The Arizona Diamondbacks are in full spoiler mode for the final two months of the season, sporting the worst record in Major League Baseball while playing in arguably the toughest division in the league.
The Arizona Diamondbacks announced Monday they’ve claimed right-handed pitcher Sean Poppen off waivers from the Tampa Bay Rays. As part of the move, the team sent relief pitcher Stefan Crichton down to Triple-A Reno.
PHOENIX – Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Caleb Smith had another disastrous start against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday, resulting in a short outing for Smith and a bad day for the bullpen in a 13-0 thrashing by the reigning champs in the series finale at Chase Field.
PHOENIX – Starting pitcher Merrill Kelly gave up eight early hits for his first loss in his last eight starts as the Arizona Diamondbacks and their bullpen just couldn’t stop the Los Angeles Dodgers at the dish in an 8-3 loss at Chase Field on Saturday.
As the 2021 MLB trade deadline has come and gone, the Arizona Diamondbacks made two key moves involving veteran players. The club traded All-Star infielder Eduardo Escobar to the Milwaukee Brewers for prospects Cooper Hummel and Alberto Ciprian, and shipped reliever Joakim Soria to the Toronto Blue Jays for two players to be named later.
Prior to the MLB trade deadline on Friday, the Arizona Diamondbacks dealt the services of two veteran players. On Wednesday, the team sent starting infielder and All-Star Eduardo Escobar to the Milwaukee Brewers in return for prospects Cooper Hummel and Alberto Ciprian.
Revenge was on the mind for the Arizona Diamondbacks as they handed the Los Angeles Dodgers a 6-5 loss in extra innings on Friday night. After ending the first half of the season with two losses by a combined score of 29-5 in Los Angeles, the D-backs did not want to embarrass themselves again.
The Arizona Diamondbacks announced Friday they have claimed infielder Jake Hager off waivers from the Seattle Mariners, per a team release. Hager was designated for assignment on July 27 by the Mariners after spending time with the New York Mets and Milwaukee Brewers organization this year.