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Earlier in the day, there were conflicting rumors about whether the Angels were targeting Cahill to help fill the hole in the rotation left by the injury to "It's one game, but it wasn't a very good performance tonight," D-backs manager Kirk Gibson said.
Aug 26, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez celebrates after scoring in the fourth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.
After being defeated handedly by the Mets in the series finale on Sunday, the Dodgers had Monday to regroup before beginning a new road trip starting off in Phoenix.
The Arizona Diamondbacks continue their homestand with their National League West rivals with two games against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The San Francisco Giants trail the Dodgers in the National League West standings, but they are second to none in one category: home ballpark.
A team that looked like it could run away with the division back on June 8 -- the Giants were 42-21 and 9 1/2 games in front of the Dodgers in the National League West -- is battling to remain a factor in the NL postseason race, whether it be as the NL West champions or one of the NL Wild Cards, and the season is winding down.
It took a strange game for Tyler Matzek to win for the first time on the road and for his first victory against a NL West opponent.
It has been a very frustrating season so far for the Arizona Diamondbacks. They are currently 55-76 on the season, and in fourth place in NL West.
Bartolo Colon took the mound with a heavy heart, and teammate Lucas Duda helped make the day a bit easier with a big bat.
The Giants lost two of three games against the Washington Nationals this weekend to close out a six-game road trip after winning two of three meetings with the Chicago Cubs.
The Restaurant and Cafe at the new Ikea Miami, opening Aug. 27 in Sweetwater. This store will be the Swedish retailer's second largest store in the United States.
In Tuesday's series opener with the D-backs at Chase Field, Roberto Hernandez will make only his fourth start for the Dodgers after being traded from the Phillies on Aug. 7. His first three outings with Los Angels have been a mixed bag.
Just ask San Diego Padres' right-hander Ian Kennedy, who was instrumental in helping the Diamondbacks capture the 2011 National League West title.
The Los Angeles Dodgers are once again atop the NL West this season. They are quite possibly the best team in the National League as of now, but that doesn't mean that they are perfect.
The final month of the 2014 MLB season is right around the corner, and with roughly 17 teams still in a legitimate position to contend for a playoff spot, it promises to be an exciting month of baseball.
With just over three quarters of the MLB season complete, it is a good time to take a look at some records that are on the verge of being broken during the rest of the 2014 campaign.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 07:57 am
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