Tagged: ‘Paul Goldschmidt’

Analyzing JD Martinez, The Hitter
July 19th, 2017 at 3:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images How convenient for AZ to pull off a trade Tuesday night, knowing that I was out-of-town (in Cincinnati of all places, but sadly I couldn't make the game) and couldn't write an article yesterday! In this trade, the Diamondbacks...

Diamondbacks 11, Reds 2: Losing Streak Finished
July 18th, 2017 at 8:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports Well this was fun. It didn't start off quite as fun as it finished, however The top of the first saw the Diamondbacks not manage to do much other than strand a Paul Goldschmidt walk. The Reds were a bit...

Analyzing the Arizona Diamondbacks acquisition of J.D. Martinez
July 18th, 2017 at 6:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images The problems While the Diamondbacks' offense has generally been solid this year, there have been a couple of obvious vulnerabilities. Firstly, there's their struggles dealing with left-handed pitching. Arizona ranks 14th in the National League by OPS against LHP,...

Series Preview # 30: Arizona Diamondbacks @ Cincinnati Reds
July 17th, 2017 at 11:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports Well, an annoying start to the second half was underway with being swept out of Atlanta by a team that was under .500. Now the Arizona Diamondbacks will take on the Cincinnati Reds in Ohio in hopes of turning things...

Arizona Diamondbacks 1, Atlanta Braves 7: The Burning in Atlanta
July 16th, 2017 at 3:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images Record: 53-39. Pace: 93-69. Change on 2016: +14. It was interesting to hear Steve Berthiaume describing the Braves' new home in Suntrust Park this afternoon. It was utterly glowing - I noted in particular his use of the phrase...