Down 0-2 in the NLDS, and with the Milwaukee Brewers' offense making minced meat (minced bratwurst?) of the top two pitchers on the Arizona Diamondbacks' staff, the scenario certainly looks gloomy. Most analysts, if they hadn't written them off already, are now formalizing the Brew Crew's date with the Philadelphia Phillies in the NLCS.
But this series is not over. The Fat Lady isn't singing. The desert sun has not quite set on this team, and for the time being, hope remains.
However, the Dbacks must take action—and fast—in order to stay alive in this short series. The following slides offer five ways the Dbacks can try to get themselves back into this series.