Zack Greinke left the game oblique soreness after only two innings of work. The Diamondbacks failed on numerous occasions to push runners across from scoring position, and Brad Ziegler blew a save opportunity by walking in a run. Yeah it was another one of those night.
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Greinke Exits with Oblique Injury
Zack Greinke knew something was wrong the moment he began throwing his third inning warmup pitches.
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Paul Goldschmidt is one of the better hitters in baseball with runners in scoring position. Part of the slugger’s approach in those situations is imagining the bases are empty.
During the month of June, the Diamondbacks have averaged over 10 strikeouts per game.
Hudson: Playoffs Still Possible
The Diamondbacks’ passionate hurler acknowledges the setbacks the team has endured, but is not considering the playoffs lost just yet.
The Cincinnati Reds are currently on pace to blow right by the record for most home runs surrendered in a season.
After going 2-for-4 against Detroit on Tuesday, Ichiro is now batting .340 on the season and stands 14 hits shy of 3,000.