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Snake Bytes 8/23: Corbin Dominates Again

Patrick Corbin’s run of scoreless innings finally came to an end on Tuesday night, but the left-hander still pitched 8.0 innings of one-run ball to pace the Diamondbacks to a second win over the struggling Mets in New York.

Arizona Diamondbacks v New York Mets Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images

Arizona 7, New York 4

Patrick Corbin continued his recent run of dominance and the Arizona offense responded by giving him some early runs to work with. J.D. Martinez and Adam Rosales both contributed home runs, and Fernando Rodney notched his 29th save of the season.

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Martinez Completes Book with Homer over Mets

With his first-inning, three-run homer on Tuesday, J.D. Martinez has now hit a home run against all 30 major league teams.

ESPN: Paul Goldschmidt has 2nd-best hit-tool in baseball

The hulking Arizona first baseman ranks behind only the miniature Jose Altuve of the Houston Astros on Keith Law’s “best tools” list.

The Evolution of Archie Bradley (and What’s Next)

After starting his professional career overcoming a number of injury woes, Archie Bradley’s positive attitude has turned him into one of the very best relievers in baseball. But, will he stay in the bullpen? Does it matter?