With the September roster expansion, the Arizona Diamondbacks have recalled infielders Tony Abreu and Brandon Allen and right-handed pitcher Carlos Rosa from Triple-A Reno and reinstated right-handed pitcher Leo Rosales from the 60-day disabled list. More additions are likely once the Reno Aces' season concludes on September 6.
September 1, 2010
Reno Aces shortstop Pedro Ciriaco has been selected to represent the World Team in the 12th annual XM All-Star Futures Game, Major League Baseball announced today. Futures Game participants usually become major league stars, and that is particularly true of Arizona Diamondbacks prospects.
June 22, 2010
Brandon Webb is rusty having barely pitched in 18 months, and says that he needs to relearn the art of pitching despite having a few good bullpen outings already this spring. ALSO: Shortstop Pedro Ciriaco will miss most of spring training after injuring his thumb while playing winter ball.
February 27, 2010
The Peoria Javelinas ended the Phoenix Desert Dogs' five-year un of Arizona Fall League Championships by defeating them in this weekend's championship game. The Scottsdale Scorpions finished the season one game under .500, but the seven Arizona Diamondbacks prospects on that squad had widely varying results.
November 23, 2009
The Scottsdale Scorpions stung the Mesa Solar Sox by a score of 11-1 on Thursday, and the Arizona Diamondbacks' contingent in the lineup was responsible for a large portion of the Scorpions' offense. Pedro Ciriaco, Cole Gillespie, and Brandon Allen combined to go 8-for-15 against Mesa pitchers in the win.
October 22, 2009