J.B. Wendelken and What He Brings to the Diamondbacks

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J.B. Wendelken Brings Effective Relief to the Diamondbacks The 2021 Arizona Diamondbacks season saw several mid-season acquisitions. One of their best pickups was right-handed reliever J.B. Wendelken, who was designated for assignment by the Oakland Athletics. The Diamondbacks picked him up off the waiver wire on August 11, and Wendelken quickly became a trusted late-inning […] READ MORE


Diamondbacks Relievers — A Detailed Look Going into Spring Training 2022

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Diamondbacks Relievers in Detail Going into 2022 The 2021 season was a disaster for the Arizona Diamondbacks. Diamondbacks relievers had it especially rough, with the corps finishing last in the National League in almost every meaningful category. However, there were bright spots, even before considering the Mark Melancon signing. Using the reliever evaluation methods discussed […] READ MORE


Mark Melancon Agrees to Terms with Diamondbacks

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Mark Melancon, Diamondbacks Agree to Two-Year Contract, Pending Physical The Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to terms with 2021 All-Star and National League Saves leader Mark Melancon, pending a physical. Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, who was first to report the signing, said that the deal is for two years and $14 million. The Diamondbacks confirmed […] READ MORE