Sports Minute: Here is the latest Arizona sports news from The A - Tucson News Now

Sports Minute: Here is the latest Arizona sports news from The Associated Press

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Robbie Ray pitched seven innings of two-hit ball to lower the NL's second-best road ERA to 0.081, Gregor Blanco and Chris Owings homered, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-0 Thursday night for their ninth win in 10 games. Arizona has won four straight to move to 11 games above .500.

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - The Arizona Cardinals have signed safety Budda Baker, the team's second-round draft pick out of Washington. Baker, the 36th selection overall, led the Huskies in tackles and tackles for loss last season. He also had three sacks and two interceptions.

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson tops the National Football Players Association list of "Rising 50" players poised to break out as top sellers of merchandise this coming season. "He's just a great human being," Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said. "You would hope guys like that would be role models and companies would want to use their likeness." Johnson embraces being a role model, once writing a Players Tribune article on bullying, and sharing his experiences as a kid.

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) -Bode Miller's name is no longer on the roster of the U.S. ski team, though the opportunity to race remains open for five-time Olympian. Miller is now listed as "alumni," with his chances of making the Pyeongchang Olympics in February very much uncertain. He turns 40 in October and hasn't competitively raced since severing his right hamstring tendon during a crash in February 2015.

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