Do Diamondback Batters Approach Each Inning Differently?
The second inning approach might be different than the others.
The pilk man is now a Diamondback.
Thwarting Stolen Bases
Which team has supernatural talent in preventing stolen bases?
How Teams Made Their Active Rosters
Teams have different styles to make their active rosters.
Plate Appearances With Runner(s) on Base
With one out and runner(s) on base the Diamondbacks were at their best. Next season their results will likely improve.
A Perspective of Diamondbacks’ Saves in Relief
An improved bullpen will dramatically increase saves. The closer will likely be a platoon of Mark Melancon and one of the newly acquired relievers.
A Perspective on Sustainability of the Diamondbacks
Although full sustainability is not yet achieved, sustainability was increased in five ways.
Who Will Be Next Season’s Unsung Hero for the Diamondbacks?
It’s very much unpredictable. That didn’t stop me from identifying the most promising players.
A Perspective of Diamondbacks’ Rebuilt Offense
Despite the trade, Diamondbacks will likely win more games.
A Perspective of the Diamondbacks’ Rebuilt Bullpen
If the season started now, who would pitch in the bullpen based on strikeouts, whiffs, and balls in play.
Instant Replay Challenges by Diamondbacks
They ranked high in the NL West. When they challenged close calls at first base, hit by pitch, and tag plays, their success rate was higher than average in the Majors.
Who Will Play Shortstop for the Diamondbacks?
Returning are Nick Ahmed & Geraldo Perdomo. Possible promotions are Blaze Alexander & Jordan Lawlar.
Which Relief Pitcher is Worth Acquiring via Trade?
Four previously considered acquisition candidates were compared by looking at strikes and balls in play.
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.
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.