Zack Greinke RUMORS & NEWS

  • Clayton Kershaw not looking forward to facing Zack Greinke

    ESPN "While Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Greinke is pumped up to be facing ex-teammate Clayton Kershaw on Friday night, the same can't be said of the Los Angeles Dodgers' ace. "I don't really look forward to it," Kershaw told reporters. "You almost just try to block it out. It's not fun to pitch..." April 14

  • Diamondbacks ace Zack Greinke mum on velocity after minor-league test

    Arizona Republic "With most deliveries accompanied by his customary grunts, Zack Greinke threw four fastballs at 91 mph in the first inning on Monday morning. He hit 90 mph three times in the second. But the Diamondbacks’ ace did not throw a fastball that exceeded 89 mph after that, and later he refused to..." March 14

  • Zack Greinke’s velocity is down

    Hardball Talk "Zack Greinke and the Diamondbacks played Team Mexico yesterday. During the game his fastball velocity topped out at 89.5 m.p.h. He was mostly sitting around 88. Greinke gave up two runs on six hits over 2.2 innings. After the game Greinke downplayed it saying, “it’s still early,” and the..." March 09

  • Zack Greinke named the Dbacks’ Opening Day starter

    Hardball Talk "Not a surprise, but a news item on a slow news day is a news item on a slow news day: Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo has named Zack Greinke as the club’s Opening Day starter. Greinke’s first season with the Diamondbacks is not exactly what the club hoped for when he signed a six-year,..." March 01

  • Diamondbacks' Zack Greinke delayed despite being ‘ready to go’

    Arizona Republic "Diamondbacks right-hander Zack Greinke’s name was listed among those expected to throw a bullpen session at Tuesday’s first workout for pitchers and catchers. That won’t happen, manager Torey Lovullo said, stressing that there’s no reason to worry about the club’s high-priced ace. With an extra..." February 14

  • A year later, Greinke looks like D-backs’ best trade chip

    Fanrag Sports "Stealthily, the Diamondbacks made the biggest splash in the free agent market last winter with their quick move on Zack Greinke. A year later, some things will change. Some will not. For the D-backs, a top free agent play is implausible, if not impossible. Another move with Greinke as the..." November 19

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