San Diego takes 3-game slide into matchup with Arizona
Phoenix; Friday, 9 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: San Diego enters the game as losers of their last three games.
The Diamondbacks are 35-38 against the rest of their division. Arizona’s lineup has 217 home runs this season, Eduardo Escobar leads them with 35 homers.
The Padres are 31-42 against NL West Division teams. San Diego ranks last in the National League in hitting with a .237 batting average. Eric Hosmer leads the team with an average of .268.
LAST 10 GAMES: Diamondbacks: 6-4, .241 batting average, 4.14 ERA, outscored opponents by five runs
Padres: 2-8, .164 batting average, 4.40 ERA, outscored by 24 runs
Padres Injuries: Adam Warren: (forearm), Robert Stock: (bicep), Jacob Nix: (elbow), Adrian Morejon: (shoulder), Aaron Loup: (elbow), Brett Kennedy: (shoulder), Carl Edwards Jr.: (shoulder), Miguel Diaz: (knee), Jose Castillo: (finger), Wil Myers: (illness), Franchy Cordero: (quad), Fernando Tatis Jr.: (back), Ian Kinsler: (neck).