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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 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 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 Have Difficult Decisions Before the Trade Deadline
May 29th, 2014 at 11:24 PM
***PHOTO1***   After bringing in the new Chief of Baseball operations Tony La Russa last week, the Diamondbacks leave a scrambled mess on the table for La Russa to have to sort through to improve the team this year and going forward. The question will be now, how will he do it,...

Arizona Diamondbacks Chief of Baseball Operations Tony La Russa Shows His Passion to the Valley
May 28th, 2014 at 1:32 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondbacks have yet to make up ground on their league record in wins and losses, but have seemed to start turning the corner on effort and competing from start to finish in every game no matter the outcome.   That attitude may be a testament to their new addition in...

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 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 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 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 Celebrate Randy Johnson’s Perfect Game on Sunday at Chase Field
May 16th, 2014 at 12:14 AM
***PHOTO1***  The Arizona Diamondbacks are continuing to try and fight their way to get back to 500, and that not only in the over all standings but for their home record as well as they continue to struggle at Chase field.   Hopefully the team can ignite some fire and get going with...

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...

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...

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...