Tagged: ‘MLB’

Can the Arizona Diamondbacks make the playoffs in 2017?
May 17th, 2017 at 3:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** We are about a quarter way through the 162 game schedule and there have been a decent amount of surprises in the standings in each of the six divisions. Perhaps, one of the biggest surprises is that the Arizona Diamondbacks, 41 games into the season, have a hold of the...

10 best bargains in baseball
May 16th, 2017 at 8:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** Apr 22, 2017; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo hits a three-run home run against the Cincinnati Reds during the first inning at Great American Ball Park.  David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports One of the savviest things any Major League Baseball general manager can do is get...

Diamondbacks welcome back Ron Gardenhire after battle with cancer
May 15th, 2017 at 7:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondbacks are welcoming back bench coach Rob Gardenhire, who missed time after being diagnosed with prostate cancer. Monday night, the team announced on Twitter Gardenhire would be back returning to his duties for the first time this season. Back in February, the Diamondbacks announced ... Read Original...

Chris Iannetta admits he remembers little of being hit in face by pitch
May 14th, 2017 at 3:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Chris Iannetta spoke to the media for the first time since he was hit in the face by a pitch on Friday night. Iannetta frighteningly remarked that he remembered very little of ... Read Original Post at Sports Media 101 searches and spiders for news it...

Chris Iannetta suffered broken teeth, nose after pitch to face
May 13th, 2017 at 7:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Chris Iannetta was forced to exit Friday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates after getting hit in the mouth with a 93 MPH fastball from reliever Johnny Barbato. The entire episode was stomach-churning. Iannetta immediately began pouring blood from his face and it was evident that his...