Gallo’s bat, arm help Rangers edge D-backs 5-4 to end skid

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Texas Rangers' Joey Gallo, left, celebrates with third base coach Tony Beasley (27) after hitting a three-run home run off of Arizona Diamondbacks' Taylor Widener during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Arlington, Texas, Tuesday, July 27, 2021. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Joey Gallo went deep for the first time since the All-Star break with a towering three-run home run that put the Texas Rangers ahead in a 5-4 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks. The All-Star slugger also had two more assists from right field as the Rangers ended a 12-game losing streak. Dane Dunning allowed two runs on six hits in 6 1/3 innings. He got his second win in his last 12 starts. Arizona’s Kole Calhoun had two hits, including an RBI double. Diamondbacks starter Taylor Widener allowed all five runs in his 3 2/3 innings.