Ty France's Stick Not Enough for the Diamondbacks Against the Padres, 2-5

Thu, May 23, 2019 | Emma Botos

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May 22, 2019 -- The Diamondbacks chalk up a road loss against the Padres, 2 to 5.

Slugger Eduardo Escobar's performance on the bases, could not overcome Padres's defense against starter Merrill Kelly. With 4 at bats, Eduardo Escobar had a 0.344 OBP. His batting average was 0.279 in the game. The Diamondbacks hitter had 2 RBI and scored 0 runs on the road. The hitter gave up 0 Ks. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Eduardo Escobar had a 0.547 slugging percentage.

Merrill Kelly had a stellar start on the team's road win. A 4.75 ERA and 0.332 OBP in the appearance against the Padres. Diamondbacks's starter allowed 5 hits and 4 walks. The Padres had 0 strikeouts against Merrill Kelly. The hurler gave up 4 earned runs in 1.2 innings.

Posted at Thu, May 23, 2019 06:21:07 MST