Daily Tribune

 LATEST NEWS
 Top Stories
 Iraq
 South Asia Quake
 Hurricane Wilma
 U.S.
 World
 Business
 Personal Finance
 Technology
 Sports
 Entertainment
 Health
 Science
 Politics
 Washington
 Offbeat
 Weather
 Raw News
 NEWS SEARCH
 
 Text Archive
 SPECIAL SECTIONS
 Multimedia Gallery
 News Summary
 (AUDIO)
 News Summary
 (VIDEO)
 Today
 in History
 Video Gallery
 Photo Gallery
 PhotoWeek
 SportsWeek
 U.S. Census
 Database
 U.S. Crime
 Database
 Corrections
Apr 17, 7:31 PM EDT

Tomas' 1st 2-homer game carries D-backs to 7-3 win


AP Photo
AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi

Interactive
Complete Baseball Coverage
Interactives
Mark McGwire timeline
Steroids in Baseball
How to throw a knuckleball
An interactive looking at Derek Jeter's career
Bonds Multimedia
Bonds & BALCO Timeline
Bonds Breaks Home Run Record
Bonds: Chasing the HR Record
Latest News
Phillies hold on for 5th straight win, beat Indians 4-3

Rays beat Blue Jays 4-3 on Casali's walkoff hit

Mets win 8th straight, Conforto and Flores HR to beat Giants

Jesse Hahn pitches A's past Astros 2-0 in return to majors

Werth's bat, Ross' arm lead Nationals past Cardinals 6-1

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Yasmany Tomas homered twice, drove in three runs and scored three times to lead the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 7-3 victory against the San Diego Padres on Sunday.

Brandon Drury had a two-run homer, a triple and scored twice for the Diamondbacks, who bounced back from Saturday night's 5-3, 14-inning loss to take two of three.

Patrick Corbin (1-1) outdueled Robbie Erlin (1-2) in a matchup of lefties, allowing three runs, one earned, on six hits in 6 2/3 innings. He struck out seven and walked three.

Tomas, who defected from Cuba in 2013, had the first two-homer game of his two-season big league career. They were also his first of the season.

He hit a two-run shot to right with two outs in the first and a solo homer to right-center with one out in the sixth, both off Erlin. He also singled leading off the fourth and scored on Drury's homer to left, his first.

After Tomas homered in the sixth, Drury tripled to left and scored on Jake Lamb's groundout.

Erlin allowed six runs and eight hits in six innings, struck out four and walked one.

Arizona's Phil Gosselin homered leading off the eighth off Kevin Quackenbush, his eighth.

San Diego scored two unearned runs in the first inning on two singles and two errors, including a throwing error by Corbin.

Melvin Upton Jr., who hit a game-winning, two-run homer Saturday night, hit an RBI triple in the third to give the Padres a short-lived 3-2 lead.

TRAINER'S ROOM

Diamondbacks: RHP Shelby Miller is OK to make his next scheduled start Thursday at San Francisco. He left Saturday night's game in the second inning with cuts on his index finger after hitting the ground on his follow-through.

Padres: Skipper Andy Green said RHP Tyson Ross, on the disabled list with an inflamed right shoulder, will start throwing in the next few days. He won't be ready to be activated on Wednesday when eligible.

UP NEXT

Diamondbacks: Arizona opens a four-game series at San Francisco on Monday night, with RHP Rubby De La Rosa (0-1, 8.00) opposing RHP Jake Peavy (0-1, 10.00). De La Rosa was the loser in Saturday night's 5-3, 14-inning setback to the Padres, allowing Melvin Upton Jr.'s two-run home run.

Padres: After taking Monday off, San Diego opens a three-game home series against Pittsburgh with RHP Colin Rea (0-1, 5.56) facing LHP Francisco Liriano (1-0, 2.45).

© 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.