ZACK GREINKE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Ace Greinke throws live BP, feels 'OK'

D-backs ace Zack Greinke faced hitters for the first time Friday as he threw about 20 pitches in a live batting practice session. "I felt OK," Greinke said. "Everything was coming out of my fingers pretty good. It was pretty sharp. Command was OK. Everything was OK."
Via Diamondbacks.com
1 day ago

Ranking the MLB divisions from toughest to easiest

It’s a general fact of life in Major League Baseball that some teams simply have more difficult roads to the postseason than others do. In 2016, the American League East produced three playoff teams and a fourth with a record over .500, while the Chicago Cubs won the National League Central by 17.5 games and had competition from only one other team over the .500 mark. Being in...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Hosmer talking extension, but prepared for breakup of Royals' core

SURPRISE, Az. -- He wants to stay. All of the Royals' potential free agents want to stay. But as first baseman Eric Hosmer puts it, "I realize what hand Dayton was dealt."Which isn't to say that "Dayton" -- Royals general manager Dayton Moore -- is conceding that he will lose Hosmer, the most coveted of the four Royals players entering their walk years.Hosmer said Sunday that he...
Via FOX Sports
6 days ago

Healthy Zack Greinke aims for better 2nd season with D-backs

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The 2016 season certainly wasn't what the Arizona Diamondbacks and Zack Greinke expected when the team signed him to a six-year, $206.5 million contract. Greinke knew it would be hard to duplicate the numbers from his magnificent 2015 season, when he went 19-3 with a 1.99 ERA for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Still, he said, "I thought I could pitch the same." It...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Healthy Zack Greinke aims for better Year 2 in Arizona

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) The 2016 season certainly wasn't what the Arizona Diamondbacks and Zack Greinke expected when the team signed him to a six-year, $206.5 million contract. Greinke knew it would be hard to duplicate the numbers from his magnificent 2015 season, when he went 19-3 with a 1.99 ERA for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Still, he said, ''I thought I could pitch the same...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 starting pitchers in baseball heading into spring training

Without a doubt, pulling apart the ten best arms in the game at any point is a tough-to-nearly-impossible task. However, in today’s game, with a firmly established group of top arms between the ages of 27-33, it is a specifically tough group to crack. It could be argued that even cracking the top 20 is a feat, as even last year’s American League Cy Young winner is the third best...
Via Yardbarker
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Box Score 10/21: Prescott, Ogwumike, Adams and Jagr

Welcome to YB's Box Score, what we're reading while we wait for Game 6 of the NLCS.Happy birthday to Marc Wilkins, Joey Harrington, Zack Greinke and Ricky Rubio. On this date in 1976, the New York Knicks retired their player number, Willis Reed's #19.Around the league:  Rae Carruth tried to have his son killed in the womb, now that child plans to be at the gates when his father...
Via Yardbarker
October 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Diamondbacks not open to trading Zack Greinke this winter

As the waiver trade deadline approached earlier this week, surprising reports came out of the desert. Those reports indicated that the Arizona Diamondbacks had been contacted by the Los Angeles Dodgers about high-priced starter Zack Greinke. Ultimately, the D’backs turned down any overtures from their division rivals to send the veteran packing. It’s now being reported by USA...
Via Sportsnaut
September 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks place Zack Greinke on 15-day DL

The already frustrating Arizona Diamondbacks season got slightly worse on Sunday. The club placed star pitcher Zack Greinke on the disabled list. #Dbacks reinstate OF Rickie Weeks, Jr. from the Bereavement List and place P Zack Greinke on the 15-day DL (left oblique strain). — Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) July 3, 2016 Right now, this is bad news for Arizona. It can become...
Via Sportsnaut
July 03, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Zack Greinke busted out bat flip on fly out

  Zack Greinke, who signed a six-year deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks last offseason that is worth more than $200 million, heard a chorus of boos from Los Angeles Dodgers fans as he stepped to the plate in the bottom of the second inning Monday night. For a moment, the pitcher thought he had shut those fans up in a big way. He was wrong. Greinke hit a fly ball off Dodgers...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 14, 2016  |  Discuss
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