Dbacks Power Past Sloppy Dodgers To Avoid Sweep, 6-3

CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — Paul Goldschmidt and Miguel Montero homered to help Bronson Arroyo win his third straight start and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-3 Sunday, preventing a three-game sweep.

Arroyo (7-4) allowed a run and five hits in five innings.

Josh Beckett (4-4) was charged with four runs — three earned — and five hits through seven innings with six strikeouts and no walks for the Dodgers.

Goldschmidt hit his 15th home run in the first inning and Montero hit his 10th in the ninth inning, a two-run shot off Chris Perez.

Some absentmindedness by the Dodgers helped the Diamondbacks during a two-run seventh inning that increased the lead to 4-1.

Montero ended up with one-out infield single after second baseman Dee Gordon fielded his routine grounder and had neither first baseman Adrian Gonzalez nor Beckett covered the bag.

Aaron Hill followed with a single to…

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