Stories tagged: Arizona Diamondbacks
Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 7:39 p.m.
Twins’ Paul Molitor, D-Backs’ Torey Lovullo win Manager of Year awards
Paul Molitor of the Minnesota Twins has won the AL Manager of the Year award and Torey Lovullo of the Arizona Diamondbacks has won the NL honor. Both managers guided …
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Cody Bellinger’s big night sends Dodgers to NLCS
Cody Bellinger homered, drove in two runs and flipped over a dugout railing to steal an out for a dominant Yu Darvish, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona …
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Ex-Dodger Greinke stands in way of L.A. sweep of Arizona
Zack Greinke left Los Angeles for a big payday in the desert. Now Arizona wants the ex-Dodger to prove his worth.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Dodgers’ offense sinks Arizona for 2-0 lead in NLDS series
Yasiel Puig had three hits and drove in two runs, Austin Barnes added a key two-run double and the Los Angeles Dodgers used another relentless offensive performance to beat the …
Fri., Oct. 6, 2017, 11:25 p.m.
Justin Turner’s five RBIs ignite Dodgers to win in series opener
Justin Turner homered and drove in five runs, Clayton Kershaw won despite giving up four homers and the Los Angeles Dodgers roared to a 9-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 5, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
Arizona picks Taijuan Walker to start Game 1 vs. Dodgers, Clayton Kershaw
Taijuan Walker will start Arizona’s N.L. Division Series opener against the Los Angeles Dodgers after the craziness of the Diamondbacks’ wild-card game depleted their pitching staff. Clayton Kershaw will go …
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 9:47 p.m.
Diamondbacks triple their pleasure in N.L. wild-card win over Rockies
Relief pitcher Archie Bradley hit a stunning triple in the seventh inning, driving in two runs with one of four three-baggers by Arizona that sent the Diamondbacks past the Colorado …
Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
No secrets when Rockies, Diamondbacks square off
The Diamondbacks and Rockies share a spring training facility and played each other 19 times this season. They know each other very well.
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Diamondbacks walk off to clinch top wild-card spot
J.D. Martinez lined a two-out RBI single to deep left field with the bases loaded in the ninth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 on Sunday …
Sat., July 22, 2017, 4:27 p.m.
Father, son spend decade following Diamondbacks to every major league park
Frank Gennario lost his father to bone cancer when he was 16 years old, and more than anything else, he clings tightly to memories of their days together at Yankee …
Tue., July 18, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
Diamondbacks acquire All-Star OF JD Martinez from Tigers
The Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired star outfielder J.D. Martinez from the Detroit Tigers for a package of prospects, hoping to solidify a trouble spot while making a run toward the …
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017, 7:48 p.m.
Edinson Volquez throws no-hitter as Marlins top Diamondbacks 3-0
Edinson Volquez threw the sixth no-hitter in Miami Marlins history, facing the minimum 27 batters and beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-0 on Saturday.
Thu., May 25, 2017, 11:15 p.m.
Baseball capsules: Arizona Diamondbacks win for ninth time in 10 games
Robbie Ray pitched seven innings of two-hit ball to lower the National League’s second-best road ERA to 0.57, Gregor Blanco and Chris Owings homered, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the …
Sat., May 13, 2017, 4:41 p.m.
Arizona Diamondbacks’ Chris Iannetta has stitches in lip, fractured teeth, nose
Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Chris Iannetta has several stitches in his upper lip, plus a couple of fractured teeth and a broken nose after getting hit in the face by a …
Thu., May 11, 2017, 11:17 p.m.
Baseball Capsules: Arizona’s Zack Greinke takes no-hit bid into eighth inning
Zack Greinke’s bid for his first career no-hitter was thwarted by Pittsburgh’s Gregory Polanco’s leadoff home run in the eighth inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks held on to beat the …
Sat., April 29, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
Diamondbacks’ Shelby Miller opts for elbow surgery that ends his season
Shelby Miller’s season is over after the Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander announced Saturday he will have Tommy John surgery on his pitching elbow.
Thu., March 23, 2017, 11:37 p.m.
Spring Training roundup: Zack Greinke has solid start against Cubs
Zack Greinke has one more spring start before he embarks on what he hopes is a bounce-back season for him and the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Fri., March 3, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
Diamondbacks’ Zack Greinke effective in first spring start
Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander Zack Greinke was limited to 33 pitches in his first spring training start. But he struck out one, walked one and allowed an infield hit against his …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 8:45 p.m.
Healthy A.J. Pollock aims to exceed 2015 breakout season
One of the best facts about this year’s Arizona Diamondbacks: A.J. Pollock is back, healthy, and confident he can exceed the breakout season he put together in 2015.
Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 6:40 p.m.
Diamondbacks beat pitcher Shelby Miller in arbitration
Salary arbitration was yet another loss for Shelby Miller, who will be paid $4.7 million this year instead of his $5.1 million request. Arbitrators Andrew Strongin, James Oldham and Phillip …
Fri., Dec. 9, 2016, 9:26 p.m.
Fernando Rodney, Diamondbacks finalize $2.75M, 1-year contract
Closer Fernando Rodney and the Arizona Diamondbacks have finalized a $2.75 million, one-year contract that allows him to earn an additional $4 million in performance bonuses.
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 7:06 p.m.
What’s next for the Seattle Mariners after five-player trade with Arizona?
SEATTLE – There’s always a “what’s next?” with Seattle Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto, and it’s no different after the blockbuster five-player trade late Wednesday that netted shortstop/leadoff hitter Jean …
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016, 8:18 p.m.
Mariners and Diamondbacks pull off 5-player trade
The Seattle Mariners traded right-handed pitcher Taijuan Walker and shortstop Ketel Marte to the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for shortstop Jean Segura and two prospects.
Tue., Nov. 8, 2016, 6:38 p.m.
D’backs won’t bring Williams, Grace back on coaching staff
Two of the Diamondbacks’ best-known former players will not be retained on the team’s coaching staff under new manager Torey Lovullo.
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016, 7:31 p.m.
Diamondbacks fire Stewart, Hale after another losing season
The Arizona Diamondbacks have parted ways with general manager Dave Stewart and manager Chip Hale after a second consecutive losing season.
Sat., April 2, 2016, 7:20 p.m.
A.J. Pollock emerges from ‘nightmare’ as Diamondbacks move on
A.J. Pollock emerged as one of baseball’s best players a year ago. Now the Arizona Diamondbacks All-Star center fielder is out for the foreseeable future after fracturing his right elbow …
Fri., March 4, 2016, 6:27 p.m.
MLB Notes: Unable to agree on deal, New York Mets renew Jacob deGrom’s contract
The New York Mets renewed All-Star pitcher Jacob deGrom’s contract for $607,000 Friday after the sides could not agree on a deal for the 2016 season. DeGrom, who helped the …
Fri., Dec. 4, 2015, 8:21 p.m.
Zack Greinke agrees to 6-year, $206.5 million deal with Diamondbacks
The Arizona Diamondbacks unexpectedly won the Zack Greinke sweepstakes, beating out the rival Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants for the free agent ace Friday night. He reached agreement …
Sun., Aug. 9, 2015
MLB notes: Diamondbacks retire Randy Johnson’s jersey
Saying “there were a lot of special moments created here,” Randy Johnson thanked fans, teammates, front office personnel, even the clubhouse guys, when the Arizona Diamondbacks retired his No. 51 …
Thu., July 30, 2015
Felix Hernandez hit hard in loss to Diamondbacks
SEATTLE – Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon, eyes glowing, saw it this way: “We got our butts kicked in this series.” Shortstop Brad Miller summed up the series like this: “They …