Arizona Diamondbacks

Arizona Diamondbacks' Jake Lamb, center, is greeted by teammates Mark Trumbo (15) and David Peralta (6) after hitting a grand slam against the Colorado Rockies during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

Lamb’s slam gives Arizona 5-2 win over Rockies

PHOENIX (AP) — Jake Lamb hit a grand slam for his second career homer, and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied to beat the Colorado Rockies 5-2 on Friday night. The rookie, called up from Triple-A Reno […]

08/29/2014

Los Angeles Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw throws a pitch against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Diamondbacks shut down by Kershaw, lose 3-1

PHOENIX (AP) — The last time Clayton Kershaw pitched in Arizona, three months ago, the Diamondbacks clobbered him in an 18-7 rout. Hardly anyone has touched him since, and on Wednesday night the Diamondbacks were […]

08/28/2014

Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez (13) slides home safely in front of Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero (26) in the seventh inning during a baseball game, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Dodgers’ big inning leads to win

  PHOENIX (AP) — Baseball’s replay review system worked well for the Los Angeles Dodgers Tuesday night in their 9-5 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Dodgers plated six runs in the fourth inning thanks in large part to […]

08/27/2014

FILE - In an Aug. 2, 2013 file photo, former Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Curt Schilling is inducted into the Phillies Wall of Fame during a baseball game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Atlanta Braves in Philadelphia. Schilling said Wednesday, June 25, 2014, that his cancer is in remission. (AP Photo/Michel Perez, File)

Schilling blames chewing tobacco for mouth cancer

  BOSTON (AP) — Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he’s battling mouth cancer and blames 30 years of chewing tobacco use. Schilling discussed details of his cancer on WEEI-FM in Boston on Wednesday. […]

08/20/2014

Baseball fans wait to enter Wrigley Field on the 100th anniversary of the first baseball game at the ballpark, before a game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Chicago Cubs, Wednesday, April 23, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

For Wrigley, it’s party of a century

CHICAGO (AP) — For Wrigley Field, it really was the party of a century. Exactly 100 years after the Chicago Federals pounded the Kansas City Packers in the first game at Wrigley, the famed ballpark […]

04/23/2014

Dodgers

Ethier’s HR propels Dodgers over Diamondbacks

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Andre Ethier hit a three-run homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied from an early four-run deficit to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-6 on Saturday. Dan Haren (3-0) was charged with […]

04/19/2014

The Los Angeles Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw throws as his team trains at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Tuesday, March 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

Kershaw, Dodgers set to make opening-day history

SYDNEY (AP) — Two months after signing a contract that makes him the richest pitcher in baseball, Clayton Kershaw starts his fourth consecutive opening day for the Los Angeles Dodgers in a game that carries […]

03/20/2014

Ground staff prepare the baseball field that has been especial built for the Major League Baseball opening series at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Monday, March 17, 2014. The MLB season-opening two-game series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks in Sydney will be played this weekend. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

Dodgers, Diamondbacks arrive Down Under

SYDNEY (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks and Los Angeles Dodgers arrived to a very low-key welcome in Australia on Tuesday for their Major League Baseball season-opening series this weekend after 15-hour flights from the U.S. […]

03/18/2014

Los Angeles Angels' David Freese waits to bat as umpires Hal Gibson and Gerry Davis, right, check an instant replay during an exhibition spring training baseball game Thursday, March 6, 2014, in Tempe, Ariz. On the play, the ruling on the field was confirmed, that Mike Trout was out at home trying to stretch a triple into an inside the park home run. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

No extra replay for D-backs-Dodgers in Australia

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball’s expanded replay system won’t be expanding to Australia for opening day. The new replay format that allows managers to challenge most calls by umpires won’t be in place […]

03/07/2014

Los Angeles Dodgers' Juan Uribe, (5) greets Matt Kemp (27) after Uribe hit a two-run home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 
2013, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)

Dodgers rout Arizona, on brink of NL West title

PHOENIX (AP) — Juan Uribe and Adrian Gonzalez homered, Zack Greinke pitched six strong innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers inched closer to clinching the NL West title with a 9-3 rout of the Arizona Diamondbacks on […]

09/17/2013

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