The Dbacks offense had enough with the losing record and threw 7 runs together, backed by homers from A.J Pollock and Welington Castillo in Matt Harrison's first start since having the spinal fusion surgery last year. Pollock, Castillo and Ahmed each contributed 2 hits to the cause while Pennington, Lamb and Goldy all had a single hit.
Jeremy Hellickson started for the team and started strong but faded after the 2nd because of a blister suffered to his throwing hand. The bullpen had his back however, and went 5 innings, giving up just 2 runs and securing the victory for the Dbacks.
The win moved the Dbacks record to 42-42, the first time they had been at .500 since they started the year at 8-8. The win also tied them with the San Francisco Giants for 2nd place in the NL West and moved them that much closer to the last wild card slot.