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Diamondbacks Opinion & Analysis

Which Relief Pitcher is Worth Acquiring via Trade? 

Four previously considered acquisition candidates were compared by looking at strikes and balls in play.

Who is Cole Sulser?

We try to go a bit beyond the numbers of our latest 40-man roster addition.

Rule 5 draft eligible players in 2022

Less possible roster crunch than last year, but who should we protect and ... is there someone we can target?

My View on Improving the Diamondbacks

My priority would be improve pitching to average. Young batters will improve largely due to the ban on shifts. The balanced schedule will add wins.

A look back at the decisions made in 2021 about the Rule 5 draft eligible players

In this first article, we take a look back at the players that were protected and left unprotected before the Rule 5 draft in 2021, a draft that never took place.

Kyle Backhus

Is he a diamond in the rough?

Who is Tyler Zuber?

He is a baseball card collector, which is probably one of the reasons why the Diamondbacks took him on.

Off-season Stuff: Shintaro Fujinami and Kodai Senga

A NPB posting and free agent from Japan.

Danny Jansen

Will the Diamondbacks acquire him?

Matt Strahm

Will the Diamondbacks acquire him?

Off-season stuff: Relievers in Free Agency.

Ranked from highest velocity to lower velocity.

Diamondbacks Were Amazing After All-Star Break

Except for lacking a breakout season by David Peralta, everything happened that I wanted to see!

Arm Strength of Diamondback Fielders

They have above average arm strength in positions where it matters, such as third base and right field. In addition, they have above average arm strength at second base and left field.

Series Preview #50: Diamondbacks @ Giants

Time to overtake the Giants.

Reyes Moronta

Pitching better than league average, he is a valuable addition to the Diamondback bullpen. Perhaps next season he could be a closer.

Series Preview #49: Diamondbacks at Astros

Can this team earn win 72 against two aces and a team already bound for a first-round postseason bye?

Series Preview # 48 : Diamondbacks vs Giants

The Diamondbacks will soon reach 72 wins this season.

An Alternative to Pitcher-of-Record Wins & Losses

The Diamondback starters’ performances were very much improved this season through 15 September compared to last season.

Who Should Play Third Base for the Diamondbacks?

Based on results in August and September, my choice is a platoon of Emmanuel Rivera and Sergio Alcantara

Series Preview #45: Dodgers at Diamondbacks

"The Fear Of Loss Is A Path To The Dark Side."

Arizona Diamondbacks 10, Colorado Rockies 13: Clown Field. Clown Game.

Decided to wing it and not take notes on tonight’s game. Mistakes were made.

Closer By Committee in August

The impact of closing by committee was likely positive.

Arizona Diamondbacks 2, Milwaukee Brewers 1: Make Some Noise

Last night it was a shutout. Tonight it was a one run win. In this homestand, the Arizona Diamondbacks are getting it done every which way.

Diamondbacks Build Innings

Four insights are revealed.

Arizona Diamondbacks 3, Chicago White Sox 2: Windy City Sweep

Arizona wins a pitcher’s duel for the series finale to secure a sweep.

Diamondbacks Series Preview # 40 : Diamondbacks @ White Sox

The Diamondbacks are stretching to reach 72 wins this season.

Diamondbacks’ Catchers Update

Five catchers played this season; more will be ready soon.

Arizona Diamondbacks 1, St. Louis Cardinals 5: Fly Like a Cardinal

Paul Goldschmidt continued to make his case for MVP by reaching base four times and hitting his 30th home run tonight. Meanwhile, the Arizona offense was unable to support Tommy Henry’s stellar start.

August Players Provide Glimpses of Next Season’s Diamondbacks

Young position players were best in the Majors in baserunning. They trended towards excellence in defense and scoring runs.

Arizona Diamondbacks 6, Colorado Rockies 0: Gimme a Hell Yeah

"By gah, it’s Keegan Thompson!" *extreme Jim Ross voice