Report: Sox Coach Lovullo Headed To ArizonaThe Arizona Diamondbacks are hiring Boston Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo as their manager, two people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.
The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of Fantasy Baseball In SeptemberWith September roster expansion in Major League Baseball, it’s hard to keep track of which player is in the lineup on a day-to-day basis. Even if a team is in the hunt for a playoff spot, resting starters can hurt your fantasy baseball team. Every fantasy owner has to make sure the lineup is being maximized during these final weeks of the season.
30 Players: Jake Lamb An Underrated Asset On Upstart DiamondbacksThe Diamondbacks look to be contenders this year and a big season from Lamb could help that impression.
30 Players: Tomas’ Time Will Come Sooner Than Later For D-backsThe influx of Cuban players in MLB has been much discussed, and after the wild success Jose Abreu had with the White Sox in 2014, teams will continue to scout and give big money to defectors. Yasmany Tomas is a perfect example, as the D-backs gave him a six-year, $68.5 million contract as a 24-year-old this offseason.
National League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the National League's mid-season team MVPs.
Mets Split DH With DBacksDaisuke Matsuzaka pitched six solid innings in a spot start and helped the clutch hitting-deprived Mets with an RBI single, Bobby Abreu added a run-scoring double in a rare chance to play and New York salvaged a doubleheader split with a 4-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday.
Mets Shutout DiamondbacksKirk Nieuwenhuis had three hits and three RBIs in his season debut, Jenrry Mejia pitched five effective innings in a combined three-hitter and the New York Mets routed the struggling Arizona Diamondbacks 9-0 Tuesday night.
Wheeler Deals In WinZack Wheeler pitched effectively, New York's hitters lashed balls all over Chase Field and the Mets walked away with a much-needed win.
Diamondbacks May Turn To Archie Bradley With Patrick Corbin OutInjuries mean opportunities. Diamondbacks' Archie Bradley could land a spot in the starting rotation.
D-Backs Stumble Offensively In 4-1 Loss To Mets McCarthy pitched seven sturdy innings in his second start off the DL, but the Diamondbacks failed on numerous scoring opportunities in a 4-1 loss to the New York Mets on Saturday.
Goldschmidt's HR Sends D-Backs to Walk-Off Win
Harvey Out-Dueled By Delgado