The St. Louis Cardinals will stay on Fox Sports Midwest through 2032, thanks to an agreement announced Thursday.
Welington Castillo homered twice off Seattle ace Felix Hernandez, including a two-run shot in the first inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks won their fifth straight beating the Mariners 8-2 on W
Castillo lifts D-backs to 5th win in a row
Welington Castillo homered twice to left field, Patrick Corbin allowed one run over six innings, and the Diamondbacks took the three-game series against the Mariners in Seattle. Box score
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Diamondbacks crush King Felix
Felix Hernandez gave up 12 hits and 7 runs through 6 2/3 innings as the D-backs lead the M's 7-1. Welington Castillo has hit 2 HRs as Arizona looks to win its fifth straight. Follow live
The Arizona Diamondbacks placed right-hander Randall Delgado on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained right ankle and recalled right-hander Addison Reed from Triple-A Reno.
Diamondbacks show interest in Chapman
Arizona has talked with Cincinnati about acquiring LHP Aroldis Chapman, according to multiple reports. Since 2012, the closer has a 1.95 ERA with 414 K's in 231 innings. His fastball averages 99.6 mph.
D-backs take first two at Safeco in 8-4 win
David Peralta went 3-for-3 (2 RBIs) and scored a run to help back a strong outing from Zack Godley (6 IP, 3 ER) and send the Diamondbacks to their fourth straight win in Seattle.
Rookie right-hander Zack Godley pitched six strong innings in his second career start, David Peralta had three hits and two RBI, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Seattle Mariners 8-4 on Tues
Zunino HR sets season marks
Mike Zunino's solo blast in the third inning was measured at 454 feet and ranks as the longest homer by a Mariners player and the longest at Safeco Field this season. Follow live
Arizona No. 1 pick hit in face by fastball
On his first day, no less. Dansby Swanson suffered a mild concussion and collected 14 stitches on his mouth. Farm director Mike Bell said Swanson had a good sense of humor about it: "He got up and said, 'That's a pretty good first day, huh?' "
Phillies: Last chance for Cole Hamels
Teams have until Wednesday to send Philadelphia their "best" offers, according to ESPN's Jayson Stark. The Phillies are still undecided on if they will trade the lefty, sources told Stark. Phils spoke to 8 teams
The Philadelphia Phillies have told several teams that are in on Cole Hamels that they'd like to get their "best" offers by Wednesday, sources told ESPN.com.
Memorable 1st day for MLB's No. 1 pick
The D-backs' top pick Dansby Swanson took a fastball in the face last week. He needed 14 stitches and suffered a mild concussion. "He got up and said, 'That's a pretty good first day, huh?'" said farm director Mike Bell.
Paul Goldschmidt hit his 22nd homer of the season in the first inning and scored the go-ahead run in the 10th on Jake Lamb's sacrifice fly as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Seattle Mariners 4-
Goldschmidt powers D-backs early
Arizona has a 3-0 lead over the Mariners in the second inning, thanks to homers from Paul Goldschmidt and Welington Castillo. Follow live
J.C. Ramirez headed to Seattle
The Diamondbacks traded the RHP to the Mariners for cash or future considerations. Ramirez has a 4.11 ERA this season in 15.1 innings of relief.
Diamondbacks headed downward
Arizona had a strong week of pitching from its rotation, but that couldn't stop the D-backs from taking a tumble in this week's rankings. MLB Power Rankings
Add another to Cole Hamels chase
The D-backs have expressed interest in the Phillies lefty ace, a source told Jerry Crasnick. Jayson Stark has reported that the Rangers and Dodgers are the favorites to land Hamels, but at least 4 other teams are still in the mix.
The Arizona Diamondbacks have reinstated catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia from the 15-day disabled list and optioned right-hander Dominic Leone to Double-A Mobile.
No deadline drama for Arizona
The Diamondbacks aren't expected to make a splash at the deadline. But, if they can deliver the right combo of prospects, Brad Ziegler, Jeremy Hellickson and Cliff Pennington are the most likely to go. Updated deadline preview (Insider)
The trade deadline is nearing, and speculation is heating up that the Orioles are seeking a left fielder with power, among other things. Find out what our writers are hearing today.
Jeremy Hellickson threw six strong innings, Chris Owings drove in two runs with a pinch-hit, two-out double and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat Milwaukee 3-0 on Sunday to take three of four from th
Randy Johnson, Craig Biggio, John Smoltz and Pedro Martinez came to the game in different ways, but the 2015 Hall of Fame class offered wisdom and experience at their inductions on Sunday.
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