Paul Goldschmidt Homers Twice to Lead Arizona to Victory

GoldschmidtPaul Goldschmidt’s two home runs led the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 9-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night, the first game in a three-game series in Miami.

The two-homer game is Goldschmidt’s second multi-home run game in his young career, the first occurring on May 18, 2012 against the Los Angeles Dodgers. He would finish the game with a career high 4 hits and 4 RBI, along with 4 runs scored.

Goldschmidt is now hitting .338/.421/.656 with 12 home runs and 35 RBI in 42 games for the 24-18 Diamondbacks. The Arizona first baseman has had a torrid month of May, hitting .449 with 7 home runs and 17 RBI.

The Diamondbacks have now won three in a row and seven out of their last ten games. Arizona sits second in the NL West standings with a solid record of 24-18, half a game back of the division leading San Francisco Giants.

 

Latest News

Sources: New York Yankees and Matt Holliday Agree to Deal
Sources: New York Yankees and Matt Holliday Agree to Deal
All-Star Game Outcome Will Not Determine Home Field at World Series
All-Star Game Outcome Will Not Determine Home Field at World Series
Rick Porcello Wins AL Comeback Player of the Year
Rick Porcello Wins AL Comeback Player of the Year
Edwin Encarnacion Best Hitter on Free Agent Market
Edwin Encarnacion Best Hitter on Free Agent Market
Red Sox Could Start Pablo Sandoval at Third in 2017
Red Sox Could Start Pablo Sandoval at Third in 2017
Lockout by MLB Owners Possible
Lockout by MLB Owners Possible


Leave a Reply

 
© 2006-2016 BBNS.