Evan Longoria homered twice and drove in five runs as the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-4 Friday night for their 10th win in 11 games.
Los Angeles Angels two-way phenom Shohei Ohtani's no-hit bid fell *just short* Thursday night.
Arizona ace Zac Gallen pitched seven innings of two-run ball. He struck out six and walked one.
All rise! Slugger Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees has tied the American League home run record with his 61st bomb of the season, matching the late great Roger Maris' 1961 mark.
Arizona starter Zach Davies (2-5) yielded six hits and four runs in 4 1/3 innings to take the loss after not factoring in the decision in his last 11 starts.
The Giants have not been mathematically eliminated yet from the wild-card race because they went 6-1 on their trip to Colorado and Arizona. Their only loss was Saturday to Merrill Kelly and the Diamondbacks.
Kelly (13-7) went seven innings and permitted just four hits and two runs to drop his season ERA to 3.13. He struck out six and walked one.
The Dodgers didn’t take the lead until Arizona starter Zac Gallen left after eight innings. He struck out a career-high 13.
Relying heavily on his curveball, Bumgarner tossed six innings of one-run ball, giving the 2014 World Series MVP his first win in nearly two months, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1 on Wednesday night.
After stranding 12 runners though seven innings, managing just one run on seven hits, the Dodgers batted around in the eighth and rallied from a 5-1 deficit.
Merrill Kelly gave up five runs and eight hits in six innings. The right-hander struck out seven and walked two.
Juan Soto homered for the first time in three weeks and Yu Darvish pitched six scoreless innings, helping the San Diego Padres beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-1.
Drury hit a pair of homers, Blake Snell threw a season-high seven innings and the Padres cruised to a 12-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.
“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’ 4-0 victory over the San Diego Padres on Thursday night.
It was the second straight shutout by the Dodgers in Arizona. Tyler Anderson and two relievers handled the Diamondbacks 6-0 on Monday.
Ryne Nelson threw six shutout innings in his second major league start, extending his scoreless streak to 13 innings since he was called up to the big leagues last week.
Braves pitcher Tyler Matzek spent 5 years battling the yips, which caused his wrist and arm to lock up on him. Now, the 31-year-old is sharing how he overcame anxiety to get back on the mound.
The baseball legend spent 22 years with the Detroit Tigers before being inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Zac Gallen retired the first nine batters he faced to extend his scoreless innings streak to a franchise-record 44 1/3 innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 12-6 on Sunday.
The Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 13-10 Friday night after wasting a seven-run lead.