The Mark Trumbo Possibility
If it is a power bat the Arizona Diamondbacks seek, then there is one out there they may be able to acquire regardless of what management publicly states.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Towards 2014: Setting the Diamondbacks outfield
The way the hot-stove has been running. I'd better get this up sooner rather than later, because who knows what changes may occur by the end of the day... But it's nothing new for the Diamondbacks .
Wed Dec 04, 2013
MLB trade: talking Heath Bell with AZ Snake Pit
We've often discussed Ryan Hanigan here at D Rays Bay, but the three-way trade that brought not only Hanigan but also Heath Bell to Tampa Bay was a surprise.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
2013 AZ SnakePit Awards: Game of the Year
In which we announce the winner of Play of the Year, and list the nominees for the next 'Pittie, Game of the Year.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Call to the Pen
Arizona Diamondbacks: 2013 Season in Review
The 2012 Arizona Diamondbacks finished third in their division with a .500 record.
Pittsburgh Pirates: Fans thankful for MVP Andrew McCutchen
On this day of giving thanks, not only are fans of the Pittsburgh Pirates appreciative of the team's spectacular 2013 season , but in particular for new National League Most Valuable Player Andrew McCutchen .
Cabrera, McCutchen win MVP awards
Things are looking up these days for the Pittsburgh Pirates and the center fielder is at the center of the resurgence.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Things to be thankful for: Diamondbacks home-runs
There's nothing quite like watching your team hit a home-run. The Diamondbacks did it 130 times this year.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Diamondbacks on the Hall of Fame Ballot
The candidates that will appear om the Hall of Fame ballot were released today. There are two players who spent notable parts of their careers with the Arizona Diamondbacks .
The Washington Post
Schumaker, Reds complete $5 million, 2-year deal
In htis May 7, 2013, file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers' Skip Schumaker fields a ball hit by Arizona Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt during the first inning of ar baseball game in Los Angeles.
Off-Field Headlines Are Good for the D'backs
Paul Goldschmidt's MVP chase kept the D'backs in the news for three weeks. Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports The Arizona Diamondbacks have been pretty quiet since the regular season ended, at least as it relates to their roster.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Hot Stove notebook; a trade Towers should make
For a team which has important holes to fill in the current off-season, Kevin Towers, the Diamondbacks' general manager, has been quiet.
2013 AZ SnakePit Awards: Play of the Year
Put on your tuxedo or evening gown, because it's time to start the 2013 'Pitties! We begin with the five nominees in the category 'Play of the Year', as usual, to be decided by popular vote.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Trade Talk: Chris Owings
The shortstops of the Arizona Diamondbacks are popular guys. Every time the D'backs are brought up in a trade discussion, the talk inevitably leads to the trio of Chris Owings , Didi Gregorius and Nick Ahmed .
Ranking the Arizona Diamondbacks' 5 Biggest Offseason Needs
Most of the second half of the Arizona Diamondbacks ' 2014 season was a huge disappointment.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Diamondbacks offseason: 5 most pivotal players
Before this season, he signed an extension worth $32 million through 2017. Given a rough figure of one win above replacement being worth $5 million over that time, it means he has to provide 6.4 WAR over the course of the contract to justify the cost.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Comparing 2013 Afl MVP Kris Bryant to Paul Goldschmidt
The Chicago Cubs are in the middle of a long-overdue rebuilding project they hope will bring the franchise a championship sometime in the next century.
The Screwball: Where do runs come from?
The object of the game in baseball is to score more runs than the opposition. The question that every team faces during the offseason is how to score more runs, while allowing fewer, in order to become a better team, because over the long haul, teams with superior run differentials win the most games.
Goldy Loses, Arizona Wins
Paul Goldschmidt's runner finish in the MVP vote gives the D'backs national legitimacy.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
House Of Sparky
ASU vs. OSU: Game balls
The Sun Devils passed the test and will now play UCLA for a chance to clinch the Pac-12 South title.