PHOENIX -- Diamondbacks 2001 World Series MVP Randy Johnson was recognized prior to Saturday's D-backs-Giants game as the newest "legend" in the Legends Entertainment District in downtown Phoenix as part of the D-backs' Alumni Day festivities.
The D-backs and Legends Entertainment District unveiled a 42-foot-tall graphic of Johnson on the FOX Sports Arizona pregame show prior to the D-backs broadcast. The graphic now hangs on the Phoenix Convention Center Garage, located across from Chase Field closest to the intersection of Jefferson and 5th Street.
Johnson was selected as the District's newest legend based on a fan vote at FOXSportsArizona.com. The nominees were Johnson, Matt Williams, Curt Schilling and Mark Grace. Diamondbacks legend and special assistant to the president Luis Gonzalez was the first D-backs player to be featured in the Legends District, debuting in September 2011.
Johnson was a 10-time All-Star and five-time Cy Young Award winner. He is...