D-backs Press Releases
Saturday, December 20, 2014
D-backs to present $100,000 grant for Boys & Girls Club at holiday party
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) will present a $100,000 Grand Slam Grant to the MLB All-Star Arizona Diamondbacks Boys & Girls Club during the annual D-backs Holiday Party tomorrow at 5:00 p.m. The grant will be used to help renovate the gym at the D-backs Boys & Girls Club, located just five miles from Chase Field.
D-backs acquire Rubby De La Rosa, Webster and Flores from Red Sox for Miley
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) acquired right-handed pitchers Allen Webster (@11webster11) and Rubby De La Rosa (@RubbyDelarosa) and infielder Raymel Flores (@flores2546) from the Boston Red Sox for left-handed pitcher Wade Miley, as announced by D-backs Senior Vice President & General Manager Dave Stewart.
Save the date: SUBWAY® D-backs Fan Fest to be held on February 22
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) will host the 11th annual SUBWAY® D-backs Fan Fest (#DbacksFanFest) on Sunday, February 22, 2015 from Noon-4:00 p.m. at Chase Field, with early VIP entry at 11:00 a.m.
D-backs select Hernandez and Crabbe in Rule 5 Draft
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@dbacks) selected catcher Oscar Hernandez (Tampa Bay Rays) in the Major League phase of the Rule 5 Draft, and right-handed pitcher Tim Crabbe (Cincinnati Reds) in the Triple-A phase, as announced by D-backs Senior Vice President & General Manager Dave Stewart.
Dave Duncan to receive Roland Hemond Award
Baseball America will honor San Diego icon Tony Gwynn and present 12 of its annual postseason honors at its Awards Gala during the Winter Meetings tonight. Arizona Diamondbacks Special Assistant to the General Manager/Pitching Consultant Dave Duncan will receive the Roland Hemond Award, honoring lifetime achievement in scouting and player development.
D-backs acquire Godley and Mejia from Cubs for Montero
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) acquired right-handed pitchers Zack Godley (@godleyzt) and Jeferson Mejia (@tukymejia) from the Chicago Cubs for catcher Miguel Montero, as announced by D-backs Senior Vice President & General Manager Dave Stewart.
D-backs agree to terms with Yasmany Tomas on six-year deal
PHOENIX - The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks, @LosDbacks) announced that they have agreed to terms on a six-year contract with Cuban outfielder/third baseman Yasmany Tomas. The announcement was made by D-backs Sr. Vice President & General Manager Dave Stewart.
Major League Baseball organizes online auction benefiting LUNGevity
For the third consecutive year, Major League Baseball, MLB Advanced Media, MLB Network and the 30 Clubs have organized a Winter Meetings charity auction that includes unprecedented baseball experiences and rare items to raise awareness and funds for cancer research. This initiative was inspired by the numerous employees, friends and fans of the game who have been directly affected by cancer.
D-backs Announce Winning Schools In $150,000 School Challenge
The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation announced today the 30 winning schools in the "D-backs $150,000 School Challenge," presented by University of Phoenix.