• Series Preview # 48 : Diamondbacks vs Giants

    Drey Jameson will pitch in Sunday’s game. | Photo by Katelyn Mulcahy/Getty Images The Diamondbacks will soon reach 72 wins this season. In this series, the Diamondbacks could break the finish-line tape on the road to 72 wins. The team is improving! Diamondback team defense (as measured by season DRS in The Fielding Bible) has steadily increased from 20th at All-Star break, to 14th on 24 July, to 11th on 12 August, to 9th on 2 September to 6th on 21 September. Very...

  • Series Preview #47: Diamondbacks @ Dodgers

    Photo by George Rose/Getty Images Currently wishing they had just cancelled the first two weeks of the season like they threatened to do Buckle up, folks. The Diamondbacks are heading to LA for a five game series. It wasn’t that long ago at all that these two teams faced off in Phoenix, and it did not go well for the Diamondbacks. They lost twice, both were shutouts. They pulled together a win in the final game of the season, but it took a walk-off, three run home run...

  • Diamondbacks and Giants meet to determine series winner

    The Arizona Diamondbacks and San Francisco Giants play on Sunday with the winner claiming the three-game series

  • Series Preview #46: Diamondbacks vs. Padres

    Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images It’s time to say goodbye to the Dads For one last time in 2022, the Padres are coming to Chase Field for four final games. The Diamondbacks are playing out the string, trying to sneak by the Giants for third place and maybe, just maybe, end up with a positive run differential. The Padres, on the other hand, are hanging on to the final Wild Card spot with every ounce of effort they have. With only a two game lead over the Brewers, it’s...

  • Diamondbacks Game Preview #154: 9/25 vs Giants

    Photo by Katelyn Mulcahy/Getty Images Last home game of the season. Today's Lineups GIANTS DIAMONDBACKS LaMonte Wade - RF Ketel Marte - 2B Thairo Estrada - LF Daulton Varsho - RF Mike Yastrzemski - CF Stone Garrett - LF J.D. Davis - 1B Christian Walker - 1B Brandon Crawford - SS Josh Rojas - 3B David Villar - DH Sergio Alcantara - SS Jason Vosler - 3B Pavin Smith - DH Austin Wynns - C Corbin Carroll - CF Ford Proctor - 2B Cooper Hummel - C ...

  • Diamondbacks Game Preview #153: 9/24 vs Giants

    Ebbets Field in Brooklyn, NYC - Home of the bedeviled Dodgers before they moved out west | Sandlot Stats Pintrest Page 18 Game Improvement done. 20 is coming. Will we get closer tonight? Today's Lineups GIANTS DIAMONDBACKS LaMonte Wade - LF Corbin Carroll - LF Mike Yastrzemski - RF Pavin Smith - DH Wilmer Flores - 1B Daulton Varsho - RF Brandon Crawford - SS Christian Walker - 1B David Villar - DH Ketel Marte - 2B Jason Vosler - 3B Josh Rojas - 3B ...

  • Diamondbacks Game Preview #152: 9/23 vs Giants

    The logo for The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, announced on September 13, 2022 | Nintendo Tommy Henry and the Baby ‘Backs look to gain ground on the 3rd place Giants Today's Lineups GIANTS DIAMONDBACKS Austin Slater - CF Ketel Marte - 2B Wilmer Flores - 2B Stone Garrett - LF Mike Yastrzemski - RF Emmanuel Rivera - DH Evan Longoria - 3B Christian Walker - 1B J.D. Davis - 1B Carson Kelly - C Brandon Crawford - SS Jordan Luplow - RF David...

  • SF Giants Recap: Giants fall to Diamondbacks 5-2

    Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images Defensive misunderstandings caused this game to get out of hand quickly in the fourth inning. The San Francisco Giants dropped game two of the series to the Arizona Diamondbacks tonight, 5-2. The Giants got on the board first, in the top of the fourth inning. With two outs, Brandon Crawford singled, before David Villar walked, advancing Crawford to second. He was knocked in on a single from Jason Vosler. The only other run for the Giants...

  • Series preview: A’s look to spoil Astros in four-game series

    Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images The A’s head to Houston for four games. Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros, September 15-18, 2022 Location: Minute Maid Park, Houston, TX TV: NBC Sports California Radio: A’s Cast/A’s Radio Network Astros SB Nation Site: Crawfish Boxes The A’s look to spoil the AL West-leading Astros. Here’s a look at what we can expect during this weekend’s series: Projected Starters Thursday, 4:20 p.m. PST James Kaprielian vs. Lance McCullers...

  • Series Preview: Mets in Milwaukee

    The Mets (93-55) are on the verge of clinching a 2022 playoff berth as they head to Milwaukee to take on the Brewers (78-68). After getting swept in three games by the Cubs, the Mets turned things around and swept the Pirates in a four-game series. The Brewers are fighting for a wildcard spot, but […] The post Series Preview: Mets in Milwaukee first appeared on Metsmerized Online.

  • 9/25 Gamethread: Giants @ Diamondbacks

    Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images Scott Alexander vs. Drey Jameson. It’s time for the series finale between the San Francisco Giants and Arizona Diamondbacks, as the Giants continue on their quest to fight back to .500 by season’s end. And they’ll do it with Ford Proctor, who got called up on Saturday and will play his second game with the team today. With an injured rotation, the Giants are going with lefty Scott Alexander as an opener. Alexander has been excellent...

  • Down By the Bay: Mariners at Athletics Series Preview

    Erik Williams-USA TODAY Sports The Mariners make their last trip to Oakland to start this week. The Mariners see a lot of the Oakland Athletics these last few weeks of the season. After these three games in Oakland, the M’s will host the A’s for three more the last weekend of September in what would, sans lockout, have been the final series of the season. Whether that’s good or bad remains to be seen; while the Athletics are decidedly the worst team in the AL by record,...