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The Ain't No Fang Podcast

Ain't No Fang - 4-Game Winning Streak   (52:07)7-22-2021
The Diamondbacks went on a 4-game winning streak just before the trade deadline. Could this impact which players get moved before the end of the month? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - 2nd Half Bounce-Back Candidates   (44:54)7-15-2021
Which member of the Arizona Diamondbacks could bounce back in the 2nd half of the season? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - All Star Week   (52:38)7-9-2021
The Diamondbacks' only all star also happens to be their best trade chip. Will he be around after the break? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Locastro Trade   (39:39)7-1-2021
The Diamondbacks have started the dismantling of the team, after trading Tim Locastro to the Yankees.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Time to make trades?   (44:52)6-25-2021
Is it time for the Diamondbacks to start making some trades?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Shattering Records (in a bad way)   (47:44)6-18-2021
The Arizona Diamondbacks are breaking records... in a bad way.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Coaches Fired   (07:41)6-10-2021
The Diamondbacks have fired a pair of coaches. Who could be next? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Losing Streak   (39:07)6-10-2021
What direction is the Diamondbacks organization heading after suffering so many losses this season?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Mike Ferrin   (29:26)6-4-2021
Mike Ferrin joins the Ain't No Fang Podcast to try to help everyone forget about the month of May for the D-backs.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Marte Returns   (44:29)5-21-2021
Ketel Marte makes his return with the Diamondbacks! And a former Diamondbacks front office member sparks a controversy around the sport! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Injuries Galore   (29:28)5-14-2021
Diamondbacks players are getting injured at alarming rates. Some are already on their second IL stint. Can the team overcome the injury bug? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Albert Pujols Released   (39:51)5-6-2021
Albert Pujols was released by the Angels, but might have some interest elsewhere. Meanwhile, the Diamondbacks are getting injured players back! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Carson Kelly Rakes!   (44:10)4-30-2021
Carson Kelly is on fire! Has Caleb Smith earned a chance to break back into the starting rotation? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - David Peralta's Big Game   (44:11)4-23-2021
David Peralta and the Diamondbacks experienced a surge of offense against the Reds. Can the team maintain that offensive firepower as the season continues? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Things Looking Up   (39:04)4-15-2021
With Ahmed, Calhoun and Gallen back on the team, the Diamondbacks appear to be heading in a better direction. Can Madison Bumgarner turn things around? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Ketel Marte's Injury   (45:13)4-9-2021
Does Ketel Marte's injury spell disaster for the Diamondbacks? Why did the team move Caleb Smith to the bullpen after only one start? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Opening Day   (42:52)4-2-2021
The Diamondbacks couldn't pull out a win on Opening Day, but their lineup caught some attention.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Zac Gallen's Injury   (39:06)3-25-2021
When can the Diamondbacks expect to have Zac Gallen back from his injury? Which D-backs players could make a big impact in fantasy baseball? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Clarity on Ketel Marte's Role   (31:53)3-18-2021
Torey Lovullo provides a little clarity about Ketel Marte's primary position this season.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Torey Lovullo's Contract   (36:49)3-12-2021
Do the Diamondbacks need to extend Torey Lovullo's contract before the season starts? Also, the team sent down Andy Young. Does that bode well for players like Josh Rojas? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Kole Calhoun Injury   (41:59)3-3-2021
What will the Diamondbacks do while Kole Calhoun is injured? Do they need to add outfield depth? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Roster Predictions   (51:45)2-26-2021
Who will make the Opening Day roster for the Diamondacks? Derek, Steve and Cody make their predictions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Who plays center?   (23:19)2-18-2021
Who will play center field for the D-backs? Will it be Ketel Marte or could they bring in a free agent soon? Also, Cody Fincher and Derek Montilla tell you who needs to step up the most in 2021.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Nick Ahmed reacts to NL West offseason moves   (25:09)2-11-2021
Nick Ahmed joins to the podcast to highlight an important cause that he is a part of, and reacts to some of the big moves in the NL West during the offseason.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Joakim Soria   (42:37)2-4-2021
The Diamondbacks appear to have a new closer after signing Joakim Soria. Will they make any other additions to the bullpen? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Curt Schilling's Hall of Fame Debacle   (54:00)1-29-2021
Derek Montilla and Steve Zinsmeister run through Curt Schilling's Hall of Fame drama, and some potential blockbuster trades that could affect the NL West.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Jared Porter's Huge Mistake   (53:15)1-21-2021
Steve Zinsmeister and Derek Montilla address the incident involving Jared Porter sending inappropriate pictures to a female reporter. Also, the offseason starts to heat up, as the Padres make another big trade. Should the D-backs even attempt to make any big moves?  See omnystu...
Ain't No Fang - Can the D-backs compete?   (42:36)1-15-2021
Can the Diamondbacks even compete with the Padres and the Dodgers in 2021? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Season Wrap Up   (41:34)10-29-2020
The Dodgers finally win another World Series, but not without some controversy. Did Kevin Cash blow the whole series by making one bad decision?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Championship Series   (31:00)10-15-2020
Which teams will win their respective series and head to the World Series? Would you rather see an Astros vs Dodgers World Series, or a Rays vs Braves Fall Classic? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - D-backs Awards   (49:28)10-9-2020
The Ain't No Fang gang hands out awards for the D-backs season.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - End of the Season   (46:48)10-1-2020
The Ain't No Fang boys wrap up the disappointing season for the Diamondbacks, and discuss some of the areas that the team needs to improve moving forward.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Rat Leon   (34:49)9-18-2020
Is there anything that the Diamondbacks can do in the final nine games that would make you feel better about this season? And what the heck is Rat Leon? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - End of an Era   (35:50)9-10-2020
The D-backs proved that they are moving on to a new era, with younger players. The made it clear with a roster move that happened in the middle of the podcast.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Fire Sale   (42:05)9-1-2020
The D-backs had a fire sale after realizing that the team just wasn't performing well enough. Did they get enough in return to feel confident about the future? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Trade Deadline Ideas   (50:08)8-28-2020
Derek, Cody and Steve throw around a few trade ideas for the Diamondbacks to pull off before Monday's deadline.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - The Return of J.D. Martinez?   (45:43)8-21-2020
Could the Diamondbacks make a trade for J.D. Martinez.... again??? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Finding An Identity   (40:02)8-14-2020
The Diamondbacks are still trying to find their identity during this shortened season. Will they be able to find it quick enough to turn things around? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Offensive Surge   (46:06)8-7-2020
The Diamondbacks seem to be back in the swing of things offensively. But how long will their offensive surge last? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Slow Start   (41:44)7-31-2020
The Arizona Diamondbacks started the season much slower than anticipated. Are their playoff hopes dwindling already? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Season Preview   (44:48)7-23-2020
Derek Montilla and Steve Zinsmeister preview the MLB season for the Diamondbacks. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Intrasquad   (29:00)7-16-2020
D-backs summer camp has no shortage of stories, including a new-look Robbie Ray. What will the Diamondbacks do with him, considering his contract situation? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - First Game   (44:06)7-7-2020
Derek Montilla was one of very few people who got to attend the Diamondbacks' first game since spring training. So what were the virus protocols like?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Opt Out   (33:53)7-2-2020
Mike Leake became the first MLB player to opt out of the 2020 season. How will that affect the Diamondbacks this year? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Baseball Is Back   (42:47)6-25-2020
Baseball is finally scheduled to take place! But how will it all work, and how will a shortened season affect the Arizona Diamondbacks? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Deal or No Deal   (37:53)6-18-2020
The players and the owners thought they came to a deal for a 2020 season, but it turns out they still have their differences.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Crunch Time   (39:39)6-12-2020
The MLB owners and players are running out of time to come to a deal. Will they get it done at crunch time? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Who has the leverage?   (42:19)6-4-2020
The MLB owners and players are still at odds with each other over a possible 2020 season. Who has the upper hand.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - The Proposal   (34:05)5-29-2020
The MLB owners made their first economic proposal to the players...and the players are not happy about it.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - All About The Money   (49:36)5-15-2020
The MLB players and owners are arguing over money, which never goes well.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - The New Plan   (32:15)5-1-2020
There's a new plan for how baseball will return. But will it stick? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Red Sox Punishment   (42:35)4-24-2020
Major League Baseball handed down a punishment for the Red Sox in response to the cheating scandal. Was it a slap on the wrist? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Emergency Backup Plan   (32:12)4-10-2020
Major League Baseball is debating the best way to start up again after the pandemic is over.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - All-Time Diamondbacks Team   (41:54)3-26-2020
The guys pick their all-time Diamondbacks teams.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - MLB Season Postponed   (23:44)3-13-2020
Opening Day was scheduled for two weeks from now. But, concerns over the Coronavirus pandemic has caused Major League Baseball to postpone the start of the regular season. Cody Fincher and Derrick Montilla discuss whether or not this was the right decision to make.  See omnystu...
Ain't No Fang - Mic'd Up   (34:44)3-4-2020
Should the MLB mic up players more often during games? Would that help drive up the popularity of the sport? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Mason Saunders   (40:06)2-26-2020
Madison Bumgarner has been moonlighting as a rodeo cowboy. Should the organization sit him down and tell him to stop doing rodeos? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Pitchers and Catchers Report   (35:48)2-13-2020
BASEBALL IS BACK! Which of the 15 starting pitchers will make the opening day rotation? Nick Ahmed gets a contract extension. The Astros clearly don't know how to apologize.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Mookie Betts Trade   (32:36)2-5-2020
We were just starting to feel good about the Diamondbacks competing with the Dodgers, but with the addition of Mookie Betts is Los Angeles just on another level from Arizona? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Marte Par-tay   (40:32)1-28-2020
The Diamondbacks trade for Starling Marte solidifies two positions in the lineup.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Who Plays 2nd Base?   (34:10)1-23-2020
Who will be the primary second baseman for the Diamondbacks in 2020? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Cheating Scandal   (46:35)1-17-2020
The baseball cheating scandal is heating up with rumors flying. What are the facts and what is speculation?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Making Moves   (41:14)1-15-2020
The Diamondbacks are solidifying their roster as we get closer to Spring Training. Will they pull the trigger on a blockbuster trade that has reportedly been discussed in the front office? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - MadBum   (27:18)12-18-2019
The Arizona Diamondbacks gave us an early Christmas gift this year and signed Madison Bumgarner! The guys discuss what this deal means right now and for the team moving forward.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aint No Fang - Hot Stove Season   (27:37)12-12-2019
The Arizona Diamondbacks made a move to improve their bullpen and are linked to some pretty big names both in free agency and on the trade market. The guys tell you what moves they want the D-backs to make this offseason! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Non-Tendered Players   (34:59)12-5-2019
The Arizona Diamondbacks decided not to tender contracts to some interesting players on their squad.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - First Move of the Offseason   (33:26)11-29-2019
The Arizona Diamondbacks have made their first signing of the offseason.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - It's officially the offseason!   (21:30)10-31-2019
The Nationals winning the World Series last night means it's officially the offseason! And the D-backs wasted no time and have already made a few moves.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Former D-backs in the World Series   (22:44)10-24-2019
It's exciting to see the number of former Diamondbacks playing in the World Series.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Dodger Drama   (40:59)10-10-2019
The season is over for the Diamondbacks, but at least we can find some joy in seeing the Dodgers lose.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Mike Hazen's Contract Extension   (29:48)9-18-2019
Good News: Mike Hazen got a contract extension.  Bad News: The Diamondbacks continue to play down to their competition.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Is Hazen Going To The Red Sox?   (34:59)9-12-2019
Are the Boston Red Sox interested in hiring Mike Hazen to be their President of Baseball Operations? Is he interested in that job? PLEASE DON'T LEAVE US! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Diamondbacks Rookies of the Year   (36:46)9-5-2019
Which rookie Diamondbacks has had the best first season of their career? There's plenty of options to choose from.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Lovullo Is Evolving   (35:12)8-29-2019
Torey Lovullo seems to be evolving as a manager, and that's a good thing. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Nothing More Than .500   (32:33)8-21-2019
The Diamondbacks continue to prove they are nothing more than a .500 team, even when they win.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Without An Ace   (28:31)8-15-2019
How will the Arizona Diamondbacks survive without Robbie Ray while he is injured? Is Josh Rojas here to stay?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Amazin' Hazen   (36:18)8-8-2019
Mike Hazen encountered a fork in the road. So he made his own path.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Farewell to Greinke   (36:19)8-1-2019
The guys say farewell to Zack Greinke as he is headed to Houston.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - What will the D-backs do?   (30:16)7-25-2019
Less than a week until the trade deadline, we discuss what exactly the Arizona Diamondbacks SHOULD do and what we think they WILL do.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Buy or Sell   (33:58)7-18-2019
Will the Arizona Diamondbacks decide to trade some of their players away, or will they go and get some new pieces? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - All-Star Week   (33:55)7-11-2019
Ketel Marte represented the D-backs well at the All-Star Game. Should the MLB consider adding some more fun events to their All-Star festivities?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - #VoteKetel   (31:07)6-27-2019
Is Ketel Marte a good choice to be the starting second baseman for the National League All Star team? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Godley Back To The Rotation?   (32:19)6-13-2019
With Jon Duplantier injured, will Zack Godley be moved back to the starting rotation? Has Archie Bradley fixed his issues?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Archie Bradley to the minors?   (32:43)6-6-2019
Should the Diamondbacks send Archie Bradley to the minors to get things figured out? Did the team have a trade in place for a starting pitcher before it blew up? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Smellbert O'Reilly   (27:11)5-30-2019
Chris Cron had the opportunity to tell his son that he was being promoted to the major leagues. He also shares an unusual nickname that he gave to Kevin Cron.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ryan Radtke, Voice of the Reno Aces   (14:03)5-23-2019
Can Yasmany Tomas help the Arizona Diamondbacks at the major league level? Ryan Radtke says there's a different D-backs prospect that is more likely to get a call up.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Can Yasmany Tomas Help The Diamondbacks?   (24:14)5-23-2019
Yasmany Tomas is crushing it for the Reno Aces. Can he help the Arizona Diamondbacks any time soon?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Good News And Bad News   (23:35)5-16-2019
The Diamondbacks are big winners, but at what cost? How long will they be without their best hitter and best pitcher?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - How good is Archie Bradley?   (36:10)5-9-2019
How good is Archie Bradley? And is it time for the Diamondbacks to start considering signing Dallas Keuchel? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - What Have You Done For Me Lately?   (31:32)5-2-2019
Is Archie Bradley still the face of the organization? How will the Diamondbacks replace Zack Godley in the rotation now that they are moving him to the bullpen?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - 5-on-5 Pickup Football Game Between D-backs Players   (09:10)4-25-2019
Steve Zinsmeister and Derek Montilla draft an imaginary 5-on-5 pickup football game between current Diamondbacks players.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Sustainability   (28:24)4-25-2019
Can Christian Walker and the rest of the Diamondbacks continue their run production that has given them a hot start to the season?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Adam Jones Dominates   (32:04)4-18-2019
Should the Diamondbacks already be thinking about keeping Adam Jones around next year?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - First Impressions   (29:46)4-11-2019
Robbie Ray has the wheels fall off. The three-catcher-system is back.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - The Home Opener   (29:44)4-5-2019
How are the Diamondbacks dealing with the loss of Jake Lamb to the DL? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Opening Day   (30:10)3-28-2019
What will the Diamondbacks lineup look like without Steven Souza? Is John Ryan Murphy the best catcher to catch Zack Greinke? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Yasmany No Mas   (34:35)3-21-2019
Zack Greinke will start on opening day, which surprises no one. Yasmany Tomas will start the year in the minor leagues again, which also surprises no one. And Paul Goldschmidt is working on signing an extension with the St. Louis Cardinals, which surprises absolutely no one.  S...
Ain't No Fang - The New Center Fielder   (27:09)3-15-2019
The Arizona Diamondbacks have a new center fielder, Adam Jones. But how often will he be starting in center?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Lamb vs Walker   (29:06)3-7-2019
How will Torey Lovullo split time at first base between Jake Lamb and Christian Walker?  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ain't No Fang - Machado Comes to the NL West   (19:10)2-21-2019
Manny Machado will be in the NL West for a while. Should the Diamondbacks be worried about that? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.