SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Arizona Diamondbacks staff ace Madison Bumgarner made his first start of the 2021 campaign in an 9-2 win against the Los Angeles Angels at Salt River Fields on Thursday, looking much more like his old self.
Former Red Sox center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. plans to sign a two-year, $24 million deal with the Brewers that includes an opt-out after the first year, a source familiar with the contract told ESPN.
The Arizona Diamondbacks have reportedly agreed to a minor league contract with 26-year-old pitcher, Heath Fillmyer. The deal, which was reported by ESPN’s Jeff Passan, gives the D-backs some pitching depth in spring training.
Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Luke Weaver threw two scoreless innings in a 9-4 spring training win over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday. Weaver allowed two hits and issued no walks on the day.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Merrill Kelly made his first start in a game on Monday since having season-ending thoracic outlet surgery upon the discovery that a blood clot developed in his pitching shoulder after five starts in 2020.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Arizona Diamondbacks took the field to play the beautiful game of baseball for the first time this spring in a 5-2 loss to the Colorado Rockies in front of 2,100 actual fans at Salt River Fields on Sunday.
The Arizona Diamondbacks’ Daulton Varsho made quite the splash when he hit the first home run of his big league career last season. It may have taken the left-handed hitter until his 20th game in a D-backs uniform to do it, but when he did, he launched one over the right field porch in San Francisco and into McCovey Cove.
A week before signing a one-year deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks, reliever Tyler Clippard got a call from manager Torey Lovullo. The conversation between Clippard and Lovullo was overarching, as the D-backs skipper gave Clippard the rundown of how the organization has changed since 2016.
The Arizona Diamondbacks will turn to starting pitcher Zac Gallen for the team’s first spring training game of 2021 on Sunday. D-backs skipper Torey Lovullo broke the news Friday while on with Arizona Sports’ Bickley & Marotta.
The Arizona Diamondbacks tried to improve their infield, and officially signed third baseman Asdrubal Cabrera of Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela to a one-year deal worth $1.75 million according to Jon Heyman of mlb.com.
Veteran relief pitcher Joakim Soria of Monclova, Mexico has come to terms with the Arizona Diamondbacks. According to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, Soria has signed a one-year contract worth $3.5 million according to Nick Piecoro of The Arizona Republic.