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Reyes' homer lifts Paddack, Padres to 2-1 win over Arizona

May. 21, 2019 2:03 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — It's hard to beat the San Diego Padres' combination of slugger Franmil Reyes and rookie right-hander Chris Paddack. Reyes hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning to lift Paddack and the Padres to a 2-1 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night. Luke Weaver (3-3) had...

Sandoval's HR in 10th gives Giants 3-2 win over Diamondbacks

May. 19, 2019 9:01 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Pablo Sandoval and Brandon Crawford, two of San Francisco's oldest players, did not start Sunday's game. By the time it was over, they had made the two biggest plays, allowing the Giants to leave the desert with a series win. Sandoval opened the 10th inning with a pinch-hit homer after...

Sandoval, Belt homer in Giants' win over D'backs

May. 19, 2019 2:55 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — His pitching line didn't completely indicate it, but Madison Bumgarner couldn't have felt better on the mound Saturday night. It helped that his San Francisco Giants teammates provided plenty of run support. Bumgarner allowed four runs and five hits with six strikeouts in 6 1/3 innings in...

Diamondbacks' Greinke OK for next start after MRI is clear

May. 18, 2019 8:09 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Greinke is on track to make his next scheduled start Tuesday at San Diego after throwing a bullpen session before Saturday's game, Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo said. Greinke felt pain in his side and was diagnosed with abdominal tightness during the...

Escobar's 3-run triple helps Diamondbacks beat Giants 7-0

May. 18, 2019 1:37 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona had good pitching, timely hitting and solid defense. It's just the kind of game Torey Lovullo likes from the Diamondbacks, helping him become the second-fastest manager in team history to reach 200 wins. Eduardo Escobar hit a three-run triple and David Peralta homered, lifting the...

Giants activate catcher Buster Posey from concussion list

May. 17, 2019 9:07 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The San Francisco Giants have activated catcher Buster Posey from the seven-day concussion list. Posey was behind the plate and batted third Friday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks. He was hit on the helmet by a foul tip against Cincinnati on May 8 and placed on the injured list after...

Greinke exits with abdominal tightness, D-backs rout Pirates

May. 15, 2019 8:10 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Zack Greinke was cruising along when he felt something wrong. Taking no chances, the Arizona Diamondbacks ace called it a day. Greinke pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning before exiting with abdominal tightness and the Diamondbacks routed Chris Archer and the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-1....

Diamondbacks OF Peralta leaves game with tightness in back

May. 15, 2019 6:14 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder David Peralta has left a game with tightness in the area of his upper shoulder and back. Peralta exited after five innings Wednesday against Pittsburgh. He was replaced in left field by Blake Swihart. The Diamondbacks have a day off Thursday. Peralta leads...

Bell homers twice to lead Pirates past Diamondbacks 6-2

May. 15, 2019 1:54 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Josh Bell is on the best hitting streak of his career, and the Pittsburgh Pirates are along for the ride. Bell homered twice and Joe Musgrove allowed one hit through seven strong innings as the Pirates beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-2 Tuesday night. Phoenix native Cole Tucker hit a two-run...

Escobar, Walker go deep, Diamondbacks roll past Pirates 9-3

May. 14, 2019 2:32 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — After a three-game losing streak in which the Arizona Diamondbacks came up empty too often with opportunities to drive in more runs, hitting coach Darnell Coles changed things up in batting practice on Monday. The emphasis on situational hitting worked hours later. Eduardo Escobar homered,...