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Varsho, Smith help drive Arizona's 11-7 win over Detroit

Jun. 26, 2022 20:43 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Daulton Varsho hit a three-run homer, Pavin Smith had a career-high four hits and three RBIs and the Arizona Diamondbacks avoided a series sweep with a 11-7 win over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday. David Peralta also had three hits for Arizona, which snapped a...

Thomas hits 2 of Diamondbacks' 5 HRs in win over Pirates

Jun. 03, 2022 23:45 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Rookie Alek Thomas hit two of Arizona’s five home runs and the Diamondbacks opened a long road trip by beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-6 Friday night. Ketel Marte homered while extending his hitting streak to 15 games and Christian Walker and Jake McCarthy also...

Smith, Walker homers spoil Greinke's return to Arizona, 9-5

May. 24, 2022 02:32 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona's familiarity with Zack Greinke led to a solid offensive night against the Diamondbacks' former pitcher. Christian Walker and Pavin Smith homered and Ketel Marte’s two-run double broke a fourth-inning tie to help the Diamondbacks beat Kansas City 9-5 Monday...

Varsho's double scores 3 in 10th in Dbacks' 7-6 win vs Cubs

May. 21, 2022 21:01 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — With the game tied at 4 in the top of the 10th inning, the Cubs' Rowan Wick zipped a couple of fastballs past Arizona's Daulton Varsho before Varsho settled into a high-pressure at-bat. “All I told myself was, ‘Can’t get beat again,’” Varsho said. ...

Marlins use 8-run ninth to blow past Diamondbacks 11-3

May. 11, 2022 20:44 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Miami Marlins have found themselves on the losing end of most close games this year. They may have found a solution: blowouts. Miami turned a competitive afternoon into a comfortable win Wednesday, riding big swings by Jazz Chisholm Jr. and...

Rockies rally with two outs in 9th, beat Diamondbacks 4-1

May. 08, 2022 00:12 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Yonathan Daza, José Iglesias and Connor Joe hit consecutive, two-out, run-scoring singles in the ninth inning to help the Colorado Rockies rally past the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-1 on Saturday night. Colorado trailed 1-0 entering the ninth and pieced together four...

Marte, Ahmed homer in Arizona's 2-0 win over St. Louis

Apr. 30, 2022 18:16 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Merrill Kelly threw seven shutout innings and Ketel Marte and Nick Ahmed each homered in the eighth inning, lifting the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-0 over the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday. “I felt like it was going to be a race to two or three runs in this game and...

Hudson, Goldschmidt lift Cardinals over D-backs 8-3

Apr. 28, 2022 23:38 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dakota Hudson pitched six shutout innings, Paul Goldschmidt drove in three runs and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-3 Thursday night. St. Louis star Nolan Arenado had two hits after deciding to appeal a two-game suspension from Major League...

Megill shines for Mets, beating sloppy Diamondbacks 6-2

Apr. 24, 2022 20:34 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Tylor Megill's fastball was blazing, J.D. Davis smashed his first homer of the year and the opportunistic New York Mets won another ballgame by beating the sloppy Arizona Diamondbacks 6-2 on Sunday. The good times keep rolling for these Mets, who took two of three...