Highlights from the SweetSpot blogs.
Cliff Pennington's sacrifice fly to deep left field drove in the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Friday night.
Final: Diamondbacks 4, Rockies 3 (10)
Cliff Pennington drove home Welington Castillo with a sac fly in the 10th inning, giving the Diamondbacks their third walk-off win of the year. Pennington also had the game-tying RBI in the 6th inning
Rockies get out of jam
The Diamondbacks had the bases loaded with 1 out in the 9th, but a Yasmany Tomas strikeout and a Jake Lamb groundout ended the threat, sending the game vs. the Rockies into extra innings. Follow live
Unlikely run producer for Arizona
Cliff Pennington hadn't driven in a run since June 15, and had just 5 RBIs on the season coming into tonight. But his 6th-inning single brought home Jake Lamb and pulled the Diamondbacks even with the Rockies at 3-3. Follow live
Diamondbacks left-hander Patrick Corbin is to start Saturday against the Rockies in his first big league appearance in more than 1½ years.
Grantland: Don't doubt Goldschmidt
Ben Lindbergh says Diamondbacks 1B Paul Goldschmidt should continue a terrific season because he has been even more selective at the plate (which didn't seem possible). MLB breakouts and breakdowns
David Peralta had a tiebreaking, two-run triple with two outs in the sixth inning Thursday night for the Arizona Diamondbacks, helping Jeremy Hellickson to his fourth straight win at home, 8-1 ov
Jeremy Hellickson pitches lights out
The Diamondbacks starter went seven innings giving up 1 run on 3 hits, no walks and 6 strikeouts. Arizona crushed Colorado 8-1. Box score
Goldschmidt unanimous choice at first
Six of our ESPN baseball contributors agreed that the Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt deserves the start at 1B in the All-Star game. Goldschmidt's .350 average is tied for the league lead. ESPN's NL All-Stars
It's been a long road to recovery from Tommy John surgery for Arizona LHP Patrick Corbin, but he may make a start as early as this Saturday.
Who is deserves a spot on the National League's All-Star Game roster this year? Our experts make their picks for the Midsummer Classic in Cincinnati.
Kike Hernandez had three hits, including a triple and a double, and Brett Anderson pitched seven strong innings for his third straight victory as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Arizona Diam
Dodgers take series vs. Diamondbacks
Enrique Hernandez clubbed three hits, including a triple and a double, and Brett Anderson dazzled on the mound for the Dodgers, who beat Arizona 4-3.
With the first half winding down, the bloggers in the ESPN SweetSpot Network assess their teams.
Once again saddled with a big chunk of the game to navigate Tuesday, the Dodgers' bullpen did it nearly perfectly in a 6-4 win over the Diamondbacks.
Yasmani Grandal homered early and hit a two-run double in the 10th inning to finish with four RBI, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
Dodgers top D-backs in 10 innings
Howie Kendrick had himself quite a game tonight. The veteran second baseman went 4-for-5 with the tying RBI single in the 7th and the go-ahead solo HR in the 10th in Los Angeles' 6-4 win in Arizona.
Dodgers jump in front in extras
It took just 2 pitches in the 10th, but the Dodgers are back on top. Howie Kendrick drove a 1-0 pitch from D-backs reliever David Hernandez over the right-field wall to put L.A. up 4-3. Follow live
The Arizona Diamondbacks have recalled right-hander Matt Stites from Triple-A Reno and optioned right-hander Allen Webster to the Aces.
Goldschmidt in comfortable lead at first
Arizona Diamondbacks Paul Goldschmidt leads the NL first basemen with 7,341,683 votes. Goldschmidt leads the NL with a .465 on-base percentage and ranks second with a .349 batting average and .639 slugging percentage. NL All-Star Voting
Welington Castillo doubled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, capping a pair of comebacks by the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 10-6 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday night.
Diamondbacks vs Rockies
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