• Diamondbacks’ Alex Avila (5) is greeted by Ketel Marte (4) after hitting a two-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Chad Kuhl during the third inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Thursday, June 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

    Marte, Avila power Diamondbacks over Pirates 9-3

    Ketel Marte and Alex Avila each hit two-run homers and the Arizona Diamondbacks scored eight runs in the first three innings to power their way to a 9-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Shelby Miller throws to the plate against the San Diego Padres during the first inning of a baseball game in San Diego, Tuesday, April 18, 2017. (Source: AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

    Miller set to be activated from DL, join Arizona rotation

    Shelby Miller is scheduled to return to the Arizona Diamondbacks’ rotation Monday after making four rehab starts in the minor leagues.

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    Trout stays hot, Angels hold on for 5-4 win over Arizona

    There is never a June gloom for Los Angeles Angels superstar Mike Trout. 

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ David Peralta, from left, Jon Jay and Jarrod Dyson celebrate the team’s 7-4 win against the Los Angeles Angels in a baseball game, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Anaheim, Calif. (Source: AP Photo)

    Dyson’s catch, Goldschmidt’s HR lead Arizona past Halos, 7-4

    Paul Goldschmidt hit an early two-run homer and Zack Greinke pitched into the seventh inning of the Arizona Diamondbacks’ 12th victory in 16 games in June, 7-4 over the struggling Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks David Peralta watches his RBI-double against the New York Mets in the fourth inning during a baseball game, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Nimmo, Cabrera hit HRs in 9th, rally Mets past D-backs 5-3

    Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera homered off Brad Boxberger in a four-run ninth inning and the New York Mets rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 on Sunday.

  • New York Mets’ Devin Mesoraco (29) upends Diamondbacks shortstop Nick Ahmed, left, after Mesoraco was forced out at second base as Diamondbacks’ Ketel Marte, back right, watches during the fourth inning Saturday, June 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Conforto homers, Matz strong as Mets beat D’backs 5-1

    Michael Conforto homered and drove in four runs, Steven Matz pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the New York Mets beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Saturday night.

  • New York Mets’ Jose Bautista is tagged out at the plate by Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Alex Avila while trying to score on a fly ball hit by Amed Rosario during the second inning of a baseball game Friday, June 15, 2018, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

    Goldschmidt, Descalso power D-backs past sinking Mets 7-3

    Paul Goldschmidt and Daniel Descalso homered, Zack Godley pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the staggering New York Mets 7-3 on Friday night.

  • New York Mets’ Asdrubal Cabrera (13) throws to first after forcing out Arizona Diamondbacks’ Jon Jay (9) on a double play hit into by Nick Ahmed during the fifth inning of a baseball game Thursday, June 14, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Matt York)

    Peralta homers twice in Diamondbacks’ 6-3 win over the Mets

    David Peralta hit a pair of solo homers, Matt Koch pitched six effective innings in a combined four-hitter and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the New York Mets 6-3 on Thursday night.

  • Pittsburgh Pirates’ Gregory Polanco, left, scores a run as Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Jeff Mathis, right, waits for a late throw during the second inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/ROSS D. Franklin)

    Taillon sharp, Pirates beat Diamondbacks 5-4 to avoid sweep

    The Pittsburgh Pirates had what looked like an out turn into a home run. They made a couple of questionable decisions, endured some nerve-wracking moments in the ninth inning. But they’re leaving Arizona with a win, which is all that really matters.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ Jon Jay reacts after hitting a three-run home run against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo)

    Jay hits 3-run HR, D-backs top Pirates 13-8 for 5th straight

    Jon Jay got his first three hits for Arizona, including a three-run homer, and the Diamondbacks won their fifth game in a row with a sloppy 13-8 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ John Ryan Murphy is tagged out by Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Diaz while trying to score on a base hit by Chris Owings during the second inning of a baseball game, Monday, June 11, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source:AP Photo)

    Diamondbacks score on late wild pitches to beat Pirates 9-5

    Jake Lamb hit a tying-three run homer in the seventh inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks scored nine runs after Joe Musgrove hit Chris Owings to rally past the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-5 on Monday night.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ Paul Goldschmidt, center, is congratulated after scoring on a double hit by Ketel Marte off Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Jerry Vasto in Denver. (Source: AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Diamondbacks' Goldschmidt named NL Player of the Week

    After struggling for two months, Paul Goldschmidt returned to his MVP form with a week to remember.

  • Goldschmidt after homering (Source: AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Goldschmidt stays hot as Diamondbacks beat Rockies 8-3

    Paul Goldschmidt doubled and tripled and had two RBIs to finish off a dominating series and the Arizona Diamondbacks earned an 8-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ David Peralta watches his two-run single off Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Bryan Shaw during the eighth inning of a baseball game Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Denver. (Source: AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Goldschmidt stays hot, Shaw melts down, D’Backs top Rockies

    Paul Goldschmidt keeps providing souvenirs at Coors Field. What killed the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night wasn’t his second straight two-homer game but a soft dribbler back to the mound by pinch-hitter Ketel Marte that keyed Arizona’s 12-7 comeback win.

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    Goldschmidt stays hot, Shaw melts down, D'Backs top Rockies

    Paul Goldschmidt had his second straight two-homer game and drove in four runs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks took advantage of a double error by Brian Shaw to rally past the Colorado Rockies 12-7 on Saturday night. S

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ Paul Goldschmidt watches his solo home run off Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Brooks Pounders during the ninth inning of a baseball game Friday, June 8, 2018, in Denver. Arizona won 9-4. (Source: AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Goldschmidt homers twice, Diamondbacks beat Rockies 9-4

    Paul Goldschmidt has looked like a new slugger since the calendar turned. Goldschmidt continued his sizzling June with two long home runs and a double, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 9-4 on Friday night.

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    Arizona gets Jon Jay from Royals for 2 minor league pitchers

    The Arizona Diamondbacks acquired outfielder Jon Jay in a trade with the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday in exchange for two minor league pitchers.

  • San Francisco Giants’ Alen Hanson, right, celebrates with Mac Williamson (51) after hitting a two run home run off Arizona Diamondbacks’ Brad Boxberger in the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in San Francisco. (Source: AP Photo)

    Crawford’s RBI single leads Giants past D-Backs, 5-4 in 10

    Alen Hanson had a tying, two-run homer off Brad Boxberger with two outs in the ninth inning, Brandon Crawford singled home Andrew McCutchen in the 10th and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 on Wednesday for their sixth win in seven games.

  • Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin, center left, removes his cap as he wipes his face during a mound visit in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, in San Francisco. (Source: AP Photo/Ben Margot)

    Diamondbacks edge Giants 3-2, spoil Bumgarner’s season debut

    Madison Bumgarner’s mere presence back on the mound and healthy after all these months meant so much to the San Francisco Giants, even in defeat.

  • San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner works against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 5, 2018, in San Francisco. (Source:AP Photo/Ben Margot)

    Diamondbacks edge Giants 3-2, spoil Bumgarner’s season debut

    Paul Goldschmidt had three hits for Arizona, and pinch-hitter Jake Lamb provided an important insurance run with an RBI single in the ninth.

  • Andrew McCutchen and Brandon Crawford opened a seven-run fourth inning with back-to-back home runs, and the San Francisco Giants got back to .500 on the season by beating the first-place Arizona Diamondbacks 10-3 on Monday night. (Source: AP Photo)

    Giants beat Diamondbacks 10-3 to get back to .500

    Andrew McCutchen and Brandon Crawford opened a seven-run fourth inning with back-to-back home runs, and the San Francisco Giants got back to .500 on the season by beating the first-place Arizona Diamondbacks 10-3 on Monday night.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Matt Koch throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Sunday, June 3, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Koch shuts down Marlins, D-backs win 6-1 to complete sweep

    After losing 15 of its 17 previous games, Arizona completed a 5-1 homestand against Cincinnati and Miami.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ Paul Goldschmidt, right, celebrates with David Peralta (6) after hitting a solo home run against the Miami Marlins in the first inning of a baseball game, Saturday, June 2, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Goldschmidt, Peralta power Diamondbacks over Marlins

    Paul Goldschmidt and David Peralta homered, Zack Greinke pitched into the seventh inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Miami Marlins 6-2 on Saturday night.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ John Ryan Murphy celebrates with Jake Lamb (22) after hitting a two-run home run against the Miami Marlins during the fifth inning during a baseball game Friday, June 1, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Diamondbacks tie franchise mark with 6 HRs, beat Marlins 9-1

    Arizona’s bats woke up during a three-game series against Cincinnati. The Diamondbacks kept rolling in their opener against Miami, sending one ball after another over the Chase Field walls.

  • a fan runs her hands through Archie Bradley's beard while the D-backs pitcher was delivering groceries on Thursday in Phoenix. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Diamondbacks' Archie Bradley surprises local shoppers

    D-backs pitcher Archie Bradley teamed up with Body Armour and Fry's to help bring customers their groceries.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ John Ryan Murphy (36) scores on a double by David Peralta as Cincinnati Reds catcher Tucker Barnhart misses the tag during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 30, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Matt York)

    Duvall’s slam helps Reds beat Diamondbacks 7-4

    Adam Duvall’s grand slam erased an early four-run deficit, and the Cincinnati Reds rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-4 on Wednesday.

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks bashed the ball around the yard in their series opener against Cincinnati. (Source: AP Photo)

    Descalso, Godley send Diamondbacks over Reds 5-2

    Daniel Descalso sparked Arizona’s offense with a two-run homer, Zack Godley pitched six effective innings and the Diamondbacks made the most of their four hits to beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-2.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ Chris Owings celebrates with Paul Goldschmidt (44) after hitting a three-run home run in the fifth inning during a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Monday, May 28, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    D-backs hit 3 HRs, offense erupts for 12-5 win over Reds

    The Diamondbacks, in their highest-scoring game of the season, were aided by three Cincinnati errors.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Greinke throws against the Oakland Athletics during the first inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, May 27, 2018. (Source: AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Chapman lifts A’s over Diamondbacks 2-1

    A little patience at the plate helped the Athletics offset the normally pinpoint accuracy of Arizona pitcher Zack Greinke in the sixth inning.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks Ketel Marte (4) tosses his helmet after striking out to end the top half of the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, Saturday, May 26, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. (Source: AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron)

    Mengden tosses 2-hitter as A’s top Diamondbacks 3-0

    Daniel Mengden and catcher Bruce Maxwell had a plan, and it worked out quite well. Mengden pitched a two-hitter for his second career shutout, and the Oakland Athletics beat the slumping Arizona Diamondbacks 3-0 on Saturday.

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    Diamondbacks end 7-game skid with 7-1 win over Athletics

    Patrick Corbin allowed four hits in seven innings and Nick Ahmed homered to help the Arizona Diamondbacks snap a seven-game losing streak with a 7-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Friday night.

  • Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell congratulates Tyler Saladino after his home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks Wednesday, May 23, 2018, in Milwaukee. (Source: AP Photo/Morry Gash)

    Brewers’ 7-run 4th helps sweep Diamondbacks 9-2

    The three games marked the Brewers’ first sweep of the Diamondbacks since June 2-4, 2008.

  • In his first season with Arizona, the 29-year-old Souza is hitting .163 (7 for 43) with one RBI. (Source: AP Photo)

    Souza put back on DL by Diamondbacks with pectoral strain

    Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Steven Souza Jr. is back on the 10-day disabled list.

  • Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Milwaukee. (Source: AP Photo/Morry Gash)

    Chacin, bullpen pitch Brewers past slumping Diamondbacks 1-0

    The Diamondbacks have lost six in a row and 12 of 13 -- scoring just 24 runs in that stretch.

  • Milwaukee Brewers’ Lorenzo Cain celebrates after hitting a home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks Monday, May 21, 2018, in Milwaukee. (Source: AP Photo/Morry Gash)

    Brewers hit 3 HRs off Greinke, beat Diamondbacks 4-2

    Arizona has lost five in a row and 11 of 12, scoring just 24 runs in that span.

  • New York Mets’ Amed Rosario (1) runs the bases after hitting a home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game as Arizona Diamondbacks third baseman Jake Lamb (22) looks away Sunday, May 20, 2018, in New York. (Source: AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

    Rosario hits 2 HRs, leads Syndergaard, Mets over Arizona 4-1

    Arizona has lost four in a row and 10 of 11, scoring just 22 runs in that span.

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    Mets beat D-backs in fog for 1st back-to-back wins in month

    Devin Mesoraco hit a tying, two-run homer through Citi Field's murky fog in the eighth inning, Wilmer Flores hit a game-ending sacrifice fly in the ninth and the New York Mets beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 Saturday night to win consecutive games for the first time in a month.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ Steven Souza Jr. pulls off his batting helmet after striking out against the New York Mets during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Friday, May 18, 2018, in New York. (Source: AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

    D-Backs will wait until Monday for Souza DL decision

    The Arizona Diamondbacks will wait until Monday before deciding whether outfielder Steven Souza Jr. will go back on the disabled list.

  • Mets beat Diamondbacks 3-1 behind deGrom, Conforto

    Jacob deGrom matched a career high with 13 strikeouts, Michael Conforto went 4 for 4 with two RBIs and the New York Mets beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 on Friday night.

  • Milwaukee Brewers’ Travis Shaw (21) celebrates his two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks with teammate Lorenzo Cain (6) during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Brewers hit 4 HRs, win 8-2 against skidding D-backs

    Arizona finished a 1-6 homestand and has lost seven of eight heading into a nine-game trip.

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Tuesday night. (Source: AP Photo)

    Descalso knocks in run in 8th, D-backs end skid with 2-1 win

    Daniel Descalso singled home Jarrod Dyson with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Tuesday night to snap a six-game losing streak.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock lands awkwardly as he dives for a line drive hit by Milwaukee Brewers’ Tyler Saladino during the ninth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 14, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Arizona’s AJ Pollock out 4-8 weeks with broken thumb

    Arizona’s already sputtering offense has taken a severe hit: center fielder A.J. Pollock is expected to miss four-to-eight weeks with a broken left thumb. Pollock was injured diving unsuccessfully for Tyler Saladino’s line drive that turned into an inside-the-park home run in the ninth inning of Monday’s 7-2 loss to Milwaukee. [RELATED: Pollock hurt on inside-the-parker, Brewers beat D-backs] Manager Torey Lovullo said Tuesday that Pollock has an avulsion fra...
  • The Arizona Diamondbacks are once again offering their summer pass deal. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    D-backs offer summer pass; fans can get 40 home games for $80

    The Arizona Diamondbacks are on a tear through the National League and they hope to match that intensity in the stands with their summer pass.

  • A. J. Pollock dived for Tyler Saladino's line drive in the ninth inning, missed and rolled over his glove hand. (Source: AP Photo)

    Pollock hurt on inside-the-parker, Brewers beat D-backs

    Pinch-hitter Tyler Saladino dashed around the bases for an inside-the-park home run after Arizona center fielder A.J. Pollock was injured diving for the ball, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the slumping Diamondbacks 7-2 on Monday night.

  • Washington Nationals Mark Raynolds (14) celebrates with Bob Henley after hitting a two run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the eighth inning during a baseball game, Sunday, May 13, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Reynolds has 2 HR in Nats debut, Washington sweeps Dbacks

    The Diamondbacks lost their fifth straight.

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    Strasburg, Nationals edge Diamondbacks 2-1

    With their star-studded lineup and pitching staff, the Washington Nationals can win in a variety of ways. 

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    Scherzer fans 11, pitches Nationals past Diamondbacks 3-1

    Max Scherzer struck out 11 over seven innings of four-hit ball, Trea Turner hit a leadoff home run and the Washington Nationals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 Friday night. 

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    Adams' RBI single in 11th gives Nationals 2-1 win at Arizona

    Matt Adams singled in a run in the 11th inning and the Washington Nationals opened a four-game series in Arizona with a 2-1 victory over the Diamondbacks on Thursday night.

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    County board approves deal for Diamondbacks to leave Chase

    The Arizona Diamondbacks can leave Chase Field to find a new home by 2022 without penalty following a vote by the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors.

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks will be celebrating Mother's Day this Sunday with an evening game vs. the Washington Nationals at Chase Field. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    D-backs to celebrate Mother's Day with unique festivities and food

    Take your mother out to the ballgame! The Arizona Diamondbacks will be celebrating Mother's Day this Sunday with an evening game vs. the Washington Nationals at Chase Field. There are plenty of festivities and food options in store for the special day.

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks lost 6-3 to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night. (Source: AP Photo)

    Dodgers beat NL West-leading D-backs 6-3, end 3-game skid

    Kyle Farmer’s sacrifice fly scored the go-ahead run in a sixth inning that included mistakes by Arizona’s bullpen and helped Los Angeles beat the NL West-leading Diamondbacks 6-3 on Wednesday night.

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-5 on Tuesday night. (Source: AP Photo)

    Homer-happy D-backs beat Dodgers 8-5 in 12 innings

    David Descalso hit a tiebreaking, pinch-hit three-run homer in the 12th inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-5 on Tuesday night.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock (11) celebrates with relief pitcher Archie Bradley, left, after the final out of a baseball game against the Houston Astros, Sunday, May 6, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Pollock, Peralta, pitching propel Diamondbacks to fast start

    Two starting pitchers are hurt. So is the slugging third baseman. The team’s best player is in one of his worst slumps. And yet the Arizona Diamondbacks keep winning.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Matt Koch throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 6, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Sharp Koch leads Diamondbacks to 3-1 win over Astros

    Koch allowed a run and six hits in 6 1/3 innings for the Diamondbacks, who have yet to lose a series this season.

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks’ bullpen cart is driven on the warning track during the eighth inning of the team’s baseball game against the Houston Astros, Saturday, May 5, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Slow ride: D-backs bullpen cart finally used in 18th game

    The Diamondbacks’ bullpen cart has finally made its maiden voyage.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks David Peralta scores a run in front of Houston Astros catcher Brian McCann on a sacrifice fly by A.J. Pollock during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 5, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Pollock RBI single in ninth lifts D-backs over Astros 4-3

    A.J. Pollock got the pitch he was looking for, and while his game-winning hit wasn't a long line drive, it got the job done.

  • Los Angeles Dodgers Matt Kemp scores on a past ball in front of Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Jorge De La Rosa (29) during the eighth inning of a baseball game Thursday, May 3, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Dodgers rally on pair of wild pitches, beat D-backs 5-2

    Arizona reliever Jorge De La Rosa threw a pair of run-scoring wild pitches during an eighth-inning rally that sent the Dodgers over the Diamondbacks.

  • D-backs reach settlement with Maricopa County over Chase Field

    The agreement would allow the team to explore rebuilding Chase Field or moving to another location.

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    Verdugo, bullpen help Dodgers end skids, 2-1 over D-backs

    Alex Verdugo doubled and scored twice, and a struggling Los Angeles bullpen picked up injured starter Hyun-Jin Ryu to help the Dodgers defeat the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 on Wednesday night.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ Daniel Descalso follows through on a two-run triple against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 1, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Matt York)

    Descalso’s 2-run triple lifts D-backs past Dodgers 4-3

    Daniel Descalso atoned for a costly error with a two-run, go-ahead triple in the seventh inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied to beat Los Angeles 4-3 on Tuesday night, handing the Dodgers their fourth straight loss and seventh in eight games. The Diamondbacks won for the fifth time in six games, improving to 21-8, tied with Boston for best record in baseball and Arizona’s best start through 29 games in the franchise’s history. Clayton Kershaw left the game after s...
  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ A.J. Pollock connects for a home run, his second of the night, during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers Monday, April 30, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Pollock hits 3 HRs, Greinke pitches D-backs past Dodgers 8-5

    All three of A.J. Pollock’s drives were solo shots in the first three-homer game of his career.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Robbie Ray (38) leaves the game during the second inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. (Source: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

    Diamondbacks lose another starter as Ray goes on 10-day DL

    Robbie Ray, an All-Star and 15-game winner last season, left with one out in the second inning of Arizona’s 3-1 loss at Washington on Sunday.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks relief pitcher T.J. McFarland (30) bobbles a ball hit by Washington Nationals’ Ryan Zimmerman during the second inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park Sunday, April 29, 2018, in Washington. (Source: AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

    Gonzalez leads Nats to 3-1 victory over Diamondbacks

    After allowing Wieters’ homer, T.J. McFarland (1-1) loaded the bases and bobbled a grounder to allow another run to score.

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    Diamondbacks beat Nationals 4-3 on bases-loaded walk

    David Peralta connected twice in his first multihomer game and Nick Ahmed scored the winning run on a bases-loaded walk in the 10th inning, sending the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ Nick Ahmed hits a three-run home run off Philadelphia Phillies’ Ben Lively during the third inning of a baseball game, Thursday, April 26, 2018, in Philadelphia. (Source: AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)

    Diamondbacks power past Phillies 8-2

    The Diamondbacks improved to 17-7, matching the best 24-game start in franchise history. Arizona also went 17-7 in 2008.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ A.J. Pollock, right, is tagged out at home plate by Philadelphia Phillies’ Andrew Knapp after Jarrod Dyson hit a fielders choice during the fourth inning of a baseball game. (Source: AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)

    Altherr goes deep to back Arrieta, Phils beat D’Backs 5-3

    The Diamondbacks had won eight straight games in Philadelphia, dating to 2016.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks’ Alex Avila follows through after hitting a RBI single to score A.J. Pollock off Philadelphia Phillies’ Victor Arano during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 24, 2018. (Source: AP Photo/Derik Hamilton)

    Avila leads Diamondbacks in 8-4 win over Phillies

    Alex Avila broke out of his slump in a big way. Avila homered among his three hits and drove in two runs.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Patrick Corbin throws against the San Diego Padres during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 22, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Corbin fans 11 in 6 innings, D-backs win 7th straight series

    The Arizona Diamondbacks became the first team in 15 years to win their first seven series of a season.

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    Godley, Pollock lead D-Backs past Padres 6-2

    Zack Godley settled down after a shaky start to throw 5 1/3 solid innings and singled home a run as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Diego Padres 6-2 on Saturday night.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks Chris Owings (16) catches a fly ball hit by San Francisco Giants' Joe Panik, while colliding with teammate A.J. Pollock during the third inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Phoenix (AP Photo/Matt York)

    Diamondbacks' Owings injured in collision with Pollock

    Arizona right fielder Chris Owings has left the Diamondbacks' game against the San Francisco Giants after colliding with center fielder A.J. Pollock.

  • San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt (9) celebrates his two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks with Hunter Pence, left, and other teammates during the 10th inning Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Belt homers as Giants beat Diamondbacks 4-3

    Brad Boxberger (0-1) had opened the season with seven scoreless appearances of an inning apiece.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Taijuan Walker throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, April 14, 2018, in Los Angeles. (Source: AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Diamondbacks' Taijuan Walker out for season with UCL tear

    Diamondbacks pitcher Taijuan Walker will have Tommy John Surgery.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Patrick Corbin throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Tuesday, April 17, 2018, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Belt's check-swing ruins Corbin's no-no, Dbacks 1-hit Giants

    One check swing ended Patrick Corbin's bid. No history, but one awfully dominant performance.

  • Clayton Kershaw took care of the Los Angeles Dodgers' long drought against the Diamondbacks. (Source: AP Photo)

    Kershaw sharp, Dodgers end 11-game skid vs Diamondbacks, 7-2

    Clayton Kershaw struck out 12 and pitched two-hit ball over seven innings as the Dodgers ended an 11-game losing streak to Arizona in the regular season, beating the Diamondbacks 7-2 on Sunday.

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    Pollock's two homers lift Diamondbacks to win over Dodgers

    About the only thing that went wrong for Arizona in another win over the Dodgers was a base-running blunder that took away a home run.

  • the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Franciso Giants 7-3 on Wednesday. (Source: AP Photo)

    Goldschmidt, Murphy homer as Diamondbacks beat Giants 7-3

    Paul Goldschmidt and John Ryan Murphy hit home runs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Giants 7-3 on Wednesday to take two of three at AT&T Park.

  • The San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 on Tuesday night. (Source: AP Photo)

    2 for 22: McCutchen walks off SF again, this time vs D-backs

    Andrew McCutchen hit a bases-loaded single for his second walk-off of his first homestand at AT&T Park, lifting the San Francisco Giants over the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 on Tuesday night.

  • St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, right, throws off his mask as he argues with Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo during an altercation in the second inning on Sunday, April 8, 2018, in St. Louis. (Source: AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    D-backs manager suspended one game

    D-backs' Torey Lovullo won't manage on Tuesday night in San Francisco. 

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 on Monday night. (Source: AP Photo)

    Godley throws 7 strong as D-backs top Giants 2-1

    Zack Godley pitched seven scoreless innings, Paul Goldschmidt had an RBI triple and the Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 on Monday night.

  • St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina, right, is held back by Arizona Diamondbacks' Daniel Descalso (3) and Alex Avila (5) as he yells at Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo. (Source: AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    Diamondbacks beat Cards 4-1 after benches clear, start 7-2

    Arizona opened the season with three straight series wins for the first time, and its 7-2 start matched the franchise best accomplished four previous times.

  • Martinez, Cards top D-backs 5-3 in coldest St. Louis start

    In the coldest home start in Cardinals' history, Jose Martinez homered and drove in four runs as St. Louis ended the Arizona Diamondbacks' four-game winning streak with a 5-3 victory on Saturday. 

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    Ray, D-backs spoil Cardinals' home opener with 2-hitter

    Robbie Ray struck out nine over six innings and the bullpen closed out a two-hitter, helping the Diamondbacks spoil the St. Louis Cardinals' home opener 3-1 on Thursday night.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Patrick Corbin (46) leaves the baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the eighth inning Wednesday, April 4, 2018, in Phoenix. The Diamondbacks won 3-0. (Source: AP Photo/Matt York)

    Corbin strikes out 12 as Diamondbacks sweep Dodgers

    The Diamondbacks swept the three-game series and won their ninth straight game against the Dodgers.

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    Kershaw gives up 2 HRs to lefties, D-backs beat Dodgers 6-1

    Daniel Descalso and David Peralta became the first lefty-batting teammates to homer off Kershaw in the same game, lifting the Diamondbacks over the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1 on Tuesday night.

  • MLB pitchers face line drives coming back at them at over 100 mph. (Source: The Associated Press)

    If MLB allowed pitchers to wear masks would they use them?

    A line-drive hit straight back at the pitcher is one of the scariest moments in baseball.

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    Jansen blows save, D-backs beat Dodgers 8-7 in 15 innings

    Chris Owings hit a three-run homer off All-Star closer Kenley Jansen with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to force extra innings, and the Arizona Diamondbacks scored twice in the 15th to rally past the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-7 early Tuesday.

  • Former Diamondback closer, B.K. Kim threw out the first pitch. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 News)

    Dodgers, DBacks begin series, former closer Kim tosses first pitch

    The Diamondbacks are celebrating their 20th anniversary in 2018 and bringing back familiar faces from the past.

  • (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    Blackmon homers twice, Rockies beat Diamondbacks 2-1

    Charlie Blackmon homered twice and the Colorado Rockies salvaged the final game of their season-opening series in Arizona with a 2-1 victory over the Diamondbacks on Saturday night. 

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    Arizona Diamondbacks hold 6th Annual Race Against Cancer

    A record 3,688 runners and walkers put on their running shoes Saturday morning to take part in the 6th Annual Diamondbacks Cancer Run.

  • Among the things the Diamondbacks added for the 2018 season was a humidor. It is expected to reduce the amount of home runs at Chase Field. (Photo by Blaine McCormick/Cronkite News)

    Eye on the ball: Humidor debuts in Diamondbacks opener

    By Katie Woo Cronkite News PHOENIX – When the Arizona Diamondbacks took the field against the Colorado Rockies in their season opener, a new piece of equipment made its debut behind the scenes. The humidor. The team is storing baseballs in a climate-controlled chamber, which will alter their weight because of extra humidity, general manager Mike Hazen said. 

  • Chase Field has a humidor like the one at Coors Field, and our Royal Norman really wants to see it. Baseballs have been stored in a humidor at Coors Field since 2002. (AP)

    The secret humidor of Chase Field

    A humidor is being used to treat baseballs at Chase Field for the 2018 season and it's going to change the game.

  • (Source: Tim Ring, 3TV/CBS 5)

    Shirtless streaker interrupts Diamondbacks season opener

    A fan briefly interrupted the Diamondbacks' season opener game against the Colorado Rockies at Chase Field.

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks won their Opening Day versus the Colorado Rockies, 8-2, on Wednesday night. (Source: AP Photo)

    Lamb's 4 RBIs help D-backs open with 8-2 win over Rockies

    Patrick Corbin struck out eight while pitching into the sixth inning and the Diamondbacks got hits up and down the lineup in an 8-2 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night.

  • FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2017, file photo, Arizona Diamondbacks' Patrick Corbin throws a pitch against the Miami Marlins during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    D-backs tab lefty Corbin for opening day start vs Rockies

    Left-hander Patrick Corbin has been chosen to start for the Arizona Diamondbacks on opening day. Manager Torey Lovullo made the announcement Saturday.

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    Buoyed by 2017 success, Diamondbacks expect to contend

    The Arizona Diamondbacks were one of baseball's big surprises a year ago. The surprise this year would be if they don't keep winning.  

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks' 20th anniversary season will open to a day full of fun festivities for the whole family at Chase Field. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Opening Day fun: Plenty of festivities ahead of D-backs' 20th anniversary season

    The Arizona Diamondbacks' 20th anniversary season will open to a day full of fun festivities for the whole family at Chase Field.

  • Nearly a quarter-century since relievers stopped catching rides to the mound, the bullpen cart will become the latest retro feature to make a return to the big leagues. (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks/AP Photo)

    Roll 'em! Bullpen buggies back in bigs, thanks to D-backs

    Nearly a quarter-century since relievers stopped catching rides to the mound, the bullpen cart will become the latest retro feature to make a return to the big leagues.

  • The Diamondbacks are set to celebrate their 20th anniversary on Saturday (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    Diamondbacks to celebrate 20th anniversary game this Saturday

    The Arizona Diamondbacks have planned a big bash to celebrate their 20th anniversary on Saturday.

  • FILE - Arizona Diamondbacks' Ketel Marte follows through on a triple against the Colorado Rockies during the fourth inning of the National League wild-card playoff baseball game. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

    Ketel Marte and Diamondbacks finalize $24M, 5-year deal

    The 24-year-old was on track to become eligible for salary arbitration next winter and for free agency after the 2022 season.

  • A person familiar with the deal says the Arizona Diamondbacks and infielder Ketel Marte have agreed to a $24 million, five-year contract. (Source: AP Photo)

    AP source: D-backs, Marte agree to $24 million, 5-year deal

    A person familiar with the deal says the Arizona Diamondbacks and infielder Ketel Marte have agreed to a $24 million, five-year contract.

  • The Arizona ace pitched one-hit ball over six innings in the Diamondbacks' 7-0 exhibition victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night. (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    Greinke one-hits Cleveland through 6, D-backs romp 7-0

    The Arizona ace pitched one-hit ball over six innings in the Diamondbacks' 7-0 exhibition victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night.

  • Last season, Nick and Amanda Ahmed helped raise over $10,000 toward their PledgeIt campaign, now they want to go even bigger. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    D-backs' Ahmed pledges $100 per hit this season toward 'Striking Out Poverty'

    Last season, Arizona Diamondbacks' Nick Ahmed launched a PledgeIt campaign based on team wins and exceeded its goal of $10,000 in just three weeks. Now, the Ahmed family has got their sights even higher.

  • (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    D-backs Ray fans 12 with no walks in minor league game

    Saying he's not disappointed about being passed over as Arizona's opening day starter, Robbie Ray dominated a minor league game in his final spring training appearance on Sunday.

  • The D-backs 20th anniversary exhibit starts with a picture of their two most popular players. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    What's new at Chase Field

    It’s a season 20 years in the making. Opening Day is in eight days and the D-backs will debut new food, seats and technology, along with a walk down memory lane in 2018. 

  • (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    "They weren't a fluke:" Sports Illustrated preview of the 2018 Arizona Diamondbacks

    Opening Day is eight days away. Can the Diamondbacks make a return run to the postseason? Sports Illustrated Executive Editor Steve Cannella thinks so.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks' A.J. Pollock (11) is greeted by bench coach Jerry Narron (12) after scoring on a sacrifice fly by Jake Lamb during the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, March 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Matt York)

    D-backs face decisions at closer, middle infield

    With two weeks left of spring training, the Arizona Diamondbacks still are grappling with a pair of significant unresolved issues.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 News)

    Diamondbacks manager has tough choice to make at shortstop

    The great thing about Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo, he always has an easy demeanor and knows the pulse of his team.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Robbie Ray throws against the Cincinnati Reds during the first inning of a spring training baseball game Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, in Goodyear, Ariz. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Arizona's All-Star lefty gets off to good start in spring

    Robbie Ray sure looked like that tough, young 15-game winner in his first start of spring training.

  • Steve Souza said he was surprised he was traded to the Diamondbacks. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Ray of hope: Souza begging D-backs Manager to be in the lineup

    The slugger has yet to play in a game yet for the Arizona Diamondbacks as the team gives him time to acclimate to his new surroundings.

  • The D-backs opened the spring against Arizona State. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    D-backs open spring with win over the Sun Devils

    Paul Goldschmidt was not in the lineup, but he was in high demand at Salt River Fields. The D-backs played their annual game against a local college, and this year it was ASU’s turn. 

  • In this Aug. 6, 2017 file photo, Tampa Bay Rays' Steven Souza Jr. celebrates after his walk off home run off Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Jacob Barnes during the ninth inning of an interleague baseball game in St. Petersburg. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

    Surprised by trade, Souza take prime role with Diamondbacks

    Surprised to be traded, Steven Souza Jr. heads to Arizona for what promises to be a key role on a Diamondbacks team that expects to be good.

  • New D-backs catcher Alex Avila has voice for broadcasting. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    New catcher Avila to have big voice in D-backs clubhouse

    With J.D. Martinez officially signing with the Red Sox, the D-backs are now forced to replace the biggest bat in their lineup during a 2017 playoff run. 

  • FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 file photo, Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Brandon Drury waits to hit prior to the National League wild-card playoff baseball game against the Colorado Rockies in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    3-team trade sends Drury to Yankees, Souza to Diamondbacks

    Steven Souza Jr. helps fill a power void in Arizona's outfield created by J.D. Martinez's departure.

  • Seattle Mariners' Jarrod Dyson is interviewed after a baseball game against the New York Mets, Saturday, July 29, 2017, in Seattle. (Source: AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

    OF Jarrod Dyson, D-backs reach 2-year, $7.5 million deal

    Arizona announced the contract late Monday afternoon, shortly after the Boston Red Sox reached a deal with J.D. Martinez.

  • Full squad workouts began today at the Dbacks camp. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5 News)

    D-Backs' expectations, enthusiasm high as team holds first full squad workout

    Arizona Diamondbacks Manager Torey Lovullo and General Manager Mike Hazen have raised expectations in the desert. No one gave the team a chance in 2017.  Playing with a chip on it's shoulder all season, the squad won 93 games and made the playoffs. 

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    Diamondbacks Fan Fest event information

    The Arizona Diamondbacks will host the 14th annual Chevrolet D-backs Fan Fest.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks pitchers and catchers reported for Cactus League spring training workouts at Salt River Fields in Scottsdale. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    SLIDESHOW: D-backs pitchers and catchers report for spring training workouts

    Arizona Diamondbacks pitchers and catchers reported for Cactus League spring training workouts at Salt River Fields in Scottsdale on Wednesday, Feb. 14.

  • Archie Bradley is in the running to be the D-backs' next closer. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Confident and well-armed D-backs hold first spring training workout

    A season removed from an unexpected run to the 2017 NLDS, the 2018 Arizona Diamondbacks opened spring training Wednesday morning under grey skies at Salt River Fields. The book on 2017 may be closed, but the feelings linger.

  • Hirano signed a two-year, $6 million dollar deal last December. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Arming for 2018: Hirano arrives from Japan hoping to bolster D-backs bullpen

    Out of respect for his new home and the new team, D-backs pitcher Yoshihisa Hirano Monday opened his introductory press conference at Salt River Fields with a solid effort in English.

  • FILE - In this June 1, 2017, file photo, Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo walks from the mound during a baseball game against the Miami Marlins in Miami. (Source: AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

    Martinez gone but D-backs return formidable roster

    There isn't a lot new to the Arizona Diamondbacks this spring, with a couple of notable exceptions.

  • Amy and Paul Goldschmidt are teaming up to raise money for Phoenix Children's Hospital. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    D-backs Goldschmidt discusses J.D. Martinez future as he prepares for bowling bash

    Paul Goldschmidt’s goals right now have nothing to do with making another run at MVP. 

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    D-backs finalize $8.25M, 2-year deal with catcher Alex Avila

    The Arizona Diamondbacks have finalized an $8.25 million, two-year contract with free-agent catcher Alex Avila.

  • Safety netting will extend to the far end of each dugout in the 2018 season. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    More safety: D-backs to extend netting at Chase Field

    The safety netting will extend to the far end of each dugout in the 2018 season. 

  • FILE - In this Dec. 10, 2013, file photo, former Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Kevin Towers address reporters at baseball's winter meetings in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

    Former Diamondbacks general manager Kevin Towers dies at 56

    Former Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Kevin Towers has died of cancer at the age of 56. 

  • Arizona Diamondbacks' Randall Delgado throws a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies during the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, June 25, 2017, in Phoenix. The Diamondbacks defeated the Phillies 2-1. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    D-backs' Delgado gets $2.25 million deal, avoids arbitration

    The Arizona Diamondbacks avoided arbitration with Randall Delgado by agreeing to a $2.25 million, one-year contract with the right-handed reliever. 

  • (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    Arizona Diamondbacks spring training tickets on sale Saturday, Jan. 6

    The Arizona Diamondbacks individual tickets for all 2018 Spring Training games at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick will go on sale Saturday, Jan. 6, at 10 a.m. online at dbacks.com/spring and at the Salt River Fields Box Office at Home Plate Gate.

  • The D-backs ignited the Valley with a playoff run in 2017 but their biggest victory came off the field. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Holiday hope: D-backs president and wife share emotional journey

    Derrick and Amy Hall have a lot to celebrate this holiday season. The D-backs ignited the Valley with a playoff run in 2017 but their biggest victory came off the field. 

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    Third Annual Great Diamondbacks Shave-Off

     After not shaving for the No Shave November campaign, the Diamondbacks finally sheared their faces in their Third Annual Great Shave-Off on Dec. 1. 

  • Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Brad Boxberger pitches to the Miami Marlins during the ninth inning of an interleague baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (Source: AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

    Diamondbacks acquire Boxberger from Tampa Bay

    Right-hander Brad Boxberger was acquired by the Arizona Diamondbacks from the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday for minor league right-hander Curtis Taylor.

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    Goldschmidt finishes 3rd in NL MVP voting

    For the third time, Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt was a finalist for National League Most Valuable Player and for the third time, came up empty-handed.

  • D-backs skipper Torey Lovullo was all smiles when talking about winning Manager of the Year. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    D-backs skipper Torey Lovullo named NL Manager of the Year

    The Arizona Diamondbacks made the playoffs for the first time since 2011 and the man at the helm is being rewarded for turning the team around.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt and Zack Greinke were announced as 2017 National League Gold Glove Award winners Tuesday night. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Golden boys: D-backs' Goldshmidt, Greinke win Gold Glove Awards

    Arizona Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt and Zack Greinke were announced as 2017 National League Gold Glove Award winners Tuesday night.

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    Sports Illustrated called the 2017 World Series -- three years ago

    Maybe Sports Illustrated should start predicting the stock market. 

  • Jerry Narron (Source: AP Photo/Matt York)

    Diamondbacks promote Narron to bench coach

    The Arizona Diamondbacks have promoted Jerry Narron to bench coach, replacing Ron Gardenhire, who was hired to manage the Detroit Tigers.

  • (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    Tony La Russa will leave the D-backs front office at the end of the month

    The Arizona Diamondbacks will be parting ways with Chief Baseball Analyst Tony La Russa at the end of the month, the team announced.

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    Diamondbacks had great year despite postseason loss

    When the pain of the way it ended finally fades, the Arizona Diamondbacks will realize just how successful their season was.

  • (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    D-backs with 'good bricks' for building after NLDS sweep

    Archie Bradley walked off the mound after another scoreless relief outing and tried to appreciate the moment. Arizona's season ended in a 3-1 defeat Monday night to the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 3 of an NL Division Series, and Bradley wanted to soak it in.

  • Diamondbacks starting pitcher Zack Greinke (21) watches from the dugout after being pulled from the game during the sixth inning of game 3 of baseball's National League Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Oct. 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

    Bellinger, Dodgers beat D-backs 3-1 to return to NLCS

    Cody Bellinger homered, drove in two runs and flipped over a dugout railing to steal an out for a dominant Yu Darvish, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 Monday night to finish a three-game sweep in their NL Division Series. 

  • Ex-Dodger Greinke stands in way of L.A. sweep of Arizona

    Zack Greinke left Los Angeles for a big payday in the desert. Now Arizona wants the ex-Dodger to prove his worth. 

  • Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Robbie Ray throws against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the second inning of Game 2 of baseball's National League Division Series in Los Angeles, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Puig powers Dodgers to 8-5 win over D-backs, 2-0 series lead

    Yasiel Puig had three hits and drove in two runs, Austin Barnes added a key two-run double and the Los Angeles Dodgers used another relentless offensive performance to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-5 on Saturday night for a 2-0 lead in their NL Division Series. 

  • (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks via Twitter)

    Olympian Michael Phelps to throw out first pitch at Monday's Diamondbacks game

    Olympic gold medal swimmer, Michael Phelps, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch at Monday's Diamondbacks game at Chase Field. 

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    Turner's record 5 RBIs drive Dodgers to 9-5 win over D-backs

    Clayton Kershaw still hasn't figured out how to dominate in October. This time, he couldn't even keep the ball in the yard.

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    Dodgers keep Baez on playoff roster; D-backs make 2 changes

    Arizona made two changes to its roster from the wild-card game against Colorado, adding Game 1 starter Taijuan Walker and Pacific Coast League MVP Christian Walker while dropping outfielder Rey Fuentes and catcher Chris Herrmann.

  • (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    D-backs pick Taijuan Walker to start Game 1 vs. Dodgers

    Taijuan Walker will start Arizona’s NL Division Series opener against the Dodgers after the craziness of the Diamondbacks’ wild-card game depleted their pitching staff.

  • Phoenix trumpeter Jesse McGuire has become a good luck charm to the DBacks

    Phoenix trumpeter's legend grows after helping D-Backs to another play-off win

    He's never thrown a pitch, or hit a home run.But Jesse McGuire has been an integral part of some of the Arizona Diamondbacks biggest wins. 

  • D-backs after coach Ariel Prieto was spotted wearing an Apple watch during Wednesday's D-backs Wild Card win over the Rockies. (SOURCE: MLB on TBS; Screen capture by 3TV/CBS 5)

    Report: D-backs coach's Apple watch spawns MLB investigation

    According to a New York Post report, Major League Baseball is investigating the D-backs after coach Ariel Prieto was spotted wearing an Apple watch during Wednesday's D-backs Wild Card win over the Rockies.

  • (Source: AP and 3TV/CBS 5)

    Hooray! D-Backs beat the Rockies in Wild Card Game

    Wow! What a game! The Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies in Wednesday night’s National League wild-card in Phoenix. The final score was 11 to 8.  

  • Power pitches, hard hits, and impressive defense between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Colorado Rockies are all a part of a day in the life for Dave Dunne. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Wild-card rivals are spring training roommates

    Power pitches, hard hits, and outstanding outs between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Colorado Rockies are all just part of the day for Dave Dunne.

  • (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    Bradley's stunning triple helps D-backs out slug Rockies 11-8

    Three bags, four times. And you wouldn't believe who got in on all the fun for the Arizona Diamondbacks. 

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    VIDEO: Locker room celebrations after D-Backs Wild Card win!

    It was quite a night for our Arizona Diamondbacks as they beat the Rockies 11-8. Now they advance to face off against the Dodgers. And the excitement on the field carried over to the locker rooms! 

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    SLIDESHOW: Wild Card Wednesday - Go D-backs!

    It's do-or-die time for our Arizona Diamondbacks, which means we're celebrating Wild Card Wednesday! 

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Maricopa County Stadium District OKs more ballpark repairs

    The Maricopa County Stadium District has approved a $3.75 million contract for additional improvements to Chase Field, home field of the Arizona Diamondbacks. 

  • 10 things to know about the D-backs Wild Card showdown

     D-backs fever hits the Valley this week with the home team hosting the Colorado Rockies in a one-game, winner takes all, National League Wild Card playoff.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Greinke chuckles as he answers a question during a news conference at Chase Field.(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Familiar foes Diamondbacks, Rockies vie in NL wild card

    The Diamondbacks and Rockies share a spring training facility and played each other 19 times this season.

  • Tickets for the Diamondbacks' Wild Card game are all sold out! (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    D-Backs announce wild card pregame festivities

    The Arizona Diamondbacks are back in the playoffs for the first time since 2011.

  • (Source: AZ Diamondbacks)

    Security plans in place for Wednesday's Wild Card game

    MCSO and the Phoenix Police Department are working on security plans to make sure everyone stays safe at Wednesday night's National League Wild Card game at Chase Field.

  • (Source: AP Photo)

    Martinez a magnificent mid-season addition in Arizona

    On July 18, the Arizona Diamondbacks acquired slugging outfielder J.D. Martinez from the Detroit Tigers for three minor leaguers. It might go down as one of the best mid-season acquisitions in baseball history.

  • (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    Bonifacio's HR helps Royals rally to beat Diamondbacks 4-3

    Jorge Bonifacio and Jake Junis are auditioning for 2018 jobs. Bonifacio hit a three-run homer with two outs in the sixth inning to help the Kansas City Royals to a 4-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night.

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    Kennedy wins home game as Royals top Arizona 2-1

    Ian Kennedy picked up his first home victory in more than a year as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 on Friday night.

  • (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Martinez hits grand slam, drives in 6 as D-backs rout Giants

    J.D. Martinez hit a grand slam and drove in six runs, leading the Diamondbacks and their lineup of regulars to an 11-4 win over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night.

  • (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    Hundley, Cueto lead Giants past Diamondbacks

    The veteran backstop took advantage Monday, hitting a three-run homer and helping guide starter Johnny Cueto through an unfamiliar lineup in the Giants' 9-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks.

  • Limited tickets will be released on the D-backs' website at a later date. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    D-backs' Wild Card game sold out in an hour

    Just one hour after going on sale, tickets for the Diamondbacks' Wild Card game on Oct. 4 were sold out!

  • Arizona Diamondbacks' Patrick Corbin throws a pitch against the Miami Marlins during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Phoenix. (Source: AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Diamondbacks clinch home playoff game, tickets on sale Monday

    The Arizona Diamondbacks are heading to the playoffs for the first time since 2011.

  • (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    Diamondbacks outscore Marlins 13-11

    Chris Iannetta homered twice and drove in a career-high eight runs and the Arizona Diamondbacks outslugged the Miami Marlins 13-11 on Friday night. J.D. Martinez and Christian Walker also homered for the Diamondbacks, who can clinch their first postseason berth in six years with a win Saturday and a loss by St. Louis.

  • (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    D-Backs host Childhood Cancer Awareness Night

    The Arizona Diamondbacks are not only fighting for the postseason, they are fighting childhood cancer.

  • (Source: AP Photo)

    Peralta, Diamondbacks rally to beat Padres 13-7

    David Peralta hit a leadoff homer and added a go-ahead double in the seventh for the Diamondbacks, who scored 11 runs in the final four innings and overcame rookie Hunter Renfroe's three homers as the NL wild card leaders beat the Padres 13-7. 

  • (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    Wood helps lift Padres over D'backs 6-2

    Travis Wood came up with an outing nothing like his recent ones and he led the San Diego Padres to a 6-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night. 

  • (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    Renfroe, Hedges homer as Padres beat Diamondbacks 4-2

    Hunter Renfroe hit a three-run home run in his first big league game in a month and Austin Hedges also connected for the Padres, who beat NL wild card leader Arizona 4-2 on Monday night.

  • (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    Greinke wins 17th, Goldschmidt homers as D-backs top Giants

    On a night when Zack Greinke said he didn't have his best stuff the Arizona Diamondbacks ace more than made up for it by hitting his spots. 

  • (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    Ray wins 5th straight as Diamondbacks top Giants 3-2

    Robbie Ray won his fifth straight start and A.J. Pollack hit a two-run double as the Arizona Diamondbacks defeated the San Francisco Giants 3-2 on Friday night. 

  • Arizona Diamondbacks' A.J. Pollock connects for a three-run double against the Colorado Rockies during the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Pollock, Martinez lead Godley, Diamondbacks over Rockies 7-0

    The Arizona Diamondbacks lost the first two games and saw their NL wild card lead dwindle to three games.

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    Pollock has 4 RBIs, Corbin pitches D-backs past Rockies 8-2

    Paul Goldschmidt from the Arizona Diamondbacks downplayed his milestone that came in an 8-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night. 

  • Paul Goldschmidt met with kids at Phoenix Children's hospital on Wednesday. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Goldschmidt visits kids at Phoenix Children's Hospital

    Paul Goldschmidt spent Wednesday morning like he spends many of his days on the way to Chase Field. The D-backs' All-Star first baseman stopped by “The Zone” at Phoenix Children’s Hospital to visit kids.

  • (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    Gonzalez homers twice, Rockies beat Diamondbacks again, 4-2

    The veteran slugger homered twice and the Rockies won their sixth game in a row, beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 on Tuesday night to tighten the race for the National League's top wild card.

  • (Source: Arizona Diamondbacks)

    Arenado's 4 RBIs drive Rockies past Diamondbacks

    Arenado's tie-breaking three-run home run in the eighth inning powered the Colorado Rockies to a 5-4 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night.

  • (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    Goldschmidt homers on 30th birthday, D-Backs beat Padres 3-2

    Paul Goldschmidt homered on his 30th birthday and J.D. Martinez went deep twice, helping Robbie Ray and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Diego Padres 3-2 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep. 

  • (Source: 3TV/ CBS 5)

    Padres score 6 in the 9th to stun Diamondbacks 8-7

    Carlos Asuaje hit a tying single and an error by left fielder David Peralta allowed the go-ahead run to score as the San Diego Padres overcame a five-run deficit in the ninth inning to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-7 Saturday night. 

  • Arizona Diamondbacks' Chris Herrmann, right, shows the umpire the ball in his glove after tagging out San Diego Padres' Manuel Margot, left, as Margot tried to score during the third inning of a baseball game Sept. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Diamondbacks' 13-game win streak ends, lose to Padres 10-6

    Patrick Corbin's run of outstanding starts came to an end, and so did Arizona's team-record 13-game winning streak. Manuel Margot drove in four runs with a triple, double and single to lead the San Diego Padres to a 10-6 victory over the Diamondbacks on Friday night.

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    D-backs beat Dodgers 3-1 for club-record 13th win in a row

    Pinch-hitter Adam Rosales doubled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and Arizona overcame a rare deficit to win 3-1 on Wednesday night for its franchise-record 13th straight win.

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    D-backs beat slumping Dodgers 3-1 in 10 for 12th straight

    Brandon Drury hit a grounder to third base that scored the go-ahead runs when Justin Turner's throw home got away, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the slumping Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 on Tuesday night for their 12th consecutive victory, tying a franchise record.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks' J.D. Martinez gestures toward the camera as he stands in the dugout after hitting his fourth home run of the game in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers. (Source: AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Bam! Arizona's JD Martinez hits 4 home runs, ties MLB record

    J.D. Martinez hit a record-tying four home runs for the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night, tying the major league record in a startling power show at Dodger Stadium.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt adjusts his batting gloves as he leans over the dugout rail before batting against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, in Denver. (Source: AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    D-backs Goldschmidt headed back to Valley for MRI

    The D-backs open a series on Monday night in L.A. but they won't have first baseman Paul Goldschmidt.  

  • Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Zack Godley delivers a pitch to Colorado Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017, in Denver. (Source: AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

    Godley helps D-backs beat Rockies 5-1 for 10th straight win

    Ketel Marte and Brandon Drury homered in a three-run sixth to bolster a strong outing by Zack Godley and the Arizona Diamondbacks extended their winning streak to 10 games with a 5-1 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday. 

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    D-backs lean on Corbin, Martinez in 6-2 win over Rockies

    Getting off to a quick start, at the plate and on the mound, has fueled the Arizona Diamondbacks' late season surge. 

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    Greinke wins 16th, Dodgers swept for 1st time this season

     The Los Angeles Dodgers have been swept in a series for the first time this season, and former teammate Zack Greinke was a big reason why. 

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    Goldschmidt, Ray help D-backs hand Dodgers 4th straight loss

    Paul Goldschmidt homered for the third straight game, Robbie Ray fanned 10 while pitching into the seventh inning and the Diamondbacks held on to beat Los Angeles 6-4 on Wednesday night, sending the Dodgers to their first four-game losing streak of the season.

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    Diamondbacks rough up Rich Hill in 7-6 win over Dodgers

    A.J. Pollock hit a two-run homer and Arizona roughed up Rich Hill in his follow-up to a near no-hitter for a 7-6 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night. 

  • D-backs first baseman Paul Goldschmidt is a Houston native. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Houston native Goldschmidt keeps close eye on hometown

    D-backs first baseman Paul Goldschmidt is focused on a playoff race with the Dodgers visiting this week. The Houston native is also keeping a close on eye on his hometown of Houston.  

  • D-backs Archie Bradley and Jake Lamb are teammates and housemates. (Source: www.instagram.com/archiebradley7)

    Baseball's best bromance

    It’s one of baseball’s best bromances. Archie Bradley and Jake Lamb are teammates and housemates. 

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    Corbin solid, Martinez has 2 HRs and Dbacks beat Giants 11-0

    Patrick Corbin gave Arizona its latest in a string of solid starts, and then for good measure, the Diamondbacks capped a series sweep with some offensive fireworks. 

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    Diamondbacks make most of homers in 2-1 win over Giants

    A.J. Pollock and J.D. Martinez homered off San Francisco's Madison Bumgarner, and that was enough for the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 2-1 victory over the Giants on Saturday night. 

  • Arizona Diamondbacks Ketel Marte hits a sacrifice fly during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets on Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

    Diamondbacks SS Marte leaves with hamstring injury

    Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Ketel Marte left Saturday's game against San Francisco due after the fifth inning due to tightness in his left hamstring.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Robbie Ray delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets on Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017, in New York. (Source: AP Photo/Adam Hunger)

    Ray solid in return as Diamondbacks edge Mets 3-2

    Diamondbacks starter Robbie Ray knows how fortunate he was to be pitching on Thursday. 

  • Robbie Ray was struck by a line drive in a game on July 29. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    D-backs' Robbie Ray making first start since being struck in head by line drive

    Arizona Diamondbacks left-handed pitcher Robbie Ray was reinstated from the 10-day disabled list and will make his first start since being struck in the head by a line drive.

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    Flexen, Smith lead Mets over Diamondbacks 4-2

    Chris Flexen pitched six effective innings, rookie Dominic Smith homered and the New York Mets ended a three-game skid, beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 Wednesday night.

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    Pollock homers in 10th inning, Diamondbacks beat Mets 3-2

    A.J. Pollock hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks snapped a three-game skid with a 3-2 victory over the New York Mets on Monday night.

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    Rosario hits slam in 9-run 1st as Twins rout D-backs 12-5

    Eddie Rosario hit a grand slam in a nine-run first inning and the Minnesota Twins routed the Arizona Diamondbacks 12-5 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. 

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    Berrios shuts out D-backs through 7 as Twins win

    Jose Berrios threw seven innings for his 11th win to lead Minnesota over Arizona 5-0 on Saturday night, helping the Twins keep pace in the AL wild card race. 

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    Sano homers twice as Twins pound D-backs 10-3

    Miguel Sano hit two of the Twins' season high-tying six home runs, including an inside-the-park dash by Byron Buxton, and Minnesota powered past the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-3 Friday night. 

  • Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Patrick Corbin delivers during the third inning of the team's game against the Houston Astros, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in Houston. (Source: AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    Corbin goes 8 2/3 innings, Diamondbacks beat Astros 4-0

    Patrick Corbin came within an out short of his first career shutout and first complete game since 2013 in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 4-0 victory over the Houston Astros on Thursday.