“I do not assume we performed our crisp model of baseball defensively or on the bases,” Kapler stated. “We weren’t at our greatest and are going to should be higher than that.”
Nick Ahmed hit a two-run homer to assist Arizona rally from an early four-run deficit, however the bullpen had one other letdown. The last-place Diamondbacks have misplaced six of seven.
“We fell down 4 runs, fought again and tied it, and took the lead,” Diamondbacks supervisor Torey Lovullo stated. “We simply acquired clipped. We simply should do a greater job on the mound.”
Diamondbacks starter Jake Faria allowed a run in 4 innings in opposition to St. Louis on June 28 in his first huge league begin since 2018. The fitting-hander escaped a jam within the first inning in opposition to the Giants, however could not wriggle out of hassle within the third.
San Francisco wore pink caps as a part of Main League Baseball’s Fourth of July promotion, a obvious change from the Giants’ typical black.
Yastrzemski hit his twelfth homer, a two-run shot, adopted by Brandon Crawford’s run-scoring triple and Donovan Solano’s RBI single.
“He was OK,” Lovullo stated of Faria. “I believe the road rating was little worse than what it was. He attacked the zone, had actual good spin on his secondary pitches and he competed.
Giants starter Sammy Lengthy could not maintain the lead.