Calhoun Shines as Diamondbacks Outlast Angels

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Diamondbacks 9, Angels 8 Kole Calhoun dazzled in his homecoming, homering in his first two at-bats as the Arizona Diamondbacks outslugged the Los Angeles Angels, 9-8, Monday night in Anaheim. The Diamondbacks right fielder, who spent his first eight major league seasons with the Angels, went 3-for-5 with two homers and five RBI in his […] READ MORE


Diamondbacks Take Early Lead, Defeat Mariners

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Diamondbacks 4, Mariners 3 A three-run first inning gave the Arizona Diamondbacks an early lead that they never surrendered as they defeated the Seattle Mariners, 4-3, Friday night in Phoenix. Caleb Smith made his first appearance with his new club, pitching three strong innings before giving way to a long-relief appearance by lefty Alex Young, […] READ MORE



Giants Rally, Defeat Diamondbacks

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Giants 4, Diamondbacks 2 On August 18, the Arizona Diamondbacks were 13-11 after a 10-1 blowout victory over the Oakland Athletics. They were in playoff position, and a blowout victory over one of the best teams in the American League made the season-opening struggles appear to be behind them for good. Since then, the Diamondbacks […] READ MORE


Giants Clip Diamondbacks to Spoil Bumgarner Homecoming

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Giants 4, Diamondbacks 3 Madison Bumgarner returned from the injured list in his first appearance in San Francisco as a member of the visiting team Saturday evening. Two solo home runs spoiled his homecoming, giving the Giants an early lead that they did not surrender as they defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks, 4-3. The Diamondbacks struck […] READ MORE




Miami Marlins Acquire Starling Marte

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The Miami Marlins bolstered their outfield on Monday by acquiring Starling Marte from the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Diamondbacks received left-handed pitcher Caleb Smith, right-handed pitcher Humberto Mejia, and a player to be named later in return. At age 31, Marte will be a free agent at the end of this year. Marlins are close to acquiring […] READ MORE


Cincinnati Reds Acquire Archie Bradley

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The Cincinnati Reds have acquired reliever Archie Bradley from the Arizona Diamondbacks. It’s been a busy deadline but Cincinnati couldn’t get left out while they battle for position in the heated National League Central. The Diamondbacks will receive Josh Van Meter and Stuart Fairchild in exchange. Bob Nightengale of USA Today broke the news Monday […] READ MORE


Cubs Add Andrew Chafin and Josh Osich

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Pair of Left-Handers Head to the Northside The Chicago Cubs bolstered their bullpen prior to the Trade Deadline with the acquisition of Arizona Diamondbacks left-handed reliever Andrew Chafin. First with the news was Joel Sherman of the New York Post on Twitter. Hear the Chafin to the #Cubs is finalized. #Diamondbacks — Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) […] READ MORE