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Diamondbacks decline 2020 options for Flores, McFarland

Oct. 31, 2019 8:55 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have declined the 2020 options for second baseman Wilmer Flores and left-handed pitcher T.J. McFarland. The 28-year-old Flores hit a career-high .317 with nine homers in 89 games during his only season with the D-backs, when he made $3.75 million. Flores's option was...

Cole, Rendon among 131 free agents on market

Oct. 31, 2019 8:43 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Washington third baseman Anthony Rendon became a free agent Thursday, a day after homering to spark Washington's seventh-inning comeback in Game 7 of the World Series. Houston pitcher Gerrit Cole also went free after warming up in the bullpen but never getting into the season finale. And...

Cards fall short in 9th, NL Central lead cut, Dbacks win 9-7

Sep. 25, 2019 9:58 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — A lineup of almost all reserves wasn't enough for the St. Louis Cardinals against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Pinch-hitter Paul Goldschmidt grounded into a game-ending double play with two runners on base and the NL Central-leading Cardinals fell short during a ninth-inning rally, losing to...

Kelly throws 7 strong innings, Arizona routs Padres 9-0

Sep. 21, 2019 2:36 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Merrill Kelly is putting a strong finish on his rookie season with the Arizona Diamondbacks. The 30-year-old right-hander pitched seven dominant innings and Josh Rojas hit a three-run double in the seven-run eighth for the Diamondbacks, who beat the lackluster San Diego Padres 9-0 Friday...

Ray dominant, D-backs rally for 7-5 win over Marlins

Sep. 17, 2019 2:10 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Jake Lamb has spent a big chunk of this season injured and even when healthy, his .199 batting average entering Monday was proof of a year gone awry. But in a big moment for the Diamondbacks, he came through. Lamb hit a three-run double in the seventh inning as Arizona rallied for a 7-5...

Suárez homers twice, Bauer fans 9 as Reds edge D-backs

Sep. 15, 2019 10:48 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Trevor Bauer paused to share what he'd heard from a fan before he took the mound at Chase Field. "He said, 'You're going to give it up early and often, Bauer. You still suck,'" Bauer recounted, then grinned a little. "So I just want to dedicate this to him. You stay strong, buddy." Whatever...