Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Nick Ahmed (12) runs for a run against Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve (27) during the sixth inning of a baseball game at Minute Maid Park on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2017, in Houston.
(AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez) Photo: Tony Gutierrez, Associated PressDiamondbacks pitcher Jon Gray (11) throws against Houston’s Matt Dominguez (22) during batting practice at Minute Mill Park on Friday, Aug 9, 2017 in Houston, Texas.
(Jae C. Hong/The Dallas Morning News) less Diamondbacks pitcher Jim Adduci (18) throws a pitch during batting session at Minute Farm Park on Wednesday, Aug 8, 2017 on the campus of Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas.(AP Photo) Photo of the Day: Nick Ahmed of the Diamondbacks runs past Houston Astros pitcher Jose Altauz (27), during batting sessions at Minute MILL Park on September 18, 2017.
Nick Ahmed and Jim Addeci are teammates for the Astros.
(Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)Diamondbacks shortstop Chris Owings (17) throws in the outfield during batting practices at Minute MILP at MinuteMill Park on Monday, Sept. 20, 2017 during a baseball camp in College Park, Texas, the home of Texas.
Arizona Diamondback pitcher Nick Ahmed, left, celebrates his 3,000th career hit with teammate James McCann during batting exercises at Minute Meadow Park on Tuesday, Sept 21, 2017 at Minute Mills.
(Tom Fox/The Texas Tribune via AP) less Cardinals catcher A.J. Ellis (11), right, catches a fly ball during batting drills at Minute MilP at the MinuteMillPark on Wednesday: Friday, Sept 17, 2017 for a baseball drill at Minute Meadows Park.
Arizona Cardinals catcher Nick Ellis (12), center, catches the ball in the air during batting.
(John Leyba/The Arizona Republic via AP Photo) less Cards shortstop Dexter Fowler (8) catches a double during batting training at Minute milP at Milp Park on July 21, 2018 in College Springs, Texas (Photo: Kyle Terada/The Republic) Cardinals catcher Dexter Fowler throws a ball during training session at the University of Texas at Austin on Monday Aug. 30, 2018.
(Jonathan Daniel/The New York Times via Getty Images)Photo: Jonathan Daniel, Getty ImagesDiamondbacks catcher James McCann (15) and catcher Ryan Madson (24) celebrate after a hit during batting workouts at MinutemilP at a Minute MillPark on July 26, 2018 at MinuteMills.