Tagged: ‘Arizona Diamondbacks’

Biggest bargain for all 30 MLB teams
August 10th, 2017 at 2:20 AM
***PHOTO1*** There's nothing more valuable for a Major League Baseball team than a good bargain. A quality player who can deliver the goods for less than the market value would dictate frees up payroll to spend elsewhere and build a better team. Every team has at least one bargain, be it...

Rumors and Rumblings | Paul Goldschmidt carries a big stick
August 8th, 2017 at 6:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** Paul Goldschmidt is not a self-promoter. In some ways that hurts the Arizona Diamondbacks' first baseman. He never seems to get the credit he deserves as one of the finest players in the major leagues. "I knew he was a good player before I got here," Diamondbacks first-year...

Getaway Day: August baseball gets off to an unpredictable start
August 6th, 2017 at 5:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** Boston Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers (11) is congratulated by designated hitter Hanley Ramirez (13) after his two-run home run against the Chicago White Sox during the first inning at Fenway Park on Aug. 3, 2017 as the prospect continues to lead the Sox forward towards the pennant.  Winslow...

New York Mets: Is Jay Bruce on the move?
August 5th, 2017 at 11:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** After clearing waivers Saturday, Jay Bruce is the next guy in line to be traded out of Flushing. The New York Mets have made it a point this summer to move the few pieces of value they still have left on this roster and sure up the line up...

Didi Gregorius is on track to have the best season of his career
July 30th, 2017 at 9:31 PM
***PHOTO1***After suffering a shoulder sprain in the World Baseball Classic that would sideline him for the first 21 games of the season, Didi Gregorius has been producing at an extremely high level. In 79 games this season, Gregorius is hitting for a slash line of .301/.328/.497 with 16 home runs...