For the first time in nearly four years, the Arizona Diamondbacks are nine games over .500. Reliever J.J. Hoover filled that role in Tuesday night's 5-4 victory over the Chicago White Sox. ''He had a great fastball tonight, a lot of life on it,'' catcher Chris Herrmann said.
If ERA is your thing, Mike Leake is second in the NL, Lance Lynn is third, Michael Wacha is fifth, and Carlos Martinez is 10th. That left the veteran Adam Wainwright, who wobbled a bit early but in his most recent starts dominated the Chicago Cubs and San Francisco Giants.
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