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Phillies beat Arizona 9-8 in 10 innings for sweep

By JOHN MARSHALLJune 29, 2016
Arizona Diamondbacks' Chris Herrmann, left, waits to tag out Philadelphia Phillies' Freddy Galvis as he tries to score on a double by teammate Cesar Hernandez during the fourth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 29, 2016, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Arizona Diamondbacks' Chris Herrmann, left, waits to tag out Philadelphia Phillies' Freddy Galvis as he tries to score on a double by teammate Cesar Hernandez during the fourth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 29, 2016, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) — Pinch-hitter Tyler Goeddel hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and the Philadelphia Phillies completed their first sweep at Chase Field in 10 years with a 9-8 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday.

The Diamondbacks went up 7-4 in the seventh inning on Paul Goldschmidt’s two-run double, but the Phillies rallied with four runs in the eighth to go up 8-7.

Jean Segura tied it in the bottom half on an infield single, but the Diamondbacks allowed Jeanmar Gomez (3-2) to escape a jam in the ninth.

Peter Bourjos, who earlier had a two-run homer, hit a two-out single off Silvino Bracho (0-2) in the 10th and moved to third on Cody Asche’s single. Goeddel followed with a line drive to right for the go-ahead run.

Brett Oberholtzer worked around a single in the 10th for his first save.

Asche had three RBIs and Cesar Hernandez finished with four of Philadelphia’s 17 hits.

Jake Lamb hit a three-run homer for Arizona, which had 15 hits.

Phillies starter Zach Eflin struggled early before settling into a rhythm.

Lamb, who hit a solo homer in Tuesday’s loss to the Phillies, hit his ninth homer in June in the first inning off the rookie right-hander, a three-run shot to center.

Segura added a sacrifice fly in the second inning, but Eflin retired 10 of the next 11 batters.

Eflin allowed four runs — three earned — on six hits and struck out three in six innings.

Arizona starter Archie Bradley was sharp in his previous two starts, allowing a run in 11 innings.

The right-hander gave up more than that in the first inning against the Phillies, when Bourjos hit a towering two-run homer to left.

Eflin hit a leadoff double against Bradley in the fifth inning for his first big league hit and later scored his first run on Asche’s double that pulled Philadelphia to 4-3.

Bradley allowed three runs and eight hits and struck out four in six innings.

TRAINER’S ROOM

Phillies: Top prospect Mark Appel, the first overall pick in the 2013 draft by Houston, is out for the season after having surgery to remove a bone spur from his right elbow.

Diamondbacks: Arizona had no update on Zack Greinke a day after the right-hander strained his left oblique and left after two innings against the Phillies. Manager Chip Hale said the team should have a better idea by Friday.

UP NEXT

Phillies: Jeremy Hellickson could be making one of his last starts for Philadelphia against Kansas City on Friday with contending teams expected to be interested in the right-hander at the trade deadline.

Diamondbacks: RHP Shelby Miller will be making his first start at Chase Field since May 18 and third overall since returning from the DL with a sprained right index finger when he faces the San Francisco Giants on Thursday.

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