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Saturday August 1st, 2015 1:43AM

Owings gets second win as D'backs beat Dodgers

By The Associated Press
PHOENIX - The red hot Diamondbacks have now won six in a row with a 4-3 final over the Dodgers -- as Gainesville's Micah Owings picked up his second win of the young season.

One of Eric Byrnes' three hits was a two-run single in the seventh that drove in the go-ahead run. Augie Ojeda matched a career-best with three hits, including a double.

Owings went seven innings, giving up three runs on seven hits.

Brandon Lyon retired all three batters he faced in the ninth for his second save.

James Loney homered for Los Angeles.

Hiroki Kuroda was the Dodgers' losing pitcher.
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