Arizona Diamondbacks News and Rumors

D-backs call up lefty Curtis, DFA Hessler

D-backs call up lefty Curtis, DFA Hessler

MLB.com Updated Apr 30 (yesterday)
The Arizona Diamondbacks have selected the contract of left-handed pitcher Zac Curtis from Class A Advanced Visalia and designated left-hander Keith Hessler for assignment, D-backs senior vice president and general manager Dave Stewart announced Saturda…
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  • Story Drives in Three in Rockies' Win Over Diamondbacks

    Story Drives in Three in Rockies' Win Over Diamondbacks

    nytimes.com Apr 30 (3 days ago)
    Trevor Story's two-run triple in the top of the ninth inning broke a tie, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 on Saturday night.
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  • Diamondbacks offer entertaining response to uniform criticism

    Diamondbacks offer entertaining response to uniform criticism

    yahoo.com Apr 29 (3 days ago)
    When the Arizona Diamondbacks unveiled new uniforms back in December, they did so acknowledging that they were being aggressive. According to team president and CEO Derrick Hall, they were aiming to create a style that had never been seen before, while …
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  • The Cardinals Lost Their 10th Game

    The Cardinals Lost Their 10th Game

    deadspin.com nytimes.com Apr 29 (3 days ago)
    With a dominant start from right-hander Rubby De La Rosa, the Arizona Diamondbacks shut out the St. Louis Cardinals in a 3-0 victory Thursday.Read more...
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  • Cardinals Bash Past Diamondbacks 11-4

    Cardinals Bash Past Diamondbacks 11-4

    nytimes.com Apr 28 (5 days ago)
    The pitcher's spot in the order came up with the bases loaded in the fifth inning, a critical juncture in what had been a close game.
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  • Martinez Wins 4th, Cardinals Rout Diamondbacks 8-2

    Martinez Wins 4th, Cardinals Rout Diamondbacks 8-2

    nytimes.com Apr 27 (6 days ago)
    Carlos Martinez gave up three hits in eight scoreless innings, Brandon Moss and Stephen Piscotty homered and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-2 on Tuesday night.
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  • The Cardinals Lost Their Ninth Game

    The Cardinals Lost Their Ninth Game

    deadspin.com Apr 26 (6 days ago)
    The Arizona Diamondbacks put together a nine-run inning as they bludgeoned the Cardinals for a 12-7 victory Monday.Read more...
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  • Diamondbacks find the soft underbelly of Cardinals' bullpe…

    Diamondbacks find the soft underbelly of Cardinals' bullpen

    ESPN.com Apr 26 (7 days ago)
    Diamondbacks find the soft underbelly of Cardinals' bullpen
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  • Left In: P Miller Plays OF While Pirates Beat D-Backs in 13

    Left In: P Miller Plays OF While Pirates Beat D-Backs in 13

    nytimes.com Apr 24
    Sean Rodriguez lined a double over the head of Arizona left fielder Shelby Miller to drive in the go-ahead run.
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  • Herrmann's 4 RBIs Lift Diamondbacks Past Pirates, 7-1

    Herrmann's 4 RBIs Lift Diamondbacks Past Pirates, 7-1

    nytimes.com Apr 23
    Chris Herrmann drove in four runs with a home run and double, Rubby De La Rosa gave up three hits over six-plus innings, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-1 on Saturday night.
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  • 3 Pirates Homer, Pittsburgh Snap's Arizona Win Streak

    3 Pirates Homer, Pittsburgh Snap's Arizona Win Streak

    nytimes.com Apr 23
    Sean Rodriguez, Gregory Polanco and Jordy Mercer homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates held on to beat Arizona 8-7 on Friday night, snapping the Diamondbacks' five-game winning streak.
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  • Roundup: Rays Upend Red Sox; Diamondbacks Sweep Giants

    Roundup: Rays Upend Red Sox; Diamondbacks Sweep Giants

    nytimes.com Apr 21
    Evan Longoria and Curt Casali homered off David Price, and the Tampa Bay Rays chased Price, an ex-teammate, in the fourth inning to beat the Red Sox, 12-8.
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  • Shelby Miller appears to scrape hand on mound for the second ti…

    Shelby Miller appears to scrape hand on mound for the second time

    yahoo.com Apr 21
    Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Shelby Miller suffered a strange bout of déjà vu during Thursday's game against the San Francisco Giants. For the second consecutive game, Miller was removed shortly after appearing to scrape his hand on the pitching mound d…
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  • Fan in 'Duffman' costume catches D-Backs homer, throws it back

    Fan in 'Duffman' costume catches D-Backs homer, throws it back

    yahoo.com Apr 21
    This has been one interesting week at AT&T Park in San Francisco, and that's not even taking into account the entertaining series being played by the Diamondbacks and Giants. The real action and entertainment is happening in the stands, and that con…
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  • Tomas Homers, Diamondbacks Complete 4-Game Sweep of Giants

    Tomas Homers, Diamondbacks Complete 4-Game Sweep of Giants

    nytimes.com Apr 21
    Through good-natured dugout banter and players sticking together, Chip Hale watched his Arizona Diamondbacks come together on this winning road trip that began with a little rough patch.
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  • Ray Throws 6 Scoreless in D-Backs' 3-0 Win Over Giants

    Ray Throws 6 Scoreless in D-Backs' 3-0 Win Over Giants

    nytimes.com Apr 20
    Robbie Ray pitched six scoreless innings, Jake Lamb continued to slug against the Giants by tripling home a run and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat San Francisco 3-0 on Tuesday night.
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  • Giants Fan Grabs Fair Ball, Possibly Ruins His Own Life

    Giants Fan Grabs Fair Ball, Possibly Ruins His Own Life

    deadspin.com Apr 19
    In the bottom of the seventh inning of last night’s Giants-Diamondbacks game, a Giants fan sitting near the left-field line accidentally reached out and grabbed a fair ball. This happens all the time at baseball games, but things took a turn for the tra…
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  • Giants fan leaves game in shame after making a huge mistake

    Giants fan leaves game in shame after making a huge mistake

    yahoo.com Apr 19
    On Monday night during the Diamondbacks-Giants game, a San Francisco Giants fan made the one mistake you don't want to make when you're in the front row of the stadium: he interfered with a live ball. It was all innocent enough, and it started like any …
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  • Segura, Lamb deliver as D-backs drop Giants in 11

    Segura, Lamb deliver as D-backs drop Giants in 11

    Jean Segura's third hit, an 11th-inning chopper over the pitcher's mound, scored Phil Gosselin with the tiebreaking run on Monday night and paced the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 9-7 victory over the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park.
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  • Shelby Miller takes the lead for strangest injury this season

    Shelby Miller takes the lead for strangest injury this season

    yahoo.com Apr 17
    Arizona Diamondbacks starter Shelby Miller was forced to leave Saturday's game against the Padres with two outs in the second inning after suffering cuts on both knuckles of his right index finger. The injury was inflicted by Shelby Miller himself, when…
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  • Tomas' 1st 2-Homer Game Carries D-Backs to 7-3 Win

    Tomas' 1st 2-Homer Game Carries D-Backs to 7-3 Win

    nytimes.com Apr 17
    Yasmany Tomas homered twice, drove in three runs and scored three times to lead the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 7-3 victory against the San Diego Padres on Sunday.
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  • Lamb, Diamondbacks Beat Rodney, Padres 3-2

    Lamb, Diamondbacks Beat Rodney, Padres 3-2

    nytimes.com Apr 16
    When the San Diego Padres opened the bottom of the ninth inning with consecutive singles to put runners on first and third, Diamondbacks manager Chip Hale had to think ahead to possible extra innings because the Padres were in great shape to at least sc…
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  • Dodgers Get 5 in Seventh, Beat D-Backs 5-2

    Dodgers Get 5 in Seventh, Beat D-Backs 5-2

    nytimes.com Apr 15
    Kike Hernandez hit a two-run double during a five-run seventh inning to back another solid outing from Dodgers rookie Ross Stripling, and Los Angeles beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 on Thursday night.
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  • Video - Red Sox Acquire Miley From D-backs 02:02

    Red Sox Acquire Miley From D-backs

    Dec 10
    Jerry Crasnick, Jim Bowden, Tim Kurkjian and Karl Ravech discuss Boston's acquisition of pitcher Wade Miley from the Diamondbacks for pitchers Rubby De La Rosa and Allen Webster and a minor-leaguer yet to be identified.
  • Video - Red Sox Add Miley To Bolster Rotation 01:44

    Red Sox Add Miley To Bolster Rotation

    Dec 10
    Aaron Boone, Curt Schilling, Tim Kurkjian, Jim Bowden and Karl Ravech discuss the Red Sox's trade for left-hander Wade Miley and the possibility of Boston using their loaded farm system to go after another big starting pitcher.
  • Video - Chip Hale Looking Forward To Competing 03:04

    Chip Hale Looking Forward To Competing

    Dec 8
    Diamondbacks manager Chip Hale comments on what he's looking forward to the most in his first season on the job and Yasmany Tomas' role with the team.
  • Video - Yankees Get Younger With Gregorius Deal 02:58

    Yankees Get Younger With Gregorius Deal

    Dec 5
    ESPN senior baseball writer Jayson Stark discusses the trade that brings SS Didi Gregorius to the Yankees.