Pitcher Braden Shipley not feeling the pressure as D-backs determine his role
Kevin Zimmerman | February 26, 2017 3:57 pm
The Arizona Diamondbacks could give Braden Shipley a starting role and one out of the bullpen. They’re not rushing a decision either way.
Shelby Miller feeling ‘good’ after first spring start of 2017
Luke Lapinski | February 25, 2017 5:00 pm
There’s no way to predict what Shelby Miller’s 2017 campaign is going to look like.
Arizona Diamondbacks RHP Zack Greinke ‘a step closer’ to game action
Craig Grialou | February 24, 2017 6:07 pm
Almost a full two weeks into spring training and only now has Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander Zack Greinke faced hitters.
Erin it Out: A look at the D-backs as they begin spring training
Arizona Sports | February 24, 2017 4:26 pm
Arizona Sports’ Erin Maloney takes a look at the Diamondbacks as they begin spring training play.
A.J. Pollock: ‘Very fortunate to be where I’m at right now’
Mark Harris | February 24, 2017 2:53 pm
A.J. Pollock missed most of the 2016 season with an elbow injury, but he’s healthy now and ready to get going on the 2017 season.
D-backs’ Archie Bradley focused on consistency heading into third season
Troy Tauscher | February 23, 2017 6:00 pm
Arizona Diamondbacks right-handed pitcher Archie Bradley wants to learn and become more consistent as he prepares for his third season in the majors.
Braden Shipley reflects on his first year in the big leagues
Mark Harris | February 23, 2017 11:51 am
Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Braden Shipley got his first taste of MLB action in 2016, but it wasn’t always smooth for him.
D-backs’ Paul Goldschmidt not offering excuses for down 2016 season
Vince Marotta | February 23, 2017 9:23 am
True to his humble personality, D-backs first baseman Paul Goldschmidt says he simply didn’t play well enough last season.
Newness of D-backs’ regime offers chance to surprise in tough NL West
Adam Green | February 22, 2017 7:24 pm
The Arizona Diamondbacks enter the 2017 season as a bit of a mystery after making some big changes following the 2016 campaign.
Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo seeks ‘creative balance’ when writing lineup
Craig Grialou | February 22, 2017 5:03 pm
Though not a real game, manager Torey Lovullo produced a very real-looking lineup for the Diamondbacks’ exhibition game against Grand Canyon University.
D-backs catcher Iannetta: Pitch framing is about getting borderline strikes called
Adam Green | February 22, 2017 4:45 pm
The Diamondbacks signed Chris Iannetta because they believe he can help their pitching staff, with part of that coming in his ability to frame pitches.
Mariners manager, GM wouldn’t be shocked if Walker breaks out in 2017
Adam Green | February 22, 2017 11:23 am
Neither Seattle Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto nor manager Scott Servais would be surprised if Taijuan Walker, now a D-back, breaks out in 2017.
Tour Cactus League spring training stadiums
Shane Degrote/Cronkite News | February 22, 2017 10:33 am
For the 70th time, MLB teams have assembled in Arizona for Cactus League spring training. Fifteen teams now call the desert home as they prepare for the regular season. Get an overview of the stadiums including important fan information like location and pricing.
With 6 catchers in spring training, Diamondbacks have a lot of options
Nicole Vasquez/Cronkite News | February 22, 2017 6:35 am
With six catchers in camp, the Arizona Diamondbacks have a lot of roles that have to be determined during spring training.