Arizona Diamondbacks

A's Brett Anderson

Anderson Strains Back In A’s 7-5 Defeat Of Diamondbacks

Brett Anderson, scheduled to start on opening day for the A’s, strained a muscle in his upper right back and left Sunday’s 7-5 win over Arizona after facing just two batters.



Daily Madden: When Coaches Go Toe To Toe

In spring training play, Cincinnati manager Dusty Baker and Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson argued at home plate before the game over whether to use the DH. It reminded John Madden of incidents he had with other head coaches, including the late Norm ‘The Dutchman’ Van Brocklin.


Barry Zito

Zito Throws 3 Shutout Innings, Giants Beat D-Backs

Barry Zito pitched three shutout innings, Brandon Crawford had three hits and the Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-3 on Sunday.


Cliff Pennington

A’s Trade Pennington To Diamondbacks For Young

The Arizona Diamondbacks acquired infielder Cliff Pennington from the Oakland Athletics for outfielder Chris Young.


Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants is congratulated by teammates after he scored on a home run by Hunter Pence #8 in the second inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at AT&T Park on September 27, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Zito Delivers Again As Giants Close Out Home Schedule With 7-3 Win

Midseason acquisitions Hunter Pence and Marco Scutaro each hit two-run homers in the second inning to back Barry Zito, and the NL West champion San Francisco Giants beat Arizona 7-3 Thursday in their regular-season home finale.


Giants v Diamondbacks

Giants Scorched 10-2 By Diamondbacks In Arizona

Rookie Patrick Corbin pitched a career-long eight innings and drove in four runs, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 10-2 rout of the San Francisco Giants on Sunday.


Diamondbacks v Giants

Giants Look To Cement Playoff Chances With Arizona Series

San Francisco looks to avenge its only series loss of the past month while dimming Arizona’s wild-card hopes in a three-game set which begins Friday night in Phoenix.


Diamondbacks v Giants

Scutaro, Posey Rally Giants Past D’backs 9-8 In 10th Inning

Marco Scutaro hit an RBI single in the 10th inning after Buster Posey’s tying double in the ninth, and the Giants rallied to beat the Diamondbacks 9-8 on Monday.


Brandon Belt #9 of the San Francisco Giants (C) celebrates with teammates after a victory (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Do Giants Have What It Takes To Run Away With NL West?

Yesterday’s 3-0 whitewashing of the Los Angeles Dodgers finally put the San Francisco Giants where they feel they belong, in first place in the National League West, now tied with L.A.


Travis Blackley #54 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Texas Rangers during the first inning at Coliseum on June 5, 2012. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

DiamondBacks Edge Out Athletics, 4-3

Joe Saunders held Oakland to one earned run over six innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks extended their winning streak to a season-long five games with a 4-3 victory over the Athletics on Sunday.