Diamondbacks make it 2 straight wins over the Padres

Justin Upton hits 2 more HR

CREATED Jul 27, 2011

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(SAN DIEGO) -- Sports Director: Dave Silver

Arizona outfielder Justin Upton hit 2 home runs on Wednesday night to lead the Diamondbacks over San Diego 4-3. Upton has 5 homers in his last 8 games. Ian Kennedy pitched 6 innings for Arizona and picked up his team-high 12th win. Xavier Nady's 2 run homer in the 7th inning proved to be the difference. Former Tucson Padre Luis Martinez collected his first major league hit when he  homered in the bottom of the 7th. Arizona trails San Francisco by 3 games in the National League west. They finish the series with San Diego on Thursday at 12:35pm.