Arizona Diamondbacks beat Chicago Cubs, end pitcher's 20-game winning streak - Jake Arrieta's winning streak ended at 20 games when Patrick Corbin and the struggling Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 on Sunday.
Diamondbacks pitcher Tyler Clippard falls off the mound on first pitch - Diamondbacks pitcher Tyler Clippard entered a 3-2 game in the bottom of the eighth inning Sunday in Chicago, and his first attempt at a pitch didn't go as smoothly as he would have hoped. Clippard's left cleat dug in the dirt during his delivery, sending his 6-foot-3 frame tumbling forward.
Maddon ejected against Diamondbacks - With Chicago trailing 3-2 in the seventh, Maddon got tossed by first base umpire Tripp Gibson after reliever Trevor Cahill walked Paul Goldschmidt on a full-count pitch.
TAMPA BAY AT ARIZONA Preview - The Diamondbacks will try to provide Robbie Ray (2-4, 4.74) with some better support in his attempt to win for the first time in four starts. The left-hander has received one run over his last three outings and gave up three runs in five innings Wednesday in a 5-4 defeat in 11 innings at Houston.
Arizona Diamondbacks: Kids get in free this week with adults to celebrate summer break - The Arizona Diamondbacks are offering a deal to get kids in for free this upcoming week to celebrate summer vacation.
Diamondbacks Notes: Trades, La Russa, Hudson - Today’s win improved Arizona’s record to just 25-34 on the season, yet despite the slow start, chief baseball officer Tony La Russa told reporters (including Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic and MLB.com’s Steve Gilbert) that the D’Backs aren’t ready to start shopping pieces for the trade deadline.
Diamondbacks Aren't Ready To Shift Focus To 2017 - The odds are stacked against the Arizona Diamondbacks' playoff hopes, but Tony La Russa says the club isn't yet shifting their focus to next season.
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