Yasmany Tomás and Jake Lamb both homered, but it was not enough to overcome the Washington Nationals on Wednesday as the Diamondbacks were swept at home by the leaders of the NL East.
The right hip impingement that has sidelined Nick Ahmed is not responding as well to down time as hoped, prompting the Diamondbacks to have him seen by a specialist that deals with the issue in hockey players while they are in New York.
Not extracting more value out of Ziegler and failing to move Hudson at all seem to hurt the grade from Bowden.
After being one of the very best relievers in baseball for three months, Daniel Hudson has been a train wreck ever since. What happened? Chip Hale doesn’t have an answer for that yet.
If we take DRA at face value, the team’s worst and best pitchers might be a bit surprising.
Despite being one of the team’s better relievers for the entire season, Jake Barrett contributed his own stinker of a performance Wednesday afternoon. Now it’s time to see if he has the short-term memory necessary to thrive as a late-inning reliever.
Once again, Ichiro Suzuki went 0-for-1 as a pinch hitter yesterday. His season average is now down to .318 and he remains two hits shy of MLB hit number 3,000.