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Diamondbacks Allow Giants to Sneak By 9-8

Miguel Montero went 3-4 with one home run but the Diamondbacks dropped the game to San Francisco, 9-8. The Diamondbacks let seven different players score at least once in the loss. Arizona left 11 men on base.

Behind 1-0, the Diamondbacks were able to take the lead in the bottom of the fourth when Montero and Mark Trumbo came in on a single by Gerardo Parra off starter Madison Bumgarner. Later that same inning, Aaron Hill hit a double, bringing in Parra and Chris Owings to make it 4-1. Tied 7-7 in the top of the ninth, the Giants moved in front to stay when Buster Posey homered off Addison Reed, scoring Brandon Belt.

Brandon McCarthy (0-0) worked 6 2/3 innings and picked up a no-decision after he surrendered five runs on six hits with four strikeouts and one walk. Working one inning in relief, Reed (0-1) was charged with his first loss of the year, surrendering two runs on two hits while fanning one and walking no one. Jean Machi (1-0) picked up the victory, pitching 1 2/3 innings and giving up no runs on one hit with three strikeouts and no walks. Montero gave a standout performance at the plate for the Diamondbacks, going 3 for 4 with a home run, two runs, an RBI, and a walk. Trumbo also had a great game, going 3 for 5 with two runs and two RBIs. Belt went 3 for 5 with a home run, three runs, and an RBI in the win.

The Diamondbacks will take on the Giants again Tuesday at Chase Field at 6:40 PM MST.

Giants Pitching
A94.6J. Machi1.20.000.6013018
B82.9M. Bumgarner4.00.002.0063278
C74.5J. Lopez0.10.003.001008
D63.9S. Romo1.09.002.0021016
F58.7Y. Petit2.013.503.5062147

Giants Offense
A+97.0B. Belt1B5331102
A93.6B. PoseyC5211200
A-91.1B. CrawfordSS4210000
A-90.7A. PaganCF5210201
A-90.3E. AdrianzaPH2110100
B85.4M. MorseLF3110011
C72.0G. BlancoPH1000100
C-71.3H. PenceRF4000110
C-71.0J. PerezLF1000000
D+69.0P. Sandoval3B5100102
D66.0J. Arias2B3010000

Diamondbacks Pitching
A94.4J. Collmenter1.00.000.0000010
C76.7B. McCarthy6.26.751.0564194
C75.3B. Ziegler0.10.006.0011111
D62.8A. Reed1.018.002.0021021
F55.0O. Perez0.03005

Diamondbacks Offense
A+100.9M. MonteroC4321110
A96.2M. TrumboLF5320201
A94.2C. OwingsSS5310000
A92.6A. Hill2B4200210
A-91.0C. PenningtonPH1100000
B+89.7P. Goldschmid1B5210001
B+87.3G. ParraRF3110310
C-72.0M. Prado3B5110001
C-70.0E. ChavezPH1000001
F52.0A. PollockCF6000004

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