his little finger while trying to barehand a ground ball on August 23rd and found himself back on the DL. Steve Gilbert of MLB.com reports that Putz is still planning to return to the mound before...
Arizona Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson was ejected from Thursday night's game with the San Francisco Giants by umpire Tom Hallion for arguing a call at home plate.
Gibson argued a call on which Pablo Sandoval of the Giants scored on a sacrifice fly by Hector Sanchez in the fourth inning.
Gerardo Parra's throw from right field seemed to arrive in Miguel Montero's mitt...
PHOENIX -- Five months ago, The Diamondbacks' walkoff celebration was a simple mixture of dirt and water.As the walkoffs grew, so did the brew.Thus, Willie Bloomquist found himself lathered in a combination bananas, bubble gum, water, dirt, Gatorade and whatever else D-backs' players could carry to the field to greet him after his one-out single in the 10th inning gave the...
Yusmeiro Petit outpitched Patrick Corbin last weekend in his first start against his former team. Those starters meet again Friday night when Petit's Giants and Corbin's Diamondbacks continue a four-game set at AT&T Park.
Petit (2-0, 3.12 ERA) went 9-19 with a 5.05 ERA in 56 games -- 35 starts -- for Arizona from 2007-09 and did not pitch in the majors again until he...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Paul Goldschmidt broke out of a slump with two hits and two RBIs to help the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 4-2 on Thursday night.
Martin Prado and Aaron Hill also drove in runs for the Diamondbacks, who won their second straight after having lost five of their previous six. Miguel Montero added two hits.
Pablo Sandoval had two hits and...
Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill joins Steve Berthiaume for the season's final episode of Cup of Coffee with Steve Berthiaume. Check out these preview clips, and watch the entire episode on FOX Sports Arizona immediately following Sunday's telecast of the D-backs vs. the Giants.
Willie Bloomquist lined his third hit for a run-scoring single in the 10th inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks avoided a three-game sweep with a 4-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday.
Eric Chavez got the final rally started by blooping a single off Luis Perez (0-1) and pinch-runner Adam Eaton moved to third on A.J. Pollock's single off Jeremy Jeffress. Bloomquist then...
By JOHN MARSHALL
AP Sports Writer
PHOENIX -- Willie Bloomquist lined his third hit for a run-scoring single in the 10th inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks avoided a three-game sweep with a 4-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday.
Eric Chavez got the final rally started by blooping a single off Luis Perez (0-1) and pinch-runner Adam Eaton moved to third on A.J. Pollock...
The Toronto Blue Jays roughed up Arizona right-hander Randall Delgado right away, building a three-run lead.
Then the Blue Jays went quiet. Real quiet.
Struggling after its early burst, Toronto became the first team in 43 years to leave no runners on base in an extra-inning game, losing 4-3 to the Diamondbacks on Wednesday after Willie Bloomquist hit a run-scoring single in the...
Gerardo Parra fielded this on a line single, so he had to generate momentum from a standstill and still threw a laser on the fly to get the runner.
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Red Sox fan elbows lady’s phone onto field, immediately flips beer into another’s face
Hyun Jin Ryu’s slide is basically him dropping the butt on home plate
Sang Hyun Kim shows Yasiel Puig how...
The Arizona Diamondbacks could sorely use a better performance against the San Francisco Giants to boost their faint playoff hopes.
The Diamondbacks seek to end their struggles against the Giants in a four-game series at AT&T Park that begins Thursday night.
Arizona (70-68) trails Cincinnati by seven games for the NL's final wild-card spot after rallying for a 4-3 win in...
Brandon McCarthy pitched eight strong innings and Paul Goldschmidt had three hits, including a triple, to lift the Diamondbacks to a 2-1 win over the San Francisco Giants on Saturday night.
McCarthy (4-9) gave up one run and six hits while striking out six. Brad Ziegler pitched a scoreless ninth for his ninth save in 11 chances.
Goldschmidt broke a 1-1 tie with a triple to right...