Justin Upton hit a two-out, two-run homer off closer Rafael Betancourt in the ninth inning to help the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 9-7 on Thursday in a game that was briefly delayed by a swarm of bees.
The Diamondbacks' field crew used a combination of cotton candy and lemonade to help disperse a swarm of bees that delayed the Giants split squad's 11-1 win over Arizona for 41 minutes in the second inning Sunday.
The Houston Astros -- who once had the "Killer B's" -- beat the San Diego Padres 7-2 on Thursday, but only after waiting out a 52-minute delay in the top of the ninth inning caused when a swarm of bees took over part of left field at Petco Park.
DETROIT -- They swirled and swarmed their way through Comerica Park, flitting into the ears, mouths and hair of hapless Detroit Tigers fans with no antidote in sight. Untold thousands of flying ants descended on the downtown Detroit ballpark d...