Luis Avilan

Diamondbacks score 9 runs in 8th, rout Dodgers 13-5

For most of the night Friday, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks were locked in a tight NL West fight.

Then came the eighth inning, and an avalanche of Arizona runs.

Paul Goldschmidt, Yasmany Tomas and Chris Iannetta each drove in two in a nine-run inning and the Diamondbacks routed the Dodgers 13-5.

"Hats off to everybody," Arizona's Chris Owings said. "It was just a team effort, one you can look back on and just smile."

Chris Taylor's pinch-hit home run had put the Dodgers up 5-4 in the seventh and manager Dave Roberts turned things over to the usually reliable Los Angeles bullpen.

"Uncharacteristic for...