Diamondbacks Drop Series Opener To Padres
The Arizona Diamondbacks dropped their first game of a series for the first time this season; Losing 4-1 to the Padres.
Article by Jeff Demers | Heroes Media Group | April 20th, 2018
PHOENIX— With Taijuan Walker having to opt for Tommy John surgery, the Diamondbacks had to fill his spot in the rotation on Friday night. Enter Matt Koch (pronounced Cook).
Even though the Diamondbacks would eventually lose this game tonight by the score of 4-1, it wasn’t because of Koch. Koch went six strong innings, only allowing one run, on two hits, while striking out 4 in a fill-in role for the Diamondbacks bullpen.
The problem tonight was (for the first