Arizona Diamondbacks

D-backs' Arizona Fall League overview
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William Boor checks in on the D-backs’ Arizona Fall League participants, led by the versatile Jack Reinheimer.

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La Russa leaving D-backs at end of month
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After watching the D-backs struggle in 2016, front-office executive Tony La Russa didn’t feel he could walk away from the Arizona organization despite the dismissal of his handpicked general manager Dave Stewart and manager Chip Hale.

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Man on a mission: Trip opened Hoover's eyes
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His demeanor on the mound in 2017 was hushed and tranquil, but Arizona Diamondbacks relief pitcher J.J. Hoover is a fierce competitor with a passion for four things: God, family, farming and baseball. Before signing with the club last offseason, Hoover and his wife Megan-Kate were able to parlay all four of those passions into […]

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Perez thrives at, behind plate in AFL opener
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After a breakout season in which he reached Triple-A for the first time, Michael Perez made an immediate impact on both sides of the ball on Tuesday in his Arizona Fall League debut.

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Lovullo: 'They deserved to win this series'
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If anyone looked poised to give the Dodgers an early exit from another postseason, it was the Diamondbacks — one of two National League clubs with a winning record against the best regular-season team in the Majors.But regular season head-to-head matchups mean little in October.

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J.D. heads to FA with fond D-backs memories
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Outfielder J.D. Martinez is confident that the future is bright for the Arizona Diamondbacks, but whether he will be part of it is not as clear.

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Goldy, Drury homers not enough in Game 2
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Austin Barnes had a two-run double as part of a four-run fifth inning as the Dodgers raced past the D-backs for a 8-5 win in Game 2 of the National League Division Series presented by T-Mobile. Paul Goldschmidt had a two-run homer in the first and Brandon Drury added a three-run long ball in the […]

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Iannetta earns respect with gritty approach
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The D-backs’ May 12 win over the Pirates may never go down as one of Chris Iannetta’s personal favorites, but it certainly marked the day Arizona discovered the catcher’s mettle.

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Iannetta, Lamb not in Game 1 starting lineup
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Two decisions in D-backs manager Torey Lovullo’s Game 1 lineup likely raised some eyebrows among Arizona fans. Lovullo elected to go with Jeff Mathis over Chris Iannetta behind the plate in Friday’s 9-5 loss to the Dodgers in the opener of the National League Division Series presented by T-Mobile on Friday, and he also decided […]

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D-backs set to face familiar foe in Game 1
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The Los Angeles Dodgers had the best record in Major League Baseball this season, have won five consecutive National League West division titles and are entering October with the mantra that anything less than the franchise’s first World Series title since 1988 will be a disappointment. But right away, they’re going to have to get […]

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D-backs-Dodgers: NLDS positional breakdown
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The Dodgers won the most games in the Majors this year, but it wasn’t always smooth, as a late-season slide showed. In fact, Arizona swept them twice in that span, and as the two prepare to meet in the NLDS, it’s time to break this one down position by position.

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5 Statcast facts to know for NL Wild Card
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The Rockies and Diamondbacks have battled all season long in the National League West, and now they’ll battle one more time to extend their seasons. Here are the Statcast facts you should know heading into the NL Wild Card Game.

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