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Yesterday, the thiccness was TWO real.

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Yesterday’s game: Diamondbacks 11, White Sox 2.

Diamondbacks News:

Alex Avila homers twice in win against White Sox.

Lovullo said of Avila. “He’s at a very good spot. I know he’s worked very hard this spring. Alex had a very good day and he deserved it.”

Yoan Lopez gunning for opening day roster.

“I’ve been working hard and I’ll keep working hard because my goal is to be on the 25-man roster for Opening Day. That’s my goal and I’ll keep working hard at it.” Lopez said.

“I think that he is getting information that will help him become an elite pitcher on this staff,” Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo said of Lopez. “Look, major-league hitters can get wood on a bullet; you can’t throw it hard enough for some guys,” (cough Bradley...cough....cough...), and “There’s some secondary stuff that I felt like he needed to clean up … and it’s coming along. It’s credit to him for being coachable.”

Taijuan Walker throws 20 pitches from mound.

Walker is hitting all his marks in the recovery schedule that the D-backs projected for him.

Could playing DEEPER help Adam Jones thrive in center field?

I don’t know bro, could it? Could you loan me $10 so I can pay to read this article?

The story behind the Diamondback’s outrageous 18 inch hot dogs.

These massive hot dogs come with a home depot bucket of toppings and cost $30.00. The Diamondbacks’ executive chef Stephen Tilder explains in this article why he wants to destroy our insides.


Will you try one of the new 18 inch hot dogs at Chase Field this season?

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Angels vs. Diamondbacks today 1:10 p.m. at SRF

Around Baseball:

MLB moves up AZ Fall League Schedule for 2019.

Beginning in 2019, the Arizona Fall League’s schedule will now start in mid-September, with the season launching on Tuesday, Sept. 17 and ending on Saturday, Oct. 26. Additionally, the annual Fall Stars Game will be held on Saturday, Oct. 12 while the AFL Championship Game will be scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 27

MLB.TV joins lineup on Amazon’s Prime channels.

Just another way to catch a game, bros. This is good for me and my household.

Managers pay tribute to Bruce Bochy as he enters his final season.

“He’s going to exploit you any way possible,” the Diamondbacks manager said. “He’s not going to do it by just jabbing you. He’s going to try to punch you, and knock you out. So by the end of the day, you’re exhausted.” I would say nice things about Bochy too, for fear that he would head-butt me with that massive globe he calls a skull.

Haper on Trout’s big-daddy-deal.

” .....once I knew Trout was going to sign, it’s inevitable. He was going to be the highest-paid player in the game in all of sports.”

Off Topic Snake News:

45 rattle snakes removed from under Texas home.