The Diamondbacks made dubious history, setting a major league record with their 23rd straight road loss in getting trounced by the San Francisco Giants 10-3 Thursday.
“This is obviously nothing that we ever expected, nothing that we’re proud of, and we can’t reverse anything that’s happened over the past 40-plus days,” Lovullo said. “We’ve got to find a way to win a baseball game tomorrow.”
The Diamondbacks can match the record of 22 consecutive road defeats shared by the 1963 New York Mets and the 1943 Philadelphia Athletics when they play the Giants at Oracle Park on Wednesday night. Arizona hasn’t won on the road since April 25 at Atlanta.
"We’re in a grind right now. I don’t know where it’s at, what’s been happening or the reasons, but we’re working hard to figure that out," Arizona manager Torey Lovullo said.
The Diamondbacks have lost 10 straight games and 33 of 38, falling to a big-league worst 20-46 this season. They’re on pace for nearly 115 losses this season.
The Angels rallied from a five-run deficit to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-7 on Saturday.
The Los Angeles Angels beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-5 in 10 innings on Friday night.
D-backs manager Torey Lovullo fired hitting coach Darnell Coles and assistant hitting coach Eric Hinske on Thursday with the team struggling to score runs and mired in a 5-30 stretch dating back to May 4.
The Oakland Athletics handed Arizona its 19th straight road loss with a 4-0 victory over the Diamondbacks on Wednesday.
The D-backs’ losing streak reached six games, and they haven’t won on the road since a 7-0 victory at Atlanta on April 25.
Milwaukee has won 13 of its last 16 against Arizona dating to the start of the 2018 season. The Brewers are 11-3 against NL West opponents this season.
Peralta celebrated his 25th birthday by carrying a no-hitter into the eighth inning of the Milwaukee Brewers’ 5-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.
Francisco Lindor had three hits and scored the winning run in the ninth inning in the Mets' 7-6 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. It was just his second three-hit game of the season and lifted his batting average to .209, his highest mark since April 27.
Arizona Diamondbacks broadcaster Bob Brenly issued an apology for a comment about New York Mets pitcher Marcus Stroman's head covering that the right-hander said had racist undertones.
Arizona overcame a four-run deficit and tied it with two outs in the ninth on an RBI single by Josh Rojas off closer Edwin Díaz, handed his first blown save in 10 chances this season.
Arizona, which overcame a 2-0 deficit, is just 19-35 and had been on the National League's longest losing streak since the Diamondbacks' 14-game skid in 2004.
The Cardinals won 7-4 on Saturday night over the Diamondbacks, who have lost 13 games in a row.
It’s the D-backs’ longest losing streak since a 14-game skid in 2004.
The San Francisco Giants rallied past Arizona 5-4 on Wednesday night, handing the Diamondbacks their 10th straight defeat.
Between the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field and the Phoenix Suns in the NBA playoffs, downtown Phoenix is back in business at pre-pandemic levels.