A look back: Radio calls from memorable D-backs season

Dec 27, 2011, 8:31 PM | Updated: 11:03 pm

To say the 2011 season was a memorable one for the Arizona
Diamondbacks would be an understatement.

Picked by many to finish at the bottom of the NL West, the
D-backs won 94 games — many in comeback fashion — to
take the division and push the Milwaukee Brewers to five
games in the NLDS.

While it was tough to pick out just 10 moments from the
season, we did our best. So go ahead and enjoy the sounds
of the Arizona Diamondbacks radio network, and let’s look
forward to more great moments next season.

April 25 – Kennedy makes statement, finishes complete
game/shutout with a K

May 18 – Justin Upton’s walk-off single caps
Diamondbacks rally against Braves

June 16 – Putz blows save, Upton saves game with
walk-off home run to beat Giants

June 28 – Wily Mo Pena hits walk-off home run to
beat Indians at Chase Field

August 2 –
Paul Goldschmidt goes yard for the first time, taking
Lincecum deep in San Fran

August 16 –
Lyle Overbay owns Roy Halladay, hitting two-run
double against Philly’s ace

September 23 – Paul Goldschmidt’s triple gives
D-backs the lead in division-clinching game

September 23 – Chris Young secures the final out as D-
backs clinch NL West crown

October 4 – Paul Goldschmidt launches grand slam
against the Brewers in Game 4

October 7 –
Chris Young’s catch saves the day against the
Brewers in Game 5

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