Arizona Diamondbacks defeat St. Louis Cardinals, 7-5

PHOENIX (AP) The Arizona Diamondbacks went from stunned to elated in one wild ninth inning.

Chris Young rescued Arizona's much-maligned bullpen with his second homer of the game, a two-run shot in the bottom of the ninth that gave the Diamondbacks a 7-5 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.

"You talk about a range of emotions. What a game," Arizona manager A.J. Hinch said. "We scored a lot of runs (five) with two outs and that's a good sign."

Albert Pujols had thr...

PHOENIX • The Cardinals got a performance from Chris Carpenter they can no longer afford to squander and a pulse from an offense they haven't been able to rely on — and still saw all of it wasted with the last swing of Sunday's game.

What a fitting finish to a misspent road trip.

Arizona's Chris Young hit his second home run of the game, lacing a pitch from reliever Kyle McClellan over the wall in left-center field for a 7-5 victory at Chase Field. Young's two-run sh...