Diaz adds pop and leadership to Pirates

At 33, right-fielder Matt Diaz brings more than a career .301 career batting average to the team. The former Atlanta Brave brings leadership to the clubhouse. He told PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko that he and Garrett Jones could be a potent platoon in right field.
March 23, 2011

Pirates Sign Outfielder Diaz

The Pirates and free-agent outfielder Matt Diaz reached agreement on a two-year, $4.25 million deal with no options. Diaz, a right-handed hitter is a platoon candidate with Garrett Jones in right field.
December 8, 2010

Diaz's status unclear for 2011

Bill Shanks on whether Matt Diaz will be brought back next season.
October 18, 2010

Diaz leads Braves over Padres

The Braves got another solid game from Matt Diaz Tuesday in the win over the Padres.
July 21, 2010

AUDIO: Matt Diaz happy to contribute

Matt Diaz is healthy now and contributing now. He talked to the media after the win on Sunday.
July 18, 2010

Braves make several roster moves

The Braves have made several roster moves before Saturday's game against Arizona.
May 15, 2010

Braves' scoring pace simply won't cut it

Here's Bill Shanks on the Braves offense - or the lack of it.
April 22, 2010

Diaz triggers Braves offense again

The Braves are now 3-0 in the games Matt Diaz leads off. It helped Sunday, so will he continue in that role?
April 19, 2010