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MLB: Arizona 7, Washington 4
Paul Goldschmidt drove in three runs to back Patrick Corbin’s strong start Sunday in the Arizona Diamondbacks’ 7-4 win over Washington.
Goldschmidt’s two-run double in the third inning staked the D-backs to a 3-0 lead. The Arizona first baseman also added an RBI single during a four-run fifth that broke the game open.
Aaron Hill, Justin Upton and Miguel Montero also delivered run-scoring hits in the big frame as the D-backs salvaged one win a three-game series.
Corbin (4-4) held Washington to two runs on four hits over seven innings. The rookie left-hander didn’t allow a walk and struck out seven in the effort.
Washington’s Ross Detweiler (6-5) was tagged for five runs (four earned) on three hits over 4 2/3 frames.
Ryan Zimmerman, Adam LaRoche, Jayson Werth and Tyler Moore each drove in a run for the National League East-leading Nationals.
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