Heath Bell seems to have picked up right where injured closer J.J. Putz left off -- by blowing save opportunities.Bell wrecked a (rare) phenomenal start from Arizona Diamondbacks starter Brandon McCarthy yesterday at Chase Field, in a game the D-backs would lose in 10 innings, settling for a tie in ... More >>
A weekend full of high hopes ended on a low note for the Arizona Diamondbacks, who lost a three-game series to the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park. In a two-steps-forward, one-step-back kind of situation, the D-backs moved within two games of the NL West leaders on Friday, but after losi ... More >>
Three Philadelphia homers and a controversial call against the Diamondbacks led to a 8-5 Arizona loss last night at Chase Field in downtown Phoenix. One of the homers, by the Phillies' Shane Victorino, went 421 feet, which officially is a bomb. It came off lefty reliever Mike Zagurski, who was ... More >>
There's good news about the Diamondbacks vs. Major League Baseball's best team, the Phillies -- Arizona's 3-3 this season against Philadelphia.
The other good news is that while the Diamondbacks were losing 4-1 to the Phillies before and after a more-than-two-hour rain delay in the City of Brothe ... More >>
Doug Davis: Nothing he could do but watch the balls sail out of the park.The Arizona Diamondbacks barely made it out of Philadelphia alive Thursday after enduring a three-day whipping by the defending world champion Phillies. The D-Backs, who had been playing relatively solid baseball since the A ... More >>
Who is this guy and what did he do with Dan Haren on Wednesday night?Diamondbacks starter Dan Haren purchased a first-class trip aboard the Failroad last night as the Philadelphia Phillies whomped Arizona in spectacular fashion during an 8-1 rout in the City of Brotherly Love. The D-Backs a ... More >>
Yusmeiro Petit: Out of nowhere, he pitches a gem against the world champs.Turns out all the Arizona Diamondbacks needed Wednesday night to top the slugging Philadelphia Phillies was Justin Upton's two-run home run in the bottom of the first inning. The D-Backs, who had dropped the first two games ... More >>
Once the Phillies' Ryan Howard blasted his 26th homer of the year in the fourth, this one was done.
Baseball is one of those sports where any team, no matter how good or bad, can beat another on any given day. But when the good exploits the bad, then, well, it's not a pretty thing to watc ... More >>