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Diamondbacks News

Cincinnati 6, Arizona 2
Slade Cecconi started off strong but found himself in trouble again when he came through the order for the second time. Corbin Carroll continued to wrestle, as did Gurriel, Logan Allen and others. Meanwhile, Hunter Greene was finding his feet.

Cecconi’s mid-inning struggles continue
The loss will be attributed to Slade Cecconi, who once again encountered significant adversity as he attempted a second trip through Cincinnati’s lineup. But the Arizona offense was equally abysmal, managing just six hits in the game.

Arizona pitchers battle
Slade Cecconi cruised through four innings. Then the wheels came off. Things didn’t improve much when Arizona turned to the bullpen, starting with Logan Allen.

Other baseball news

How Load Management Will Become the Next Big Thing in Baseball
While it’s certainly more talked about these days, this isn’t exactly a new trend in the game. Good teams have been able to manage workloads for decades. Now, however, there are spreadsheets and analysts that make managers more aware of the facts.

Ronel Blanco sent away after checking for foreign substances
The struggling Astros will now be forced to play the next ten games with a 25-man roster.

What Statcast’s new Bat Tracking data does and doesn’t tell us
A deeper look at the smart new dataset provided by Statcast.