Craig Counsell

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2013

    12 Years Ago Today: The Greatest Moment in Phoenix Sports History

    It's been a dozen years since the greatest moment in Phoenix sports history.Twelve years ago today, in a tie game in the bottom of the ninth inning in Game Seven of the World Series, Luis Gonzalez poked a Texas-Leaguer just over the infield dirt, off Yankees closer Mariano Rivera, scoring Jay Bell f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2011

    Arizona D-Backs Kegged By Milwaukee Brewers At Chase Last Night

    One thing for certain: If Milwaukee Brewers' outfielder Ryan Braun played in a larger media market, say New York City, he would be one of baseball's biggest superstars.Maybe things will be better tonight for the home boys​Braun hit one of Milwaukee's five home runs last night as the visitors from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2011

    Arizona Diamondbacks: Our Top-10 All-Time Favorites -- and Why

    As baseball fans from around the nation and, indeed, the world, trickle into the Valley of the Sauna for the All-Star festivities, we thought this would be a fine time to shout out a few lists. Jennie Finch could really bring it!​ We've literally been on hand since the first pitch (by righ ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 8, 2010
  • Blogs

    November 5, 2009

    How the Hell Did the Arizona D-Backs Beat Mariano Rivera?

    The greatest moment in the Valley's sports history happened eight years ago last night in downtown Phoenix, when the Arizona Diamondbacks scored two runs in the bottom of the ninth of the ultimate game of the World Series to upset the mighty New York Yankees. ​Memories of the remarkable eve ... More >>

  • News

    June 8, 2006

    Tough Coach

    Another winning season ends for Pat Murphy and his baseball team. Now, it's ASU management's turn at bat

  • Music

    July 7, 2005

    Keep It in Play

    The humble iPod strikes a chord with Matt Kata and his D-Backs brethren

  • Calendar

    March 31, 2005

    Come 'Backs

    Poisonous vipers face small, fuzzy bears

  • Best of Phoenix

    September 26, 2002

    Best Professional Athlete

    Craig Counsell
    Infielder, Arizona Diamondbacks

  • News

    November 8, 2001

    Rookie of the Year

    Hunches almost sunk Bob Brenly. But in the end, they defined his legacy.

  • News

    November 8, 2001

    Fan Fare

    A city of people from somewhere else finds a new sense of identity

  • News

    November 1, 2001

    News From Left Field

    In which we bunt a few out of the park

  • News

    August 17, 2000