Rubby De La Rosa was on his game, allowing only one run in 7 1/3 innings. Paul Goldschmidt showed signs of coming around again, and the Diamondbacks won their fifth game in a row.
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Rubby De La Rosa needed a different mind-set when he helped the Diamondbacks out of the bullpen earlier this season. Now, staying aggressive and focusing on three outs at a time has done wonders for De La Rosa's performance.
The Diamondbacks continue to make liberal use of the 40-man roster to find fresh arms and to cover for injured outfielders.
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Despite the loss of talented slugger Kyle Schwarber early in the season, the Chicago Cubs continue to steamroll through the regular season, compiling an astounding .806 winning percentage across their first 31 games.
The Kansas City Royals' top prospect, infieilder Raul Mondesi, was suspended for 50 games for a first offense under MLB's joint drug prevention and treatment program for testing positive for Clenbuterol.
An interesting faux memoir examining one of the great figures of Negro baseball.