Patrick Corbin was rocked hard, surrendering eight runs in only 4 1⁄3 innings. J.D. Martinez continued his homer-hitting ways to help drive a rally, but the team was unable to keep the Padres from responding an inning later.
Related: Streak ends despite rally
The Diamondbacks’ 13-game winning streak was not the only good streak to come to an end in Phoenix on Friday night. Patrick Corbin, coming off of five straight outings in which he surrendered only two total runs, was shelled for eight earned runs in only 4 1⁄3 innings.
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While Arizona’s winning streak may have come to an end, Cleveland’s has not as Edwin Encarnacion helped power the tribe to their 16th straight victory Friday night.
The Colorado Rockies helped their playoff cause on Friday, gaining a game on Arizona by hanging 5 earned runs on the Dodgers’ Yu Darvish in 4 1⁄3 innings, one night after pounding Clayton Kershaw.