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Fun-loving Cubs visit fading Diamondbacks

Fun-loving Cubs visit fading Diamondbacks

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September 17 The Cubs have played some of their best baseball here in crunch time, a stretch that has taken a big bite out of the Diamondbacks' playoff chances. FULL STORY

Diamondbacks hope Corbin can shut down Braves

Diamondbacks hope Corbin can shut down Braves

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September 07 Corbin will be one of the most coveted free agents in the majors this winter, and entering the market after a career year is never a bad plan. FULL STORY

Dodgers await D-backs for NL West showdown

Dodgers await D-backs for NL West showdown

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August 29 The Dodgers have won five consecutive NL West titles, but the Diamondbacks are poised to make a change at the top, and a weekend series in Los Angeles, starting Thursday, figures to set the tone for the drama ahead. FULL STORY

D-backs adjust rotation for series with Mariners

D-backs adjust rotation for series with Mariners

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August 23 Right-hander Zack Godley was pushed ahead of left-hander Robbie Ray as the Diamondbacks flip-flopped the two before entering a three-game interleague series against American League West contender Seattle on Friday. FULL STORY

D-backs to face patient producer Hoskins of Phillies

D-backs to face patient producer Hoskins of Phillies

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August 07 Outfielder Rhys Hoskins has made Philadelphia franchise history by using an offensive approach that is very similar to that of a pair of perennial MVP candidates, including one who is in the other dugout in this series in Arizona, Paul Goldschmidt. FULL STORY

Fast starts could be key in Phillies-D-backs series

Fast starts could be key in Phillies-D-backs series

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August 05 Score first and good things happen, it goes, and both Arizona and Philadelphia have seen positive effects from that as they prepare to meet Monday to start a three-game series at Chase Field. FULL STORY

Giants prepare for 4-game set at Arizona

Giants prepare for 4-game set at Arizona

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August 01 At the trade deadline, Arizona and San Francisco took separate paths toward their common goal -- a berth in the National League playoffs. FULL STORY

Diamondbacks hope to quiet Cubs again

Diamondbacks hope to quiet Cubs again

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July 24 If the Arizona Diamondbacks are going to remain in contention for a National League West Division title, finding a way to shut down opposing lineups the rest of the way will play a key role. FULL STORY

Diamondbacks, Cubs kick off entertaining series

Diamondbacks, Cubs kick off entertaining series

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July 22 Patrick Corbin (6-4, 3.24) will take the mound for Arizona in search of his first win since June 1. He has no-decisions in five of his last seven outings and is coming off a loss to the Atlanta Braves on July 15, when he allowed four runs in six innings. FULL STORY

Scherzer starts against Sale in All-Star Game

Scherzer starts against Sale in All-Star Game

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July 16 Washington right-hander Max Scherzer will oppose Boston left-hander Chris Sale in a repeat of last year's Midsummer Classic matchup. It marks the first time since 1940 (Red Ruffing of the New York Yankees vs. Paul Derringer of the Cincinnati Reds) FULL STORY