Latest Madison Bumgarner News

D-backs aren't good yet, but trending in that direction

Oct. 06, 2022 17:57 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks were a dreadful baseball team in 2021, losing 110 games. Fast forward one year later, and they were simply below average. It doesn't seem like much, but that 22-win improvement represents a huge step forward for the D-backs,...

Logan Webb strikes out seven as Giants beat Rockies again

Sep. 28, 2022 00:59 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joc Pederson won a World Series championship last season with the Atlanta Braves and expected to compete for one this season in San Francisco, only to be out of it in September instead. Logan Webb struck out seven over five innings to win for the fourth time...

Longoria's pinch-single sends Giants over Diamondbacks 3-2

Sep. 25, 2022 20:02 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Pinch-hitter Evan Longoria had a go-ahead, two-run single in the eighth inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-2 on Sunday. Brandon Crawford led off the Giants eighth with a single against Luis Frias (1-1) and advanced to second on Cooper...

Bumgarner gets 1st win since July, D-backs beat Dodgers 6-1

Sep. 22, 2022 02:22 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Working through an ugly stretch of losing, Madison Bumgarner didn't panic. Heck, he didn't even have a game plan. “Every time I do, it don't work out too good,” he said. “I just feel it out.” Relying heavily on his curveball, Bumgarner...

Rookie Jameson sharp as D-backs split twinbill with Dodgers

Sep. 21, 2022 02:08 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Drey Jameson pitched six strong innings in his second big league game and Ketel Marte homered as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-2 Tuesday to split a doubleheader. The Dodgers won the opener 6-5 as rookie Miguel Vargas drove in the...

Drury hits 2 HRs, Snell goes 7, Padres topple Diamondbacks

Sep. 17, 2022 01:28 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — San Diego's blockbuster deal for Juan Soto and Josh Bell at the trade deadline garnered so much attention that the addition of Brandon Drury was barely noticed. Turns out it was a pretty important acquisition. Drury hit a pair of homers, Blake Snell...

Jameson wins in major league debut, Dbacks top Padres 4-0

Sep. 16, 2022 01:36 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Drey Jameson couldn't really put it into words how it felt to pitch a gem in his major league debut. “It was awesome. I don’t really know what to say about it,” the 25-year-old right-hander said after throwing seven shutout innings in the Arizona Diamondbacks'...

Cron’s 3-run HR lifts Rockies past Diamondbacks 4-1

Sep. 11, 2022 00:30 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — C.J. Cron hit a three-run home run, José Ureña gave up one run in 5 1/3 innings and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-1 Saturday night for their fourth-consecutive victory. Cron’s 457-foot shot to center field off Madison Bumgarner (6-14) was...

Díaz 7 RBIs, Cron 504-foot HR lead Rox over D-Backs 13-10

Sep. 10, 2022 01:11 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Elías Díaz hit a game-ending, three-run homer to give him seven RBIs, C.J. Cron had a 504-foot home run that was the second-longest since tracking began and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 13-10 Friday night after wasting a seven-run lead. Arizona...

Taylor hits 2-run homer in 10th, Brewers beat Dbacks 8-6

Sep. 04, 2022 01:07 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Rowdy Tellez gave the Brewers a shot. Tyrone Taylor's two-run shot put it away. Another Milwaukee comeback win. Taylor hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning after Tellez's pinch-hit tying solo homer in the ninth, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers to an...