Chris Young excels with glove and bat, Arizona beat CubsPosted: Updated:
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chris Young drove in two runs, scored twice and made a pair of nice catches in center field as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago Cubs 6-4 Wednesday.
Arizona ended its eight-game losing streak against the Cubs.
Armando Galarraga (1-0) won in his first career NL start, giving up five hits and four runs in 7 1-3 innings. J.J. Putz pitched a perfect ninth for his second save.
Gerardo Parra had three hits and scored a run and Miguel Montero hit his second homer of the season for the Diamondbacks.
Alfonso Soriano hit his third homer of the season and Aramis Ramirez hit his second for Chicago.
Ryan Dempster (0-2) gave up five runs and 10 hits in seven innings.