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Rising Apple May 20, 2019

Mets: Robinson Cano is getting outplayed by Wilmer Flores this season

Robinson Cano is having a poor start to his tenure with the New York Mets. In fact, he’s getting outhit by our old friend to the team moved on from, Wilmer Flores. Just how bad has Robinson Cano’s 2019 season with the New York Mets gone? After not running out what became a double play […] Mets: Robinson Cano is getting outplayed by Wilmer Flores this season - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
AZ Snake Pit May 19, 2019
Preview, #47: 5/19 vs. Giants

Preview, #47: 5/19 vs. Giants

Sunday = RayDay Today's Lineups GIANTS DIAMONDBACKS Joe Panik - 2B Adam Jones - RF Donovan Solano - SS Ketel Marte - CF Tyler Austin - 1B Eduardo Escobar - 3B Evan Longoria - 3B David Peralta - LF Kevin Pillar - RF Christian Walker - 1B Stephen Vogt - C Wilmer Flores - 2B Mac Williamson - LF Nick Ahmed - SS Steven Duggar - CF John Ryan Murphy - C Drew Pomeranz - LHP Robbie Ray - LHP Just a quick preview this time, as we head into the rubber game of this series against the Giants. Robbie Ray will seek to do considerably better than Zack Godley last night....
AZ Snake Pit May 18, 2019
Preview, #46: 5/18 vs. Giants

Preview, #46: 5/18 vs. Giants

A win today would put us ahead of 2019 pace for the first time this year. Today's Lineups GIANTS DIAMONDBACKS Joe Panik - 2B Adam Jones - RF Steven Duggar - CF Ketel Marte - CF Buster Posey - C Eduardo Escobar - 3B Brandon Belt - 1B David Peralta - LF Evan Longoria - 3B Christian Walker - 1B Brandon Crawford - SS Wilmer Flores - 2B Kevin Pillar - RF Nick Ahmed - SS Mac Williamson - LF Carson Kelly - C M. Bumgarner - LHP Zack Godley - RHP Zack Godley starts again for the Diamondbacks, though if this outing is anything like last time, “starts” will be a...
AZ Snake Pit May 9, 2019
Preview, #38: 5/9 vs. Braves

Preview, #38: 5/9 vs. Braves

Hello, Chase Field. Did you miss us? Today's Lineups BRAVES DIAMONDBACKS Ozzie Albies - 2B Jarrod Dyson - CF Josh Donaldson - 3B Eduardo Escobar - 3B Freddie Freeman - 1B David Peralta - LF Ronald Acuna - LF Adam Jones - RF Nick Markakis - RF Christian Walker - 1B Dansby Swanson - SS Wilmer Flores - 2B Brian McCann - C Nick Ahmed - SS Ender Inciarte - CF Carson Kelly - C Mike Soroka - RHP Luke Weaver - RHP After a road-trip which seemed a lot longer than it was - but I guess, between Coors Field and a 13-inning game on (inevitably) getaway day in Tampa, time...

Flores' 13th-inning single lifts Diamondbacks over Rays, 3-2

Wilmer Flores snapped a 13th-inning tie with an RBI single, helping the Arizona Diamondbacks end a three-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday.
AZ Snake Pit May 8, 2019
Preview, #37: 5/8 @ Rays

Preview, #37: 5/8 @ Rays

Morning, folks... Today's Lineups DIAMONDBACKS RAYS Jarrod Dyson - CF Yandy Diaz - 1B Eduardo Escobar - 3B Tommy Pham - LF David Peralta - DH Daniel Robertson - 3B Adam Jones - RF Avisail Garcia - RF Ketel Marte - 2B Mike Zunino - C Wilmer Flores - 1B Brandon Lowe - 2B Nick Ahmed - SS Willy Adames - SS Blake Swihart - LF Nate Lowe - DH John Ryan Murphy - C Guillermo Heredia - CF Just a short preview here, given another horrendously early start. Though I was up disturbingly early myself: it’s all Florence and the Machine’s fault. The Welsh band are...
AZ Snake Pit May 7, 2019
Preview, #36: 5/7 @ Rays

Preview, #36: 5/7 @ Rays

Hopefully, it’ll go a bit better than yesterday, and we don’t end up with John Ryan Murphy pitching again... Today's Lineups DIAMONDBACKS RAYS Ketel Marte - CF Brandon Lowe - RF Eduardo Escobar - 3B Tommy Pham - LF David Peralta - LF Ji-Man Choi - DH Adam Jones - RF Yandy Diaz - 3B Christian Walker - DH Nate Lowe - 1B Wilmer Flores - 1B Daniel Robertson - 2B Nick Ahmed - SS Kevin Kiermaier - CF Ildemaro Vargas - 2B Willy Adames - SS Carson Kelly - C Michael Perez - C The above, for some reason, omits that Taylor Clarke will be making his first...
AZ Snake Pit May 6, 2019
Preview, #35: 5/6 @ Rays

Preview, #35: 5/6 @ Rays

Into the land of the DH go the Diamondbacks... Today's Lineups DIAMONDBACKS RAYS Tim Locastro - LF Brandon Lowe - 2B Ketel Marte - CF Tommy Pham - LF Eduardo Escobar - DH Ji-Man Choi - 1B Adam Jones - RF Yandy Diaz - 3B Christian Walker - 1B Nate Lowe - DH Wilmer Flores - 2B Avisail Garcia - RF Nick Ahmed - SS Kevin Kiermaier - CF John Ryan Murphy - C Mike Zunino - C Ildemaro Vargas - 3B Daniel Robertson - SS It’s always interesting to see who the Diamondbacks use as a designated hitter, when they play in American League parks. This afternoon, it’s...
AZ Snake Pit May 4, 2019
Preview, #33: 5/4 @ Rockies

Preview, #33: 5/4 @ Rockies

A little less drama than last night would be just PERFECT... Today's Lineups DIAMONDBACKS ROCKIES Adam Jones - RF Charlie Blackmon - RF Ketel Marte - CF Trevor Story - SS Eduardo Escobar - 3B Daniel Murphy - 1B David Peralta - LF Nolan Arenado - 3B Christian Walker - 1B David Dahl - CF Wilmer Flores - 2B Raimel Tapia - LF Nick Ahmed - SS Ryan McMahon - 2B Carson Kelly - C Tony Wolters - C Luke Weaver - RHP Kyle Freeland - LHP Yesterday was a great example of the old mantra that no lead is safe at Coors Field. The D-backs went into the bottom of the ninth...
AZ Snake Pit May 4, 2019
Diamondbacks 10, Rockies 9

Diamondbacks 10, Rockies 9

Ketel Marte has a big night, Bullpen hangs on Ketel Marte homered from both sides of the plate for the 3rd time this season, his 8th and 9th on the year, leading the charge for the Diamondbacks as they pounded out 10 runs and 4 homers against Rockies pitching. We dig the long ball. The #Dbacks have four of 'em tonight and lead 10-6 as we head to the bottom of the ninth.Watch on FOX Sports Arizona or stream here: https://t.co/YBXuIZFir1 #RattleOn pic.twitter.com/zlB0xGHc1C— FOX Sports Arizona (@FOXSPORTSAZ) May 4, 2019 Wilmer Flores opened the scoring again for the Diamondbacks...
AZ Snake Pit May 3, 2019
Preview, #32: 5/3 @ Rockies

Preview, #32: 5/3 @ Rockies

The return of the Loc... Today's Lineups DIAMONDBACKS ROCKIES Adam Jones - RF Charlie Blackmon - RF Ketel Marte - CF Trevor Story - SS Eduardo Escobar - 3B Nolan Arenado - 3B David Peralta - LF Mark Reynolds - 1B Christian Walker - 1B David Dahl - LF Wilmer Flores - 2B Ian Desmond - CF Nick Ahmed - SS Chris Iannetta - C Carson Kelly - C Garrett Hampson - 2B Robbie Ray - LHP Tyler Anderson - LHP Bit of a surprise roster move for the Diamondbacks before they headed from Phoenix to Colorado. Catcher Caleb Joseph was optioned to Reno, with outfielder and HBP...
Zack Greinke, Wilmer Flores lead Diamondbacks past Yankees

Zack Greinke, Wilmer Flores lead Diamondbacks past Yankees

CC Sabathia reached 3,000 career strikeouts, but was outpitched by Arizona ace Zack Greinke in the Diamondbacks’ 3-1 win over the Yankees Tuesday.         
AZ Snake Pit Apr 30, 2019
Preview, #30: 4/30 vs. Yankees

Preview, #30: 4/30 vs. Yankees

The Evil Empire (Retro Battalion) is in the house... Today's Lineups YANKEES DIAMONDBACKS Brett Gardner - CF Adam Jones - RF Luke Voit - 1B Ketel Marte - CF Gary Sanchez - C Eduardo Escobar - 3B Gleyber Torres - SS David Peralta - LF Mike Tauchman - RF Christian Walker - 1B Cameron Maybin - LF Wilmer Flores - 2B Thairo Estrada - 2B Nick Ahmed - SS Tyler Wade - 3B John Ryan Murphy - C CC Sabathia - LHP Zack Greinke - RHP Games against the New York Yankees at Chase Field will always have a special frisson, simply because they will inevitably evoke memories of...
AZ Snake Pit Apr 28, 2019
Preview, #29: 4/28 vs. Cubs

Preview, #29: 4/28 vs. Cubs

The rubber game against the Northsiders, after a blowout win in each direction. Today's Lineups CUBS DIAMONDBACKS Daniel Descalso - 2B Adam Jones - RF Kris Bryant - RF Ketel Marte - CF Anthony Rizzo - 1B Eduardo Escobar - 3B Javier Baez - SS David Peralta - LF David Bote - 3B Christian Walker - 1B Jason Heyward - CF Wilmer Flores - 2B Willson Contreras - C Nick Ahmed - SS Kyle Schwarber - LF Carson Kelly - C Jose Quintana - LHP Luke Weaver - RHP Yesterday was the first blow-out loss (5 or more runs) for the Diamondbacks since the opening weekend at Dodger...
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Diamondbacks offense stays hot in series-opening win over Cubs

Diamondbacks offense stays hot in series-opening win over Cubs

Wilmer Flores drove in three runs, helping the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Friday night for their season-high fifth straight victory.         

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