SD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Ari 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 X 5
Date of game: 8/22/2014

Recap: Arizona vs. San Diego

Phoenix, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Josh Collmenter carried a shutout into the ninth inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks snapped a six-game losing streak with a 5-1 win over the San Diego Padres in the opener of a three-game series.

Collmenter (9-7) had pitched to an 8.50 ERA over his previous four outings but was masterful on Friday, holding the Padres to a measly two hits over the first eight innings.

"I was able to locate...and keep the ball down in the zone," Collmenter said.

He was pulled with one out in the ninth after giving up two more hits, and a wild pitch by Matt Stites allowed San Diego's only run to score.

Miguel Montero went 2-for-3 with a two-run homer while Jake Lamb scored a run and knocked in another to back Collmenter's strong effort.

Odrisamer Despaigne (3-5) gave up four runs -- three earned -- on five hits over as many innings for San Diego, which had dropped six of eight overall.

David Peralta began a two-out rally in the first inning with a triple and scored when Mark Trumbo legged out an infield single in the hole between short and third.

Montero then rung one off the right-field foul pole for his 13th home run of the season, and Arizona made it 4-0 with an unearned run in the second. With a runner on third and two outs, Ender Inciarte bounced one toward second baseman Jedd Gyorko, whose error allowed Lamb to score.

Lamb added a run-scoring fielder's choice in the eighth.

The Diamondbacks played terrific defense behind Collmenter, who retired 15 straight after Peralta ended the third inning by throwing out Alexi Amarista from right field trying to go from first to third.

"The story was (Collmenter). We couldn't solve him," Padres manager Bud Black said.

Game Notes

Collmenter's only complete game in his career came in a shutout of the Reds on May 29 ... Amarista had two of San Diego's four hits ... San Diego's Andrew Cashner (shoulder) will make his first start since June 18 on Saturday. Vidal Nuno will toe the rubber for the Diamondbacks ... Game time: 2:21.

In the FCS Huddle: 2014 Patriot League Preview

Georgetown also underwent a head coaching change in the offseason, and, like Colgate, its Patriot League programs has continuity leading into the 2014 season. The Hoyas elevated assistant Rob Sgarlata to head coach after he served for 18 seasons as an assistant coach - the last nine under Kevin Kelly.

NASCAR News
Blaney steals Nationwide win from Busch at Bristol

Ryan Blaney claimed his second career win in the Nationwide Series after passing Kyle Busch for the lead following a restart with six laps to go in Friday night's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Angels' Richards has surgery

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim announced starting pitcher Garrett Richards underwent surgery Friday to repair the torn patellar tendon in his left knee.

Curry, Harden, Irving to represent USA Basketball in Spain

Stephen Curry, James Harden and Kyrie Irving were among the roster of 12 players named to represent the USA Basketball team in the upcoming FIBA World Cup in Spain.

Giguere announces retirement

Jean-Sebastien Giguere, who patrolled NHL creases for 16 seasons and spent last year as a backup with the Colorado Avalanche, announced his retirement on Thursday.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.