Smith’s tie-breaking homer lifts Arizona past KC Royals 8-6


              Arizona Diamondbacks' Jordan Luplow, right, celebrates his three-run home run against the Kansas City Royals with Alek Thomas (5) and Jake McCarthy (30) during the sixth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 24, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
            
              Arizona Diamondbacks' Jordan Luplow hits a three-run home run against the Kansas City Royals during the sixth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 24, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
            
              Kansas City Royals' MJ Melendez (1) celebrates with Hunter Dozier (17) and Nicky Lopez, left, after Melendez scored against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the sixth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 24, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
            
              Kansas City Royals pitcher Taylor Clarke pauses on the field after giving up a home run to Arizona Diamondbacks' Pavin Smith during the sixth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 24, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
            
              Arizona Diamondbacks' Pavin Smith watches his home run against the Kansas City Royals during the sixth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 24, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
            
              Kansas City Royals left fielder Andrew Benintendi is unable to make a play on a double by Arizona Diamondbacks' Daulton Varsho during the sixth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 24, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
            
              Arizona Diamondbacks' Jordan Luplow (8) celebrates his three-run home run against the Kansas City Royals with Diamondbacks' David Peralta (6) during the sixth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 24, 2022, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Smith’s tie-breaking homer lifts Arizona past KC Royals 8-6