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  • The family created the site hugsfromholly.com , a campaign in memory of Holly, who would have turned 4 on Wednesday. (Source: http://hugsfromholly.com/)

    Heap family calls for kind acts in memory of late daughter

    Former NFL tight end Todd Heap and his family are encouraging people to "share hugs and spread love and joy through random acts of heartfelt kindness" on Wednesday in honor of their late daughter's birthday.

  • Diamondbacks beat Rockies 2-0 in 13 innings

    Two of the most potent teams in the National League squared off and nobody scored for four hours. Finally, Daniel Descalso hit a two-run homer into the Chase Field swimming pool in the 13th inning, lifting the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 2-0 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday.

  • Reynolds leads Rockies' comeback over Diamondbacks

    Mark Reynolds hit a tying two-run single with two out in the ninth and Carlos Gonzalez scored the winning run on a wild pitch by Fernando Rodney, sending the Colorado Rockies to a wild 7-6 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night. 

  • Arizona Cardinals' first-round draft pick Haason Reddick speaks after being introduced at the teams' training facility, Friday, April 28, 2017, in Tempe, Ariz. (SOURCE: AP Photo/Matt York)

    Keim, Arians follow familiar pattern in 5th draft together

    The fifth draft conducted by the Arizona Cardinals duo of general manager Steve Keim and coach Bruce Arians followed a familiar pattern.

  • Shelby Miller, Arizona Diamondbacks Pitcher

    Diamondbacks' Miller opts for elbow surgery, season over

    Shelby Miller's season is over after the Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander announced Saturday he will have Tommy John surgery on his pitching elbow.

  • Diamondbacks' Miller opts for elbow surgery, season over

    Shelby Miller's season is over after the Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander announced Saturday he will have Tommy John surgery on his pitching elbow. 

  • Keim, Arians follow familiar pattern in 5th draft together

    The fifth draft conducted by the Arizona Cardinals duo of general manager Steve Keim and coach Bruce Arians followed a familiar pattern. 

  • Story, Freeland help Rockies beat D-backs to move into 1st

    Kyle Freeland gave Colorado precisely what it needed after a tough few days for its pitching staff. The 23-year-old right-hander held the high-scoring Arizona Diamondbacks to a run over six effective innings and Trevor Story homered to help the Rockies win 3-1 Friday night.

  • Temple's Haason Reddick poses after being selected by the Arizona Cardinals during the first round of the 2017 NFL football draft, Thursday, April 27, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

    With QBs gone, Cardinals choose versatile linebacker

    With the three best quarterbacks gone, the Arizona Cardinals used the No. 13 pick in the NFL draft on Thursday to choose versatile linebacker Haason Reddick, who rose from walk-on at Temple to one of the most coveted defensive players in the draft. 

  • Marcus and Markieff Morris head into court on May 7, 2015. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 file photo)

    Morris twins: Former Phoenix Suns' stars get court date on assault charge

    Markieff and Marcus Morris, the 6-foot-9 twins who were Phoenix Suns teammates for a time, have a trial date on felony aggravated assault charges after they allegedly beat a man at a Valley recreation center two years ago.

  • Walker strikes out 11, Diamondbacks beat Padres 6-2

    The Arizona Diamondbacks suffered through a heartbreaking loss the night before and learned earlier in the day that they may have lost one of their starting pitchers for the season. 

  • Arizona's Miller considering Tommy John surgery for UCL tear

    Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander Shelby Miller has a partially torn ligament in his throwing elbow, leaving him with a difficult decision. 

  • After spending his first three years of college at San Diego State, Zylan Cheatham is transferring to ASU. (Source: Eugene Tanner/AP Photo)

    Former Valley basketball star transferring to ASU

    South Mountain High School alum Zylan Cheatham has left San Diego State for ASU.

  • Schimpf powers Padres to 8-5 comeback win over Diamondbacks

     Ryan Schimpf hit a go-ahead, three-run homer with one out in the top of the ninth inning to rally the San Diego Padres past the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-5 on Wednesday night. 

  • Fitz has opened his own travel company called Nomad Hill Travel Agency. (Source: Twitter)

    Fitzgerald opens travel agency

    The Cardinals' Larry Fitzgerald is a top receiver in the NFL but now he's using his off-the-field skills to help people see the world.

  • Goldschmidt leads Diamondbacks to 9-3 win over Padres

    Paul Goldschmidt drove in three runs to match a team record with his fourth straight multi-RBI game, Patrick Corbin struck out nine in seven innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks rolled over the San Diego Padres 9-3 Tuesday night. 

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    NFL conditionally reinstates former AZ Cardinal Daryl Washington

    The NFL has conditionally reinstated  Daryl Washington. 

  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire after 2017 season

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. will retire from the NASCAR Cup Series at the end of the 2017 season.

  • Greinke fans 11, Owings hits grand slam in Arizona win

     Zack Greinke struck out 11 in six innings, Chris Owings hit his first career grand slam and the Arizona Diamondbacks held on to beat the San Diego Padres 7-6 on Monday night.

  • Diamondbacks place Miller on 10-Day DL, recall Bracho

    The Arizona Diamondbacks have placed right-handed starter Shelby Miller on the 10-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation. 

  • McCarthy, Dodgers salvage final game of series in Arizona

    Brandon McCarthy gave Los Angeles a much-needed strong start, Yasmani Grandal homered in a six-run fifth inning and the Dodgers avoided being swept in three games in the desert with a 6-2 victory over the Diamondbacks on Sunday. 

  • (Photo by Torrence Dunham/Cronkite News)

    Experts: Impact of humidor at Chase Field could be significant

    Chase Field is often described as a hitter’s paradise and a pitcher’s nightmare, but with the impending installation of a humidor, the Arizona Diamondbacks are looking to change that.

  • Valley basketball star welcomed to WNBA by Magic Johnson

    It was a conversation Sydney Wiese had dreamed about. The Pinnacle High School alumna grew up watching old Magic Johnson clips with her dad, Troy. 

  • Tomas, Peralta power Diamondbacks past Dodgers 11-5

    Yasmany Tomas homered twice and David Peralta hit a team-record four doubles, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks to an 11-5 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night. 

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    Soccer star Didier Drogba arrives in Phoenix

    Drogba has landed! The international soccer superstar got a hero's welcome at Sky Harbor Airport on Friday evening. Didier Drogba will join Phoenix Rising Football club as a player and part owner.

  • Diamondbacks score 9 runs in 8th, rout Dodgers 13-5

     Paul Goldschmidt, Yasmany Tomas and Chris Iannetta each drove in two runs in a nine-run eighth inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks turned a close game into a 13-5 rout of the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night. 

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    Richard, backed by two homers, pitches Padres past D'backs

    Clayton Richard showed the Arizona Diamondbacks why the Padres wanted him back this season.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Cardinals release 2017 season schedule

    The countdown is on for the start of the regular season for the Arizona Cardinals and fans got their first look at when and where the games will be played.  

  • Lorenzo Romar ready to hit recruiting trail for Arizona

    After so many years of trying to beat the Arizona Wildcats, Lorenzo Romar has joined them. 

  • Cardinals coach Bruce Arians (left) and General Manager Steve Keim, address the media about the upcoming NFL Draft. The team could draft a quarterback of the future if the right player is available. (Source: Matt Faye/Cronkite News).

    Cardinals have eye on quarterbacks in upcoming NFL draft

    Cardinals coach Bruce Arians has groomed his fair share of talented young quarterbacks. He was the quarterbacks coach in Indianapolis when the Colts drafted Peyton Manning first overall in 1998. 

  • Valley Vista women's basketball celebrates unforgettable season

    What a year it was for the Valley Vista women's basketball team. The squad walked off the floor at GCU, beating Millenium in the 6A finals for their first state title. Their season was more than just glory of a championship; it was a season of heartache, pain, caring and ultimately believing in each other. Joe Pequeno reports.
     

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  • ASU QB Brady White will not transfer... ever

    QB Brady White will not transfer... ever

    Monday, August 17 2015 10:54 PM EDT2015-08-18 02:54:01 GMT
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    Brady White is the highest ranked quarterback ever to come to Arizona State University. The 4-star quarterback from Newhall, CA was ranked as the No. 2 pro-style QB in the county by Rivals. More >
    Brady White is the highest ranked quarterback ever to come to Arizona State University. The 4-star quarterback from Newhall, CA was ranked as the No. 2 pro-style QB in the county by Rivals. More >
  • Hurley hits the ground running with Sun Devils

    Hurley hits the ground running with Sun Devils

    Saturday, August 1 2015 5:50 PM EDT2015-08-01 21:50:32 GMT
    Bobby Hurley's arrival at Arizona State created a buzz in the desert and drew national attention to a program often overshadowed by its rival to the south. Before the initial fanfare of his hiring had subsided, Hurley was already at work, watching recruits, building his coaching staff, doing all the little things behind the scenes to get his tenure off to a good start.More >
    Bobby Hurley's arrival at Arizona State created a buzz in the desert and drew national attention to a program often overshadowed by its rival to the south. Before the initial fanfare of his hiring had subsided, Hurley was already at work, watching recruits, building his coaching staff, doing all the little things behind the scenes to get his tenure off to a good start.More >
  • Four Sun Devils awarded Pac-12 postgraduate scholarships

    Four Sun Devils awarded Pac-12 postgraduate scholarships

    Thursday, July 9 2015 11:56 PM EDT2015-07-10 03:56:03 GMT
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    Four Arizona State University student-athletes were named recipients of the Pac-12 Postgraduate Scholarships, Pac-12 Conference Commissioner Larry Scott announced on Thursday.The 2014-15 scholarship recipients are wrestlings Chace Eskam, mens swimmings Zac Dalby, womens basketballs Isidora Purkovic, and softballs Haley Steele.Each scholarship of $3,000 go to student-athletes with a minimum 3.0 grade point average who have also demonstrated a commitment to continuing education, campus a...More >
    Four Arizona State University student-athletes were named recipients of the Pac-12 Postgraduate Scholarships, Pac-12 Conference Commissioner Larry Scott announced on Thursday.The 2014-15 scholarship recipients are wrestlings Chace Eskam, mens swimmings Zac Dalby, womens basketballs Isidora Purkovic, and softballs Haley Steele.Each scholarship of $3,000 go to student-athletes with a minimum 3.0 grade point average who have also demonstrated a commitment to continuing education, campus a...More >