"He hangs in there. He says out of big innings, and he did that tonight. He's improving big time."
-Kirk Gibson on Collmenter's outing
In Saturday night's game against the Padres, the D-backs catcher provided the biggest blow by pulling a two-run homer down the right-field line to lead Arizona to a 3-1 at Pecto Park.
Owings has been bothered by a left-shoulder injury and likely will fly back to Phoenix on the team's off day Monday to see a doctor.
Change is coming to the Diamondbacks, of course. The only thing that is uncertain is the scope.
Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero wants runners to try to steal off him. "Try" being an operative word.
The A's never cease to amaze, even at the most trying of times.