Diamondbacks

How the Arizona Diamondbacks Have Managed to Cling to First Place



Somehow, the Arizona Diamondbacks find themselves at the top of the NL West at the all-star break.

Arizona has had its difficulties this year, including injuries to multiple starters, 24 games without a win by a starting pitcher, and bipolar play, in which the team will follow up a terrible series with a wonderful next series. But, despite the hardships, the Diamondbacks have stayed in first for most of the year, so here's a list of five things that have helped the Diamondbacks reach their 50-45 mark.

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