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Rangers topple Diamondbacks for third straight win

Dane Dunning threw five scoreless innings and Corey Seager drove in a pair to help lead the Texas Rangers to a 6-1 win over the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday.

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Jim McLennan

Diamondbacks Gameday Thread, #55: 5/29 @ Rangers

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I’d settle for a split.

Today's Lineups Corbin Carroll - CF Travis Jankowski - DH Ketel Marte - 2B Corey Seager - SS Joc Pederson - DH Josh Smith - 3B Christian Walker - 1B Adolis Garcia - RF Lourdes Gurriel - LF Leody Taveras - CF Jake McCarthy - RF Nathaniel Lowe - 1B Eugenio Suarez - 3B Wyatt Langford - LF Tucker Barnhart - C Jonah Heim - C Kevin Newman - SS Ezequiel Duran - 2B Ryne Nelson - RHP Dane Dunning - RHP

Busy at work, so not...

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James Attwood

Snake Bytes 5/29: Bats Fail Pfaadt

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Brandon Pfaadt was bitten by his old nemesis the long ball while Arizona’s bats remained mostly dormant.

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Arizona 2, Texas 4
The big blow in this game came in the fifth inning when Brandon Pfaadt surrendered a three-run shot to Corey Seager. Pfaadt bounced back and finished seven strong innings, but Arizona’s offense was unable to overcome the modest deficit.

Pfaadt’s Outing Spoiled By One Pitch
Corey Seager jumped all over the...

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Former No. 1 Draft Choice a Pleasant Surprise for Diamondbacks, Defying Analytics

When the Arizona Diamondbacks signed Kevin Newman in January, they couldn’t have foreseen how valuable the underrated shortstop would become. That January deal was a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

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Diamondbacks 2, Rangers 4: Mama, There Goes That Man

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Seager homers and Adolis throws out a runner at home. Just like old times.

The reigning pennant winners from each league have endured disappointing starts to their 2024 campaigns. The Diamondbacks entered play 25-28, placing them fourth in the division and 2 games back in the Wild Card race. The Rangers came into tonight a single game back of the Diamondbacks in the Loss column (25-29), but were sitting 4.5 games back in the AL Wild Card...

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Corey Seager homers again as Rangers top Diamondbacks

Corey Seager homered for the seventh time in seven games and Adolis Garcia's outstanding throw snuffed out a comeback attempt as the Texas Rangers knocked off the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 on Tuesday night in Arlington, Texas.

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Corey Seager haunts Diamondbacks again in loss to the Rangers

In a rematch of the two teams in the 2023 World Series, the game followed a very familiar script for the Diamondbacks in a 4-2 loss to the Texas Rangers.

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Geraldo Perdomo to play live games very shortly, Merrill Kelly to start throwing program

Diamondbacks shortstop Geraldo Perdomo has made encouraging progress in his rehab from right meniscus surgery. Manager Torey Lovullo told reporters, including Theo Mackie of the Arizona Republic, that they’re planning to get Perdomo into live games “very, very shortly”.

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Jim McLennan

Diamondbacks Gameday Thread, #54: 5/28 @ Rangers

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World Series rematch - but not just these playoff teams are struggling.

Today's Lineups Corbin Carroll - CF Marcus Semien - 2B Ketel Marte - 2B Corey Seager - SS Joc Pederson - DH Josh Smith - 3B Christian Walker - 1B Adolis Garcia - RF Pavin Smith - RF Leody Taveras - CF Jake McCarthy - LF Nathaniel Lowe - 1B Eugenio Suarez - 3B Wyatt Langford - DH Gabriel Moreno - C Jonah Heim - C Kevin Newman - SS Travis Jankowski - LF Brandon Pfaadt -...

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Chase Field will host 2024 MLB Draft Combine

Chase Field, the home of the Arizona Diamondbacks, will host the 2024 MLB Draft Combine. It will be the second consecutive year it hosts the draft combine.

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A Perspective of Ketel Marte

Ketel Marte in the World Series. | Photo by Daniel Shirey/MLB Photos via Getty Images

His postseason breakthrough continues this season.

Introduction: Ketel Marte’s season review.

An unexpected question struck me - should I sign-up for Marte’s season review? I hesitated. I wasn’t sure why. But I knew to trust my gut. Justin did a great job on the 2023 season review, so my decision ended well!

Now, two months into the season, what are my perspectives on Ketel Marte?


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Veteran Second Baseman Released by the Diamondbacks

The Arizona Diamondbacks have released two-time Gold Glove winner Kolten Wong. The veteran infielder was playing with the Triple-A affiliate in Reno after signing a minor league contract.

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Diamondbacks release veteran infielder

He had been playing with the Diamondbacks' Triple-A affiliate in Reno after signing a minor league contract.

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Snake Bytes 5/28: Another No-Loss Monday!

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Team didn’t play, but fans also didn’t have to watch them lose while celebrating our Fallen Heroes

Diamondbacks News [MLB] Predicting the All-MLB Team after 2 months by Thomas Harrigan

Second Base

First team: Ketel Marte (AZ)

Second team: Jose Altuve (HOU)

Seeking his first All-MLB Team selection, Marte has posted a .275/.322/.493 slash with 10 homers over 52 games in 2024. He’s the only second baseman to reach double figures in homers...

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What’s Up With Corbin Carroll? A Dive Into the Swing and Struggles of the Diamondbacks Star

Baseball can be a cruel sport. Even the most talented players on earth, like Corbin Carroll of the Arizona Diamondbacks, can endure stretches where they struggle to recapture what makes them so good.

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Jim McLennan

Guest Recaps for June open!

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I continue to take Monday losses, so you can recap Sunday wins. :)

Every weekend throughout the regular season, we open the doors of the ‘Pit to any member as a guest recapper, who can cover the game from their own unique perspective. You do the recap of the game as a Fanpost, however you want. It can be light-hearted or not; stats-heavy or not, detailed or atmospheric - it’s all about your own voice. One of the editors then takes it,...

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Series Preview #18 : Diamondbacks @ Rangers

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Two World-Series teams meet.

These two team met in last season’s World Series. The Rangers beat the Diamondbacks.

This season is the next chapter. Both teams started the season with more losses than wins. However the important difference is that the Diamondbacks are bouncing back while the Rangers are sinking.

Because the Diamondbacks have better batters (albeit they scored only 4 runs in 3 games against excellent Marlin pitchers), and...

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Non-Prospects in the Minors

Bryson Brigman throws from shortstop while with AA Jacksonville in 2019 | Gregg Pachkowski/gregg@pnj.com

Plus, a look at the NCAA tournament

Last season, teams carried 180 players on their minor league rosters. Already, that was a decrease from the pre-pandemic era when there were many more minor league teams. This year, that number was decreased to 165, which was part of the collective bargaining agreement with the minor league players. Part of the result of this is that the...

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Jim McLennan

Snake Bytes 5/27: Miami, Twice

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Two losses to the Marlins, the D-backs managing only four runs over three games.


[SI] Blake Walston Dazzles in D-backs Loss - The young southpaw would eventually go 4 2/3 innings of no-run baseball. This lowered his very small sample size ERA to 2.16, and his FIP to 3.13. When speaking to the media he spoke quickly on how he approached his first start in the big leagues. "We had a good game...

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The SnakePit Staff

SnakePit Round Table: Marlin spiked

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Down the ladder go the snakes...

The D-backs beat the Dodgers in LA, then struggled with the Marlins. Significant? Or just baseball?

Spencer: Only significant because AZ is playing to their opponent rather than their own skill. AZ will be a borderline competitor until that changes one way or the other.

DBacksEurope: Just baseball and significant at the same time. In the eyes of the Dodgers it is just baseball, they lost a series against the struggling...

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