Jennings, Beckham power Rays past Diamondbacks 6-4

Tampa Bay Rays' Chris Archer throws a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks Monday, June 6, 2016, in Phoenix. The Rays defeated the Diamondbacks 6-4. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

PHOENIX (AP) – Desmond Jennings had three hits, including a home run, and Tim Beckham also went deep to power the Tampa Bay Rays past the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Monday night.

Chris Archer (4-7) struck out 12 over six innings for the Rays, who have won four straight. Archer allowed three runs, five hits and three walks in his first win since May 17.

Alex Colome pitched the ninth for his 16th save in as many chances.

David Peralta homered in his first game off the disabled list for the Diamondbacks, who have lost 17 of 25. Arizona is 9-21 at home, the second-worst record in the majors behind Atlanta.

Beckham hit a two-run homer and Jennings added an RBI double during a four-run fifth against Robbie Ray (2-5).

Ray gave up five runs and eight hits in 4 2/3 innings with three walks and six strikeouts. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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