Byrnes Gets His Lefty

We all knew that Arizona GM Josh Byrnes was in the market for a left-handed starter. Byrnes got his man this weekend in a six-player deal with the Milwaukee Brewers.
November 25, 2006

Diamondbacks Season Review

The 2006 Diamondbacks got off to an incredibly fast start, going 34-22 (.607) in their first 56 games, and creating some unrealistic expectations for a team in rebuilding mode.. The rest of the way, the club sputtered to 42-64 (.396). For the whole season, no NL team posted a winning percentage above .607 or below .396. What went right, what went wrong, and what will 2007 hold in store?
October 3, 2006

Estrada Leaves; Batista Stays; Starters Come

Johnny Estrada appears to be on his way out of Arizona, and he's not playing nice as he walks away; ALSO: Free agent lists; what's next for the youngsters; How bad do we really need a cleanup hitter?
October 2, 2006

Byrnes Reaches Unique Milestone

The incumbant LF keeps producing, and may soon win over the Arizona fan base. ALSO: Claudio Vargas is quietly solid at the back end of the rotation, Brandon Webb has one more chance to improve his Cy Young resume, and Johnny Estrada could be on the way out.
September 28, 2006

Diamondbacks Go 3-9 in Key Stretch

The Diamondbacks choked in a crucial 12-game stretch against the rival Giants, Padres, and Dodgers. They are now four games out of the Wild Card and six-and-a-half back in the division. Find out what went wrong and what do they need to do to get back in the hunt.
August 30, 2006

"Yeah, We're Fading Fast"

Between a porous bullpen, an ulcerated stomach, and now the absence of their #5 hitter, the D'Backs appear poised to be in a free fall heading into September. Can they right the ship in time?
August 23, 2006

40 Man Roster Headaches

The 40 man roster seems easy. On September 1st, just call up the 15 best guys in the minors, bring them to Phoenix, and hope they can help the club down the stretch, or at worst, get some valuable experience at the Major League level. As D'Backs Director of Player Development AJ Hinch explains there is much more to the process than that.
August 23, 2006

Webb In Control

News and notes from the D'Backs clubhouse including: Brandon Webb is on his way to Pittsburgh for the All-Star Game, and doesn't plan on changing a thing in the second half; Miguel Batista gets deep about the D'Backs disastrous June; Green, Hairston recover.
July 7, 2006