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Dust storm in Phoenix engulfs Chase Field

Dust storm in Phoenix engulfs Chase Field

yahoo.com Updated Aug 27, 2013
Back in February, a freak snowstorm covered the Arizona Diamondbacks/Colorado Rockies spring training facility in Scottsdale, Ariz. with snow and hail. The place looked like a sublime winter wonderland. It does snow in Phoenix, but rarely that much. Eve…
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  • D-backs designate OF Kubel for assignment

    D-backs designate OF Kubel for assignment

    ESPN.com Aug 27, 2013
    The Arizona Diamondbacks have designated outfielder Jason Kubel for assignment.
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  • Jon Lester's break shows potential benefit of pitcher vacations

    Jon Lester's break shows potential benefit of pitcher vacations

    CNNSI.com Aug 27, 2013
    Jon Lester has been a new pitcher since the All-Star break. An extended vacation may be the cause.
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  • Video - Diamondbacks Walk Off With Win 00:29

    Diamondbacks Walk Off With Win

    Aug 27
    Aaron Hill's hit in the 10th inning lifted the Diamondbacks past the Padres 10-9.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Summer hasn't been kind to 2009 first-rounders; more Snaps

    Aug 27
    Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we mercifully count down the dying days of August ambiguity and await the refreshing clarity of the NFL's regular season. ... There will be clarity, right?
  • You Love Ray Guy

    Aug 27
    The mail arrived this morning. The bag was stuffed—overstuffed, really—with Ray Guy email, after I wrote about Guy’s Seniors Committee nomination for the Hall of Fame in this week’s MMQB column. So let’s have at it: HE’S A NO-DOUBTER I remember when Ray…