Found November 11, 2011 on
(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)

D-backs hope to bring back Hill, and soon

The Diamondbacks have a multi-year contract offer on the table to second baseman Aaron Hill, and they would like to have an answer before the general managers meetings begin in Milwaukee on Tuesday. D-backs general manager Kevin Towers stopped short of calling it a deadline, but he made it clear that the D-backs are prepared to move on if they are unable to reach an agreement with...

Former Arizona Diamondbacks player Eric Byrnes becoming an Ironman

Former Diamondbacks outfielder Eric Byrnes has gone from 'the joke of the triathlon' to Ironman.

NL West Notes: Hill, Prado, Cuddyer, Beltran

The Diamondbacks have been one of baseball’s busiest teams so far this offseason. GM Kevin Towers and manager Kirk Gibson agreed to extensions and John McDonald, Henry Blanco and Willie Bloomquist have all re-signed with the defending NL West Champions. Here’s the latest from the division... The Diamondbacks have a multiyear offer on the table to Aaron Hill and it expires...

FanGraphs Audio: Chris “Cwik”

Episode Ninety-Seven Contributor Chris Cwik elaborates on his post from Thursday regarding the Marlins’ free-agent spending power and also gives his expert opinion on whether or not Arizona’s recent signings of Willie Bloomquist and John McDonald more or less assure the D-backs of a World Series. (Answer: they don’t. At all.) Also discussed: recent weight gain by the host,...

GM Kevin Towers: Arizona Diamondbacks have backup plan for Stephen Drew

With still no timetable set for shortstop Stephen Drew's recovery from ankle and sports-hernia surgeries, the Diamondbacks believe they are covered in the event he isn't ready for Opening Day.

Shortstopping Insanity

The search for a competent shortstop, or as it’s being known right now, not-Brandon-Crawford, continued yesterday with rumors flying every which way.  When the news broke that Willie Bloomquist had re-signed with the Diamondbacks, we all thought nothing of it.  Then some disturbing rumors began to surface.  Per Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports, the Giants were ready to offer Bloomquist...

Inbox: What moves will D-backs make?

Will the D-backs make a move at third base or add starting pitching? What's Joe Saunders' status? Beat reporter Steve Gilbert answers these questions and more in the latest Inbox.
Diamondbacks News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.