Arizona Diamondbacks Roster Report 2009-05-09

--OF Justin Upton extended his hitting streak to a career-high 15 games with a single to right field in the seventh inning. He is hitting .377 during the streak, and his six homers are tied for second in the majors during that stretch.

--OF Chris Young's run-scoring triple in the fifth inning was his first RBI since April 28. He has eight RBIs in 100 at-bats this season. He has two hits in his last 29 at-bats and was taken as part of a double-switch in the seventh inning Friday.

--RHP Yusmeiro Petit gave up four runs, including home runs by OF Adam Dunn and C Jesus Flores, in four innings Friday in his fifth start in place of RHP Brandon Webb (shoulder). Petit, 0-3, has given up eight home runs in 24 2/3 innings this season, and the D-backs are 0-5 in his starts.

MEDICAL WATCH:

RHP Tom Gordon (torn left hamstring) went on the 15-day disabled list May 4.

SS Stephen Drew (left hamstring strain) went on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to April 25.

RHP Brandon Webb (right shoulder bursitis) went on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to April 7. He threw a bullpen session April 21 but missed a session April 24 and was shut down. Webb is likely out until June.

ROTATION:

RHP Dan Haren

LHP Doug Davis

RHP Jon Garland

RHP Max Scherzer

RHP Yusmeiro Petit

BULLPEN:

RHP Chad Qualls (closer)

RHP Tony Pena

RHP Jon Rauch

LHP Scott Schoeneweis

RHP Juan Gutierrez

RHP Esmerling Vasquez

RHP Leo Rosales

CATCHERS:

Chris Snyder

Miguel Montero

INFIELDERS:

1B Chad Tracy

2B Felipe Lopez

SS Augie Ojeda

3B Mark Reynolds

INF Josh Whitesell

INF/OF Ryan Roberts

INF Josh Wilson

OUTFIELDERS:

LF Conor Jackson

CF Chris Young

RF Justin Upton

OF Eric Byrnes



Author: Fox Sports
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Added: May 9, 2009