Oakland signs IF Jake Lamb after his release from Arizona

The 29-year-old Lamb looked like a future star at third base just a few years ago. He hit 29 homers in 2016 and then made the NL All-Star team in 2017 while setting career-highs with 30 homers and 105 RBIs. Since then, he’s battled injuries and inconsistency and hit just 12 homers over the past three seasons.

Diamondbacks shake prolonged slump, beat Dodgers 5-2

The Diamondbacks have a lot of new faces these days after a three-week slump essentially ruined their playoff chances and drove general manager Mike Hazen’s decision to overhaul the roster. On Sept. 10, those newcomers came through to help Arizona earn a rare win against the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers.

Dodgers score twice in 10th to beat Diamondbacks 6-4

Chris Taylor and AJ Pollock each hit a run-scoring single in the 10th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers overcame a rare off night for ace Clayton Kershaw to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Sept. 9.