facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

MLB: Arizona 3, Miami 0 (2nd game)

Aug. 23, 2012 at 12:30 AM   |   Comments

PHOENIX, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Wade Miley gave up four hits Wednesday and combined with J.J. Putz to bring Arizona a 3-0 blanking of Miami and a sweep of a day-night double header.

The Diamondbacks won the opener 3-2.

Miley (14-8) worked eight innings, striking out five and walking one. Putz needed just eight pitches in the ninth inning to record his 25th save.

Paul Goldschmidt singled in Arizona's first run in the opening inning and an infield base hit in the fourth by Chris Johnson delivered another. Goldschmidt scored later in the fourth on a passed ball.

Wade LeBlanc (2-3) went seven innings while taking the loss. He allowed all three runs on five hits.

A win for the Diamondbacks in their next game, Friday against San Diego, would allow them to move four games above .500 and equal their high-water mark for the season.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Most Popular
1
Red Sox sign Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo for 7-year deal
2
Yankees host White Sox trying to stay in playoff hunt
3
Tim Shaw reveals he has ALS in Ice Bucket Challenge video
4
Mariners turn to King Felix, resume road trip in Boston
5
Royals try to bounce back in Arlington
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback