The Arizona Diamondbacks and Chicago White Sox are reportedly engaged in trade talks centered around infielder Eduardo Escobar, per USA Today’s Bob Nightengale. With the White Sox’s Nick Madrigal undergoing season-ending surgery, Chicago is looking to replace their second baseman. In 70 games this season (295 plate appearances), Escobar is averaging .
Posted: June 21, 2021, 5:23 pm
The irony is that neither Arizona nor Baltimore has the worst road record in its league. That’s of little consolation right now. The Diamondbacks have dropped 23 straight away games, setting a major league record.
Posted: June 21, 2021, 4:50 pm
PHOENIX – Albert Pujols hit a three-run homer and passed Mel Ott for 14th on the career runs list, and the Los Angeles Dodgers extended the Arizona Diamondbacks’ losing streak to 17 games with a 9-8 victory on June 20. Arizona trailed 9-2 before rallying with six runs in the eighth, when Josh Reddick, Christian Walker and Ketel Marte had run-scoring hits. Josh Rojas’ inning-ending groundout against Victor Gonzalez stranded runners at the corners.
Posted: June 21, 2021, 11:50 am
Pujols hammers three-run homer in 9-8 win vs. D-backs
Posted: June 21, 2021, 1:40 am
Corbin Martin laces a single to center field for his first career hit in the bottom of the 5th inning against the Dodgers
Posted: June 20, 2021, 11:04 pm
Eduardo Escobar lines an RBI single to right-center field, getting the D-backs on the board in the bottom of the 4th inning
Posted: June 20, 2021, 9:33 pm
Ex-Diamondback Steven Souza Jr. hit a go-ahead eighth-inning homer and Trevor Bauer pitched seven scoreless innings as the Dodgers won 3-0 at Arizona.
Posted: June 19, 2021, 5:13 am
Jun. 18—Pirates fans should circle the dates of July 19-21. It’s the second series coming out of the All-Star break. That’s when the Pirates (23-44) visit the Arizona Diamondbacks (20-50). So unless Major League Baseball implements ties between now and then, one of those teams is guaranteed to claim a victory. Indeed, theoretically, someone absolutely cannot lose. Before then, however, I …
Posted: June 18, 2021, 6:01 pm
The Arizona Diamondbacks sustained a major league modern-era record 23rd consecutive defeat Thursday afternoon, falling victim to Kevin Gausman’s sharp pitching and Curt Casali’s big offensive day in a 10-3 loss to the San Francisco Giants. The Diamondbacks claimed the record for themselves after they had matched the infamous feats of the 1943 Philadelphia Athletics and 1963 New York Mets on Wednesday night. Gausman (8-1) limited Arizona to two runs and four hits in eight innings.
Posted: June 18, 2021, 7:55 am
The Milwaukee Bucks defeat the Brooklyn Nets, the Arizona Diamondbacks can’t seem to win on the road and the NFL releases its new COVID-19 protocols.
Posted: June 18, 2021, 4:49 am
The Arizona Diamondbacks have broken the MLB record with 23 consecutive road losses. A look at six key numbers that define this road to nowhere.
Posted: June 17, 2021, 11:24 pm
Hours before first pitch, many of the Arizona Diamondbacks were busy working in an outdoor weight room at Oracle Park as others prepared for their pregame fielding drills. Manager Torey Lovullo is searching for answers from his own staff as well as baseball friends everywhere who might offer something that works. Arizona dropped its 22nd straight road game Wednesday night, matching the 1963 Mets and ’43 Philadelphia Athletics for the major league record with a 13-7 loss to the San Francisco Giants.
Posted: June 17, 2021, 5:31 am