Tweet of the Week
Speaking of the eclipse...
You could ask the sun yourself, but I heard he blocked you too. pic.twitter.com/8DVcLD9EJt— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) August 21, 2017
After we lost Jeff Mathis to ANOTHER injury, I asked Twitter, “Did our team bus run over a gypsy woman’s hand or something?” There were a couple of amusing replies:
The more likely scenario is that a dodgers fan with a sick sense of humor got ahold of a Monkey's Paw.— Diamondbacks Uniform (@DbacksUnis) August 22, 2017
We didn't carry Madame Zerroni up the mountain and we've been cursed for all eternity— Tanner (@the_tanner21) August 23, 2017
[Tweet-tip: Semi-obscurist film references will always stand a good chance of getting noticed by the judging panel]
The Games in Diamondbacks Tweets
Diamondbacks 3, Twins 10
Buxton HR trot: 13.85 seconds— Daren Willman (@darenw) August 19, 2017
Sano HR trot: 27.73 seconds
If I'm not mistaken, De La Rosa has an era around 80.00 with runners on base and a tie game or Dbacks losing #GuessingButPrettySure— Mike Billar (@Billando) August 19, 2017
Diamondbacks 0, Twins 5
Maybe now that football season is back & no will pay attention to the Dbacks anymore theyll start winning again like in April.— Antonio Esquivel (@HoneyBucketHero) August 20, 2017
Diamondbacks 5, Twins 12
#Dbacks infielder Daniel Descalso has now retired all 6 batters he's faced this year.— Steve Gilbert (@SteveGilbertMLB) August 20, 2017
Diamondbacks 3, Mets 2
A loss feels inevitable tonight— Michael McDermott (@MichaelMcD8393) August 22, 2017
Turn it red, fol... Oh, hang on - that doesn’t work here.
The @Dbacks are 1-0 in games that occur the day the sun disappears so we got that going for us.— Jeff Summers (@azjazzyj) August 22, 2017
Diamondbacks 7, Mets 4
DBacks go up 3-0 in the top of the first. Mets fan two seats over gets up, says "I know how this story ends." and leaves the game.— Danny Bandana (@doctor_perk) August 22, 2017
Someone ask Trump what his thoughts are on the Dbacks bullpen— Richard (@dayngls) August 23, 2017
For amusement, have some Trump quotes which could certainly apply to the bullpen...
- Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
- Everything in life is luck.
- Sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
- It's always good to be underestimated.
Diamondbacks 2, Mets 4
Should we start a gofundme for Jake Barrett's flight to Reno? #Dbacks— = AJ = (@heyandrewjoel) August 24, 2017
Diamondbacks 3, Mets 2
Robbie Ray Is No Randy Johnson. pic.twitter.com/sH9RHaoPZx— Rob Friedman (@PitchingNinja) August 24, 2017
#NoNoNoNoNoYes. Let’s end on a positive note.
I complain about them a lot but the DBacks have won more games by August 24, 2017 than they did in all of 2016. So that's cool.— Scott Howard (@ScottHoward42) August 24, 2017