Robbie labored through 5 innings of work, finally being undone by a 2-run homer off the bat of Evan Gattis. Ray left the game having surrendered three runs over five innings. The Diamondbacks offense also struggled, giving Ray only one run of support before Jake Lamb helped tie things up in the ninth. Tyler Clippard, working a multi-inning outing was hung with the loss when he surrendered a solo home run to George Springer with two out in the 11th.
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