The 5: Observations of note from the D-backs’ first series of 2017
Arizona Sports | April 7, 2017 8:09 am
So that’s what getting off to a good start feels like. The Arizona Diamondbacks won their first series of 2017 by taking three of four […]
Can the 2017 D-backs change the direction of the franchise?
Derek Montilla | April 6, 2017 11:19 pm
Ever since the Diamondbacks’ magical 2011 season, there has been a lack of success like a haboob terrorizing downtown Phoenix in the middle of the summer.
Sedona Red Recap: D-backs take opening series of 2017 over Giants
Craig Grialou | April 6, 2017 10:47 pm
Jake Lamb hit a three-run homer and Robbie Ray went into the sixth as the Arizona Diamondbacks won their season-opening series against the Giants.
Cardinals RB David Johnson isn’t going to make it as a baseball player
Haboob Blog | April 6, 2017 6:54 pm
Cardinals running back David Johnson threw out the first pitch for the Arizona Diamondbacks. He could’ve done a little better.
Cactus League drew record number of fans in 2017
Troy Tauscher | April 6, 2017 2:12 pm
Fans in Arizona came out in record-setting numbers for spring training in 2017, with the Cactus League drawing 1,941,347 fans to Arizona ballparks during the season, the best in its history.
Get a grip: Arizona Diamondbacks to install humidor at Chase Field
Vince Marotta | April 6, 2017 9:28 am
Chase Field will become only the second Major League ballpark to install a humidor for baseball storage, according to D-backs CEO Derrick Hall.
Sedona Red Recap: Bats prop up Taijuan Walker’s debut as D-backs rally past Giants
Luke Lapinski | April 5, 2017 11:13 pm
Taijuan Walker earned his first win as a Diamondbacks starter in his debut.
This TV guide description of Giants-Diamondbacks is not correct
Haboob Blog | April 5, 2017 7:46 pm
The Diamondbacks and Giants game does not involve a police shoot-out, a voodoo spell or a voodoo doll. But that’s what this TV guide says.
Diamondbacks name Goodyear field after Paul Goldschmidt
Ryan Decker | April 5, 2017 3:00 pm
The Arizona Diamondbacks’ “Diamondbacks Back” Youth Field Building Program introduced Paul Goldschmidt Field in Goodyear on Tuesday.
Sedona Red Recap: Hot-and-cold pitching, ugly 5th doom D-backs vs. Giants
Kevin Zimmerman | April 4, 2017 10:03 pm
Patrick Corbin struggled with efficiency and Archie Bradley made his first appearance out of the bullpen for the Diamondbacks in a loss to the Giants.
D-backs’ Torey Lovullo: Bullpen roles will largely be defined by pitchers’ performance
Vince Marotta | April 4, 2017 3:23 pm
D-backs manager Torey Lovullo knows it takes time to define roles in a revamped bullpen, but thinks performance will be a major factor in doing so.
Trivia Tuesday: Pitchers with the most strikeouts since 2012
Arizona Sports | April 4, 2017 7:50 am
Can you name the Major League pitchers with the most strikeouts since the beginning of the 2012 regular season? That’s your Trivia Tuesday task this week!
Chris Owings recalls differences between 2016 and 2017 Opening Days
Ryan Decker | April 3, 2017 12:44 pm
If the Diamondbacks’ 2016 Opening Day forecasted the disappointing season to come, Owings is hoping Sunday’s victory can be the start of a better 2017.
SI’s Jaffe: Rotation to make Diamondbacks one of season’s surprise teams
Ryan Decker | April 3, 2017 10:39 am
SI writer Jay Jaffe believes that improved play from the Arizona starting rotation could lead to the Diamondbacks being one of 2017’s surprise teams.