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Pollock, Goldschmidt lead D-backs to season-ending win

PHOENIX -- The Diamondbacks to start the season knew they had a cornerstone in Paul Goldschmidt, and over the course of 162 games quickly learned they have another in A.J. Pollock. Fittingly, the tandem sent the D-backs into the off-season on a winning note Sunday. Both Goldschmidt and Pollock hit home runs in the season finale, the former's deposited into the home bullpen for the...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Paul Goldschmidt wins inaugural Luis Gonzalez Award

PHOENIX -- Paul Goldschmidt will be presented with the inaugural Luis Gonzalez Award prior to Thursday night's game vs. the Rockies. The award will be given annually to the D-backs player who best exemplifies the talents, spirit and heart of Gonzalez both on and off the field, as voted by his teammates and coaches. "I'm humbled to have an award named after me, especially since it...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Goldschmidt placed on paternity leave for birth of first child

Paul Goldschmidt took a rare day off from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday, but it wasn't due to injury or fatigue. Rather, he was headed to witness something he wouldn't miss for the world. According to, Goldschmidt left the team following its doubleheader in Colorado on Tuesday to return to Phoenix to be with his wife as they welcome their first child into the world...
Via Fox Sports
September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Paul Goldschmidt smashes bat in D-backs dugout (Video)

Paul Goldschmidt smashed his bat against the bat rack in the Arizona Diamondbacks dugout out of frustration after he struck out looking in the eighth inning of Saturday night's game against Oakland. Goldschmidt swung at a pitch out of the strike zone earlier in the at-bat, so going down looking on strike three was tough for him to take.Goldschmidt had a tough night as he went 0...
Via Holdout Sports
August 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Paul Goldschmidt lined a double that got stuck in the wall

We see balls get stuck between the pads of the outfield wall every so often, but they usually get stuck after a bounce. On Tuesday night, Paul Goldschmidt hit a screamer of a line drive against the Cardinals that got stuck between the pads without even bouncing. That’s a ground rule double. Goldschmidt would score the Diamondbacks’ only run of the night later in the inning on...
Via The Outside Corner
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Paul Goldschmidt's double sticks to outfield wall (Video)

Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt hit a ground-rule double which would have bounced off the outfield wall had it not got stuck in the padding during Tuesday night's game against St. Louis.In the bottom of the fourth, Goldschmidt hit a deep fly ball to right-center field, with Cardinals right fielder Jason Heyward positioning himself to play the carom off the wall...
Via Holdout Sports
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

TC’s DraftKings Value Picks: Paul Goldschmidt Leads The Way

The Arizona Diamondbacks have one of the best young first basemen in the National League in 27-year-old Paul Goldschmidt, and with a $5,000 price tag, he’s a bargain for your daily fantasy baseball team. Goldschmidt has 22 home runs and 77 RBIs this season, leads the NL with a .335 batting average, and with Washington Nationals left-handed Gio Gonzalez is poised to have a terrific...
August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Arizona Diamondbacks: La Russa announces GM candidates

The search for the new general manager of the Arizona Diamondbacks has begun. Steve Gilbert of has reported multiple times that the Diamondbacks are committed to improving their advanced metrics department. Chief baseball officer Tony La Russa has said that the team will embrace advanced metrics more than in years past but the metrics department will not interfere with the...
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Diamondbacks: the Towers and Gibson problem

Fans of the Arizona Diamondbacks are having a traumatic 2014. It was just three years ago that their beloved team was in the playoffs and there was optimism about the future. Just three years later all the joy and momentum has come to a screeching halt. Fans think that because they support their team they have to support everything their team does. They fear that if they dismiss...
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Second Goldschmidt 'Bleacher Creature' now on sale to benefit 'Fund 4 Kids'

PHOENIX -- On the heels of being named a starter on the 2014 National League All-Star Team, the Arizona Diamondbacks and Paul Goldschmidt have launched a second "Bleacher Creature" that is available now. The Bleacher Creature program was launched earlier this season, and due to popular demand, fans can now choose between two Bleacher Creature plush dolls that feature Goldschmidt...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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