After sweep of Rockies, Cardinals face D-backs, NL’s other current wild card

ST. LOUIS ā€” The trading deadline is four days away, but the Arizona Diamondbacks might have already made one of the biggest moves.

In acquiring outfielder J.D. Martinez from the Detroit Tigers on July 18, Arizona lengthened its order, daring opponents to pitch around All-Star first baseman Paul Goldschmidt, and beefed up its playoff chances.

Martinez has paid quick dividends for the…


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