New and old prospects are flourishing this summer in the minor leagues.
The D-Backs made a pretty big splash in the final hours before the trade deadline to add depth to the bullpen. Mike Hazen also traded for 3B/SS Eduardo Escobar to provide a middle of the order bat and versatile infielder.
The month of May has been the toughest stretch for the Diamondbacks the past two seasons. After starting the season 20-8, the D-Backs have struggled mightily with a 7-18 record in May. The snakes are only 1.5 games behind the Rockies who are at the top of division compared to one game behind the Dodgers... Continue Reading →
The NL West is already one of the better division's in MLB as they had three playoff teams last season. This year the Dodgers have gotten out to a rough start along with the Padres, but the Diamondbacks, Rockies, and Giants have put themselves into the playoff conversation in the first month of play. While... Continue Reading →
The Arizona Diamondbacks made a trade last week with the Yankees and Rays for Steven Souza Jr. and pitching prospect Taylor Widener for Brandon Drury and Anthony Banda. The deal has two players to be named later that have yet to be announced yet. Souza Jr. is the main part of the package coming to... Continue Reading →