Posts Tagged Arizona

Wood loses again, Cubs fall to Diamondbacks 9-3

Chicago Cubs' Travis Wood, right, pauses at the pitcher's mound after getting a visit from teammates, including Mike Olt (30), as Wood gives up four runs during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — Travis Wood was a National League All-Star in 2013. He’s learning that it takes some time and faith to get back to the way he was pitching a year ago.

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Montero, Goldschmidt power Diamondbacks over Cubs

As teammate Miguel Montero's bat goes flying into the air, Arizona Diamondbacks' Ender Inciarte raises his arm in celebration as he comes in to score a run on a 3-run double by Montero against the Chicago Cubs during the fifth inning of a baseball game on Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks’ All-Stars shined on Saturday.

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Schimmel’s 29 leads East over West 125-124 in OT

West's Candice Dupree, of the Phoenix Mercury, shoots over East's Jessica Breland, of the Chicago Sky, during the first half the WNBA All-Star basketball game, Saturday, July 19, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

PHOENIX (AP) — Shoni Schimmel scored an All-Star game record 29 points and had eight assists as the East pulled out a 125-124 victory Saturday over the West in the first WNBA All-Star Game to go into overtime.

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Rizzo’s 2 homers not enough, Cubs lose 5-4

Chicago Cubs' Ryan Sweeney (6) can't catch a solo home run hit by Arizona Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 18, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

PHOENIX (AP) — Two home runs by Anthony Rizzo weren’t quite enough for the Chicago Cubs.

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