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Coyotes, Mikkel Boedker agree on 1-year, $3.75 million deal

The Coyotes have signed restricted free agent forward Mikkel Boedker to a one-year contract, $3.75 million contract. The salary ties Boedker with recently signed Antoine Vermette for second highest on the team, behind Shane Doan's $4.55 million. The two sides had been trying to work out a longer deal, but the Coyotes' legal battle with the city of Glendale complicated the negotiations...
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D-backs at Rangers: 5 things to know

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A.J. Pollock selected for first All-Star appearance

PHOENIX -- Diamondbacks outfielder A.J. Pollock flew under the radar of major-league fans in voting for the National League All-Star team, but his peers were well aware of his All-Star credentials. Pollock didn't place among the top 15 NL outfielders in fan balloting but was selected Monday as a reserve for the NL Team in the July 14 game to be played at Great America Ball Park in...
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Ahmed hitting .313 last 23 games as D-backs head to Texas

Nick Ahmed's three-hit afternoon on Sunday capped a big homestand for the Diamondbacks shortstop. Ahmed hit .384 (10 for 26) in the seven games at Chase Field, including three home runs to bring his season total to six. That's a third of the home runs Ahmed hit in four minor league seasons. His career high in the minors was six while with High-A Lynchburg in the Carolina League in...
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LaMarcus Aldridge banner will make its way into Phoenix recycling bin

The Phoenix Suns went all in for their recruitment of LaMarcus Aldridge, trading away Marcus Morris, Danny Granger and Reggie Bullock for cap space. The city of Phoenix pitched in too, producing a massive banner with Aldridge in a Suns jersey that was set to hang from a building downtown. Unfortunately, Aldridge spurned the Suns for the Spurs, leaving the Suns empty-handed and Phoenix...
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Mercury's Griner on body: 'it's kind of like being on display at a museum'

Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner is one of many athletes featured in this year's installment of ESPN The Magazine's annual Body Issue. As part of the photo spread, the magazine asked the 6-foot-8, 205-pound Griner -- over the course of multiple interviews -- about different body issues she faced growing up and continues to tackle in her third season in the WNBA. "I'd describe...
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Julie Johnston talks about the roller coaster of emotions during the Women's World Cup

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Mitchell's 3 lifts Mercury to OT win over Sparks

LOS ANGELES -- Leilani Mitchell hit a 3-pointer from the baseline with 3.9 seconds left and the Phoenix Mercury edged the Los Angeles Sparks 94-91 in overtime on Sunday. Candice Dupree passed to Mitchell who hit the game-winner as the Sparks defense collapsed on Brittney Griner. After a timeout, the Sparks were unable to get off a final shot after Erin Phillips appeared to dribble...
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Goldschmidt selected All-Star starter

PHOENIX -- Paul Goldschmidt is headed to his third straight All-Star Game. It often might seem as though the Diamondbacks first baseman crushes opposing pitching in relative anonymity in Arizona, but Goldschmidt garnered more than 9.1 million votes to run away with the selection at his position. Goldschmidt becomes the first D-backs player to start an All-Star Game twice. "We saw...
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Inconsistent De La Rosa appears, keeps D-backs from breakeven

PHOENIX -- Three De La Rosas took the mound at Chase Field on Sunday. Jorge started for the Rockies and then there was Good Rubby and Bad Rubby for the Diamondbacks. The right-hander has ebbed from tantalizingly dominant to frustratingly inconsistent both this season and throughout most of his young career. All of that was on display in Sunday's 6-4 loss to the Rockies that again...
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Patrick Corbin feels good day after return

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Jarrod Saltalamacchia: 1-on-1 with Jody Jackson

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Coyotes' Boedker files for salary arbitration

Coyotes restricted free agent forward Mikkel Boedker filed for salary arbitration today, his agent Jarrett Bousquet confirmed.  Bousquet and Coyotes general manager Don Maloney have been discussing a new contract for about three months, but the two sides were unable to reach an agreement ahead of the deadline for player-elected salary arbitration today at 2 p.m., Arizona time (Monday...
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Corbin gets win for D-backs in return from Tommy John surgery

PHOENIX -- Patrick Corbin threw five solid innings to get the win in his return from Tommy John surgery 15 months ago and the Arizona Diamondbacks made it three straight over the Colorado Rockies with a 7-3 victory Saturday night. The 25-year-old left-hander, who underwent surgery on March 25, 2014, allowed two runs, scattered eight hits, struck out three and walked none. Making...
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LaMarcus Aldridge reportedly picks Spurs over Suns

After days of meetings, sought-after free agent LaMarcus Aldridge reportedly has made his decision. Aldridge agreed to a four-year $80 million maximum deal with the San Antonio Spurs, Yahoo Sports/FOX Sports NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski reported Saturday. Aldridge had met with seven teams since the beginning of free agency. He informed the Portland Trail Blazers, whom he played...
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D-backs rally to beat Rockies in 10

PHOENIX -- Cliff Pennington's sacrifice fly to deep left field drove in the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Friday night. Welington Castillo led off the 10th against Yohan Flande (0-1) with a double off the fence in right field. Castillo moved to third on Chris Owings' single and scored easily on Pennington...
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Connor Murphy talks hockey

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Patrick Corbin ready to return

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D-backs vs. Rockies: 6 p.m., FOX Sports Arizona

Coyotes defenseman Connor Murphy joins FOX Sports Arizona as tonight's guest analyst as the Diamondbacks take on the Rockies, plus a conversation with Josh Collmenter and Patrick Corbin talks about returning to the rotation on Saturday. Tune in to FOX Sports Arizona for all the action, starting at 6 p.m.
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Mercury add Spanish guard Marta Xargay to active roster

 â€‹PHOENIX -- Spanish guard Marta Xargay (pronounced ZAR-gay) reported to the Phoenix Mercury today following her stint with her national team in the 2015 EuroBasket Women's competition in Hungary. Xargay helped her team to a third-place finish in the competition, averaging 9.6 points, 2.4 assists, 2.3 rebounds and a team-high 1.6 steals during the 10-game competition that ended...
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D-backs get strong outing from Hellickson, pound Rockies

PHOENIX -- David Peralta had a tiebreaking, two-run triple with two outs in the sixth inning Thursday night for the Arizona Diamondbacks, helping Jeremy Hellickson to his fourth straight win at home, 8-1 over the Colorado Rockies. Hellickson (6-5) held the Rockies to a run on three hits in seven innings, striking out six in his first appearance against Colorado. A.J. Pollock led...
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Nick Ahmed: 1-on-1 with Jody Jackson

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V.I.P. Analyst: Shea Hillenbrand

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Griner leads Mercury back to .500 with rout of Shock

PHOENIX -- Brittney Griner had 13 points, eight rebounds and a season-high seven blocks as the Phoenix Mercury continued their hot shooting in an 86-55 rout over the Western Conference-leading Tulsa Shock on Thursday night. Candice Dupree scored 16 points, and Monique Currie and DeWanna Bonner chipped in 11 each for the Mercury, who scored their most points of the season in front...
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Cron, Huang win D-backs minor-league awards for June

PHOENIX -- Visalia infielder Kevin Cron and Kane County right-hander Wei-Chieh Huang have been named the Diamondbacks organization minor league player and pitcher of the month for June. Cron, 22, hit .291 with 11 doubles, seven home runs, 23 RBI and an OPS of .932. Huang, 21, was 1-1 with a 2.25 ERA in four starts. He had 23 strikeouts and 4 walks in 24 innings. Huang, from Taiwan...
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