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FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2019, file photo, newly acquired Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Madison Bumgarner puts on a jersey after being introduced during a team availability in Phoenix. The Diamondbacks added a handful of veteran free agents during the offseason, including Bumgarner, outfielder Kole Calhoun, catcher Stephen Vogt and reliever Héctor Rondón. The left-handed Bumgarner — a four-time All-Star and 2014 World Series MVP — was the marquee signing, joining the rotation on an $85 million, five-year deal. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)

Beefed-up Diamondbacks ready to push for playoff return

Feb. 7, 2020 11:45 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks hope the addition of a few new players to a promising young core can push the franchise back to the playoffs. The Diamondbacks won 85 games last season, but finished well behind the Los Angeles Dodgers, who won 106 games and finished on top of the National League...