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8/26/2016 | Godley asked to slow down Votto, Reds

Joey Votto is closing in on a rare feat for the Reds by batting .400 in consecutive months. Votto batted. 413 in July and is at .417 so far in August, with five days remaining. If successful, Votto would be the first in the Majors since Josh Hamilton in 2010 to have consecutive months with a .400 average.


8/26/2016 | Pollock makes impact in season debut

The D-backs activated outfielder A.J. Pollock for Friday's series opener against the Reds at Chase Field.


8/26/2016 | D-backs tip cap to Wisler after offense sputters

The D-backs avoided being no-hit in Thursday's 3-1 loss to the Braves. But that was about the only positive from their offensive showing against Atlanta right-hander Matt Wisler.


8/26/2016 | Wisler flirts with no-no as Braves beat D-backs

After making his last four starts with Triple-A Gwinnett, Matt Wisler returned to the Majors with a dominant performance. The Braves right-hander carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning in a 3-1 win over the D-backs on Thursday night at Chase Field.


8/25/2016 | Pollock to return for opener against Reds

The D-backs will activate outfielder A.J. Pollock for Friday's series opener against the Reds at Chase Field.


8/25/2016 | D-backs make moves to fortify bullpen

After taxing their bullpen over the past week, the D-backs made a series of roster moves to fortify their relief corps prior to Thursday's game against the Braves.


8/25/2016 | Bourn triples twice vs. former club

D-backs outfielder Michael Bourn collected four hits, including a pair of three-baggers, in Arizona's 11-inning, 10-9 victory over the Braves on Wednesday night at Chase Field. The veteran may have been showing his former team that he can still play at a high level, but that's not what he set out to do.


8/25/2016 | D-backs walk off in 11th after Braves rally in 9th

After blowing a four-run lead in the ninth inning, the D-backs came back to beat the Braves in the 11th, as Brandon Drury drove in the game-winning run on a sacrifice fly in a 10-9 win on Wednesday night at Chase Field. Jake Lamb hit a one-out double to center, advanced to third on a wild pitch, then came home to score the winning run on Drury's bases-loaded flyout off Braves reliever Jose Ramirez (1-1).


8/24/2016 | Greinke reaches 2,000-strikeout milesteone

D-backs starter Zack Greinke reached 2,000 career strikeouts in Wednesday's 10-9, 11-inning win over the Braves when he fanned Freddie Freeman to open the fourth inning.


8/24/2016 | Rotation decisions loom for D-backs

The D-backs will likely have more than five pitchers make a start between now and the end of the season. However, manager Chip Hale isn't revealing who they will be or how starters will be monitored in September.


8/24/2016 | Hall reportedly close to extension with D-backs

The D-backs are close to signing President & CEO Derrick Hall to a new contract, expected to keep Hall with Arizona through 2024, according to a report by the Arizona Republic on Wednesday.


8/24/2016 | Braves, D-backs set for final meeting this season

Over the course of the next five weeks, the Braves and D-backs will play for pride and to determine how early they make a selection in the 2017 MLB Draft. But these two teams, who have been trade partners multiple times over the past few years, will not meet again after Thursday night, when Atlanta's Matt Wisler returns from Triple-A Gwinnett to oppose Robbie Ray.


8/24/2016 | Bradley turns shaky start into decent outing

D-backs right-hander Archie Bradley did something different after his start in Tuesday's 7-4 loss to the Braves. Not long after the game, Bradley was in the video room watching tape of his outing with coaches, trying to solve any mechanical issues leading to his struggles this month.


8/24/2016 | Tomas jammed by pitch, exits with stiff back

D-backs outfielder Yasmany Tomas left Tuesday night's 7-4 loss against the Braves at the start of the eighth inning due to mid-back stiffness.


8/23/2016 | Aces Greinke, Teheran face off in Phoenix

With September approaching, Zack Greinke and Julio Teheran are aiming to finish this season strong and distance themselves from the frustrating stretches over the past few months. The top-flight pitchers will oppose each other when the Braves and D-backs resume their four-game series Wednesday night at Chase Field.


8/23/2016 | Miller's next start may be with D-backs

D-backs manager Chip Hale is not dismissing the notion that Shelby MIller's next start could be back in the Majors.


8/23/2016 | D-backs-Braves tilt features marquee first basemen

Despite the struggles of their respective teams, Arizona's Paul Goldschmidt and Atlanta's Freddie Freeman have maintained their status as two of the game's top first basemen. They'll try to pad their resumes when the D-backs' Archie Bradley matches up against the Braves' Rob Whalen on Tuesday night at Chase Field.


8/23/2016 | Hale touts D-backs' fortitude after walk-off win

D-backs manager Chip Hale remains proud of one attribute his club has shown throughout this disappointing season -- the effort level. Even though the results haven't been there, and even though rumors exist of another potential overhaul to the front office, Hale feels his team never lets that affect on-field performance.


8/23/2016 | D-backs sink Braves on Goldy's walk-off homer

Paul Goldschmidt delivered a walk-off homer to lead off the ninth, lifting the D-backs to a 9-8 win over the Braves in the opener of a four-game series on Monday night at Chase Field.


8/22/2016 | Pollock set to rejoin D-backs this week

Barring any setbacks, D-backs outfielder A.J. Pollock will be back in the Majors this week. His rehab assignment ends on Wednesday.


8/22/2016 | Ray K's 18, wins NL Player of the Week Award

Robbie Ray's two dominant starts last week earned the D-backs left-hander National League Player of the Week honors. Ray was 2-0 with a 1.50 ERA with a Major League-leading 18 strikeouts.


8/22/2016 | Hader, Hansen among top prospect performers Sunday

Finding success at the Triple-A level hasn't come easily for Josh Hader. At least not until Sunday night, when the Brewers' No. 4 prospect set a career high by striking out 12 hitters in six scoreless innings to pace Colorado Springs in a 6-0 shutout of Round Rock.


8/21/2016 | Shipley has trouble making adjustments in loss

Braden Shipley made it look easy in the first two innings, but after that, the Padres reminded him that in the big leagues things can turn quickly as they beat the D-backs, 9-1, on Sunday afternoon at Petco Park.


8/21/2016 | Rookie talent on display in rout of D-backs

Rookie Luis Perdomo allowed just an unearned run and five hits over seven impressive frames, leading the Padres to a 9-1 victory over the D-backs in the series finale on Sunday. A Rule 5 selection during the offseason, Perdomo continues to cement his status as a piece of the Padres' rotation in 2017 and beyond.


8/21/2016 | De La Rosa building arm strength in rehab

The D-backs will work to build injured right-hander Rubby De La Rosa's arm strength to the point where he could throw as many as 70 pitches when he returns to the team in September.




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