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D'backs tie franchise record with 21 hits, beat Rangers 19-4

Jul. 18, 2019 12:57 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Eduardo Escobar and his Arizona teammates jumped all over Texas' pitchers en route to a record tying night. Escobar homered twice, and the Diamondbacks' red-hot bats tied a franchise record for a nine-inning game with 21 hits while thumping the Texas Rangers 19-4. The 19 runs were...

Lamb hits first HR in more than a year, D-backs top Rockies

Jul. 7, 2019 2:49 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — An All-Star in 2017, Jake Lamb missed more than half of last season with a shoulder injury that required surgery. Then early this season, he strained his quadriceps and missed almost three months. But Lamb stayed the course despite the frustration, and it paid off on Saturday night. He hit...

Walk this way: Dodgers beat D-backs 5-4 on 5 straight walks

Jul. 3, 2019 2:55 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers couldn't believe what they were seeing. Neither could Diamondbacks closer Greg Holland. Trailing 4-3 and down to their last out, Cody Bellinger's bases-loaded walk — the fifth in a row given up by Arizona's bullpen with two outs — forced in the winning run in...

Pillar drives in 5 as Giants top Diamondbacks 10-4

Jun. 30, 2019 9:17 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner is pitching as well as he has in years. Just be careful how you phrase it. "I'm not really a fan of that 'vintage' deal," the 2014 World Series MVP snapped back when asked how he felt compared to his best years. Kevin Pillar had four hits including a homer and drove...

Greinke pitches Diamondbacks to 4-3 win over Giants

Jun. 30, 2019 2:31 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Zack Greinke likes his chances of being named to the National League All-Star team Sunday. Even if it doesn't happen, the Arizona right-hander is content keeping his road success going. Greinke pitched seven shutout innings, Eduardo Escobar hit an RBI single to break a scoreless tie in...

Locastro wins it, D-backs end six-game losing streak

Jun. 23, 2019 8:47 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Tim Locastro has been hit by pitches 12 times in 102 plate appearances this season. Avoiding it with the bases loaded on Sunday still worked in his favor. Locastro's single in the 10th inning gave the Arizona Diamondbacks a 3-2 win over the San Francisco Giants, a line drive to left field...

Dickerson, bullpen help Giants beat Diamondbacks 7-4

Jun. 23, 2019 2:37 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Alex Dickerson has had two nights to remember in his return to the big leagues. Dickerson had three RBIs, and five San Francisco relievers held the Arizona Diamondbacks scoreless for five innings in the Giants' 7-4 win Saturday night. Dickerson, who doubled twice, has now driven in nine runs...

Dickerson has 6 RBIs in Giants' 11-5 win over Diamondbacks

Jun. 22, 2019 1:47 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Alex Dickerson's day started in Las Vegas with a call-up to the big leagues. It ended with a big jackpot in the desert. Dickerson had a grand slam and six RBIs in his San Francisco debut, Kevin Pillar had four RBIs and the Giants rolled over the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-5 Friday night. "I...

Sale strikes out 10, leading Red Sox past Orioles 7-2

Jun. 15, 2019 11:39 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Chris Sale struck out 10 over six sharp innings, J.D. Martinez homered in a third straight game and the surging Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-2 on Saturday. Sale (3-7) gave up two runs, six hits and a walk. Both runs came in the sixth, after the left-hander extended his...

Diamondbacks hit 4 HRs off Strasburg, beat Nationals 10-3

Jun. 15, 2019 9:24 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks jumped all over three-time All-Star Stephen Strasburg from the opening pitch. Ketel Marte hit two of Arizona's four solo homers off Strasburg and the Diamondbacks beat the Washington Nationals 10-3 on Saturday. Marte homered on the first pitch of the game and...