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8/26/2014 | AFL announces preliminary rosters for 2014 season

The Arizona Fall League announced its preliminary rosters for the 2014 season on Tuesday, and, for the second year in a row, the game's top prospect, Byron Buxton, is among myriad up-and-coming stars heading to the desert for some extra seasoning.

8/25/2014 | Q&A with Diamondbacks GM Kevin Towers

Diamondbacks general manager Kevin Towers recently completed a tour of the organization's Minor League affiliates visiting Triple-A Reno, Double-A Mobile as well as both Class A teams in Visalia and South Bend. Towers talked with about what he saw on his travels as well as his relationship with chief baseball officer Tony La Russa and whether we will see top prospect Archie Bradley in September.

8/24/2014 | Wild Anderson loses grip on Padres

Chase Anderson struggled for his second straight start, giving up five runs on six hits and four walks in five innings, and the D-backs missed out on a sweep in Sunday's finale, falling to the Padres, 7-4.

8/24/2014 | Hernandez leads Dodgers into Phoenix

In Tuesday's series opener with the D-backs at Chase Field, Roberto Hernandez will make only his fourth start for the Dodgers after being traded from the Phillies on Aug. 7. Arizona counters with Trevor Cahill.

8/24/2014 | Lamb celebrates first homer with style

D-backs rookie third baseman Jake Lamb hit his first big league home run on Saturday night, and celebrated with imaginary high-fives as his teammates gave him the silent treatment when he returned to the dugout.

8/23/2014 | Anderson aims for rebound as he goes for sweep

Arizona's Chase Anderson will go for a sweep of the Padres in Sunday's finale, facing Ian Kennedy, who hopes to rebound vs. his former team.

8/23/2014 | Gregorius' three-run shot in eighth tops Padres

After losing an early lead, the D-backs clinched their series with the Padres with a 5-2 win on Saturday night at Chase Field thanks to a late home run by Didi Gregorius.

8/23/2014 | Owings will get time at second when he returns

With veteran Aaron Hill signed through 2016 and rookie Jake Lamb getting an opportunity to prove himself at third base and Cliff Pennington performing well in a reserve role, that may leave only one open spot for three young players to fight over.

8/23/2014 | Collmenter gives credit to defensive gems

Lost in the midst of Josh Collmenter's excellent start to open the D-backs' series with the Padres on Friday were a trio of excellent defensive plays that helped seal Collmenter's gem.

8/23/2014 | D-backs plan to go to six-man rotation

Kirk Gibson said the D-backs plan to go to a six-man rotation in order to preserve their pitchers' arms, but he said the club has not decided whom that sixth person will be, but Randall Delgado is one candidate.

8/23/2014 | Cashner draws Nuno as opponent in first game back

The Padres will officially reinstate Andrew Cashner from the disabled list on Saturday and stick him in the rotation in time to take the hill against Vidal Nuno the D-backs in the second game of a three-game series.

8/22/2014 | Brilliant Collmenter takes care of Padres

The D-backs defeated the Padres, 5-1, in the series opener at Chase Field on Friday thanks to Josh Collmenter's 8 1/3-inning gem.

8/22/2014 | Pollock to resume rehab assignment

A.J. Pollock is expected to restart his rehab assignment with Triple-A Reno on Saturday, the D-backs announced before Friday's game against the Padres.

8/22/2014 | Ziegler says lack of command behind road woes

The D-backs' most recent road trip did not treat the team well, but Brad Ziegler felt the rough stretch a little more acutely than most.

8/22/2014 | Third Goldy 'Bleacher Creature' introduced

Due to high demand and in conjunction with Alumni Night on Aug. 30, the D-backs and first baseman Paul Goldschmidt introduced a third, throwback Goldschmidt "Bleacher Creature" doll on Friday.

8/21/2014 | Ninth-inning error mars pitching duel for D-backs

Jordan Pacheco's ninth-inning throwing error allowed the Nationals to score the game-winning run as they beat the D-backs, 1-0, to complete the four-game sweep at Nationals Park.

8/21/2014 | Overturned call at first gives D-backs inning-ending DP

D-backs manager Kirk Gibson challenged a call at first base in the second inning Thursday against the Nationals, and following the replay review, the original safe ruling was overturned and the D-backs were credited with an inning-ending double play.

8/21/2014 | D-backs happy to get reacquainted with Williams

A four-game series at Nationals Park gave the D-backs an opportunity to visit with former coach and current Nationals manager Matt Williams.

8/21/2014 | Inciarte playing way into mix for next season

Ender Inciarte struggled mightily earlier this season, but the rookie turned the corner and has given the D-backs plenty to think about as they look ahead to 2015 and beyond.

8/20/2014 | D-backs' Stites has put good advice to work

A pair of adjustments -- one mechanical, one mental -- appear to have been just what D-backs rookie reliever Matt Stites needed.

8/20/2014 | Nats go with Gio as they look to hang 10 vs. D-backs

The Nationals carry a season-best lead over the Braves of seven games in the National League East as they look to extend their winning streak to 10 games on Thursday afternoon in the series finale vs. the D-backs. Gio Gonzalez pitches for Washington, opposed by Arizona lefty Wade Miley.

8/20/2014 | D-backs battle to tie, but Nats walk off winners

Anthony Rendon's ninth-inning single down the left-field line scored Bryce Harper as the Nationals walked off the D-backs, 3-2, on Wednesday night at Nationals Park.

8/20/2014 | Schilling: Cancer caused by smokeless tobacco

Curt Schilling said Wednesday that he believes his use of smokeless tobacco led to oral cancer that required radiation and chemotherapy. Schilling revealed the type of cancer he had while speaking on WEEI Radio during the Boston station's annual fund-raising broadcast for the Jimmy Fund.

8/19/2014 | La Russa: Report on Gibson's future inaccurate

Tony La Russa declined to meet with reporters Tuesday, but through a spokesperson, the D-backs' chief baseball officer said a USA Today report that stated the "D-backs currently plan to bring back" manager Kirk Gibson for 2015 was inaccurate.

8/19/2014 | D-backs keeping up with Little League World Series

There was a division within the D-backs' clubhouse Tuesday afternoon. On one side, you had Oliver Perez, a native of Culiacan, Mexico, rooting for the Little League team from Mexico. On the other, you had Ender Inciarte, David Peralta and Miguel Montero rooting for the Little League team from their native Venezuela.

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