Tag "Arizona Diamondbacks"

2021 MLB Trade Deadline Preview: Arizona Diamondbacks

The Diamondbacks are nearly three dozen games out of the top spot in the NL East. This would be terrible if the season was over, but it is infinitely times more despicable considering we’re only at the unofficial halfway point. Now, for yet another season, Arizona is a clear seller ahead of the deadline.

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Dorcas Diamond Picks: Friday, June 11 2021

Welcome back, Diamond pickers. Today’s MLB landscape features plenty of games to put wagers on. What could be the game of the day, Jacob deGrom and the New York Mets playing host to Blake Snell and the San Diego Padres, won’t be on my card based on the difficulty to predict how the Mets will perform behind the “deGrominator.”

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MLB Best Hitters Of The Week April 18-25

We just ended the last full week of April. The first month of the season has been outstanding and we’re seeing established stars continue their rise, but new ones are starting to emerge. Here are the best hitters of this past week

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Exclusive: Brett Lorin’s Journey and Life After baseball

Brett Lorin is a name that may not be familiar to many baseball fans. Lorin was drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the fifth round of the 2008 MLB Draft. The California native never appeared in a major league game but spent time in the Mariners, Pittsburgh Pirates, and Arizona Diamondbacks organizations. He retired in 2015 but has a unique story.

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What’s Next for Josh Reddick After Signing a Minor League Deal

Monday, April 12th was a pretty busy day. There were a ton of MLB, NBA, and NHL games, while the latter had their trade deadline. There was also social news in Minnesota, which had its impact on some sporting events.

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Dorcas Diamond Picks: Monday April 12 2021

The beginning of a Major League season is usually filled with surprising stories, many of which get “corrected” over the course of the year. The Cincinnati Reds are scoring runs at a high clip and winning more often than not. Meanwhile, the Oakland Athletics have struggled mightily over their first 10 games.

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MLB DFS: Tuesday Throwdown, COL vs. AZ

The Major League Baseball season is in its infancy, but we will not hold back from gambling. Today’s DFS features the Colorado Rockies versus the Arizona Diamondbacks in a DraftKings showdown.

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2021 Arizona Diamondbacks Top 5 Prospects

The Arizona Diamondbacks have been trying to rebuild their farm system since 2016 when they had one of the worst systems in the league due to bad trades and top prospects moving onto the show. Their drafting has been steady and has helped them to have four of these top five in MLB Pipeline’s Top 100 prospects. Let’s take a look at those top five.

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Hall of Fame Case: Curt Schilling

Curt Schilling is on the Hall of Fame ballot for the ninth time this year after falling just short last year with 70 percent of the vote. It’s time to take a deeper look at his numbers as a player (which is what the voters should do) to see if he has a legitimate case.

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Hall of Fame Case: Dan Haren

Dan Haren is on the ballot for the first time this year. The big right-hander pitched 13 years in the majors and was about as durable as they come. Let’s take a look at his Hall of Fame case.

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