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Despite already having a crowded infield, the Arizona Diamondbacks may add another member to it. Ian Stewart, who was just released by the Chicago Cubs earlier this week while in the middle of serving a 10-game suspension because of a Twitter rant, could land in Arizona, according to Buster Olney of ESPN.
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A few weeks back, Jorge Soler fouled a ball of his shin...a seemingly common occurrence in baseball that carries little consequence past the few moments of stinging pain for the offending party. This being the Cubs and all, the foul ball sent Soler to the 7-day disabled list of which he returned off of this week. The leg still hurt though and now it's being reported that he has...
Major League Baseball on Wednesday announced rosters for the 2013 All-Star Futures Game, held as part of All-Star Game festivities, and this year's assortment of top prospects includes the Diamondbacks' Archie Bradley and Matt Davidson.
Both players will represent the United States team in the 15th annual edition of the game, a nine-inning contest that will be played on...
The Arizona Diamondbacks have activated 2B Aaron Hill from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday after recovering from a fractured hand that he suffered in early April.
Hitting a robust .375 in six rehabilitation games, he is ready to be placed back into your fantasy baseball lineups.
The 31-year-old hit 26 home runs and knocked in 85 while hitting a solid .302 in 609 at-bats during 2012...
The Arizona Diamondbacks have reinstated second baseman Aaron Hill from the 15-day disabled list and optioned left-hander Joe Paterson to Triple-A Reno.
Hill hit .306 the first 10 games of the season before breaking his left hand after being hit by a pitch thrown by Pittsburgh's James McDonald on April 9. He returns to the first-place Diamondbacks after a six-game rehab stint...
Former Cubs’ ace Kerry Wood found a dead body while on a paddleboard excursion this week in Belmont Harbor, according to police. Wood went out for a paddleboard around 11:10 a.m. Monday and as soon as he saw the body, “Mr. Wood immediately notified 911 of this discovery,” according to a police report.
According to the Chicago Tribune:
Officers notified Area North detectives...
Ex-Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood made a gruesome discovery Monday morning.
Wood was paddle boarding in Belmont Harbor in Chicago when he discovered a man’s body floating in the water, according to the Chicago Tribune. Wood immediately notified police of the incident.
The victim had an identification tag on his left wrist indicating that the man had been reporting missing by a North Side...
The "Free Hinske" movement got its desired result.
Major League Baseball reduced Eric Hinske's suspension from five games to one on Tuesday.
Hinske, the Diamondbacks' backup first baseman, will serve his suspension Tuesday night.
Hinske was not ejected during the Diamondbacks-Dodgers brawl on June 13. On initial viewings of the video, he appeared to be a victim...
Highly-regarded Chicago Cubs prospect Jorge Soler has suffered a stress fracture in his left tibia, an injury that will require him to wear a walking boot for four to six weeks, according to Carrie Muskat of MLB.com.
#Cubs prospect Jorge Soler has stress fracture in left shin. Will be in walking boot 4-6 weeks. No Futures Game
— Carrie Muskat (@CarrieMuskat) June 27, 2013...
Jon Heyman is hearing that negotiations between the Cubs and second overall pick Kris Bryant are not progressing well. Bryant, the slugging junior third baseman out of the University of San Diego, is said to be seeking in excess of $6.7 million to sign, which is the slot value allotted for the pick, whereas the Cubs are offering in the neighborhood of $6 million. As context...
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Didi Gregorius drove in the go-ahead run with a bunt single in the 11th inning and Aaron Hill homered as the Diamondbacks beat the Nationals 3-2 Thursday night to salvage the finale of a three-game series.
Miguel Montero led off the 11th with a ground-rule double off Craig Stammen (4-3). A.J. Pollock then pinch-ran for Montero and was bunted to third by Cody Ross...
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The other day I happened to think of Ronny Cedeno and how awful he was in 2006. I couldn't help but wonder how Starlin Castro's 2013 season compared to Cedeno's 2005.
Arizona almost made one of their patented rallies, but in the end the Nationals went home with the victory Tuesday night, beating the Diamondbacks, 7-5.
Previously untelevised D-backs-vs.-Nationals game
can now be seen on FOX Sports Arizona on Thursday afternoon
With Arizona Diamondbacks rookie phenom Patrick Corbin staring down history as well as Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals FOX Sports Arizona has made efforts to ensure this Thursdays game in Washington, D.C., will now be televised.
Originally, this day game...
After an offense-laden victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks (41-35) on Tuesday night, the Washington Nationals (38-38) will look to keep the bats hot to go for the series win on Wednesday.
They will need to continue their record of offensive success against Diamondbacks starting pitcher Wade Miley, who has a 3.85 ERA in his three-year career. The Nationals have a .400...