D-backs, hitting coach Magadan part ways

In the wake of a disappointing season, the D-backs on Monday mutually parted ways with hitting coach Dave Magadan. Magadan, who had a 16-year big league career as a player, had been the D-backs hitting coach for the past three seasons.… Read More
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Vargas’ 1st homer carries D-backs over Padres

Ildemaro Vargas realized his dream last year when he made his Major League debut in September, but it took until this September's callup for him to make a big impact. Vargas hit his first career homer and drove home three runs as the D-backs beat the Padres, 5-4, on Saturday night at Petco Park.… Read More
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Pollock’s 21st HR helps knock LA out of first

Thanks to home runs from A.J. Pollock, David Peralta and Socrates Brito, the D-backs assured themselves of at least a .500 record, but more importantly, they inflicted damage to the playoff chances of their nemesis with a 7-2 win over the Dodgers on Wednesday night at Chase Field.… Read More
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D-backs turn tables on Dodgers with walk-off HR

The D-backs have watched too many games slip from their collective fingertips over the past few weeks, but Tuesday night's comeback belonged to them as they rallied to beat the Dodgers, 4-3, thanks to Eduardo Escobar's walk-off homer off Kenta Maeda in the ninth.… Read More
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D-backs’ hopes dealt setback by Rockies’ rally

The D-backs hoped that the energy and good feelings from Wednesday night's win over the Cubs would carry over to Friday night's series opener against the Rockies. And when Arizona struck for two first-inning runs, it looked like it just might. However, the offense went quiet after that and the Rockies chipped away at the lead before putting together a decisive four-run rally in the eighth as they rolled to a 6-2 win at Chase Field.… Read More
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