PHOENIX — Patrick Corbin shut out the Los Angeles Dodgers on one hit over 71/3 innings, striking out a career-high 12 in the Arizona Diamondbacks’ 3-0 win on Wednesday.

The Diamondbacks swept the three-game series and won their ninth straight game against the Dodgers, going back to a pair of three-game series sweeps last season. Corbin earned his first win over the Dodgers since 2013.

Corbin (2-0) retired 14 batters in a row to start the game, eight on strikeouts. The Dodgers struggled to make solid contact, and it took Matt Kemp’s bloop double with two outs in the fifth to break up Corbin’s no-hit bid.

BRAVES 7, NATIONALS 1: Mike Foltynewicz outpitched Max Scherzer, Preston Tucker hit a three-run homer and Atlanta beat visiting Washington.

METS 4, PHILLIES 2: Yoenis Cespedes homered, Amed Rosario hit a two-run triple and the bullpen faced the minimum number of batters over five scoreless innings as New York downed visiting Philadelphia.



YANKEES 7, RAYS 2: Giancarlo Stanton turned boos to cheers with his first Yankee Stadium home run in pinstripes, an emphatic go-ahead drive in the first inning that led New York over Tampa Bay.

Stanton turned on a high slider from Blake Snell (0-1), driving the ball 458 feet to left field at 117.9 mph for a two-run homer.

Acquired from Miami in December, Stanton was booed a day earlier when he struck out a career-worst five times in the Yankees’ home opener.

Aaron Judge and Gary Sanchez also hit two-run homers for the Yankees.

ANGELS 3, INDIANS 2: Shohei Ohtani hit his second homer in two games at Angel Stadium in the fifth inning, and Zack Cozart had a walk-off homer in the 13th inning as the Angels topped Cleveland.

ASTROS 3, ORIOLES 2: Josh Reddick had three hits, and Alex Bregman’s tie-breaking RBI single in the seventh inning lifted Houston past visiting Baltimore for a three-game sweep.


WHITE SOX 4, BLUE JAYS 3: Matt Davidson hit his fourth home run of the season and Jose Abreu added a tie-breaking solo shot in the eighth inning as Chicago snapped host Toronto’s four-game winning streak.


TWINS 7, PIRATES 3: Brian Dozier homered for the third straight game as visiting Minnesota handed Pittsburgh its first loss of the season.

GIANTS 10, MARINERS 1: Pablo Sandoval splashed a three-run homer into McCovey Cove while making a rare start, Johnny Cueto earned his first win of the season and San Francisco jumped all over Seattle ace Felix Hernandez to win at home.


ROCKIES: NL batting champion Charlie Blackmon made a long-term commitment to Colorado rather than test next season’s free-agent market, agreeing to a contract that guarantees $108 million over six seasons.

PADRES: San Diego placed outfielder Wil Myers on the 10-day disabled list with nerve irritation in his right arm.

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