The D-backs and Brad Ziegler unveiled Brad Ziegler Field in Prescott, Ariz., on May 16. The club's 34th 'Diamonds Back' field was dedicated to the 19 members of Prescott's Granite Mountain Hotshots firefighting crew who gave their lives in the line of duty last June.
"This is a way to give back to the community in a way that has a lasting effect," said Ziegler. "This will help get young kids excited about baseball on a really nice field, but it also honors the memory of those firefighters. It's really special to have my name on the field and a true honor to be associated with that, but it's those firefighters and their legacies that we really want to highlight with this. Full story »