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 >>
The best sluggers in Major League Baseball will gather tonight at Chase Field for the Home Run Derby portion of this year's MLB All-Star Game.Representing the National League will be Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Prince Fielder, who is coming into the contest with 22 home runs so far this seaso ... More >>
If a Hall of Fame election is held and the Republic doesn't cover it, do the players get their plaques?You might not know it, but the Arizona Diamondbacks will soon have their first Hall of Famer.
No, not Randy Johnson. He isn't eligible for election yet. It's not Cur ... More >>
nydailynews.comDon MattinglyDon Mattingly is finally getting his chance to manage a baseball team, although the major leagues are still a step away.
The Dodgers' bench coach will manage the Phoenix Desert Dogs in the Arizona Fall League, a hopeful step in the right direction for Mattingly.
Mat ... More >>
Chris YoungWhen the State Farm Home Run Derby kicks off tonight, there will be five first-timers in Anaheim.
One of them is D-Backs centerfielder Chris Young, who is making his first All-Star appearance.
Surprisingly, Young isn't even the long ball leader on his o ... More >>
Chris Young: Seven RBI this weekend.Despite a rough 12-4 blowout on Sunday against the Toronto Blue Jays, the Arizona Diamondbacks wrapped up their most impressive week of the 2010 season, winning two of the three against the slugging Jays and five out of their past seven. And what do you know? T ... More >>
Conor Jackson scored the game-winning run by stealing home in the eighth inning of last night's win.Ready for a shocker: The Arizona Diamondbacks often-pitiful bullpen actually played decent in the D-Backs 8-7 win over the San Francisco Giants last night.
The D-Backs start ... More >>
We get many a blurb here at Alt-Weekly Central, many of which we pass along to the proper authorities (ie: our Night & Day editor) and some of which we dump in the circular file (or push the delete button on our computer).
One that came in earlier today caught our eye, e ... More >>
Max Scherzer showed off his Pirate-killing skills in yesterday's 9-0 blowout.
Max Scherzer might as well start calling himself Jack Sparrow, since the Diamondbacks pitcher was cutting down Pirates left and right during yesterday's 9-0 shutout over Pittsburgh at Chase Field. Instead of using ye ... More >>
Ace high: The Royals' Zack Greinke is third in the bigs in ERA.Unlike football (Arizona Cardinals) and basketball (Orlando Magic), Major League Baseball is stingy with its surprises. Sure, the perennial-doormat Tampa Bay Rays made it to the promised land last year, but that was the rare except ... More >>