Found July 15, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Will the real Arizona Diamondbacks please stand up? The defending NL West champion D-backs seemed to gain some much-needed momentum by winning three of four games against the division-leading Los Angeles Dodgers entering the All-Star break, but any positive vibes seemed to dissipate when they opened the second half by being swept by the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. Arizona lost the series finale 3-1 Sunday in a game that was almost a carbon copy of the first two, at least offensively. The D-backs had one run and seven hits in each game of the series. They fell 6 1/2 games behind the new division leader, the San Francisco Giants, and dropped four games under .500, the lowest they have been all season. It was the same story nearly every day in Chicago. The D-backs got decent pitching, except when right-hander Ian Kennedy struggled in an 8-1 loss on Friday, but could not get the big hit when necessary. They were 4-for-34 with runners on base and 1-for-16 with runners in scoring...
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