As expected, the Arizona Diamondbacks have formally severed their remaining ties with Southern Arizona. After moving their Triple-A Tucson affiliate to Reno this spring, they have now filed the paperwork that allows them to vacate their Tucson spring training complex after 2010.
June 20, 2009
The loss of Orlando Hudson allowed Arizona Diamondbacks scouting director Tom Allison to secure two of the best hitters in the draft class. General manager Josh Byrnes assures us that he has the resources to sign all of Arizona's extra draft picks.
June 11, 2009
The Arizona Diamondbacks recalled first baseman Josh Whitesell from Triple-A Reno today after placing first baseman Tony Clark on the 15-day disabled list with a strained ligament in his right hand. Whitesell was hitting .356 for Reno while Clark had been hitting .179 with Arizona.
May 6, 2009
The Arizona Diamondbacks have placed ace Brandon Webb on the 15-day disabled list, a move retroactive to April 7th. He has bursitis and fluid buildup in his right (throwing) shoulder that could be limiting his range of motion. Webb will miss at least one more start.
April 13, 2009