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GOODYEAR, Arizona (AP) -- Patrick Corbin continued to state his case for a spot in the Diamondbacks' starting rotation Friday in a 7-5 win over the Indians.
Corbin, competing for the fifth starting spot with Randall Delgado, allowed two runs and three hits in five innings. He lost his command in the third inning, walking three and allowing a two-run single to Michael Brantley, but shut down the Indians on one hit in his last two innings in his longest outing of the spring.
Corbin, a left-hander, likes his chances of finding a spot in the D-backs rotation in spite of his wild inning.
"In the third inning, I was rushing a little bit. I probably got a little tired," Corbin said. "I can usually correct that. I didn't correct it as quick as I normally do. After that, I had two good innings.
"My goal now is to get ready for the season. I feel I've done everything they've asked. I feel that if they pick me for that spot, I can go out there and compet...
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Diamondbacks rookie center fielder Adam Eaton is expected to miss between six and eight weeks with a sprained ligament in his left elbow, the team announced Friday afternoon.
Eaton, expected to be the starter in center, first felt the injury in a game against the Dodgers on Monday. He was removed a half-inning after sliding headfirst into third base on a triple, although it is not...
SURPRISE, Ariz. -- The Diamondbacks' lineup for Saturday's game against the Royals featured a few peculiarities, but they might end up being short-term regularities due to pair of injuries that have shaken up the team's outfield situation.
With Cody Ross still rehabbing a leg injury and Adam Eaton now sidelined between six and eight weeks with a sprained left ulnar collateral...
Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Adam Eaton will miss 6-8 weeks of action with a sprained elbow. It is a tough break for those fantasy owners viewing Eaton as a nice sleeper candidate in the middle of drafts and he had been steadily climbing in mock drafts the last few weeks. The winner in the Diamondbacks outfield is Gerrardo Parra who figures to see 125-150 more at bats than what...
Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder Adam Eaton will miss six
to eight weeks after being diagnosed with a left elbow UCL sprain, the team has
OFFICIAL: @dbacks OF @adamspankyeaton will miss 6-8 weeks with left elbow UCL sprain
— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) March 22, 2013
Eaton was removed from an exhibition game earlier this week after
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- When the 2012 season ended, infielder Eric Chavez knew it was time for his stint with the Yankees to do the same. There were multiple reasons, but chiefly, he wanted to get closer to his home in Scottsdale.
In that sense, there couldn't have been a much better fit than the Diamondbacks, who were interested in signing the veteran of 15 major league seasons...
Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Adam Eaton will be out for up to two months with a left elbow sprain.
Diamondbacks general manager Kevin Towers said on Friday that Eaton had an MRI that revealed a small tear in the fibers around the ulnar collateral ligament. Eaton had been bothered by a sore elbow for a couple of weeks and the Diamondbacks had recently given him a couple days off...
Mark Teahan went 3 for 3 with three runs scored and the Arizona Diamondbacks earned a 7-5 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday.
Diamondbacks starter Patrick Corbin allowed two runs and three hits in five innings. He lost his command in the third inning, walking three and allowing a two-run single to Michael Brantley, but shut down the Indians on one hit in his last two innings...
To the desert to check out the media contingent following the ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS. Newspaper- The Arizona Republic is the largest newspaper in the region. It’s online newspaper is part of AZCentral.com, which does do a good job using newspaper content on its sports section. They have special content dedicated to the Diamondbacks. Beat writer Nick Piecoro
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- As spring training enters its final week Monday, the fifth spot in the Diamondbacks' starting rotation remains probably the team's biggest unanswered question.
The competition between left-hander Patrick Corbin and right-hander Randall Delgado has, however, seen a bit of separation after the pair's back-to-back starts Friday and Saturday, and it...