Arizona Diamondbacks

Fuentes family thrilled to be in Arizona for WC
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The National League Wild game at Chase Field starts in less than 48 hours and Pedro Fuentes, the father of D-backs outfielder Rey Fuentes, can’t believe he is here.

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Marte leaves finale with tight left hamstring
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Arizona shortstop Ketel Marte left Sunday’s win over the Royals with a tight left hamstring. He will be re-evaluated Monday in advance of Wednesday’s NL Wild Card Game against the Rockies.

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D-backs rally in 9th for walk-off win over Giants
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David Peralta’s walk scored Daniel Descalso with the game-winning run as the D-backs walked off the Giants, 4-3, on Wednesday afternoon in their regular-season home finale. Peralta’s walk capped a three-run Arizona rally off Giants closer Sam Dyson.

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J.D.'s 16th September HR gives him 2 records
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Arizona players and coaches are running out of ways to describe the homers that J.D. Martinez hits and the impact that they’ve had in September. Luckily for them, he is leaving behind plenty of records to do the talking. Martinez hit his 45th homer of the season in the ninth inning to spark the D-backs’ […]

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D-backs tab Ray for regular-season finale
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Robbie Ray will start the D-backs’ final game of the regular season when Arizona faces the Royals in Kansas City on Sunday, manager Torey Lovullo said Wednesday. As a result, Lovullo and the D-backs will have some flexibility when planning their roster for the National League Wild Card Game on Oct. 4.

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Shipley starts to wrap regular-season home slate
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Braden Shipley has settled nicely into his role in the D-backs’ bullpen in the month of September, but on Wednesday he will make his first start in nearly three months. Shipley will take the mound in a spot start as Arizona closes out a three-game set with the Giants in the regular-season home finale at […]

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D-backs get back to normal vs. Giants
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Even with home-field advantage in the National League Wild Card Game already firmly secured, Arizona manager Torey Lovullo doesn’t want to take his foot off the gas. Lovullo rolled out a lineup that was heavy with September callups and reserve players Monday, but he said it will be business as usual for the D-backs until […]

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Lovullo a calming presence in postseason pursuit
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Manager Torey Lovullo has had a calm demeanor and steady hand, working his way into the discussion for NL Manager of the Year honors as he guides Arizona back to the postseason.

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Godley starts opener of final home series
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The D-backs will begin their last homestand of the season Monday with a bit of weight off their shoulders. Arizona locked up home-field advantage in the National League Wild Card Game on Sunday to clinch their first playoff spot since they won the NL West in 2011.

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Before they were postseason bound: D-backs
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The D-backs are back in the postseason for the first time since 2011 and sixth time overall. A national audience awaits National League MVP candidate Paul Goldschmidt and superstar J.D. Martinez, who will lead a loaded lineup into the NL Wild Card Game at Chase Field, and potentially beyond. For many on Arizona’s roster, this […]

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Go Wild! D-backs clinch NL's top WC spot
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The 2017 Arizona Diamondbacks celebrated their National League Wild Card berth with the traditional champagne shower in the clubhouse, and then they all went and jumped into the pool just beyond the wall in right-center at Chase Field. After the 3-2 victory over the Marlins on Sunday afternoon that secured home-field advantage for the NL […]

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D-backs fall short in first chance to clinch WC
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The Marlins spoiled whatever party the home team had planned as they beat the D-backs, 12-6, on Saturday night, keeping Arizona’s magic number for clinching a National League Wild Card berth at one.

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