Interim manager Kirk Gibson made a few changes to the Diamondbacks line-up a day after the team was lit up 12-1 against the San Diego Padres. With left-hander Clayton Richard on the mound Gibson chose to start Rusty Ryal in left field and Chris Snyder behind the plate.

Ryal has been a pleasant surprise this year. After securing the final roster spot out of spring training he has shown versatility playing several infield and outfield positions; some more successful than others.

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