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  1. Diamondbacks Mailbag: Solving A Complex OF SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Venom Strikes

    It's almost Christmas, and we thought this would a perfect time to answer some questions about your Arizona Diamondbacks. Thanks to our loyal readers for submitting questions on twitter! Let's dive in! Let's say Tomas doesn't work out at 3rd base and goes to LF.

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  2. Go ahead and believe in the Chicago Cubs in 2015, you deserve itRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cubbies Crib

    ... IL, USA; A general view during the fifth inning of a baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and Arizona Diamondbacks at Wrigley Field. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports It's time to believe in more than it being aesthetic improvements to ...

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  3. Fangraphs current projection for 2015 D-backs: 74-88Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | AZ SnakePit

    In some ways, that's obviously an improvement for Arizona: it's ten games better than we managed this year, mostly because it looks like our pitching is expected to be significantly better. We allowed an average of 4.58 runs per game this year, so getting the figure down to 4.20 would certainly help.

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  4. Justin Upton Contract: Latest News and Rumors on Negotiations with PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... the Atlanta Braves , hitting a combined .267/.348/.478 over that stretch. After coming over from the Arizona Diamondbacks , Upton proved his worth with 27 or more home runs each season. However, Atlanta apparently wasn't looking to keep the two-time ...

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  5. To Protect Paul Goldschmidt - What Mark Trumbo Does for AZRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Venom Strikes

    It is December 11, 2013 and the Anaheim Angels, Chicago White Sox, and Arizona Diamondbacks work out a three team trade that brings Mark Trumbo to the desert, sends Adam Eaton to the south siders, and Hector Santiago and Tyler Skaggs end up in Anaheim. " Paul Goldschmidt needs protection " was the common thought regarding the logic behind this trade.

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  6. Snakepit Appraisals: Mark TrumboRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | AZ SnakePit

    Was Operation Trumbo Drop a success or an unmitigated failure in the eyes of the Snakepitariat? "He was every bit as bad at getting on base as expected, and probably would have struggled to reach 30 home runs, even with a full season." - preston.salisbury "...as the season unfolded it became evident that Trumbo was not going to be the valuable addition to the roster I had hoped for."

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  7. Stewart's journey to GM has been years in the makingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Arizona Diamondbacks

    Early during a long-ago Spring Training, a young pitcher named Dave Stewart scaled the Vero Beach mound on shaky legs to pitch batting practice against the marquee Dodgers. Stewart had been preceded by his reputation for not knowing where his hard pitches were going.

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  8. Prep shortstop Rodgers leads 2015 Draft classRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Minnesota Twins

    For the second time in their history, the Arizona Diamondbacks own the top pick in the First-Year Player Draft. The first time that happened, in 2005, they took a high school shortstop with a potent bat.

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  9. Christmas Shopping With The DiamondbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Venom Strikes

    Happy Holidays Arizona Diamondbacks fans! With Christmas just four days away, maybe you are still looking for some last minute Christmas gifts for your loved ones. If that's the case, than your favorite team the Arizona Diamondbacks have you covered.

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  10. Five potential landing spots for Cubs' Welington CastilloRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cubbies Crib

    The Chicago Cubs' signing of free agent backstop David Ross to a two-year, $5 million deal, coupled with the trade for former Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero , has led many to speculate that the team could be ready to deal Welington Castillo, who has served as the team's primary backstop for the last two seasons. With the offseason already notably busier than in years past for several teams around the league, the list of potential destinations for Castilo is longer than it may have been any other year.

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  11. Hello, my name is: Brad ZieglerRead the original story

    Saturday | AZ SnakePit

    Every other day, from now through to Christmas, we'll open up discussion on a particular player who made a meaningful contribution to the 2014 Diamondbacks . [I've drawn the line at 125 PA or 20 innings] There will be two sections.

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  12. Snakes Don't Hibernate: The Diamondbacks in winter ballRead the original story

    Saturday | AZ SnakePit

    We may be sitting by the pool here, enjoying a margarita, in Arizona [suck it, Buffalo!], but some D-backs are not taking the winter off. Who has been making an impact outside the States with their winter baseball appearances? Leading the way among our winter warriors, is David Peralta , who is playing for Bravos de Margarita in his own country of Venezuela.

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  13. Could Sergio Santos be a potential buy-low candidate for the Tigers' bullpen?Read the original story

    Saturday | Bless You Boys

    ... in him as a possible buy-low candidate? Santos is a 31 year old right-hander who was selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first round of the 2002 draft. A top 100 prospect in 2004 and 2005, Santos spent time in four organizations as a ...

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  14. Marlins acquire Prado from Yankees in 5-player dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | KETV-TV

    ... Prado is expected to play third base. Prado, 31, hit .282 with 12 homers and 58 RBI for the Yankees and Arizona Diamondbacks last season. The Yankees acquired him on July 31. Prado, who played with the Atlanta Braves from 2006 to 2012 before moving ...

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  15. Lawless remains in Astros organizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Erie Times News

    ... erviewed to become the Astros' full-time manager. Instead, general manager Jeff Luhnow opted for former Arizona Diamondbacks manager A.J. Hinch.

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  16. Trading for Troy Tulowitzki would be a mistake for MetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    Shortstop Troy Tulowitzki of the Colorado Rockies gets a base hit single against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the home opener at Coors Field on April 4, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. Photo Credit: Getty Images But if your belief is that Sandy Alderson should trade for Troy Tulowitzki to demonstrate that the Mets are at least trying to build a contender, it's a good thing you're not the general manager.

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  17. Jimmy Rollins was Open to New York Yankees Trade Before LA Dodgers DealRead the original story

    Friday | Sports Media 101

    ... with the veteran shortstop, the Yankees got younger by acquiring Didi Gregorius in a trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks. Now, the 24-year-old will be tasked with replacing a legend, Derek Jeter. In case you forgot, Rollins also had his World Series ...

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  18. White Sox: Will Adam Eaton regress in 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Southside Showdown

    ... .300 and saw his career take a direction in the right step. After the White Sox acquired Eaton from the Arizona Diamondbacks, the White Sox began the rebuild of their roster last year, making Eaton their leadoff hitter, plus the everyday ...

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  19. Scott Coolbaugh named Orioles hitting coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... coach in 2013 and as minor league coordinator in 2014. He also coached and managed in the minors in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization. He was with that organization while Showalter managed the Diamondbacks from 1998 to 2000. While with the ...

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  20. SnakePit Appraisals: Joe ThatcherRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | AZ SnakePit

    He came, he saw, he conquered, he left, he has, going by the number of votes here, been forgotten. But what do those who remember our LHRP think of him? "I was all ready to be very dissatisfied and then I saw that his numbers weren't actually bad.

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