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Kelly stops Giants again, Diamondbacks win 5-2

Sep. 24, 2022 23:58 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Merrill Kelly can’t explain his success against the San Francisco Giants this season. “I guess you’d probably have to ask them on what they see," Kelly said after the Arizona Diamondbacks defeated the Giants 5-2 Saturday night, snapping San Francisco's...

Rookie Vargas, Dodgers rally past D-backs, 5th win in row

Sep. 20, 2022 19:43 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rookie Miguel Vargas drove in the go-ahead run with an infield single in a five-run eighth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied past the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-5 Tuesday for their MLB-leading 44th comeback win in the first game of a doubleheader. “We did...

Jameson wins in major league debut, Dbacks top Padres 4-0

Sep. 16, 2022 01:36 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Drey Jameson couldn't really put it into words how it felt to pitch a gem in his major league debut. “It was awesome. I don’t really know what to say about it,” the 25-year-old right-hander said after throwing seven shutout innings in the Arizona Diamondbacks'...

Alfaro's 2-run single in 9th rallies Padres past Dbacks, 6-5

Sep. 07, 2022 01:44 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jorge Alfaro hit a two-run, bases-loaded single with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the San Diego Padres to a wild 6-5 comeback victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night. The Padres, who fell behind 5-0 after five innings, pulled back into the...

Gallen ties scoreless start record as Arizona stops Brewers

Sep. 04, 2022 19:10 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Zac Gallen tied the major-league record with his sixth consecutive scoreless start on Sunday, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 5-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers. Gallen (11-2) extended his scoreless streak to 41 1/3 innings. He allowed only two singles and...

Taylor hits 2-run homer in 10th, Brewers beat Dbacks 8-6

Sep. 04, 2022 01:07 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Rowdy Tellez gave the Brewers a shot. Tyrone Taylor's two-run shot put it away. Another Milwaukee comeback win. Taylor hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning after Tellez's pinch-hit tying solo homer in the ninth, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers to an...

Rivera has 3 hits, bullpen shines, D-backs beat Brewers 2-1

Sep. 03, 2022 01:38 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks made an under-the-radar move at the trade deadline one month ago, acquiring third baseman Emmanuel Rivera in a trade with the Royals for pitcher Luke Weaver. So far, the deal looks like a steal for the D-backs. Rivera had three...

Walker's bat, Kelly's arm lead Diamondbacks past Brewers 5-0

Sep. 02, 2022 01:12 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — After a few years of floundering at or near the bottom of the NL West, the Arizona Diamondbacks are starting to look like a pretty good baseball team. Christian Walker hit a two-run homer, Merrill Kelly pitched seven stellar innings and the D-backs beat the Milwaukee...

Rivera, Rojas help Diamondbacks ease past White Sox 7-2

Aug. 27, 2022 00:26 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Josh Rojas hit a three-run double and Emmanual Rivera had a two-run homer in Arizona's six-run second inning, and the Diamondbacks beat the Chicago White Sox 7-2 on Friday night. Chicago product Alek Thomas hit a deep sacrifice fly to score Christian Walker to start...

Gallen extends scoreless streak, D-backs blank Giants 5-0

Aug. 18, 2022 19:53 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Zac Gallen struck out a career-high 12 in 7 1/3 innings, extending his shutout streak and pitching the Arizona Diamondbacks past the San Francisco Giants 5-0 on Thursday. Gallen (9-2) limited the Giants to four hits and has now thrown 21 1/3 consecutive...