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D-backs drop third straight series of season with loss to Rockies - Tyler Chatwood pitched two-hit ball into the eighth inning before exiting after deflecting a comebacker with his pitching hand, Mark Reynolds homered for a third straight game and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 on Sunday.

D-backs announcers freak out over lightning strike during weather delay in Colorado - As seen in the video above, the Colorado grounds crew attempted to bring the tarp on in the bottom of the eighth inning when a major lightning strike hit nearby, causing reactions out of the D-backs play-by-play team and the crowd.

Diamondbacks' Zack Godley tabbed to start Wednesday vs. Tigers - Right-hander Zack Godley will get the ball on Wednesday against the Detroit Tigers at Chase Field, the second time he’s been given a chance to start since right-hander Shelby Miller went down with elbow problems.

Arizona Diamondbacks - PlayerWatch

MLB free agent market for righty Doug Fister is reportedly starting to heat up - According to Chris Cotillo of SB Nation, five clubs had scouts in attendance to watch Fister throw in California last week. The five teams: Angels, Blue Jays, Diamondbacks, Giants, and Mets. In unclear whether Fister is close to a deal with any of those teams.

D-backs Farm Rumblings: Ketel Marte making case for a call-up - When the Arizona Diamondbacks acquired pitcher Taijuan Walker in the Jean Segura trade from Seattle last November, they also acquired shortstop Ketel Marte in the deal.