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Snake Bytes 9/8: Swept Away on Scully’s Voice

The Diamondbacks aired Vin Scully’s coverage of the bottom of the second inning last night as a farewell token to the Hall of Fame broadcaster. That may have been the highlight as the offense was unable to push across runs in support of Ray’s 12 K effort.

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Colorado Rockies v Los Angeles Dodgers Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images.

Diamondbacks 1, Dodgers 3

Ray Fans 12

Things looked rather bleak for Ray in the beginning. After one inning, the Arizona lefty had thrown 31 pitches, walked three and allowed two runs to score. Then Ray got angry. The Dodgers didn’t like it when Ray got angry. Relying on a 97 mph fastball early, and well-spotted 83 mph sliders late, Ray proceeded to allow only one more hit over the next five innings, a solo home run to Yasiel Puig in the 6th. Unfortuantely, the Diamondbacks were unable to capitalize on numerous scoring opportunities late in the game.

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