Diamondbacks Rumors & News

  • 7h
    Ken Rosenthal @Ken_Rosenthal

    Rios’ six-team no-trade list, per @MDGonzales: #Yankees, #DBacks, #Rockies, #Royals, #Astros, #Athletics.

  • Diamondbacks break game open in win over Phillies

    Arizona Republic "As is becoming yearly tradition, the Diamondbacks and Philadelphia Phillies went to extra innings the night before a day game, with the Diamondbacks again pulling out a win, this one in 10 innings on Saturday at Citizens Bank Park. The two teams went 18 innings last fall, also an Arizona..." July 27

  • 1d
    timdierkes @timdierkes

    1B/OF Nick Evans has signed with Japan's Rakuten Golden Eagles. D'Backs will be removing Evans from their 40-man roster.

  • Phillies 9, Diamondbacks 5

    CSN Philly "The Phillies unleashed some offense Friday night in beating the Arizona Diamondbacks, 9-5, at Citizens Bank Park. The Phils had 12 hits and were 6 for 15 with runners in scoring position. They are 45-58 on the season. Arizona is 44-49. Kyle Kendrick (5-10) opened the game with five..." July 26

  • D-Backs more interested in trading Hill than Prado

    CBSSports.com "The Diamondbacks are looking to trade Aaron Hill but are barely listening on Martin Prado, according to league sources. Hill has slipped from two years ago, when he had a career year, and is batting .251 with eight homers and 49 RBI. Prado's numbers are comparable (four homers, 37 RBI, .274),..." July 25

  • Miguel Cabrera 3-run blast puts venom in Tigers' win over D-backs

    Detroit News "This time, there was no bullpen trauma, and no dissecting a manager’s moves, all because the Tigers finally heated up enough lights on Chase Field’s scoreboard to avoid calamity. They got 13 hits Wednesday at Chase Field and beat the Diamondbacks, 11-5, with Miguel Cabrera’s three-run,..." July 24

  • Pitchers who leave the Diamondbacks get better. Pitchers they acquire get worse.

    Arizona Republic "In his second start with his new team on Saturday, New York Yankees right-hander Brandon McCarthy fired six innings of one-run ball against the Cincinnati Reds. As it pertains to the Diamondbacks, it isn't just the results that are of interest, it's how he said he accomplished them. McCarthy,..." July 24

  • Diamondbacks come back to defeat the Tigers, 5-4

    Arizona Republic "The Diamondbacks had to rally three times to finally shake off the Tigers, eventually pulling away for good with a two-run eighth that led to a win Tuesday in front of 29,515 at Chase Field. With the bases loaded and two out, C Miguel Montero sent a 0-2 fastball from Tigers LHP Ian Krol up the..." July 23

  • Tony La Russa needs to give Diamondbacks a complete overhaul

    Arizona Republic "With a great poker face, Tony La Russa has been evaluating the Diamondbacks for two months. We don't know many details, except he can barely stand to look at his manager. "It would give me such great joy to give him that pink slip," La Russa said. La Russa was kidding, of course, referencing..." July 23

  • The Race to Succeed Bud Selig Isn't Much of a Race

    The Wall Street Journal "As Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig approaches the end of his final season on the job, the task of choosing his successor remains far from finished. But there is a growing sense of inevitability among baseball officials that the job will end up going to Selig's right-hand man. Rob..." July 23

  • Torii Hunter, Austin Jackson homer in Tigers' win over D-Backs

    Detroit News "Some nights, it all works out, even for a baseball team that occasionally makes its fans wish ballparks and television sets had never been invented. The Tigers avoided any undue drama or fan-damaging stress Monday in a 4-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks that balanced like a three-leg..." July 22

  • Paul Goldschmidt leads Diamondbacks past the Cubs

    Arizona Republic "Paul Goldschmidt reached base in each of his five trips to the plate, the last of which resulted in a mammoth two-run home run, as the Diamondbacks cruised to a victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday evening at Chase Field. Miguel Montero's bases-clearing double off Cubs LHP Travis Wood gave..." July 20

  • Diamondbacks battle back to top the Cubs

    Arizona Republic "Back-to-back four-hit innings in the fifth and sixth gave the Diamondbacks a victory over the Cubs on Friday night at Chase Field. Diamondbacks RHPTrevor Cahill lasted five innings in his return to the majors, giving up the three-run third, and Cubs starter Edwin Jackson lasted 51/3 innings,..." July 19

  • Jeter, Trout spark victory American League

    MLB.com "The 2014 All-Star Game at Target Field was always going to be about Derek Jeter. Jeter has been the face of baseball for nearly two decades, winning five World Series titles and being named an All-Star 14 times in a career that is set to end with his retirement after the season. So it was..." July 16

  • 11d
    Arizona Diamondbacks @Dbacks

    Bronson Arroyo underwent successful Tommy John surgery on his right elbow yesterday. #Dbacks

  • Selig, PA aim to end smokeless tobacco use

    ESPN.com "As the recent death of Tony Gwynn to salivary gland cancer continues to resonate in baseball circles, commissioner Bud Selig and Players Association executive director Tony Clark both want MLB to make strides toward reducing and ultimately eliminating the use of smokeless tobacco in the game. But..." July 15

  • Diamondbacks recall Trevor Cahill

    Arizona Republic "Trevor Cahill's stint in the minor leagues is over as the Diamondbacks announced Monday the right-hander has been recalled from Triple-A Reno and will start on Friday night vs. the Chicago Cubs at Chase Field. To make room, the Diamondbacks optioned right-hander Mike Bolsinger to Reno. A..." July 15

  • 13d
    SportsCenter @SportsCenter

    AL All-Star lineup Jeter SS Trout LF Cano 2B Cabrera 1B Bautista RF Cruz DH Jones CF Donaldson 3B Perez C Hernandez P

  • 13d
    SportsCenter @SportsCenter

    NL All-Star lineup: McCutchen CF Puig RF Tulowitzki SS Goldschmidt 1B Stanton DH A. Ramirez 3B Utley 2B Lucroy C Gomez LF Wainwright P

  • 14d
    Josh Rawitch @joshrawitch

    Truly remarkable: @Dbacks Andrew Velazquez tied @KMillar15 & Youkilis all-time minor league streak, reaching base in his 71st straight game

  • Aaron Hill, Wade Miley lead Arizona Diamondbacks over San Francisco Giants

    Arizona Republic "When he thinks back to the Wade Miley of early this season, the one who lugged a 5.00 ERA around for much of the season's first three months, Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero remembers the delivery. It looked tight and unnatural, like someone trying to exert a little more from himself than..." July 13

  • 15d
    Nick Piecoro @nickpiecoro

    Dbacks will start Vidal Nuno tomorrow instead of Chase Anderson. They want to give Anderson time off to keep his innings total down.

  • 15d
    Arizona Diamondbacks @Dbacks

    OFFICIAL: #Dbacks reinstate OF Mark Trumbo from 15-day disabled list and option OF Roger Kieschnick to Triple-A Reno @Aces

  • Montero named to replace Yadier at All-Star Game

    MLB.com "D-backs catcher Miguel Montero planned to take his wife and two kids to Disneyland next week, but those plans changed suddenly Friday. Instead, the family is headed to Minnesota as Montero was added to the National League roster for the All-Star Game. Montero takes the place of injured..." July 12

  • Giants' Lincecum extends string of strong starts in win of Diamondbacks

    San Francisco Chronicle "Considering how tough it has been for the Giants to score runs in the desolate past month, they ought to be thankful for at least one thing: They didn't have to face Tim Lincecum. The man who threw his second career no-hitter against the Padres on June 25 crafted his third consecutive..." July 12

  • 16d
    Ken Rosenthal @Ken_Rosenthal

    Mark Trumbo in SF - #Dbacks possibly activating him tonight?

  • Goldschmidt's walkoff double leads the Diamondbacks over Marlins

    Arizona Republic "Aaron Hill's numbers are tumbling, his playing time is dwindling and his name keeps surfacing in trade rumors. He has not had many moments to savor this season, but he entered a game in the 10th inning on Wednesday afternoon and set into motion a series of events that ended with the Diamondbacks..." July 10

  • Ozuna’s late-game heroics propel Marlins over Diamondbacks

    Miami Herald "It had been exactly three years and a day since Brad Hand started and won. His long drought didn’t come to an end Tuesday in the desert of Arizona. But neither Hand nor the Marlins lost. While Hand failed to receive the win, the Marlins pulled out a dramatic victory on Marcell Ozuna’s..." July 09

  • Arizona Diamondbacks run over Miami Marlins

    Arizona Republic "The Diamondbacks didn't need RHP Chase Anderson to be perfect, considering their offense provided him with an eight-run cushion, but it was hard not to appreciate Anderson's handiwork in a win over the Miami Marlins on Monday in front of 17,103 at Chase field. "I just had fastball command right..." July 08

  • Diamondbacks' Bronson Arroyo to have Tommy John surgery

    Arizona Republic "Diamondbacks pitcher Bronson Arroyo, well-known for his durability, said Monday that he will undergo Tommy John surgery within the next week after pitching a good portion of this season with a completely torn ulnar-collateral ligament in his right elbow. Arroyo, 37, thinks he tore the ligament..." July 08

  • Diamondbacks win series finale to end Braves' streak

    Arizona Republic "Paul Goldschmidt hit a two-run home run off the left-field foul pole and LHP Wade Miley turned in his second consecutive solid start as the Diamondbacks avoided a sweep on Sunday with a win over the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. The Diamondbacks finished their nine-game trip through San..." July 07

  • 20d
    Peter Gammons @pgammo

    Two trade names heard very often this weekend:Aaron Hill, James Russell

  • 21d
    Jon Heyman @JonHeymanCBS

    #yankees will pay $1M in an assignment bonus as part of trade for brandon mccarthy. Nuno goes to Az.

  • Braves’ winning streak at 9 after 10-4 win against Arizona

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The streaking Braves had made winning look so simple lately, maybe they wanted to challenge themselves Saturday by spotting the Diamondbacks three runs. How else to explain two errors by Gold Glove shortstop Andrelton Simmons in a three-run Arizona first inning? Well, actually that was the..." July 06

  • 21d
    Bernie Pleskoff @BerniePleskoff

    #Dbacks have signed RHP Kameron Loe for for Triple-A Reno. He was released by #Braves last Monday.

  • Yankees trade for Diamondbacks pitcher Brandon McCarthy, per report

    SB Nation "The New York Yankees have acquired Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy on Sunday, according to MLB Daily Dish's Chris Cotillo. Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Yankees had been discussing sending left-handed pitcher Vidal Nuno to the Diamondbacks, but there is no..." July 06

  • 22d
    Jon Heyman @JonHeymanCBS

    Dbacks get a few prospects, 1 ranked high, from angels for rhp thatcher and OF campana. Done deal. @Ken_Rosenthal 1st

  • 22d
    Jon Heyman @JonHeymanCBS

    Dbacks got prospects zach borenstein and joey kreihbel in trade with laa

  • No HRs, no problem — Braves beat D-backs 5-2 to push win streak to 8

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "A sellout crowd filled Turner Field on Friday night and had a grand time watching the Braves do what they’ve done a lot lately – pitch extremely well, manufacture runs without benefit of homers, and win. They scored four runs in the first two innings and pitcher Ervin Santana was strong into the..." July 05

  • 23d
    JIM BOWDEN @JimBowdenESPNxm

    Blue Jays have scouted Martin Prado, Aaron Hill & Chase Headley heavily but none are playing well and all overpaid for production #3BSearch

  • Miguel Montero says Arizona Diamondbacks aren't ready to give up just yet

    Arizona Republic "Catcher Miguel Montero did not deny how poorly his team played on Wednesday night. The Diamondbacks looked sloppy, brain-dead, uninspired, losing to the Pittsburgh Pirates in a game so bad it left the impression they had come to terms with their status as one of baseball's worst teams. But..." July 04

  • David Peralta has 4 RBIs, Arizona Diamondbacks beat Pittsburgh Pirates

    Arizona Republic "Brandon McCarthy won consecutive starts for the first time in more than a year, and the Diamondbacks' offense exploded for seven runs in the ninth inning in a sweep-averting win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night at PNC Park. Rookie David Peralta had three hits, including a two-run..." July 04

  • Arizona Diamondbacks farm system releases pitcher for suspected theft

    Arizona Republic "The Diamondbacks released a minor-league pitcher after he was accused of stealing from a teammate, according to a published report. Left-hander Anderson Placido wasn't a significant prospect in the organization, but he had been a member of the starting rotation for the Diamondbacks' affiliate..." July 03

  • Single seals Pirates comeback in bottom of the ninth against Dbacks

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "In keeping with the theme of the game Tuesday night, the Pirates did their work in the ninth inning quickly. After eight scoreless innings passed in rapid fashion at the hands of Arizona Diamondbacks starter Wade Miley, the Pirates upended the contest in a flash. Ike Davis’ pinch-hit single..." July 02

  • 26d
    Steve Gilbert @SteveGilbertMLB

    #Dbacks injured OF Mark Trumbo DHed for AZL team. Next week he could head to Triple-A Reno. Probably around 10-14 days away from return.

  • Brandon McCarthy says “it certainly seems likely” he’ll be traded

    Fox Sports "Brandon McCarthy was never better than Friday, and his timing was just as good. As trade July 31 deadline looms, McCarthy understands the reality of his situation very clearly. The Diamondbacks are an unlikely contender on the brink of changes, and he is in the last year of his..." June 30

  • Eric Chavez says “it’s a possibility” he could retire at season’s end

    MLB.com "The D-backs transferred third baseman Eric Chavez from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list on Sunday in order to make room on the 40-man roster for infielder Nick Ahmed. Players on the 60-day DL do not count towards a team's 40-man roster limit. Chavez has been battling an injured left..." June 30

  • 27d
    Jack Magruder @JackMagruder

    #Dbacks announced they have obtained SS Ronny Cedeno for C Raywilly Gomez. Minor league deal. Cedeno to Reno, with Ahmed now in majors.

  • 28d
    Steve Gilbert @SteveGilbertMLB

    #Dbacks have called up SS Nick Ahmed from Triple-A Reno and placed Chris Owings on 15-day disabled list. Eric Chavez to 60-day DL.

  • Chris Owings' shoulder not better; doctor visit to come

    Arizona Republic "Diamondbacks rookie shortstop Chris Owings was out of the lineup for the second consecutive day Saturday against the San Diego Padres, and the team doesn't expect to have him available for the series finale Sunday. Owings has been bothered by a left-shoulder injury and likely will fly back to..." June 29