Christian Walker

#53 1B / Arizona Diamondbacks / EXP: 5YRS Height: 6-0 Weight: 220 lb Age: 28 College: South Carolina Bats/Throws -/-

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      Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Gets day off

      Christian Walker is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Rockies.Walker has started nine of the past 10 games, slashing .216/.275/.378 with two home runs during that stretch. Jake Lamb is covering first base in his stead Wednesday.

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      Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Makes impact off bench

      Christian Walker went 1-for-2 with a solo home run in Saturday's 11-6 loss to the Giants.Walker entered as part of a double switch in the seventh inning and clubbed his 22nd homer of the year off Giants reliever Andrew Suarez in the bottom half of the frame. The first baseman owns a .260/.348/.479 line with 56 RBI an 64 runs scored across 116 games this year.

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      Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Out of Saturday's lineup

      Christian Walker is not in Saturday's lineup against the Giants.He is hitting .306 with one home run in 49 at-bats this month. Jake Lamb is starting at first base, hitting fifth.

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      Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Heads to bench

      Christian Walker isn't starting Saturday's game against the Dodgers.Walker will catch a breather after making six straight starts and going 8-for-22 with an RBI over that stretch. Jake Lamb will get the nod at first base and hit sixth.

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      Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Out of lineup

      Christian Walker is not starting Friday against Washington.Walker recorded a .911 OPS over 20 games in the month of July. He'll hit the bench Friday with Jake Lamb starting at first base.

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      Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Goes deep in win

      Christian Walker went 2-for-3 with a walk and a solo home run in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Yankees.Walker launched his 20th homer off left-hander J.A. Happ in the fourth inning. The first baseman has played in two games since missing one due to a sore elbow and has hit safely in both. He should continue to get at-bats against both lefties and righties as Arizona's primary first baseman.

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      Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Checks back into lineup

      Christian Walker (elbow) will start at first base and bat cleanup Monday against the Marlins.Walker developed some swelling in his left elbow after he was struck twice by pitches Saturday, resulting in the Arizona Diamondbacks holding him out of Sunday's 5-1 loss. Since X-rays cleared Walker of any further damage to his elbow, the slugger merely needed just a day off to recover from the issue. He'll draw back into his usual spot in the heart of the order while Jake Lamb shifts to the bench with lefty Caleb Smith twirling for Miami.

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      Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Thinks injury is not serious

      Christian Walker (elbow) believes his injury is nothing more than a contusion, Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports.On Saturday, Walker was plunked on the left forearm, which led to swelling in his elbow. "It's better, a little bit better," Walker said. "It's still pretty stiff and sore. I think if it keeps progressing, I should be good to go tomorrow." He sat out Sunday's game and is hopeful that once the inflammation goes down, he'll be ready to play.

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      Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Left elbow swelling

      Christian Walker was hit twice by pitches Saturday and still has some swelling on his left elbow as a result, leading to him being out of the lineup Sunday, Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports.The second plunking was by a 98.6 mph fastball from Tayron Guerrero, which briefly led to the benches clearing in the game. X-rays on the elbow were negative, and Walker is day-to-day.

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      Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Not in Sunday's lineup

      Christian Walker is out of the lineup for Sunday's game at Miami.Walker is mired in a 4-for-28 slump over his last nine games, so he'll head to the bench for the series finale. Jake Lamb will start at first base and bat sixth Sunday for the Arizona Diamondbacks.