Diamondbacks snap 6-game skid with 1-0 win over Reds
PHOENIX (AP) — Nick Ahmed smacked the ball down the left-field line and was running hard from the moment he left the batter's box. When Cincinnati's Josh VanMeter slightly misplayed the ball in...
Dbacks rookie Gallen loses no-hit bid in 7th on Machado 1B
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks rookie Zac Gallen lost his no-hit bid with one out in the seventh inning on a clean single by the San Diego Padres' Manny Machado.
Dyson’s defense helps Diamondbacks hold off Giants, 6-4
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Not long after his leaping catch at the wall, Jarrod Dyson used a little pre-planning to put himself in perfect position to make a second spectacular play.
Dyson hits leadoff homer, Dbacks power past Rockies 9-3
DENVER (AP) — The usually sure-footed Arizona Diamondbacks made a couple of uncharacteristic base-running mistakes.
It didn't matter. They found an easy way to around them — the long...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright made the most of a couple of extra days of rest.
Paul Goldschmidt homered, Wainwright pitched seven scoreless innings, and the St. Louis Cardinals held on to...
Escobar, Dyson power Diamondbacks past Dodgers , 8-2
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks figured the best approach against a pitcher in his major league debut was to come out aggressive, a plan that worked right away.
Arizona Diamondbacks (37-34, third in the NL West) vs. Washington Nationals (32-37, fourth in the NL East)
Arizona Diamondbacks (37-33, third in the NL West) vs. Washington Nationals (31-37, fourth in the NL East)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Zack Greinke doesn't think much about no-hitters.
He was in the minority Thursday night when he took a bid into the seventh inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks cruised to a...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks got to play Home Run Derby in Philly.
The Diamondbacks hit three straight home runs to open the game and finished with a team-record eight in a...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks got to play Home Run Derby in Philly.
The Diamondbacks hit three straight home runs to open the game against Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jerad...
TORONTO (AP) — Zack Greinke got an extra day off after being slowed by a stiff neck in his last start. It paid off as he came out strong against the struggling Toronto Blue Jays.
PHOENIX (AP) — Extra-inning heroics, a favorable bounce and six innings of scoreless relief helped the Arizona Diamondbacks cool off the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Arizona Diamondbacks (28-26, second in the NL West) vs. Colorado Rockies (25-27, fourth in the NL West)
Arizona Diamondbacks (25-23, second in the NL West) vs. San Diego Padres (24-24, third in the NL West)
Arizona visits Colorado in division play
Arizona Diamondbacks (18-13, second in the NL West) vs. Colorado Rockies (15-17, fourth in the NL West)
Denver; Friday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Diamondbacks: Robbie Ray (1-1,...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jarrod Dyson watched the ball hit the dirt and bolted for home, an impressive read by the veteran speedster.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pirates reliever Nick Burdi left in tears with a right arm injury, a chilling low point for Pittsburgh in a 12-4 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nick Burdi's combination of grit and resilience — oh and a fastball that can touch triple digits — helped the Pittsburgh Pirates reliever carve out a spot in the big leagues less...
Bote lifts Cubs past Diamondbacks 2-1
CHICAGO (AP) — David Bote had to go. So he took matters into his own hands.
Bote hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs used a terrific performance by Tyler...
PHOENIX (AP) — Jarrod Dyson hit two home runs during a 2018 season shortened by a groin injury. The speedy outfielder already has two in 11 games this year, and his latest one was a...
PHOENIX (AP) — Adam Jones wanted to make one thing perfectly clear.
"I'm not replacing Paul (Goldschmidt), by any stretch," Jones said after hitting his fourth homer of the season...
D-backs activate Souza, place Dyson on DL
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have activated outfielder Steven Souza Jr. from the 10-day disabled list and placed outfielder Jarrod Dyson on the DL with a strained right groin.
Souza, acquired from Tampa Bay in a three-team trade in February, opened the season on the DL with a strained right pectoral. He returned on May 3 but reinjured the pec and was put back on the DL on May 22.
Souza was in right field for Thursday night's series opener against San Diego.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — There is never a June gloom for Los Angeles Angels superstar Mike Trout.
Trout drove in two runs, Kole Calhoun and Ian Kinsler added solo homers and the Angels held on for a 5-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night.
Trout continued his torrid hitting in June by slapping a sharp first-pitch single to left-center with the bases loaded in the fifth inning, and a throwing error by Jarrod Dyson allowing Kinsler to score as the Angels took a 4-2 lead.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Neither Jarrod Dyson nor Justin Upton could tell whether Upton's bases-loaded line drive to the deepest part of center field would have made it out of Angel Stadium.
Dyson made sure nobody will ever know with a leaping, lunging catch that might have saved a win for the Arizona Diamondbacks.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — As Domingo Santana's towering fly ball with two runners on in the fourth inning carried toward the center-field fence, the crowd at Miller Park cheered, anticipating the drive would break a scoreless tie and give the Milwaukee Brewers a lead.
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks' offense remains in something of a slumber. Strong pitching and one timely hit was enough to end their six-game losing streak.
Daniel Descalso singled home Jarrod Dyson with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Tuesday night.
Diamondbacks beat Nationals 4-3 on bases-loaded walk
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks extended their impressive start with a little patience at the perfect moment.
Nick Ahmed scored the winning run on a bases-loaded walk in the 10th inning, sending Arizona to a 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals on Saturday.
The Diamondbacks also got two solo homers from David Peralta in their second straight victory in Washington, making them the first NL team since the 1907 Cubs to win their first nine series in a season.
Diamondbacks power past Phillies 8-2
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks keep on rolling.
Jarrod Dyson, Nick Ahmed and David Peralta homered and the Arizona Diamondbacks earned an 8-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday.
The Diamondbacks have won their first eight series of the season, becoming the first National League club to do so since the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1977. The Seattle Mariners won each of their first nine series of the season in 2001 on their way to 116 wins.
Avila leads Diamondbacks in 8-4 win over Phillies
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Alex Avila broke out of his slump in a big way.
Avila homered among his three hits and drove in two runs, Robbie Ray struck out 11 while pitching into the fifth inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-4 on Tuesday night.
Avila started his big night by leading off the third with a towering homer to deep right-center off Vince Velasquez (1-3) that caromed off the base of the second deck. Avila began the at-bat in a 4-for-35 slump with 18 strikeouts.
Ross loses bid for Padres’ first no-no in 8th vs. DBacks
PHOENIX (AP) — Tyson Ross lost his bid to pitch the first no-hitter in the history of the San Diego Padres when rookie center fielder Franchy Cordero appeared to misplay a ball with two outs in the eighth inning Friday night of a 4-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Playing their 7,835th game since joining the majors in 1969, the Padres again came agonizingly close to their first no-no. They remain the only team in the big leagues that has never thrown a no-hitter.
Diamondbacks’ Owings injured in collision with Pollock
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona right fielder Chris Owings has left the Diamondbacks' game against the San Francisco Giants after colliding with center fielder A.J. Pollock.
Owings was injured in the third inning Thursday night on a long fly to the gap in right-center by Joe Panik.
Owings slid to make the catch and appeared to get hit on the head by Pollock's knee. An athletic trainer ran out to attend to Owings, who walked slowly back to the dugout to applause from the home fans.
SEATTLE (AP) — Between the warm but mild temperatures and lack of precipitation in the summer months, Seattle is a perfect setting for baseball in August.
This year, however, the Seattle Mariners will see very little of their hometown the next month.
Beginning with Monday night's game in Texas, the Mariners will play 21 of 28 games away from home. Throw in a couple of days off and travel days the Mariners will spend roughly 3 1/2 weeks on the road during the nicest time of the year in Seattle.
SEATTLE (AP) — One timely hit by Seattle's Jarrod Dyson, combined with a defensive lapse by the New York Mets, was enough to end Jacob deGrom's winning streak.
Yovani Gallardo took a shutout into the sixth inning, Dyson delivered a key two-run single and the Mariners beat the Mets 3-2 on Saturday, ending deGrom's eight-start winning streak.
"We didn't tear the cover off the ball by any means, but we got key hits in key spots and continued to grind it out," Seattle manager Scott Servais said.
Game 87: Seattle Mariners (41-45) host Oakland Athletics (37-48) at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.
The Mariners erased an early deficit against the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday before losing 8-6 in 10 innings.
The good news was Nelson Cruz finally hit a few balls hard, including snapping a 24-game homerless streak and banging another one off the wall that, if he were healthy, would have been a double. Instead, he was thrown out by an eyelash and admitted as much after the game.
Mariners roll to 6th straight win, 13-3 over Astros
SEATTLE (AP) — Felix Hernandez was anxious for his opportunity to be back on the mound pitching for Seattle for the first time in nearly two months. It helped the Mariners' offense made sure Hernandez didn't need to worry about being perfect.
Hernandez pitched six solid innings in his first start since late April and was backed by home runs from Mike Zunino, Ben Gamel and Kyle Seager in the Mariners' 13-3 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night.
Mariners Pregame: Andrew Moore makes MLB debut, lineups and starters
Game 75: The Seattle Mariners (37-37) host the Detroit Tigers (32-39) in the last of a four-game series at 7:10 pm at Safeco Field.
Hours after Max Scherzer lost his no-hit try on a bouncer that got away, Justin Verlander's bid for a perfect game got broken up by a bunt.
Only five pitchers in major league history have thrown three or more no-hitters. Scherzer and Verlander both got within range of joining them Wednesday.
SEATTLE (AP) — After five innings of offensive futility, Jarrod Dyson was just looking to get on base. He did, and turned the game around.
Dyson's bunt single broke up Justin Verlander's bid for a perfect game in the sixth inning Wednesday night and sparked the Seattle Mariners to a 7-5 comeback win over the Detroit Tigers.
MARINERS SCORE SEVEN RUNS IN SIXTH, SEVENTH INNINGS
What happened: Nelson Cruz went 2 for 4 with three RBIs, including a key two-run double in the sixth inning, and the Seattle Mariners won their fourth straight, knocking off the Detroit Tigers 7-5 at Safeco Field in Seattle.
The Mariners reached .500 for the fourth time this season.
SEATTLE (AP) — Jarrod Dyson's importance to the Seattle Mariners is always going to be based around defense first. In one inning on Friday night, Dyson showed value both in the field and at the plate.
Dyson followed up a key defensive play in the top of the seventh with the go-ahead RBI single for the Mariners in the bottom of the inning, and Seattle rallied past the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 for its 10th win in 12 games.
The Seattle Mariners (20-22) host the Chicago White Sox (17-22) in the second of a four-game series at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.
Guillermo Heredia hit a walk-off single as a pinch-hitter in Thursday’s 5-4 win over Chicago. As a club, Seattle pinch-hitters are hitting .300 (6 for 20) with one triple, seven RBI and six walks with a .462 on-base percentage, the best pinch hitting OBP in the majors.
SEATTLE (AP) — Jarrod Dyson needed every bit of his speed to get into scoring position. Guillermo Heredia's clutch hit allowed Dyson a chance to jog home with winning run.
Heredia's pinch-hit, two-out single in the ninth inning scored Dyson from second base to give the Seattle Mariners a 5-4 win over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.
SEATTLE (AP) — The praised was passed from Taylor Motter, to Jarrod Dyson and finally Jean Segura for the way the Seattle Mariners pulled off an unexpected and needed late rally.
Dyson's two-out, two-run double in the eighth inning pulled Seattle even, Segura followed with a two-run single to take the lead, and the Mariners rallied for an 8-7 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.
SEATTLE (AP) — Speedy Jarrod Dyson started the rally, Nelson Cruz delivered the game-winner and rookie Mitch Haniger made it possible.
Cruz singled in the tiebreaking run to cap a two-run, ninth-inning rally, and the Seattle Mariners overcame a five-run deficit to beat the Texas Rangers 8-7 on Sunday for a three-game sweep.