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Snake Bytes 5/20: Scoring for Fun and Profit in San Diego

The Diamondbacks sent 14 hitters to the plate, scoring 8 runs before Taijuan Walker ever took the mound in the first inning.

Arizona Diamondbacks v San Diego Padres Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images

Arizona 10, San Diego 1

Arizona brought its hitting shoes and handed Jered Weaver the shortest non-injury start of his career. Taijuan Walker pitched six scorelss innings, helped by a play-of-the-year candidate from David Peralta in the fifth. And although Randall Delgado’s MLB-leading scoreless innings streak finally came to an end in the ninth inning, he still picked up the 10-run save, keeping the entire rest of the bullpen fresh for the next game.

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