DIAMONDBACKS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Has D-Backs owner put GM Kevin Towers on notice?

For the most part, it’s still too early in the 2014 MLB season to make any grand declarations. But after three weeks, we can safely say that the Diamondbacks have been the biggest disappointment in baseball. After Monday’s 5-1 loss to the Cubs, the D-Backs are now 5-17. They’ve lost nine of their past 10 games. Arizona has MLB’s worst record, allowing 134 runs — 23 more...
Via Bloguin Best
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Patrick Corbin asks Diamondbacks fans about Patrick Corbin

The Diamondbacks will give away 20,000 Patrick Corbin bobbleheads Saturday. In anticipation of the promotion, Corbin, out this season after undergoing Tommy John surgery earlier this month, went outside Chase Field recently to get fans' take on the likeness of the bobblehead. Similarly to when Mets pitcher Matt Harvey last season asked New Yorkers questions about Matt Harvey...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Patrick Corbin is Latest MLB Player to Talk to Fans Face-to-Face Who Don’t Know Him

Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin is out for the season after undergoing surgery to repair a torn UCL, but he’s still a fan favorite among D-Backs fans. The problem is, though, that most of them don’t know what he looks like. As Matt Harvey did last summer in Central Park, watch these funny interactions between Corbin and fans. [MLB Fan Cave] The post Patrick Corbin...
Via Diehardsport
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Diamondbacks' A.J. Pollock leaves game against Dodgers with neck injury

The Arizona Diamondbacks continue their rough start to the 2014 season with a 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday. The Diamondbacks have lost eight of their last nine and are 5-16 on the season.  To make matters worse, center fielder A.J. Pollock was forced to leave the game in the sixth inning after he experienced tightness in the left side of his neck. Jajujuan via...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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Can the D’Backs turn it around

  (Credit : Sports-Kings) After Sunday’s 4-1 loss to the Dodgers, the D’Backs have fallen to 5-16. Yeah, not good, but is it possible for the D’Backs to turn it around? Simple answer, yes. Arizona currently has the worst starting pitching in baseball, many people expected Arizona’s SP to be average with Ace Patrick Corbin, but since Corbin underwent Tommy John surgery in...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Diamondbacks keep faltering

The Arizona Diamondbacks won the NL West in 2011, finished 81-81 the last two seasons and made moves in the offseason in hopes for a return to the postseason. This team ought to be lucky the season is longer than just one month. With a 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday, the team is 5-16 thru its first 21 games. To give perspective, in its inaugural season in 1998, the...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks Rumors: Arizona designates Ryan Rowland-Smith for assignment

The Arizona Diamondbacks and designated left-hander Ryan Rowland-Smith for assignment, according to a Diamondbacks official press release.The Arizona Diamondbacks reinstated outfielder Cody Ross from the 15-day disabled list (dislocated right hip) and designated left-handed pitcher Ryan Rowland-Smith for assignment, according to D-backs Executive Vice President & General Manager...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks activate Cody Ross from disabled list

The Arizona Diamondbacks haven't had many positives in the early part of the 2014 season, but had two on Friday against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Diamondbacks defeated the Dodgers by the score of 4-2 for only their fifth win of the season. Left fielder Cody Ross, who hasn't played since August 11 of last season, was activated from the disabled list and back in the...
Via Sports Injury Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

D-backs activate Ross from DL

The Diamondbacks reinstated outfielder Cody Ross from the 15-day disabled list Friday and designated reliever Ryan Rowland-Smith for assignment. Ross suffered a dislocated right hip on Aug. 11 last season while running to first base during a game against the Mets and missed the rest of the season. At the time, he was hitting .278 with eight homers and 38 RBIs. The 30-year-old Ross...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks to wear Kansas City throwback uniforms

The Arizona Diamondbacks will be suiting up in some very retro uniforms for their game against the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday.  It’s a special event to mark the 100th Anniversary of the first game played at the now legendary Wrigley Field, home of the Cubs. The first game played at Wrigley Field was played in 1914 between the Chicago Feds and the Kansas City Packers.  The game...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Diamondbacks Pitching Is Off To A Disastrous Start

The word terrible really isn’t strong enough to truly capture just how bad the pitching has been for the Arizona Diamondbacks this season. In 18 games the starters have a combined 7.63 ERA thus far yielding 78 earned runs in only 92 innings pitched. Arizona has given up runs at an alarming rate of over six per game with five or more in 13 of the 18 total games. They are on pace...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks have reason(s) to believe

PHOENIX -- Brad Ziegler has this feeling. In a day or two, or maybe next week, the Diamondbacks will start on the path that will lead to a whimsical reflection later this season. "Gosh," someone will say, "remember how bad we started this year?" The D-backs understand their plight: With the worst record in the major leagues at 4-14, there is little time to waste...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Keith Hernandez ogles busty female fan wrapping mouth around huge hot dog (video)

With the game well in hand and little game-wise to discuss, Keith Hernandez went into full horndogger mode when SNY cameras captured a rather busty woman engorging on a hot dog during Tuesday night’s coverage of the New York Mets-Arizona Diamondbacks game. The Mets were up 9-0 in the 5th inning when a roving camera […] The post Keith Hernandez ogles busty female fan wrapping...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Towers may loose his Powers

Kevin Towers speaks at a Diamondbacks press conference (photo courtesy of bleacherreport.com)   His contract may have been extended to stay beyond 2014, but after a very shaky start to a season in which two key pitchers Patrick Corbin, and David Hernandez were lost due to season ending elbow surgery, (Tommy John Surgery)  it does not bode well for Arizona Diamondbacks general...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
6 days ago  |  1 Comment

Tony Campana loses fly ball among flock of seagulls (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder Tony Campana appeared to lose a fly ball among a flock of seagulls during Thursday night's game against San Francisco.It happened in the bottom of the eighth inning as Giants batter Brandon Crawford hit the ball to center field just as some seagulls were circling over the outfield. Campana anticipated...
Via Holdout Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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