Diamondbacks Minor League Free Agents

Earlier this month, nine Arizona Diamondbacks minor leaguers declared free agency. Several of those players, particularly Javier Brito, Jesus Merchan, and Tim Raines, enjoyed some considerable success in the 2008 campaign.
November 15, 2008

Diamondbacks Prospect #47: P Emiliano Fruto

In August, the Arizona Diamondbacks exchanged slugging first base prospect Chris Carter for right-hander Emiliano Fruto. Carter ranked as the 9th best prospect in the system last year, while Fruto checks in at #47 this winter. What gives?
December 29, 2007

Players of the Year: Tucson Sidewinders

Our Triple-A Player of the Year Awards go to two minor league journeymen who appeared with the Arizona Diamondbacks this year. One of them had a great impact on the big league club, the other not so much. But both had fantastic years with the Tucson Sidewinders.
November 2, 2007

Practice Makes Perfect for Fruto

Emiliano Fruto comes to the Arizona Diamondbacks as a very solid 22-year old with a great arm. The right-handed pitcher, at 6-foot-2 and 235 pounds, has the physical frame to bring the heat for numerous innings.
August 21, 2007

D-Backs trade Chris Carter for Emiliano Fruto

The Arizona Diamondbacks traded blocked power prospect Chris Carter to the Washington Nationals for power pitcher Emiliano Fruto. Carter was then immediately sent to Boston to complete the Wily Mo Pena trade.
August 21, 2007

Practice Makes Perfect for Fruto

Emiliano Fruto is a very solid 22-year old with a great arm.  The right-handed pitcher, at 6-foot--2 and 235 pounds, has the physical frame to bring the heat for numerous innings.  He is also a prime prospect for a call-up to the Washington Nationals at some point this season.
April 19, 2007