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 >>
Joe Ricketts -- whose family owns the Chicago Cubs -- is completely appalled at the government's frivolous waste of your hard-earned tax dollars.
But, Ricketts' conviction to ending wasteful spending doesn't extend to his own billionaire family suckling on the government teat.
Yeah, we're calling ... More >>
Yahoo! SportsUgly outs are still outs.The Arizona Diamondbacks avoided getting swept by the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field yesterday, beating the Valley's most popular team 6-4.
Manager Kirk Gibson threw out his fifth different lineup of the season, taking Chris Young out of the middle of the ... More >>
Yahoo! SportsKirk Gibson saw a lot to be proud of this weekend. We'll see how long the good play lasts.Baseball is a funny game.
The Arizona Diamondbacks got to Colorado Rockies ace Ubaldo Jimenez and beat the Rockies in extra innings on Opening Day Friday, 7-6, then lost a pitcher's duel be ... More >>
Alfonso Soriano owned Arizona pitching, which really isn't that hard to do.
This is getting silly.
The Arizona Diamondbacks screwed the pooch over the weekend to the tune of three losses to the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. After taking the first of four games on Thursday, AZ couldn't hang wi ... More >>
Chris Young: 5 RBI against the Rockies.
The Diamondbacks blew a six-run first inning -- and won? Strange but true. Well, not really so strange considering that the back end of the D-Backs' rotation is pretty weak and the bullpen isn't much better. Thank goodness, this year's team knows how ... More >>
Just maybe, the furor over Arizona's over-the-top illegal immigration bill, SB 1070, has had an unintended positive effect on our local major-league baseball team.
The D-Backs scored in double digits for the second straight game today, crunching the Chicago Cubs 13-5 in an aftern ... More >>
It's coming down to the wire and Chicago Cubs President Crane Kenney says a decision on whether the team will keep its spring training facilities in Mesa or move it to Naples, Florida, will be made "in the very near future.Kenney met with lawyers and Mesa city officials this morning to discuss tw ... More >>
www.dbacks.comYusmeiro Petit allowed seven runs over three and one-third innings in last night's drubbing by the Cubs.
Turnabout, as they say, is fair play.
A mere 24 hours after routing the Chicago Cubs, 7-2, on Monday, the Arizona Diamondbacks got a taste of their own medicine last night in the ... More >>