Arizona Diamondbacks: 5 Players to Watch 9/14-9/20

By Thomas Lynch
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Aug 25, 2015; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Arizona Diamondbacks manager Chip Hale (3) calls the bullpen during the fourth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Chase Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

The Arizona Diamondbacks gained back a measure of respectability last week. They played six games at Chase Field against division rivals San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers and went 3-3. It came on the heels of a stretch in which the D-backs lost 11 out of 14 games. At 68-75, Arizona sits in third place in the National League West and are in the middle of a 23 game stretch against divisional opponents.

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Up this week is the finale of a nine game home stand with a three game set against the San Diego Padres. After an off day on Thursday, Arizona travels to San Francisco for a three game weekend series against the Giants. The September call ups are done so what you see is what you get. Will a couple of highly touted prospects get some more playing time? Here are five players to watch this week.

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