Yasmany Tomas hit two home runs, Archie Bradley pitched seven solid innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-1 on Wednesday night.
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Lineup: Diamondbacks (41-59) at Brewers (43-55)
- 1. Michael Bourn, LF (L)
- 2. Phil Gosselin, 2B (R)
- 3. Jean Segura, SS (R)
- 4. Paul Goldschmidt, 1B (R)
- 5. Welington Castillo, C (R)
- 6. Yasmany Tomas, RF (R)
- 7. Chris Owings, CF (R)
- 8. Brandon Drury, 3B (R)
- 9. Archie Bradley, RHP Daily notes
Scooter Gennett and Jonathan Villar each hit a two-run single in a five-run eighth inning that sent the Milwaukee Brewers to a 9-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
Daniel Hudson has pitched so poorly in relief of late that trade talks for him have come to a halt, Jerry Crasnick reports.
Small chance D-backs trade Goldschmidt
Is Jake Lamb more untouchable than Paul Goldschmidt?, Probably not, given the first baseman's team-friendly contract. Imagine what the Diamondbacks could get if they did make Goldschmidt available, though. Schoenfield: Untouchable players for all 30 teams
Who's to blame for D-backs' struggles?
Is it manager Chip Hale or somebody above him in the chain of command? With rumors that Hale could be dismissed surfacing last week, it's worth examination. Inside the 'Zona
Tony La Russa set on avoiding rebuild
The D-backs' chief baseball officer wants to keep the core pieces of the team intact and look to add complementary players in hopes of competing again soon. “That's our approach,” La Russa said, “and then you take every inquiry and you weigh it against that approach.” Arizona Republic
Shelby Miller was recently demoted to Triple-A, but teams are still looking to trade for the right-handed pitcher.
Martin Maldonado hit a three-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers went deep four times Monday, spoiling the major league debut of Arizona Diamondbacks prospect Braden Shipley in a 7-2 victory.
A reportedly steep asking price means any deal for Arizona Diamondbacks ace Zack Greinke is next to impossible before the non-waiver deadline.
Despite rumors that Chip Hale could be dismissed, the Diamondbacks say they have no imminent plans to make a change at manager.
D-backs hold at No. 26 in ESPN rankings
Arizona has won one of its last nine series, and Chip Hale's fate has been questioned recently. The future will be on display Monday with right-hander Braden Shipley making his big league debut at Milwaukee. Week 16 Power Rankings
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Facing Las Vegas in his second start since a demotion from the Diamondbacks, Shelby Miller allowed four runs (three earned) on nine hits and one walk in five innings on Sunday for Reno. Brandon Nimmo had a fifth-inning solo homer against Miller.
Tomas gets two of D-backs' four homers
Yasmany Tomas made up half of the Diamondbacks' home run parade on Sunday in Cincinnati, blasting out two solo homers. The game marked the fourth multi-home run game of his career.
Paul Goldschmidt's solo home run in the fifth inning gave Arizona the lead for good, and the Diamondbacks finished with four homers in holding off the Cincinnati Reds 9-8 on Sunday.
Top pitching prospect Braden Shipley, who was drafted 15th overall in 2013, will make his major league debut for the Diamondbacks on Monday against the Brewers.
Jay Bruce hit a three-run homer and barely missed another during one of Cincinnati's final home games before the non-waiver trade deadline, and the Reds beat the fading Diamondbacks 6-1 Saturday.
Arizona manager Chip Hale warned other teams on Saturday about plunking Diamondbacks leadoff hitter Jean Segura, who took exception to the latest pitch that hit him.
Lineup: Diamondbacks (40-56) at Reds (37-59)
- 1. Jean Segura, 2B (R)
- 2. Michael Bourn, CF (L)
- 3. Paul Goldschmidt, 1B (R)
- 4. Jake Lamb, 3B (L)
- 5. Chris Owings, SS (R)
- 6. Yasmany Tomas, RF (R)
- 7. Brandon Drury, LF (R)
- 8. Tuffy Gosewisch, C (R)
- 9. Robbie Ray, LHP (L) Daily notes
The Diamondbacks activated infielder Chris Owings off the 15-day disabled list Saturday before the second game of their series against the Cincinnati Reds.
Joey Votto extended his post-All-Star break surge with a three-run homer, and Dan Straily pitched six innings on Friday night, leading the Cincinnati Reds over the slumping Arizona Diamondbacks.
Diamondbacks' deadline status: sellers
The D-backs have pieces they could deal, but don't expect any significant trades at the deadline to help their rebuilding, Jim Bowden writes. Instead, the team will focus on smaller deals for prospects. Trade deadline objectives (Insider)
The Diamondbacks are reportedly considering discussing a new extension with All-Star first baseman Paul Goldschmidt in the offseason.
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