Tag Archives: Arizona Diamondbacks

Stewart and Watson Join Diamondbacks Front Office

By: Kayla Mortellaro The Diamondbacks and chief baseball officer, Tony LaRussa made the official announcement Thursday afternoon that Dave Stewart and De Jon Watson have joined the team’s front office. Stewart was named Sr. Vice President and General Manager and Watson was named Sr. Vice President of Baseball Operations. Both of these men will report to LaRussa combining 122 years ... Read More »

DBacks Search For a New GM Narrows

By: Jim Marshall It has been a long and trying season for everyone associated with the Arizona Diamondbacks and when the season ends September 28th the organization will be looking for a new beginning. The season began with starter, Patrick Corbin, and set-up man, David Hernandez, sustaining injuries during Spring Training, which lead to Tommy John surgery and a season ... Read More »

Nuno Make Strides for DBacks

By: Jim Marshall Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Vidal Nuño continues to receive little help from the Diamondbacks’ offense, as he lost yet another quality start, 2-1, to the Dodgers last week. He made it through seven innings for the fourth start in a row, with nothing to show for it. He limited the Dodgers to just two runs on seven hits ... Read More »

Manfred Tabbed as Next MLB Commish

By: Jim Marshall Major League Baseball has a new Commissioner. Rob Manfred will take over on January 25, 2015, replacing current Commissioner Bud Selig. Manfred, who is a lawyer focuses on labor and employment law, and is also a business executive. He worked with MLB during the collective bargaining sessions and was the main spokesperson during the 1994–95 strike. He ... Read More »

DBacks Await Daniel Hudson’s Return

By: Jim Marshall When the AZ Diamondbacks expand their roster to 40 players on September 1st we might see a player who has not played in an MLB game since the early part of the 2012 season. It is possible that pitcher Daniel Hudson will be ready to rejoin the team. A return of Hudson would be a boost to ... Read More »

A Different Look For the Diamondbacks

By: Jim Marshall The July 31st trade deadline has come and gone and it was one of the busiest deadlines baseball fans have seen in a long time with several big name players going to contending teams. For the AZ Diamondbacks we saw them make some trades, not a complete revamp of the team, but some key players that are ... Read More »

DBacks Trade Prado to Yankees

  By: Rich Gray The key piece in the Justin Upton trade is no longer with the Arizona Diamondbacks. In a last minute deadline move, the DBacks sent Martin Prado to the New York Yankees for minor-league catcher Peter O’Brien. Prado was acquired by the Diamondbacks before the 2013 season in a deal that sent Upton and Chris Johnson to ... Read More »

DBacks Trade Parra to Milwaukee

By: Rich Gray The MLB Trade Deadline is at 1 PM Arizona time, but the Arizona Diamondbacks have already made a move. Gerardo Parra has been traded to the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for outfielder Mitch Haniger and left-handed pitcher Anthony Banda. Parra’s named popped up in trade rumors as the trade deadline neared. Parra won two Gold Gloves with ... Read More »