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  • Upton, Drew among leading vote getters

    While the 82nd Major League Baseball All-Star Game will be thrilling to Arizonans regardless of who is playing, the game will certainly be more exciting if there are more Diamondbacks on the roster. It is unclear if Ian Kennedy or J.J. Putz will be named to the roster, because pitchers are not voted upon by […]
  • Analyst thinks Orton would be good for Cards

    For many the name Kyle Orton has been nothing more than an after thought when it comes to the Cardinals quarterback search. While he may be a consolation prize to some, one ESPN analyst thinks he could be a great fit in Arizona. John Clayton, as part of a piece on underrated NFL players, said […]
  • Could Ian Kennedy be an All-Star?

    The 2011 Major League Baseball All-Star game will be at Chase Field and Diamondbacks fans would love to see as many hometown players as possible. Shortstop Stephen Drew, right fielder Justin Upton and closer J.J. Putz are all having tremendous season and could be selected to the Mid-summer Classic, but Fox Sports’ Ken Rosenthal, thinks […]
  • Adrian Wilson tells team to keep working

    Although there is no timetable or estimates as to when NFL activities will resume, there are no excuses for the players to not be preparing both physically and mentally. While fans may be sick of the lockout and prefer to ignore all football talk until there is a resolution, players do not have that option. […]
  • Fans find Roberts and his tattoos worthy of bobblehead

    Somewhere on Monday the maker of the Arizona Diamondbacks’ promotional bobbleheads cringed. That’s because the winner of the ‘Fan Vote’ bobblehead was announced by the club and it’s a player that will keep the company busy. The D-backs announced that fans selected utility man Ryan Roberts to be enshrined in plastic in time for the […]
  • Steve Breaston is an underrated wide receiver

    The Arizona Cardinals’ Steve Breaston isn’t just someone who writes great poetry, he’s also one of the most underrated players in the NFL according to ESPN’s John Clayton. Over the weekend Clayton penned a piece in which he put together an entire starting NFL roster of players who weren’t pro bowlers or first round picks. […]
  • Playfair named associate coach

    Jim Playfair has signed a multi-year contract to become the associate coach of the Phoenix Coyotes, General Manager Don Maloney announced. “We are very pleased to welcome Jim to the Coyotes organization,” said Maloney. “Jim is a tremendous coach with a wealth of experience and I am confident that he will be a great addition […]
  • Mixed results from Cardinals tackles

    Although they are often ignored until they allow a sack or are called for holding, the offensive line consists of some of the most important players on a football team. Profootballfocus.com took a look at offensive tackles and rated them based upon their pass blocking efficiency in an attempt to discover the best and worst […]
  • Jimmer mania arrives in Phoenix for workout

    Jimmer Mania is coming to Phoenix … at least for a couple of days. Fredette said via Twitter Sunday that he was in the Valley and he wasn’t exactly a fan of the heat (and we’re not talking about LeBron and the crew). In Phoenix now and its unreal how today isn’t considered that hot […]
  • What was Nash thinking when Dirk won it all?

    When it was over, I wondered why Dirk bolted at the end of the game, once again leaving the ESPN sideline reporter with a lonely look of abandonment. I wondered if Mark Cuban would emerge from his kingdom of quiet and start acting like….Mark Cuban. I wondered what David Stern was thinking about as he […]
  • Inside the Box: 6-run fourth wins it for D-backs

    After every Arizona Diamondbacks game we’ll examine the box score and provide you with instant analysis. So it’s time to go Inside the Box for June 10, 2011: Diamondbacks 9, Marlins 5 The Good: Ryan Roberts got things going for the D-backs right off the, well, bat. On a 2-1 count in the top of […]
  • Inside the Box: Saunders struggles in D-backs loss

    After every Arizona Diamondbacks game we’ll examine the box score and provide you with instant analysis. So it’s time to go Inside the Box for June 10, 2011: Marlins 6, Diamondbacks 4 The Good: The D-backs struggled early against Anibal Sanchez, but managed to put up a four-spot in the seventh inning. Miguel Montero and […]
  • Suns hold workouts for Hamilton, Thompson

    PHOENIX – The Phoenix Suns had Texas forward Jordan Hamilton and Washington St. shooting guard Klay Thompson in for workouts this week. Some are hoping that the Suns don’t entertain drafting either player when their turn comes up at the number 13 spot in the 2011 NBA Draft. “I don’t like either one of these […]
  • Collmenter enjoying ride, success with D-backs

    PHOENIX – Josh Collmenter has had quiet an interesting baptism into Major League baseball. Since being recalled, the D-backs rookie has been outstanding compiling a 1.12 ERA and becoming an early candidate for Rookie of the Year along the way. Collmenter debuted out of the bullpen, but has since been moved to the starting rotation […]
  • Kerry Wood unlikely to waive no trade clause

    Although Kerry Wood and his right arm might sound like a perfect fit for the Arizona Diamondbacks bullpen, he might not feel like the organization is the right fit for him. As a matter of fact, he might not think any organization, outside of the Chicago Cubs, is an option. Wood, who signed with the […]
  • Putz injury would be devastating for D-backs

    PHOENIX – The Arizona Diamondbacks season spiraled downwards last season when the bullpen fell apart giving away game after game. It might happen again this season if closer J.J. Putz is hurt and headed to the disabled list. Putz was unavailable for the D-backs game against the Pirates on Thursday as set-up man David Hernandez […]
  • Shaw promoted to major leagues

    Right-handed pitcher Bryan Shaw has been promoted from Triple-A Reno, while Left-hander Zach Kroenke has been optioned to Reno, according to D-backs’ Executive Vice President and General Manager Kevin Towers. Kroenke is 0-1 with an ERA of 9.00 and has let opponents hit .333 off of him in the four games he has appeared in […]
  • D-backs analyst thinks team needs to add depth

    Many believe the Diamondbacks hot start is a fluke and the team will falter in the summer, but others believe productive trade deadline deals can propel Arizona to the National League West crown. It is no secret that the Diamondbacks would like to add some pitching and some power to their lineup and the team’s […]
  • Coyotes should give the Jets back to Winnipeg

    If the new NHL franchise in Winnipeg is named the Jets, they won’t own any of the records of the previous organization that carried the same moniker. That’s because, according to NHL Deputy Commisioner Bill Daly, those records will remain as part of the Phoenix Coyotes franchise and the new Jets would retain the records […]
  • Barkley would like to be a Suns owner

    Charles Barkley wants to add NBA owner alongside dominant NBA power forward and hilarious broadcaster on his resume (We’re not sure it actually says that or if he even has a resume, but if we were him it would look something along those lines). It was a comment Sir Charles made in passing to Philly.com […]