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Pollock, Corbin lead Diamondbacks over Cubs, 10-4

Published: Wednesday, July 24, 2013 5:30 a.m. CST
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Cubs manager Dale Sveum (left) argues with umpire Dana DeMuth after DeMuth tossed Sveum out of the game after the third inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday in Phoenix.

PHOENIX – A.J. Pollock doubled, tripled and drove in three runs, and Patrick Corbin scattered four hits over six innings to help the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago Cubs, 10-4, Tuesday night.

Corbin (12-1) allowed one run, struck out six and walked three for the Diamondbacks, who won for the second time in five games since the All-Star break to remain a half-game behind the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West.

Eric Chavez also tripled and had three RBIs. Martin Prado homered and Paul Goldschmidt added a run-scoring double for Arizona, which reached 10 runs for the first time since June 21.

In a matchup of All-Stars on the mound, Cubs lefty Travis Wood (6-7) started strong, but faded late, giving up four runs on eight hits and a pair of walks in 5 2/3 innings.

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