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With Saturday's win over the Nationals, the Arizona Diamondbacks have moved to the top of the NL West Standings, at least for the month of August.
Team W L Pct RS/G RA/G Run Diff
Arizona 9 5 .643 5.14 3.79 +19
San Diego 8 5 .615 4.38 3.08 +17
Colorado 6 5 .545 4.27 4.45 -2
San Francisco 7 6 .538 3.77 3.62 +2
LA Dodgers 6 7 .462 4.31 4.00 +4
Not only has the team managed a 9-5 record for the month, but they also lead the division in run differential at +19, and in runs scored per game at 5.14 R/G.  Even the pitching has been quite good in August, allowing only 3.79 runs per game. The Diamondbacks are looking to have their first winning month of the season. So far, their best month has been April, when they finished 11-12, followed by their 11-16 record in June.
Month W L Pct RS/G RA/G Run Diff
April 11 12 .478 5.83 6.00 -4
May 9 20 .310 4.24 6.31 -60
June 11 16 .407 3.89 4.63 -20
July 7 18 .280 4.12 5.76 -41
August 9 5 .643 5.14 3.79 +19