MILWAUKEE (AP) _ Jason Kubel, Paul Goldschmidt and Aaron Hill each homered in Arizona's 9-2 victory over the injury-depleted Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.
Kubel's two-run homer gave the Diamondbacks a 3-2 lead in the fourth. Goldschmidt then hit a two-run drive in the fourth to make it 6-2. Hill's solo shot capped the scoring in the eighth after his RBI double in the first gave Arizona a 1-0 lead.
Starter Patrick Corbin (1-0) gave up a run in each of the first two innings, but settled in to win his season debut. The right-hander gave up two runs on eight hits and one walk with two strikeouts in six innings.
Arizona had 16 hits with seven starters each getting two hits.
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