DENVER Manager Kirk Gibson expects to have a plane flight full of discussions with general manager Kevin Towers when the Diamondbacks travel to Kansas City on Thursday night for the start of interleague play Friday. There is a lot to talk about.
--the DH in KC.
--a timetable for the return of Chris Young and Daniel Hudson.
--the composition of the starting rotation when Hudson returns.
--the first base situation.
Gibson first mentioned the possibility of personnel adjustments after the 1-5 homestand that ended Sunday, and changes could be on the table after the D-backs' 16-22 start that now includes a 6-1 loss to Colorado's 49-year old left-hander, Jamie Moyer, here Wednesday.
The D-backs scored on doubles by John McDonald and Cody Ransom in the seventh, but they trailed, 6-0, by then. They have the same record that they had at this point last season, but the quality of play has not been the same. Changes?
"If we felt that that would be the case, we would d...