Posts tagged Arizona Diamondbacks

MARLINS SHIP BELL TO D’BACKS IN 3-TEAM DEAL

MARLINS SHIP BELL TO D’BACKS IN 3-TEAM DEAL

The Marlins sent unhappy reliever Heath Bell to Arizona in a 3-way trade that includes the Oakland A’s. FLORIDA GETS – INF Yordy Cabrera (minors) DIAMONDBACKS GET – Heath Bell, Cliff Pennington A’S GET – Chris Young and cash from Arizona Also, the Diamondbacks picked up the 2013 option on closer J.J. Putz today. The […]

2012 DEADLINE: WEEKEND ROUNDUP

2012 DEADLINE: WEEKEND ROUNDUP

No huge moves took place over the weekend. Lots of talk involving big names as the July 31st Non-Waiver Trade Deadline approached, but the biggest names to move were LHP Francisco Liriano and INF Marco Scutaro. WHITE SOX GET LIRIANO – Chicago landed a left-handed arm in Liriano in exchange for two youngsters, INF Eduardo Escobar […]

2012 DEADLINE: DODGERS ACQUIRE HANLEY RAMIREZ

2012 DEADLINE: DODGERS ACQUIRE HANLEY RAMIREZ

Tuesday was another busy day as the final week before the 2012 Non-Waiver Trade Deadline began. The Braves continued to wait on a Ryan Dempster trade that was being held up by Dempster’s approval as part of his 10-and-5 rights. Dempster reportedly wanted to be traded to the Dodgers, but LA made another move, acquiring […]

WATCH LIST: CHRIS OWINGS

WATCH LIST: CHRIS OWINGS

CHRIS OWINGS – SS PARENT CLUB – ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS DRAFTED – Arizona 2009, Supplemental pick, 41st overall CURRENT ASSIGNMENT – Arizona Diamondbacks NOTES: Arizona Diamondbacks #3 prospect (Baseball America) Chris Owings entered the 2014 season at the age of 22 and has risen from Rookie League Missoula in 2009 to the Diamondbacks’ Opening Day roster. After […]

2011 #3 PICK BAUER CALLED UP, STARTS THURSDAY

2011 #3 PICK BAUER CALLED UP, STARTS THURSDAY

RHP Trevor Bauer, the third overall pick of the 2011 First-Year Player Draft, will make his MLB debut in a start Thursday for the Arizona Diamondbacks. The 2011 Golden Spikes Award winner has risen quickly through the minor leagues while posting dominant numbers at three different levels in less than one calendar year. Recently promoted to […]

D-BACKS PROMOTE SS OWINGS TO AA

D-BACKS PROMOTE SS OWINGS TO AA

SS Chris Owings, the 41st overall pick in 2009 for the Arizona Diamondbacks, came back to hi-A Visalia to start the 2012 season and had an impressive first half that earned him a promotion to AA Mobile this week. The Diamondbacks had two first-round picks and three supplemental first-rounders in 2009 when they selected Owings out of high school […]

D-BACKS PROMOTE BAUER TO AAA

D-BACKS PROMOTE BAUER TO AAA

RHP Trevor Bauer, the third overall selection in last June’s draft, has quickly risen to the top of the minor leagues with his promotion to AAA on Thursday. After a solid spring in the Diamondbacks’ big league camp, Bauer has been dominant in eight starts with AA Mobile of the Southern League. After a stellar […]

MINORS: KELLY VS. PARKER IN TUCSON

MINORS: KELLY VS. PARKER IN TUCSON

A pair of highly regarded pitching prospects faced each other tonight as the AAA Tuscon Padres hosted the Sacramento River Cats and both were impressive. RHP Jarrod Parker, the top overall prospect in the Oakland A’s organization (BA)  toed the rubber for Sacramento and went 6 innings, allowing 2 runs (1 ER) with a walk and 6 […]

LINCECUM STRUGGLES AS GIANTS LOSE OPENER

LINCECUM STRUGGLES AS GIANTS LOSE OPENER

Is there something wrong with The Freak? The Giants’ offense gave Tim Lincecum a few runs of support but the two-time Cy Young award winner had already spotted the Diamondbacks three first-inning runs. The final result was a 5-4 win for the defending NL west champs over the Giants. Lincecum was anything but sharp. Not only […]

TERMS AND RULES: SUPER-TWO’s

TERMS AND RULES: SUPER-TWO’s

Major league players reach free agency after six seasons, giving them freedom to test their value on the open market. During that six-year period, the arbitration process kicks in, giving players a chance to “put in for a raise” for the next season. For the majority of players, they are arbitration-eligible after three years. A select group of […]

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