MLB News

Gerardo Parra traded to Brewers for two prospects


Gerardo Parra has been sent to Milwaukee for OF Mitch Haniger and LHP Anthony Banda

Brandon McCarthy traded to the Yankees


Two trades in two days! This time Brandon McCarthy has been sent to New York.

Thatcher + Campana traded to Angels for prospects


The LOOGY and the outfielder have been sent to Anaheim for prospects

David Peralta called up. Pollock to 15-day DL


To replace the injured Pollock, AA Outfielder David Peralta has been called up.

D'Backs name La Russa "Chief Baseball Officer"


The Hall of Fame manager has been hired by the Diamondbacks in a front office role.

Less Than Minor: Life in the Pecos League


Starting May 13th a new Fox 1 show documents the independent Pecos League, where players get by on $50 a week on dusty Southwestern baseball diamonds.

Lucas Harrell acquired from Astros


The Diamondbacks have acquired RHP Lucas Harrell from the Houston Astros for either a PTBNL or cash.

Mark Trumbo to DL; Roger Kieschnick called up


As was to probably be expected, Mark Trumbo's stress fracture has lead to a trip to the DL. OF Roger Kieschnick has been called up from Reno to take his place.

Cody Ross Reinstated


The outfielder has been reinstated from the DL. To make room on the roster, LHP Ryan Rowland-Smith was DFA.

2014 wildcard contenders


Do the Diamondbacks have enough to compete for a wild card spot in the NL?


2014 NL West Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers


It's probably significant than no-one on the SnakePit staff wanted to write this preview.

Top 10 Prospects in the NL West: Preseason edition


The preseason edition looks at the top 10 prospects in the NL West. How many Dbacks are on this list?

More thoughts on pitchers and the pace of the game


I wanted to follow up with some broader nuggets of data regarding time between pitches, after yesterday's discovery that J.J. Putz was the team slow-poke.

First Sports Book Over-Unders for 2014 MLB season


Reno is not just home to our Triple-A affiliate, it's also home to the first sports book to release the over-under bets for the 2014 season, at the Atlantic Casino. Take a wild stab as to where...


NL West Off-Season Roundup: Second Baseman Ranking

Today in the NL West roundup, we will look at the very small amount of moves made by division teams, top prospects who could make the 2014 roster, and a very close battle for top 2nd baseman in the...

No Tanaka for Diamondbacks: Yankees win


But... But... But we had a Japanese Friendship Garden! Seems that just wasn't enough, with reports this morning that Masahiro Tanaka will be a Yankee, the Evil Empire 1.0 having snared the Japanese...

2013 Standings: Projections vs. Reality


How did the projected standings for 2013 stack up against the actual results?


NL West Off-season roundup: Payday in LA!

It's time to see what moves we and our NL West rivals made in Arbitration Week.

Expanded instant replay will start in Australia


Big news out of the owners' meetings in Paradise Valley, as they announced all parties have signed off on the introduction of expanded instant replay for 2014. The Diamondbacks' series against the...

SnakeBytes: Your weekly Tanakamania update


Exactly eight days left - the deadline is Friday afternoon - so quite possibly, the next update in this saga could be the final announcement of who has won Masahiro Tanaka's heart. It's just like...

Kershaw not leaving the Dodgers anytime soon


Our hopes that Kershaw could be pitching for the Yankees in 2015 appear to have been cruelly dashed with the news that he has apparently signed a seven-year extension with the Dodgers, worth $215...

Bradley named top RHP prospect in baseball

29 are working toward their new list of sport-wide top 100 prospects, which will be announced on the 23rd. They're warming up with the top ten at each position and started with their list of...


NL West Off-season Roundup

It's time to see what our NL West rivals have done so far since the end of the 2013 season. Have the D-backs made enough moves to compete?

Cooperstown 2014: Maddux, Glavine, Thomas elected


After not electing anyone last year, the BBWAA somewhat made up for lost time, by adding three new names in the class of 2014.

My 2014 Hall of Fame ballot


I have no interest in joining the BBWAA, least of all for their Hall of Fame balloting. But it's still fun to consider who you might vote for, and that's what the SnakePit did yesterday.

Inaugural Diamondback, Jeff Suppan, retires


A final tie with our debut season has been severed, after Jeff Suppan, the last member of the inaugural Diamondbacks roster to play in the major leagues, formally announced his retirement.

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