Allen's RBI single gives D-backs win in 10 inningsPosted: Updated:
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Brandon Allen singled in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning, lifting the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 4-2 win over the San Diego Padres last night.
Gerardo Parma reached in the 10th with a one-out infield single off Adam Russell. Ryan Roberts then singled with pinch-runner Trent Oeltjen taking third. Allen followed with a line drive to right-center to bring home the go-ahead run.
Pinch-hitter Alex Romero then grounded out to bring in another run as Arizona won for just the second time in 11 games.
Clay Zavada pitched one inning for the win.
Juan Gutierrez worked the 10th inning for his fourth save in five chances.