Category: ‘NL West’

Diamondbacks look to fill Jean Segura’s void heading into 2017
March 15th, 2017 at 6:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. â?? One could make an argument that Jean Segura was the most underrated player in the National League last season. The former Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop posted a .319 batting average - the fifth-best mark in the NL - and totaled 203 hits, the most in the league....

D-backs’ Brito sees poor injury luck continue
March 12th, 2017 at 1:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. â?? The last year has not been kind for Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Socrates Brito. In June of 2016, Brito broke a bone in his toe after he fouling a ball off his foot. In the offseason preparing for winter ball, he broke his hand and the injury required...

A knack for hunting, D-backs’ Andrew Chafin plans to save his bullets
March 11th, 2017 at 8:09 AM
***PHOTO1*** SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. â?? Andrew Chafin owns seven-and-a-half acres of property back in his hometown of Ohio. It's the ideal layout for the part-time hunter and full-time Arizona Diamondbacks reliever. He has a knack for the outdoors. Chafin and his friends successfully cleaned four deer over a six-hour window. He...

Stokke: No reason to panic about Zack Greinke’s velocity
March 9th, 2017 at 12:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. â?? We're trained not to worry about spring training, that the numbers are useless and by Opening Day, everything will magically be right again. Yasmany Tomas hitting 0-for-the-spring isn't a big deal. Neither is Jake Lamb hitting everything. They are what they are, regardless of what March...

Fast Five player poll: Arizona Diamondbacks
March 8th, 2017 at 1:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. â?? As spring training heats up â?? literally and figuratively â?? we'll be patrolling the clubhouses to get players' opinions on baseball, food, music, and more. On Wednesday, we paid a visit to the Arizona Diamondbacks in sunny Scottsdale to poll the players on baseball and non-baseball related...