PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks put left-hander Robbie Ray on the 10-day injured list Thursday because of lower back spasms.
Ray was removed from Wednesday's start at Colorado while...
Arizona lefty Robbie Ray leaves game in 3rd with back spasms
DENVER (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Robbie Ray left in the third inning against the Colorado Rockies with spasms in his lower back.
Diamondbacks hit 3 homers in 8-4 win over Phillies
PHOENIX (AP) — Andrew Chafin entered Tuesday as the National League leader in inherited run percentage and the Arizona reliever did his job in a key situation against Philadelphia.
Diamondbacks hit 5 HRs in a 18-7 rout of Nats, Strasburg
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona seems to have Stephen Strasburg's number this season.
The Diamondbacks hit three of their five home runs off Strasburg in an 18-7 victory over the Washington Nationals...
MIAMI (AP) — The second time through the batting order, the Arizona Diamondbacks solved Jordan Yamamoto.
After the Miami Marlins rookie retired his first nine hitters, the Diamondbacks were...
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks fell into an early hole against a team ahead of them in the NL wild-card standings.
Once they cycled through the third inning, the hits kept...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Eduardo Escobar and his Arizona teammates jumped all over Texas' pitchers en route to a record tying night.
Escobar homered twice, and the Diamondbacks' red-hot bats...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Paul Goldschmidt had a chance to come through with a big hit against his old team. Arizona Diamondbacks reliever Yoan López made sure it didn't happen.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona manager Torey Lovullo made the difficult decision to remove Alex Young in the midst of a no-hitter, opting to protect the rookie left-hander's future over chasing...
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have placed outfielder David Peralta on the 10-day injured list with right shoulder inflammation.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers never wonder if they can pull out a victory late in a game. Their only suspense is which player will be the next hero.
Greinke pitches Diamondbacks to 4-3 win over Giants
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Zack Greinke likes his chances of being named to the National League All-Star team Sunday. Even if it doesn't happen, the Arizona right-hander is content keeping his road...
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.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona made sure there wouldn't be any late heroics in a fourth straight game by the rival Los Angeles Dodgers.
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) — Merrill Kelly is pitching more like an ace than a 30-year-old rookie.
Kelly tossed three-hit ball over 7 2/3 innings, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Philadelphia...
TORONTO (AP) — Arizona's biggest inning in almost two years gave left-hander Robbie Ray all the cushion he needed against the struggling Blue Jays.
TORONTO (AP) — Kevin Cron's first major league home run put Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo in a tough spot.
Cron homered, David Peralta had a solo shot among his three hits and...
PHOENIX (AP) — Extra-inning heroics, a favorable bounce and six innings of scoreless relief helped the Arizona Diamondbacks cool off the Los Angeles Dodgers.
PHOENIX (AP) — Midway through Saturday night's game against the New York Mets, Arizona manager Torey Lovullo wondered what had happened to his team.
DENVER (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have put right-hander Luke Weaver on the 10-day injured list with forearm tightness.
Manager Torey Lovullo said Monday that Weaver went back to Phoenix...
Marte homers, Diamondbacks sweep Giants
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks' feel-good weekend ended on a sour note with injury concerns over starting pitcher Luke Weaver.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks took out a week of frustrations on San Francisco's pitching staff.
Ildemaro Vargas had five hits and a home run, Adam Jones added four hits and...
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Greinke is on track to make his next scheduled start Tuesday at San Diego after throwing a bullpen session before Saturday's game, Diamondbacks...
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona had good pitching, timely hitting and solid defense.
It's just the kind of game Torey Lovullo likes from the Diamondbacks, helping him become the second-fastest...
PHOENIX (AP) — Zack Greinke was cruising along when he felt something wrong. Taking no chances, the Arizona Diamondbacks ace called it a day.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Running out of options in an expended bullpen, Arizona manager Torey Lovullo turned to Archie Bradley and Zack Godley.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo was pleased to face a New York Yankees roster missing Giancarlo Stanton, Aaron Judge and a bunch of other injured Bronx...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — There was no stopping Ketel Marte and the Diamondbacks — especially not in Pittsburgh.
Marte homered from both sides of the plate, and Arizona won at PNC Park for the ninth...
ATLANTA (AP) — Adam Jones managed to lay off a couple of pitches he wanted to swing at before settling in against Jesse Biddle.
Biddle couldn't find the strike zone, and Jones won the...
PHOENIX (AP) — Zack Greinke and David Peralta delivered in a game Arizona manager Torey Lovullo said the Diamondbacks needed to stop a lengthy losing streak.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona placed catcher Alex Avila on the injured list with a strained left quadriceps, an injury sustained while circling the bases on a home run.
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks infielder Jake Lamb is expected to be sidelined for about six weeks after straining his left quadriceps while running out a double this week.
D-backs outfielder Souza out for season with knee injury
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Steven Souza Jr. will require season-ending knee surgery to repair multiple tears in his left knee after being injured Monday night.
Diamondbacks RF Steven Souza Jr. injures left knee
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Diamondbacks right fielder Steven Souza Jr. injured his left knee Monday night when he slipped on home plate during an exhibition game against the Chicago White...
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jake Lamb is tired of being asked about his move across the diamond. He's just ready to get the regular season going.
Diamondbacks facing life without Goldschmidt
PHOENIX (AP) — The post-Goldschmidt era is about to begin in the desert.
For the first time in nine years, the Arizona Diamondbacks will open a season without Paul Goldschmidt at first base....
Marte moving from second to center field for D-backs
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — When injuries depleted the Arizona outfield last season, middle infielder Ketel Marte volunteered to be an interim option.
Kelly, Weaver ready to make their marks for Diamondbacks
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Carson Kelly and Luke Weaver will always been known as the other players in the Paul Goldschmidt trade. No matter what they do for the rest of their careers, good or bad, they will be linked to the Arizona Diamondbacks' fan-favorite first baseman.
But the Diamondbacks do not consider them replacements for Goldschmidt.
Diamondbacks open spring training with pitching questions
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks will spend spring training trying to find a way to fill the void left after slugging first baseman Paul Goldschmidt was traded to St. Louis this offseason.
Filling Goldschmidt's cleats was not the only question the Diamondbacks faced as they opened spring training Wednesday.
Arizona has two starting rotation spots to fill and must close in on a closer, decisions that will likely last well into spring.
Diamondbacks prepare for life without Goldschmidt
PHOENIX (AP) — For the first time in years, the Arizona Diamondbacks begin spring training without Paul Goldschmidt as the quiet, powerful anchor of the team.
A.J. Pollock and Patrick Corbin won't be there, either.
Times are changing for the Diamondbacks, who have significant holes to fill, to say the least.
Lovullo’s contract extended 2 years by D-Backs through 2021
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have given manager Torey Lovullo a two-year contract extension through the 2021 season.
Lovullo, 53, was a coach for manager John Farrell in Toronto and Boston, then was hired as Arizona's manager in October 2016.
He was voted NL Manager of the Year in his first season after the Diamondbacks went 93-69. Arizona beat Colorado in the NL wild card game, then was swept by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the Division Series.
Rookie Vargas hits 1st homer in Arizona’s 5-4 win vs Padres
SAN DIEGO (AP) — After a brutal collapse in September, the Arizona Diamondbacks were left with the consolation prize of finishing the season with a winning record.
Rookie Ildemaro Vargas hit his first home run, got his first stolen base and drove in three runs to lead the Diamondbacks to a 5-4 victory against the San Diego Padres on Saturday night.
Diamondbacks, Ray avoid sweep with 9-0 win over Cubs
PHOENIX (AP) — After resting most of their regular hitters, the Arizona Diamondbacks came through with a big win to avoid falling further behind in their playoff chase.
Christian Walker and Chris Owings homered off Cole Hamels, and Robbie Ray held the Cubs to one hit over six innings as Arizona beat the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs 9-0 Wednesday night.
Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks hold on for 5-3 win over Braves
PHOENIX (AP) — The way things have been going for the Arizona Diamondbacks, being 1 1/2 games out of first place in the NL West seems almost unimaginable.
Yet that's where Arizona stands after a 5-3 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. Star slugger Paul Goldschmidt hit his 33rd home run and the Diamondbacks held off the NL East leaders in a matchup of slumping playoff contenders.
The Braves lost for the fourth time in five games and had their edge over Philadelphia cut to 2 1/2 games.
Ray fans 10, Arizona beats Padres 6-0, ends 4-game skid
PHOENIX (AP) — Up six runs and trying to end their longest losing streak since late June-early July, Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo wanted to make sure a win was in the bag.
So Lovullo, after starter Robbie Ray pitched 6 1-3 scoreless innings, had his top two setup man work an inning each to close out the San Diego Padres 6-0 Tuesday night.
Dodgers beat D’Backs on Kemp HR, tie Arizona atop NL West
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Kemp has had a lot of big hits for the Dodgers in his career. Traded back to them this season, he's regaining his rhythm offensively in the heat of a pennant race.
Kemp slugged a go-ahead, two-strike, three-run homer in the eighth inning, lifting Los Angeles to a 3-2 victory over Arizona and a tie atop the NL West with the Diamondbacks on Saturday night.
D-backs add 4th catcher with acquisition of Stewart
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired catcher Chris Stewart from the Atlanta Braves.
Friday's move bolsters Arizona's catching depth and gives the team a fourth player at the position.
The deal calls for the Braves to receive cash or a player to be named later.
Souza Jr., Godley guide Diamondbacks back into win column
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It had been a couple of weeks since Steven Souza Jr. approached Arizona manager Torey Lovullo in Cincinnati about batting leadoff, so the right fielder began to question whether he would get his chance.
"I was wondering," he said.
Then, with the offense in a deep funk, Souza arrived at the ballpark Wednesday and checked the lineup: leadoff.