Young homers again, D-Backs beat Pirates 5-1

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PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 16:  Chris Young #24 of the Arizona Diamondbacks attempts to steal second base against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Chase Field on April 16, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images) By Norm Hall PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 16: Chris Young #24 of the Arizona Diamondbacks attempts to steal second base against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Chase Field on April 16, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images) By Norm Hall

PHOENIX (AP) -- Chris Young had three hits including his team-best fifth home run and Joe Saunders pitched seven strong innings to help lead the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 5-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.

Saunders (1-0) allowed a run on six hits with two walks and five strikeouts.
 
Aaron Hill and Gerardo Parra also homered for the Diamondbacks, who have won two straight. Arizona is 25-4 in its last 29 home games.

Neil Walker drove in the run for the Pirates, who have lost six of seven.

Pittsburgh has scored two runs or fewer in seven of 10 games this season.