Byrnes singles in game winner

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PHOENIX – Eric Byrnes singled home Mark Reynolds in the 11th inning to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves today.

Reynolds led off the inning with a ground-rule double off Jeff Bennett (2-2) that bounced into the Atlanta bullpen down the right-field line. Reynolds moved to third on Miguel Montero's sacrifice bunt.

With the infield playing in, Byrnes hit a dribbler up the middle.

Tony Pena (5-2) pitched two perfect innings for the win.

Javier Vazquez blanked the Diamondbacks through six innings but didn't make it through the seventh.

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