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Arizona Diamondbacks not Getting Much Trade Talk Around the League
June 3rd, 2014 at 12:10 AM
***PHOTO1*** The trade deadline is months away and the Arizona Diamondbacks have not been mentioned in many trade rumors around the league, a team that has many needs like starting pitching, relief, outfield, and bats. With so many needs, whom can they put out there as trade bates to get in return...

GM Kevin Towers to Blame for Arizona Diamondbacks Spiral Downward PT1
April 30th, 2014 at 7:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** It is apparent that GM Kevin Towers is to blame for the Arizona Diamondbacks lack of talent on the field, and talk is surfacing again of he and manager Kirk Gibson being fired soon mid-season. First the talk was they were safe to make it through this season as Owner...

Arizona Diamondbacks Looking to Shop Short Stop Didi Gregorius
March 29th, 2014 at 8:47 AM
After the shortstop position battle was won by Chris Owings over the more defensive talented Didi Gregorius the Arizona Diamondbacks were reported to want to move Gregorius to pick up some help at the starting pitching position after Patrick Corbin has been lost for the year. Several teams have been listed...

Arizona Diamondbacks Acquire Addison Reed from Chicago White Sox in Exchange for Matt Davidson
December 17th, 2013 at 5:05 AM
For the second time in a week, the Arizona Diamondbacks and Chicago White Sox came to an agreement on a trade. This time, without the assistance of a third team, the duo agreed to a trade of closer Addison Reed for third baseman Matt Davidson. For Chicago, they bring in another...

Arizona Diamondbacks Land 1B Mark Trumbo as Part of Three-Team Trade
December 10th, 2013 at 3:13 PM
On Tuesday, the Arizona Diamondbacks landed first baseman Mark Trumbo as part of a three-team trade also involving the Los Angeles Angels and Chicago White Sox. In addition to Trumbo and two players to be named later moving to Arizona, the trade sends Adam Eton to Chicago, and pitchers Hector Santiago and...

Arizona Diamondbacks Add Matt Albers and Scott Podsednik Before Trade Deadline
August 2nd, 2012 at 1:52 PM
It was hard to match the moves that their division rivals were making but Diamondbacks General Manager Kevin Towers was pleased with the players he brought in before Tuesday's trade deadline. In addition to third basemen Chris Johnson, who has already made a splash in his opening series with the team,...

Chris Johnson Acquired by Diamondbacks, Makes Debut Monday Night in Los Angeles
July 30th, 2012 at 8:17 PM
The Arizona Diamondbacks acquired Houston Astros' third basemen Chris Johnson on Sunday in a trade for two minor leaguers. Johnson was traded for two minor league outfielders, Bobby Borchering and Mark Krauss. The Astros are in last place in the NL Central and hold Major League Baseball's worst record (35-68). They have been unloading veterans this...