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Robbie Ray was dominating on Tuesday night pitching his longest outing of his big league career. The Diamondbacks' offense was powered by Goldschmidt and Lamb, and did just enough to give Arizona the win Tuesday night against the Rangers.

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Quick Quotes

"I just felt like everything was working, mostly my fastball command. That's something that I stressed in the last [bullpen session], and needed to work on. I was able to command my fastball to both sides of the plate."

-Robbie Ray

"I probably left him in one hitter too long, to give up that other run, but he did a great job. He earned the right to stay out there and pitch."

-Chip Hale on Robbie Ray's outing

"He works quick, he pounds the zone, and it's easy to play defense behind him."

-Jake Lamb on Robbie Ray

It Happened Last Night

Diamondbacks 4, Rangers 2

Robbie Ray turned in his longest outing ever on Tuesday night, doing so in dominating fashion. The left-hander went 72/3 innings, allowing only 2 runs and one walk. Jake Lamb and Paul Goldschmidt each did their part, powering the offense enough to give Ray the win.

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