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Diamondbacks Rumors: Jeremy Hellickson to be though of as number two or three starter

Nick Piecoro of azcentral sports reports that the Diamondbacks are thinking of Jeremy Hellickson as a number two or three starter in their rotation. The Diamondbacks acquired Hellickson last week after a lot of rumors and speculation that they were interested in trading for him this offseason. The Diamondbacks gave up two low-level prospects to the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for...
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Diamondbacks Decide to Find Out What Jeremy Hellickson Is

Over his first full season, back in 2011, Jeremy Hellickson ran a mediocre 115 FIP-. It wasn’t a particularly awful mark for a rookie, but that doesn’t suggest the kind of talent you build around. Yet, the same year, Hellickson also posted an ERA- of 76. By the numbers you don’t notice while watching, Hellickson […]
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeremy Hellickson and thoughts on defense

I have been looking at all the angles on the Jeremy Hellickson trade that brought two prospects to the Tampa Bay Rays from the Arizona Diamondbacks. And all that contemplation led to some thoughts about the recent history of both teams and what might have contributed from their falls from grace over the past few seasons. A lot of my thoughts ended up settling on defense.The thought...
Via The Flagrant Fan
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays Trade Pitcher Jeremy Hellickson To Diamondbacks For Two Prospects

PHOENIX – The Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired right-hander Jeremy Hellickson from the Tampa Bay Rays. The trade, announced Friday night, is the first major move by new Diamondbacks general manager Dave Stewart. The Diamondbacks sent Tampa Bay two minor league prospects, infielder Andrew Velazquez and outfielder Justin Williams. Hellickson, the American League Rookie of the...
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Diamondbacks acquire Jeremy Hellickson in trade with Rays

Getty Images The Arizona Diamondbacks have added to their rotation with the acquisition of starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson. A former Rookie of the Year, Hellickson has struggled in recent years to stay healthy but he gets a new lease on his career with a trade. Of concern is that Hellickson is a flyball pitcher heading to Chase Field. Hellickson, 27, made 13 starts last season...
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Diamondbacks Rumors: Jeremy Hellickson traded to Diamondbacks

After a year of all around struggle, where their rotation battled injury, Jon Heyman is reporting that the Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired Jeremy Hellickson in exchange for two minor leaguers. #183666955 / jeremy hellickson goes to dbacks in trade.— Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) November 15, 2014Hellickson himself scuffled last season...
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Rays Trade Jeremy Hellickson to the Diamondbacks

In the first major move of his tenure as the Arizona Diamondbacks GM, Dave Stewart has acquired Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for prospects Andrew Velazquez and Justin Williams. OFFICIAL: D-backs acquire RHP Jeremy Hellickson (@JHell58) from the Rays in exchange for MiLB IF Andrew Velazquez & OF Justin Williams. — Arizona...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks acquire Jeremy Hellickson from Rays

Earlier this week, a news tidbit broke that stated the Rays were getting close to dealing starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson to a National League team. Today, that news finally broke – Hellickson is heading to the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for a pair of minor leaguers, the first significant move for the new regimes in Arizona and Tampa Bay. The @Dbacks acquire RHP Jeremy...
Via The Outside Corner
11 days ago  |  Discuss

D-backs acquire Hellickson from Rays for two minor leaguers

PHOENIX -- The Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday acquired right-handed starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for a pair of minor leaguers, infielder Andrew Velazquez and outfielder Justin Williams. Hellickson, 27, was named the 2011 American League Rookie of the Year and ranked among the AL leaders from 2011-13 in opponent's average (10th, .242), starts...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks Rumors: Arizona has interest in trading for Jeremy Hellickson

Steve Gilbert of reports that the Arizona Diamondbacks have indeed talked to the Tampa Bay Rays about trading for starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson. While Gilbert says that it is unlikely he will go to Arizona, the Diamondbacks have spoken to Rays management about Hellickson. The Diamondbacks spoke with the Rays about Hellickson at baseball's General Manager's Meetings...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

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