Mariano Rivera

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    October 27, 2014

    10 Things You Never Thought You'd See in Arizona

    Arizona can be unpredictable sometimes. From legal gay marriage to a Phoenix snow day, here are 10 things you never thought you'd see in Arizona:

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    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 >>

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    April 18, 2013

    Arizona Diamondbacks Drop Second Straight to New York Yankees

    Arizona Diamondbacks left-handed starting pitcher Wade Miley had the New York Yankees hitters fooled for six innings Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium. In the seventh, it all fell apart for Miley, and the D-backs' 3-0 lead quickly evaporated before eventually losing 4-3, their second-straight loss i ... More >>

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    September 6, 2012

    The Best Metal Songs for Football

    Hang on guys, here's something you won't believe: Phil Anselmo of Pantera/Down is mad about something. But it's not the sort of thing we're used to him being mad about. As you're no doubt aware, with the weather beginning to act like it might cool down, college campuses swelling with textbook-toti ... More >>

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    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 >>

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    October 15, 2010

    The National at Marquee Theatre Last Night

    Luke HolwerdaThe National live at Marquee Theatre in Tempe.​The NationalOctober 14, 2010Marquee Theatre in TempeThe National's singer, Matt Berninger, has a reputation for performing drunk. It hasn't been a huge problem -- never leading to a canceled tour or even ruining a high-profile show as far ... More >>

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    May 20, 2010

    Arizona Diamondbacks Sign Reliever With 5.67 ERA Over Last Two Seasons. He Oughta Fit in Nicely

    www.homeruncards.comLuis Ayala​The Arizona Diamondbacks currently have the worst bullpen in all of Major League Baseball and it's likely the team's latest addition won't do much to help that.The D-backs signed reliever Luis Ayala to a minor-league contract today, which is the team's latest move in ... More >>

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    April 5, 2010

    John McCain Gets Endorsed by Former Arizona Diamondbacks Outfielder Luis Gonzalez Arizona Diamondbacks slugger Luis Gonzalez​In celebration of the beginning of baseball season, Senator John McCain announced today that he has the support of former Arizona Diamondbacks slugger Luis Gonzalez in his bid to fend off J.D. Hayworth, his Republican U ... More >>

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    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

    November 8, 2001

    Rookie of the Year

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

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    November 8, 2001

    Fan Fare

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