| Apr 17, 2015
| 8:56 AM
Arizona second baseman Aaron Hill spent most of the game diving around on the infield dirt at AT&T Park. He ended it with a rare hit off Giants closer Sergio Romo that likely saved teammate Josh Collmenter's spot in the Diamondbacks' rotation.
Hill hit a...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 11:05 PM
PHOENIX — As Adrian Gonzalez's home-run streak came to an end Friday night, Brett Anderson had reason to believe he was starting a run of his own.
In what Anderson envisioned as the first of 30 or more starts this season, he received a no-decision...
| Apr 8, 2015
PHOENIX Ryan Vogelsong, the San Francisco Giants' sudden No. 2 starter, pitched through constant traffic. On another night, he might have emerged with just a door ding or two.
But David Peralta hit a three-run home run in the third inning. Jake Lamb...
| Apr 7, 2015
PHOENIX Madison Bumgarner rubbed up one baseball after another, shrinking them down to the size of eggs in his meaty hands. He stepped on the rubber with that doleful look of his and kept busting those mule-kicking cutters on the hands of opposing...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 9:35 PM
Diamondbacks 5, Cubs 1
Spring record: 15-16-1
The summary: Before a spare crowd at Chase Field, many of the Cubs played their final exhibition game before returning to Chicago on Saturday. Manager Joe Maddon tinkered with a lineup that featured Jorge...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 12:43 PM
Come on, D-backs, let’s play nice.
The Dodgers will play the Diamondbacks at Camelback Ranch today, and let’s all just try to get along, shall we? No more overreaction to every inside pitch. No more bully pulpit proclamations of perceived...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 6:10 PM
AT THE PLATE: Mike Trout singled twice and walked and is now batting .477 (21 for 44) with three homers, two triples, two doubles, 13 runs batted in and 15 runs. Roberto Baldoquin, the 20-year-old Cuban infielder who signed for $8 million in January, made...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 9:37 PM
Bad command or bad blood?
Whatever the case, a series of hit batters resulted in four ejections Monday in the Dodgers’ 7-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Dodgers utility man Justin Turner was struck twice.
“You don’t ever...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 4:46 PM
The Angels' minor league system looked barren even before last July's trades that sent five of their top 10 prospects to San Diego and Arizona for closer Huston Street and reliever Joe Thatcher.
The loss of first-round picks in 2012 and 2013 — a...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 4:36 PM
A pair of left-handed pitchers, starter Hector Santiago and reliever Cesar Ramos, agreed to terms on 2015 contracts with the Angels on Thursday, avoiding arbitration.
Backup catcher Drew Butera, acquired in a December trade from the Dodgers, signed...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 11:14 PM
American LeagueCentral Division
White Sox: Additions of Jeff Samardzija, David Robertson and Adam LaRoche should make Sox instant contenders if defense holds up.
Indians: Quiet so far, but adding Brandon Moss is an upgrade. Now if the Tribe can only...