San Diego Padres relief pitcher Mark Melancon, right, celebrates with catcher Victor Caratini after...
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RHP Mark Melancon strikes 2-year deal with Arizona Diamondbacks

Relief pitcher Mark Melancon and the Arizona Diamondbacks have reportedly struck a two-year deal, confirms Arizona Sports' John Gambadoro.
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Arizona Diamondbacks' Carson Kelly (18) is greeted by Christian Walker (53) after scoring against t...
Jake Anderson

D-backs tender contracts to arbitration-eligible Kelly, Walker, Weaver

The Arizona Diamondbacks have tendered contracts to arbitration-eligible players: C Carson Kelly, 1B Christian Walker and RHP Luke Weaver.
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Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo watches from the dugout during the sixth inning of the t...
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Diamondbacks fill out rest of coaching staff around Torey Lovullo

The D-backs announced five additions to its restructured staff, naming three assistant hitting coaches and two assistant pitching coaches.
1 day ago
Tampa Bay Rays' Jordan Luplow celebrates in the dugout after his grand slam during the first inning...
Wills Rice

Arizona Diamondbacks acquire outfielder Jordan Luplow from Rays

The Diamondbacks have acquired outfielder Jordan Luplow from the Tampa Bay Rays in return for infielder Ronny Simon.
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Kyler Murray #1 of the Arizona Cardinals celebrates after Eno Benjamin #26 (not pictured) scores a ...
Kevin Zimmerman

What Arizona sports fans can be thankful for in 2021

The spirit of Thanksgiving is about the gratefulness that comes with not having it all, but enjoying the some that you do have.
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Kyle Nelson #30 of the Cleveland Indians pitches against the Minnesota Twins during the ninth innin...
Jake Anderson

D-backs claim left-hander Kyle Nelson from Cleveland Guardians

LHP Kyle Nelson has pitched 10.1 innings over 11 appearances in his two years in the MLB, all of which have come out of the bullpen.
7 days ago
San Diego Padres relief pitcher Kirby Yates works against an Arizona Diamondbacks batter during the...
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Report: D-backs ‘in mix’ to sign reliever Kirby Yates

The Diamondbacks are among six teams in the running to sign 2019 MLB All-Star and free agent Kirby Yates, reports Ken Rosenthal.
8 days ago
Arizona Diamondbacks' Ketel Marte connects for a single against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the ...
Nicholas Hodell

CBS’ Axisa: D-backs’ Marte and Kelly seen as offseason trade candidates

Three players from the Arizona Diamondbacks are among this offseason's top trade candidates, according to CBS Sports' Mike Axisa.
13 days ago
Houston Astros Pitching Coach Brent Storm (56) keeps a close watch on the mound during the regular ...
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Arizona Diamondbacks officially hire Brent Strom as new pitching coach

The D-backs have hired Brent Strom, the Astros' pitching coach for the last eight years, to the same position, the team announced Thursday.
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Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Robbie Ray throws a pitch to the Baltimore Orioles during the fi...
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Former Diamondbacks LHP Robbie Ray takes home AL Cy Young Award

The former Arizona Diamondback won his first career Cy Young Award Wednesday night, receiving 29 of 30 first place votes.
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PHOENIX, ARIZONA - APRIL 09:  Kole Calhoun #56 of the Arizona Diamondbacks runs to first base again...
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D-backs decline OF Kole Calhoun’s 2022 option, exercise RHP Merrill Kelly

The veteran outfielder is a free agent after spending the past two seasons with his hometown Arizona Diamondbacks.
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The Atlanta Braves celebrate after winning baseball's World Series in Game 6 against the Houston As...
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Braves shut out Astros in Game 6 to win 1st World Series since 1995

The Atlanta Braves defeated the Houston Astros 7-0 in Game 6 to win the 2021 World Series, 4-2, their first title since 1995.
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FILE - Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister watches from the dugout during the seventh inning of a b...
Nicholas Hodell

D-backs’ new bench coach Jeff Banister complements manager Torey Lovullo

Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo wanted a complementary personality with a new bench coach and found one in new hire Jeff Banister.
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Trivia Tuesday: Players who hit the first HR in the last 25 World Series

Think you can name the players who hit the first home run in each of the last 25 World Series? It's Trivia Tuesday!
1 month ago
Seth Beer #28 of the Arizona Diamondbacks watches his home run during the eighth inning against the...
Alex Weiner

Alek Thomas, Seth Beer headline D-backs’ MiLB Organization All-Stars

MiLB.com honored Arizona Diamondbacks prospects at each position who stood out during the 2021 season, including Alek Thomas.
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Arizona Diamondbacks left fielder David Peralta chase a double by Pittsburgh Pirates' Kevin Newman ...
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Diamondbacks LF David Peralta named Gold Glove finalist

Arizona Diamondbacks left fielder David Peralta has been named a finalist for the Gold Glove award for the 2021 season.
1 month ago
Assistant Hitting coach Joe Mather #62 poses during Cincinnati Reds Photo Day on February 19, 2020 ...
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Diamondbacks hire Joe Mather to take over as new hitting coach

Joe Mather was a coach in the Diamondbacks organization for five years before his most recent role as assistant hitting coach for the Reds.
1 month ago
MILWAUKEE - JUNE 04: Manager Bob Melvin #3 of the Arizona Diamondbacks watches as his team takes on...
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Padres hire former A’s, Diamondbacks manager Bob Melvin

Bob Melvin returns to the National League West to manage the San Diego Padres after a decade with the Oakland Athletics.
1 month ago
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Braves rally early, take 1-0 World Series lead in Houston

An early swing by Jorge Soler powered the Atlanta Braves to a smashing start over the Houston Astros in the World Series.
1 month ago
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Trivia Tuesday: Recent World Series Most Valuable Players

Can you remember the Most Valuable Players from each of the last 25 World Series? Fire up those memory banks, it's Trivia Tuesday!
1 month ago
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Arizona Diamondbacks claim former Orioles pitcher Zack Burdi off waivers

The Arizona Diamondbacks announced Thursday they have claimed pitcher Zack Burdi off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles.
2 months ago
PHOENIX, ARIZONA - JULY 01: Manager Torey Lovullo #17 of the Arizona Diamondbacks signals from the ...
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D-backs’ Lovullo ready to fill critical roles on coaching staff

D-backs skipper Torey Lovullo spoke with media about how he plans to fill the team's pitching, hitting and bench coach positions.
2 months ago
Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Mike Hazen joins The Doug & Wolf Show for an interview on ...
Kevin Zimmerman

D-backs to prioritize more power bullpen arms, grinding hitters

Diamondbacks GM Mike Hazen believes more power in the bullpen and more grinding hitters at the plate can help turn his team around.
2 months ago
Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo (17) argues with umpire Chad Whitson, left, during the t...
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D-backs make multiple coaching changes to start offseason

Arizona manager Torey Lovullo retained his job with a one-year extension, but his staff is not moving forward in the same framework.
2 months ago
San Diego Padres manager Jayce Tingler returns to the dugout after the national anthem before a bas...
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Padres fire manager Jayce Tingler after midseason collapse

The San Diego Padres have fired Jayce Tingler a season after finishing second in voting for NL Manager of the Year.
2 months ago
Arizona Diamondbacks' David Peralta, right, douses Diamondbacks' Josh VanMeter (19) after VanMeter'...
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Diamondbacks clinch No. 2 pick in MLB Draft after going 52-110 in 2021

The Diamondbacks finished with a 52-110 record in 2021, tying the Baltimore Orioles for the worst record in the majors.
2 months ago
David Peralta #6 of the Arizona Diamondbacks looks on before the game against the Seattle Mariners ...
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OF David Peralta wins D-backs’ Luis Gonzalez Award

The Diamondbacks named David Peralta as the seventh annual winner of the organization's Luis Gonzalez Award.
2 months ago
Arizona Diamondbacks outfielders David Peralta (6), Daulton Varsho (12) and Pavin Smith (26) celebr...
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Diamondbacks blast Rockies to end losing streak at 5

Pavin Smith reached base five times and the Diamondbacks chased Antonio Senzatela with a six-run first inning in a win over the Rockies.
2 months ago
Outfielder Alek Thomas #5 of the Amarillo Sod Poodles runs to third base during the first game of a...
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D-backs name OF Thomas, P Nelson as minor leaguer’s of the year

The Diamondbacks named OF Alek Thomas as the organization's Minor League Player of the Year, and RHP Ryne Nelson as the Pitcher of the Year.
2 months ago
Arizona Diamondbacks' Ketel Marte (4) looks towards the sky after hitting a home run against the Co...
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Diamondbacks allow 9 unanswered, fall to Rockies 9-7

The Colorado Rockies rallied from a seven-run deficit to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-7 on Friday night.
2 months ago