Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Justin Upton News

Justin Upton news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Thursday Aug 28 | Alabama Live

Diamondbacks' prospect Brandon Drury comfortable with promotion to Mobile BayBears

Mobile second baseman Brandon Drury throws to put a runner out at first base as the Mobile BayBears host the Huntsville Stars Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Hank Aaron Stadium in Mobile, Ala.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Martin Prado

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Why Clayton Kershaw is actually the favorite to win the NL MVP

Thank you, thank you, I owe it all to wait, those aren't blogger-of-the-year chants? What, Kobe's in the house? Peyton Manning's making an unexpected L.A. visit? A pitcher hasn't won the NL MVP award since Bob Gibson in 1968, though the American League has had seven since then, most recently Justin Verlander in 2011.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, Yu Darvish, Andrew McCutchen

Venom Strikes

Arizona Diamondbacks Are Sending 7 Players to the AFL

The Arizona Diamondbacks have announced that they are sending seven players to the Arizona Fall League.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Martin Prado, Baseball Players

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Prospect Brandon Drury making big strides

Brandon Drury is the best Diamondbacks position player prospect yet to reach the major leagues.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Andy Green, Baseball Players

Sun Aug 24, 2014

BTF's Baseball Primer

Inside the 'Zona: Who's Steering This Ship?

Last week, a really wonderful piece on [Tony] La Russa was published at Sports On Earth, written by John Perrotto one little nugget, pertaining to owner Ken Kendrick, in Perrotto's work stood out in particular: Two sources - one currently in the organization and one now working for another club - confirmed that it was Kendrick who told Towers to ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Drew, Baseball Players

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Venom Strikes

Ken Kendrick: Reason For The McCarthy, Ross Acquisitions?

May 17, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Arizona Diamondbacks owner Ken Kendrick introduce Tony La Russa, as the Chief Baseball Officer before a game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Arizona Diamondbacks, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Randall Delgado, Martin Prado, Zeke Spruill

Marlin Maniac

Hanley Ramirez vs Adeiny Hechavarria Not a Debate

On July 26th of 2012, the Miami Marlins made the second trade of now what is considered to be the biggest fire sale in team history.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Hanley Ramirez, Mike Trout, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, Miguel Cabrera, Jacob Turner

Tomahawk Take

Justin Upton Lights the Fire

Jun 25, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Atlanta Braves left fielder Justin Upton hits a home run during the seventh inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Freddie Freeman, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Houston Astros, Jason Heyward

Talking Chop

Braves Daily News Digest: 8/22

Scoring eight runs is great. Scoring eight runs AND pitching a shutout is just double-fun.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Kris Medlen, Brandon Beachy, Baseball Players, Julio Teheran, Luis Avilan

MSNBC

And That Happened: Thursday's scores and highlights

Dodgers 2, Padres 1 : Clayton Kershaw dominates the Padres, striking out ten and allowing one run over eight innings.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Clayton Kershaw, Baseball Players, Buster Posey, Phil Hughes, Corey Kluber, David Price

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Philly.com

Nats win 8th straight

AFTER THREE straight walkoffs, the Washington Nationals went for a cakewalk instead, scoring six runs in the third inning last night as they ran their winning streak to eight games with an 8-1 victory over the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Bryce Harper, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Asdrubal Cabrera, Jayson Werth, Ian Desmond

Sky Sports

MLB: Stephen Strasburg helps Washington Nationals win their eighth straight

Stephen Strasburg came to the fore as the Washington Nationals extended their winning streak to eight matches by cruising past the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Jonathan Lucroy, Aramis Ramirez, Anthony Rizzo

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Erie Times News

Upton, Braves spoil McCutchen's return to Pirates' lineup

Justin Upton smashed his 24th home run of the season to spoil Andrew McCutchen's return as the Atlanta Braves beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-3 on Tuesday night.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Randall Delgado, Andrew McCutchen, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Pittsburgh Pirates

Isportsweb.com

Arizona Diamondbacks: Gibson will remain manager

According to a report by Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the Arizona Diamondbacks plan on having Kirk Gibson as their manager in 2015.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Paul Goldschmidt, Arizona Diamondbacks, Major League Baseball, Trevor Bauer

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Sky Sports

MLB: Second career cycle for Michael Cuddyer inspires the Colorado Rockies

Michael Cuddyer hit for his second career cycle as the Colorado Rockies overcame the Cincinnati Reds 10-5 on Sunday to secure a sweep of their double-header at Coors Field.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Michael Cuddyer, Colorado Rockies, Drew Stubbs, J.J Hoover

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Albany Times Union

Rangers top Angels as Street blows save

Adam Rosales and Mike Carp hit RBI singles in the ninth inning off Angels closer Huston Street, rallying the Texas Rangers over Los Angeles 3-2 Sunday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Adam Rosales, Baseball Players, Mike Carp, Collin Cowgill, Chris Johnson

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Tomahawk Take

Atlanta Braves Justin Upton Out With Left Hamstring Injury

Jun 6, 2014; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Atlanta Braves left fielder Justin Upton follows through on a swing against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Arizona Diamondbacks

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Royals Review

Diamondbacks Series Preview: A team in disarray

The Diamondbacks emphasize grit, character, and playing baseball like a man. They have the fourth worst record in the league.

Comment?

Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Paul Goldschmidt, Ian Kennedy, Tyler Skaggs, Trevor Bauer, Andrew McCutchen

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••