Posted December 18, 2011 on
The Arizona Diamondbacks have added pitchers Trevor Cahill, Craig Breslow, and Takashi Saito to an already impressive staff. If Hiroki Kuroda comes into the fold as is rumored, this could be one of the best pitching staffs in all of baseball.

Source: Diamondbacks, Kubel reach deal

The Diamondbacks, continuing their impressive off-season, have reached agreement with free-agent outfielder Jason Kubel on a two-year contract, according to a major-league source. The deal, which is pending a physical, also includes an option for 2014, the source said. Kubel, 29, will play left field for the Diamondbacks, with Gerardo Parra likely becoming the team's fourth...

Kubel heading to the Arizona Diamondbacks

MINNEAPOLIS Free agent outfielder Jason Kubel is heading to the Arizona Diamondbacks, according to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman. Heyman reported Monday that Kubel, who spent his entire seven-year career with the Minnesota Twins, received a two-year, 15 million deal from the Diamondbacks with an option for a third year. Kubel, 29, was drafted by the Twins in 2000 and broke into the...

Best of 2011 on Christmas Eve and Christmas

FOX Sports Arizona gives local sports fans gifts on Christmas Eve and Christmas Best of 2011 marathons feature the network's best games and shows of this year There are just five more shopping days until Christmas, and FOX Sports Arizona has just finished wrapping up the gifts it will be giving to the regions sports fans. On Dec. 24 and 25, FOX Sports Arizona will offer 30...

Diamondbacks Sign Jason Kubel, But Why?

It was announced this morning that free agent outfielder Jason Kubel had signed a two year deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks worth $15 million. My immediate thought upon hearing of the Kubel signing was "um....why?" The Diamondbacks have a perfectly capable left fielder in Gerardo Parra. In 2011, Parra had a .774 OPS in his third season in the majors at age 24. Kubel on...

Arizona Diamondbacks reach deal with Gold Glove outfielder Jason Kubel

The Arizona Diamondbacks have reached agreement on a two-year, $15 million contract with free agent outfielder Jason Kubel.

Arizona Diamondbacks' pickup of Jason Kubel raises questions

It's an interesting signing, both because it came out of nowhere and because of the questions it raises, most of which revolve around incumbent left fielder Gerardo Parra.

Arizona, OF Kubel working on 2-year deal (AP)

The Arizona Diamondbacks are ironing out the final details of a two-year, $15 million contract with free agent outfielder Jason Kubel. A person familiar with the situation, who asked not to be identified because no official announcement had been made, said the deal is expected to be finalized by Tuesday at the latest.

Arizona Diamondbacks sign OF Jason Kubel

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Diamondbacks sign Jason Kubel to two-year deal

The Arizona Diamondbacks have signed Jason Kubel to a two-year deal worth $15.1mm, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports. The deal also includes an option for a third year and is pending a physical. Image taken by Keith Allison and use under the Creative Commons License Agreement.

D-backs re-load to stay ahead of NL West posse

D-backs general manager Kevin Towers and manager Kirk Gibson understand their turf. The National League West is the game's most unpredictable division, the obvious choice of mystery lovers everywhere. That's why they have had a busy winter fortifying their defending division champs.

Inbox: Will New York stay quiet this offseason?

How come the Yankees have been so quiet this offseason? Will the club go after Hiroki Kuroda? Beat reporter Bryan Hoch answers the latest questions to make it to his Inbox.
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