Various Native American groups are banding together to protest games involving Washington's NFL team, starting with this weekend's game against the Arizona Cardinals in Glendale. The groups are imploring the team to adopt a new name "that does not disparage Native Americans."
The Arizona Diamondbacks lost all three games in a series against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field last weekend. With the starting pitchers struggling defensively and a dismal offensive performance, the D'backs managed to put up a mere three runs the entire series. Fresh off the All-Star break the ... More >>
www.seth.com"Charlie Hustle" in action.Big ups to Toronto Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista -- for showing a little class in a game that means almost nothing.Lest we forget, that's more than we can say about baseball's No. 1 reject, Pete Rose.In the top of the fourth inning during tonight's M ... More >>
scottsdalearizonanews.comProfessional athletes beware. Scottsdale doesn't mess around when it comes to DUIs.With news of former Diamondbacks first baseman Mark Grace getting arrested for DUI in Scottsdale making headlines yesterday, he now joins the ranks of several prominent sports stars who get ... More >>
www.nbcsports.comUmpire Jim Joyce makes amends with current-D-Backs pitcher Armando Galarraga after ruining his perfect game last season.Major League Baseball umpire Jim Joyce, by all accounts, is a phenomenal umpire. However, he made one of the worst calls in baseball history, which cost then-De ... More >>
Seattle Times Branyan can swing the bat -- which should be good enough for the Diamondbacks."Defense" will be a "key" factor in determining who will play first base for the Arizona Diamondbacks this season, which means the Diamondbacks are asking the wrong question of their candidates. Th ... More >>
APEdwin Jackson: Four earned runs in no-decision Tuesday.After looking terrible in the first month and a half of the season, Edwin Jackson had put together four of five strong starts. That all came to a crashing halt Tuesday night as Jackson reverted to his old ways against the Atlanta Braves in ... More >>
www.mlb.com D-Backs pitcher Dan Haren gave up three home runs in a row in today's loss to the Colorado Rockies.The Arizona Diamondbacks typically rely on the bullpen when it comes to blowing winnable games but, this afternoon, the D-Backs starter took the honor of letting a close game slip ... More >>
Here is your guide to today's spring training games, as well as a look at some of yesterday's games that most Valley baseball fans actually care about (sorry, Royals fans, there's nothin' here for you unless your boys happen to play against the Diamondbacks, the Dodgers, or the Cubs):Ar ... More >>
A young Jack Rose, years before he put together the deal for the Goodyear Ballpark.Jack Rose, the man who put together the deal to bring the Cleveland Indians and Cincinnati Reds to Goodyear for spring training, only to be driven from the project under a cloud of suspicion, has been charged ... More >>
Here is your guide to today's spring training games, as well as a look at some of yesterday's games that most Valley baseball fans actually care about (sorry, Royals fans, there's nothin' here for you unless your boys in blue happen to play against the Dodgers, the Cubs, or the Diamondbacks):If a ... More >>
www.allaroundphilly.com Mariners pitcher Cliff Lee, seen here while still with the Cleveland Indians.Seattle Mariners pitcher Cliff Lee is a punk.In the third inning of today's spring training game with Arizona Diamondbacks, Lee threw two pitches at the head of D-backs catcher Chris Snyder ... More >>
The only thing the sports media love more than a good feud is a half-assed gesture to end it under meaningless circumstances. So it was that Kobe and Shaq were forced to awkwardly hoist a trophy together at the 2009 NBA All-Star game, just as they did back when they were three-time champions togethe ... More >>
By Sarah Fenske For anyone who's been watching the collapse of Jack Rose's West Valley empire, here's an interesting piece of news: The notorious entrepreneur has resigned from the bank he helped to charter. Candace Wiest, the president/CEO of West Valley National Bank, confirmed in a phone call t ... More >>
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Jett goes bisexual finally, and Kreme's poppin' collars at SMoCA Nights' Epic extravaganza.
From the week of March 4, 1999
Tom McGovern and Janet Napolitano are running close in a cordial race for attorney general. But somebody has to win.
The laid-back intensity of the Diamondbacks' $10 million man
Boogie monarch John Lee Hooker is still in the mood for the blues
Lifestyles of the rich and famous (of miniature golf)
RUDY USED TO BE A RED ARMY PARATROOPER NOW HE AND HIS COMRADES ARE MAKING BASEBALL HISTORY IN MESA.