Originally written on Fox Sports Arizona
By ASSOCIATED PRESS  |  Last updated 9/2/13
The Diamondbacks will play their final interleague series of the season against the Blue Jays beginning Monday, and pardon the D-backs if advance scout Mark Weidemaier and the coaching staff spent have done a little extra cramming. The teams have played only three series, nine games, in the Diamondbacks' first 15 seasons, most recently in 2010. That series at Chase Field was one for the souvenir chasers. The D-backs won the series, two games to one, but the Blue Jays won the home run contest, hitting 10 to the D-backs' three. The Jays had six solo homers in an 8-6 loss in the first game of the series, and Edwin Encarncion had five homers and eight RBIs in the three games. Aaron Hill also hit one for Toronto. Encarnacion has spent time DH-ing this season, but manager John Gibbons certainly will find time for him in the field this week. Toronto (62-75) spent a lot of money in the offseason with the expectation of contending in the AL East, but it has not happened. The Blue Jays e...
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