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Arizona Diamondbacks Need to Get Dodgers Batters Under Control
June 14th, 2014 at 6:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondbacks will face off with the Los Angeles Dodgers for game two of the three game series, after the game one loss to Clayton Kershaw (4-3) on Friday night, the D-backs will face Dan Haren (6-4) in Los Angeles on Saturday night. Haren will go up against one...

Arizona Diamondbacks Have No Representatives in This Years All-Star Game
June 2nd, 2014 at 5:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** It has been well documented that the Arizona Diamondbacks are not the team that was projected coming out of training camp, and with their 23-36 record and 500 road record and their surprising struggling home record of 9-22 has dug themselves a deep whole to fight out of. The home record...

Arizona Diamondbacks Game Against the Mets Has Been Postponed Until Sunday Morning
May 24th, 2014 at 4:11 AM
***PHOTO1*** Here is the best way for the Arizona Diamondbacks not continue their current losing streak of games, and that is cancel the game. The team began a scheduled game Friday at Citi Field against the New York Mets but the game was postponed due to very bad weather. The game did however...

Arizona Diamondbacks Get Swept by the Cardinals in Three Games
May 22nd, 2014 at 10:31 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondbacks fall to the St.louis Cardinals again today, that being a clean sweep by the cardinals, as the D-backs fail to hold off the bats of the Cardinals late in the game. Starting pitcher Wade Miley had an up and down performance and broke under the pressure in the...

Arizona Diamondbacks Outfielder A.J. Pollock Named a Co-Player of the Week Honoree
May 19th, 2014 at 2:26 PM
***PHOTO1***   Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder A.J. Pollock was named a co-player of the week along with Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers.   Pollock has been the D-backs bright spot this week as he is beginning to display the talent that he was projected as an outfielder in the D-backs line-up.   In this week...

Arizona Diamondbacks Get Much Needed Win Verses Dodgers at Chase Field
May 18th, 2014 at 4:18 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondbacks got into the fight concerning their division rival Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night, as the D-backs beat up on the Dodgers to the tune of a 18-7 victory. In this game punching back was an under statement. Coming into tonight after a loss the previous night to...

Arizona Diamondbacks Add Tony La Russa as Chief Baseball Officer
May 18th, 2014 at 3:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondbacks continue to make moves to better their current situation, and bringing in more baseball minds is the latest tactic as the team has brought in Tony La Russa to be the teams Chief Baseball Officer.   Now only the D-backs know the details of what that position holds and...

Arizona Diamondbacks Verses Washington Nationals Series Preview
May 11th, 2014 at 10:36 PM
***PHOTO1***   The Arizona Diamondbacks will head back to the place they have had trouble winning all season, the ironic thing is that this place happens to be in Chase field the home field of the team.   The D-backs are only 3-13 at Chase Field this season and it is unclear as to...

Arizona Diamondbacks Get Contributions from Two Much Needed Players to Win
May 11th, 2014 at 7:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** After receiving heavy criticism for the last week the Arizona Diamondbacks Gerardo Parra and Martin Prado step their game up in the White Sox series and get some clutch hitting.   On Sunday early in the game Parra got things started with an all to important lead off triple on a fly...

Chase Anderson Makes His Debut for Arizona Diamondbacks in Chicago
May 11th, 2014 at 6:30 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The debut of starting pitcher Chase Anderson of the Arizona Diamondbacks was better than anyone could have anticipated, and also could be the start of something that everyone expected all year.   The D-baacks starting pitching have not been the highlight for 35 games into the season, and after so many line-up changes...

Arizona Diamondbacks Send Evan Marshall to Secure Comeback Win
May 6th, 2014 at 11:49 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The up and down play of the Arizona Diamondbacks continued in game two of the Milwaukee Brewers series, as the team was able to get a comeback win 7-5 and got a pretty good pitching outing from the bull pen. Reliever Evan Marshall was called up from Triple-A Reno to replace...

Arizona Diamondbacks Beat up on Ex-Teammate Kennedy in Petco Park
May 4th, 2014 at 9:35 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondbacks show a little pride and take down their ex-teammate Ian Kennedy in good fashion, Kennedy(2-4) was hammered by the D-backs giving up 11 hits and losing the game 4-3.   The Diamondbacks starter Brandon McCarthy(1-5) had another stellar outing but only this time this one earned him his first victory...

Arizona Diamondbacks Fight Demons and Get the 4-2 Victory Over the Dodgers
April 19th, 2014 at 11:01 AM
***PHOTO1***  The Arizona Diamondbacks showed some fight in Los Angeles on Friday night and also looked the part of a team that refused to lose to the same team six times in a row. The D-backs pull off an exciting 4-2 victory in extra innings and may have exercised a few...

The Arizona Diamondbacks Verses Los Angeles Dodgers Series Preview
April 17th, 2014 at 3:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** The struggling Arizona Diamondbacks enter another three game series with the Los Angeles Dodgers this weekend, and after being on the losing end of two previous series sweeps one was at home to the Dodgers. The D-backs are now a surprising 1-11 at home and now going on the road...

Arizona Diamondbacks Get Swept Again,Loss to Mets 5-2
April 16th, 2014 at 11:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondbacks lose 5-2  as the Mets get the three game sweep, and the D-backs fall six straight games to fall to 4-14 on the season. Brandon McCarthy(0-3) tried to keep his team in the game but was not able to hold down the Mets batters for too long, as...

Arizona Diamondbacks Fall 8-6 and are Swept Over the Weekend by Dodgers
April 14th, 2014 at 12:29 AM
***PHOTO1***  The Los Angeles Dodgers complete the clean sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday Afternoon at Chase field, and drops the D-backs to 4-11 on the year. The Dodgers officially prove that their pitching is far superior to the D-backs bats, because in today's final game Trevor Cahill had help from...

Game One 6-0, Dodgers Dominate the Arizona Diamondbacks
April 11th, 2014 at 10:35 PM
Game one has concluded and the Arizona Diamondbacks still have no answer to the Los Angeles Dodger pitching, today the D-backs were held scoreless with some great pitching by Dodger starter Hyun-Jin Ryu (2-1), and they lost 6-0.    Ryu was able to strike out eight and only walked one and in...

Arizona Diamondbacks Vs Los Angeles Dodgers Series Preview
April 10th, 2014 at 2:34 PM
  Sidney Australia played as a referee to keep the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Los Angeles Dodgers from picking up their feud from last years brawl and the dreaded pool incident, as the two teams will meet again without the MLB reputation on the line. The weekend series features three games starting on...

Arizona Diamondbacks Win 7-3 Over the San Fransisco Giants
April 10th, 2014 at 12:50 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondbacks tied the best of three series 1-1 with the Giants on Wednesday night at Att park in San Francisco, as they return a favor from last nights exact score with their own 7-3 win. The story of tonights game was the continued hot hitting of first basemen Paul...

Arizona Diamondbacks Starting Pitching Continues It’s Woes
April 8th, 2014 at 6:05 PM
The Arizona diamondbacks played the first of three games with the San Francisco Giants, and the results were the story of this season so far with bad lead off hitting and horrific starting pitching.  The D-backs were having serious lead off issues coming into the game today with A.J Pollock and...