Brandon Allen hits a three-run homer in the fifth inning on Thursday. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP)
By Steve Gilbert / MLB.com
Backed by an outburst that included homers from Mark Reynolds and Brandon Allen, Yusmeiro Petit tossed six scoreless innings as the D-backs routed the Giants. Reynolds' dinger was his 39th of the season, while Allen's three-run shot was the first of his career.
a-Struck out for Petit, Y in the 7th. b-Grounded out for Zavada in the 9th.
BATTING 2B: Montero, M (25, Martinez, J), Drew (26, Martinez, J), Upton, J (24, Valdez, M), Parra, G (14, Howry), Allen (1,
Howry). 3B: Drew (9, Martinez, J). HR: Reynolds, Ma (39, 5th inning off Martinez, J, 0 on, 1 out), Allen (1, 5th inning off Martinez, J, 2 on, 1 out). TB: Allen 6; Parra, G 4; Reynolds, Ma 5; Montero, M 3; Drew 5; Oeltjen; Upton, J 3; Petit, Y. RBI: Reynolds, Ma 2 (86), Montero, M (45), Parra, G 2 (48), Drew (54), Allen 4 (5), Upton, J (67). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Allen; Upton, J; Roberts, R; Parra, G; Romero, A. SF: Parra, G. Team RISP: 5-for-14. Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING SB: Oeltjen (3, 2nd base off Martinez, J/Whiteside).