Originally written on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 10/13/14
PHOENIX -- It may be too early to bring it up, but what the heck. Halfway to the All-Star Game, Diamondbacks left-hander Patrick Corbin is as good a candidate as any to start for the National League. He has been that good. Thats a no-brainer, catcher Miguel Montero said of an All-Star invitation. Hes going to go. I know it is still a long way to go, but hes getting better. It has been a remarkable eight weeks for a Corbin, who entered spring training in a three-way fight for the fifth spot in the starting rotation and has emerged as the staff stopper. He's had victories to stop four- and three-game losing streaks, the D-backs' longest two losing streaks of the year. Corbin will bring a 7-0 record and a 1.44 ERA into his 10th start of the season Sunday against the Padres, and only perennial Cy Young Award candidate Clayton Kershaw of the Dodgers has a better ERA in the majors. The D-backs have won all nine of Corbins starts, and he is the only pitcher in either league to...
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