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Arizona Diamondbacks Lose Arroyo to the 15 Day DL
June 18th, 2014 at 4:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamond backs have been hit with the injury bug once again to add to their current M.A.S.H unit, Bronson Arroyo has been added to the list of the injured on Monday after suffering a strain right UCL in his right elbow, which will land the 37-year-old right-hander on...

Arizona Diamondbacks Reason for Under 500 Struggles
June 14th, 2014 at 2:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondbacks have shown much improvement sense the start of the regular season where they were once 9-22, sense then the team has climbed the stat chart with excellent improved play in two major categories. The question is why hasn't the improvement translate into more wins. The D-bakcs are current...

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...

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 Prospect Jon Griffin Hits Home Runs in Exciting Fashion
May 22nd, 2014 at 10:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondback may want to look into the idea of bringing up first-baseman Jon Griffin from Mobile BayBears, that is only due to his marvelous performance in the last two days. We know of course decisions are not made on impulse, and the D-backs have no intentions on replacing their...

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 Face the Bully Los Angeles Dodgers This Weekend at Chase Field
May 16th, 2014 at 3:30 PM
***PHOTO1***    The Arizona Diamondbacks are set to begin a three game series with the hated Los Angeles Dodgers, and many media and fans want to see a different outcome in this match-up this weekend.    The Dodgers have beaten up on the D-backs seven out of the last eight meetings this season alone,...

Arizona Diamondbacks Have Two Positions not Showing Production Improvement
May 11th, 2014 at 11:34 PM
***PHOTO1***   Here are two key elements that will attribute to the Arizona Diamondbacks lack of production defensively and in batting.   When the teams struggles gets broken down , it is clear that the number one thing was starting pitching along with lead off hitting, but now there are two positions struggling in...

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...

Production Issues in the Starting Line-Up Continue for the Arizona Diamondbacks
May 11th, 2014 at 12:23 AM
 ***PHOTO1***   Sitting at (14-25) in the current standings the Arizona Diamondbacks have yet to make up any ground to getting to 500.   The team continues to go on this up and down roller coaster of a season, and playing way below their expectations and capabilities.   It has been said that this team has...

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 are Having Problems Winning at Home in Chase Field
May 4th, 2014 at 10:06 AM
 ***PHOTO1***  In regard to the Arizona Diamondbacks home record woes, it just may be wise to ask the league office if they can play the remainder of their games on the road in order to get back in the running for at least a 500 season.   The D-backs are now 11-22 on...

Arizona Diamondbacks Add to Pitching Unit Aquiring Lucas Harrell
April 28th, 2014 at 4:58 PM
 ***PHOTO1***  The Arizona Diamondbacks make a move to try and get a lift in the starting pitching department, by bringing in right hander Lucas Harrell acquired from the Astros. The only question is how much of an impact will this have in the D-backs rotation, it would seem that more...

Where Will the Arizona Diamondbacks Finish in the Western Division
April 26th, 2014 at 10:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Arizona Diamondbacks are sitting dead last in the western division standings and also last in the major leagues, but a turn around could very well be in the numbers for the D-backs.   History shows that teams that have fast starts usually go through a rough patch in a full 162 game...

Diamondbacks Lefty Gives an Update on Rehab
April 26th, 2014 at 9:26 PM
 ***PHOTO1***   Left hand pitcher Patrick Corbin gave the fans an update on how his rehab is going,  he appeared on the "Burns and Gambo show" on Arizona sports 98.7. After being ask how is the rehab going coming off of tommy john surgery Corbin replied "the first month is hard trying...

Arizona Diamondback Problems Have a Simple Root
April 22nd, 2014 at 11:36 PM
   It is really hard to put a finger on exactly what the problem is for the 2014 Arizona Diamondbacks, it may be more difficult because its clear they have more than one issue causing their season to go down the toilet.  But what is the major problem with this team, we...

Mike Bolsinger’s First Start for the Arizona Diamondbacks was Rough
April 20th, 2014 at 12:16 AM
***PHOTO1***  The Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Mike Bolsinger got his first taste of the major leagues as a starting pitcher and it may have been to much for him, as he was rocked by the Dodgers in Los Angeles on Saturday night. Bolsinger gave up seven runs on seven hits and...

Arizona Diamondbacks Decide not to Bring up Archie Bradley
April 16th, 2014 at 2:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** The debate if the Arizona Diamondbacks should bring up top prospect Archie Bradley has gotten a lot of discussion this week, but it has not been that much of a demand from the fan base. The key reason for that may be that the season may be over early and...

Arizona Diamondbacks Make Changes to Save Their Season Early
April 14th, 2014 at 5:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** How long will manager Kirk Gibson think his team is not as bad as they truly are this early in the season , as he has gone on record at all of his press conferences and backed his guys, even Trevor Cahill after his last shaky performance. "he's trying hard...