Diamondbacks Swap Julio for Petit

The Arizona Diamondbacks had been shopping around flamethrower Jorge Julio all offseason long, and finally found a match with the Florida Marlins. In return for Julio and cash, the D'Backs received 22-year old pitching prospect Yusmeiro Petit.
March 26, 2007

FutureBacks 50 Profile: Enmanuel Duran

Pitching. Everyone wants it, you can never have too much of it, and it is the single hardest thing to predict in a young player. Take Enmanuel Duran for instance. He's got a cannon arm, but a slight frame. Great work ethic, but he's still raw. Is this the next Pedro? Or the next arm surgery? Keith Glab evaluates our #47 prospect.
December 13, 2006

Positional Grades: Relief Pitching

Fittingly, we end our positional grades by discussing the Diamondbacks' relief pitching on Halloween. At times last season, the late innings could be downright scary for Arizona. Can we expect more consistency in 2007?
October 31, 2006

Baseball Evolution West: A Whole New Look

The Diamondbacks that you see here in August look quite different from the team that took the field in April. A couple of trades, a couple of injuries, and several call ups have changed the dynamics of the team on both sides of the ball. But are the Diamondbacks a better team now than they were at the start of the season?
August 20, 2006