D-backs Press Releases
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Results of MLB's Competitive Balance Lottery announced
Major League Baseball announced today the results of the third annual Competitive Balance Lottery, which will impact the order of the 2015 First-Year Player Draft. The drawing was conducted earlier this afternoon at Major League Baseball's New York offices and the results were first announced on MLB Network.
D-backs Give Back League to visit Hillsboro, Oregon
This weekend, 25 members of the Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) front office, including several executives, will visit Hillsboro, Oregon to complete a two-day community service project. The group, which includes the winning team from the D-backs Give Back League and the MVPs of the other eight teams, will participate in various community service projects over the weekend.
D-backs place Ross on 15-day disabled list, recall Marte from Triple-A Reno
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) placed outfielder Cody Ross on the 15-day disabled list with a left calf strain and recalled outfielder Alfredo Marte (@MarteAlfredo) from Triple-A Reno, according to D-backs' Executive Vice President & General Manager Kevin Towers.
Paul Goldschmidt wins Diamondbacks Heart and Hustle Award
The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) is pleased to announce Paul Goldschmidt as the Arizona Diamondbacks 2014 Heart and Hustle Award winner.
D-backs announce international signings
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) have signed five international free agents, including the organization's first amateur signing out of Taiwan, pitcher Wei-Chieh ("Way-Jay") Huang, since the start of the 2014-15 international signing period on July 2, according to according to D-backs' Executive Vice President & General Manager Kevin Towers.
Six-game homestand highlighted by First Responders Day, Star Wars Day, and more
Six-game homestand highlighted by First Responders Day, Star Wars Day, Paul Goldschmidt All-Star t-shirt and D-backs back-to-school backpack giveaways.
D-backs recall Cahill, option Bolsinger
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) recalled right-handed pitcher Trevor Cahill from Triple-A Reno and optioned right-handed pitcher Mike Bolsinger to Reno, as announced by D-backs' Executive Vice President & General Manager Kevin Towers.
D-backs reinstate Trumbo from disabled list, option Kieschnick to Triple-A Reno
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) reinstated outfielder Mark Trumbo from the 15-day disabled list and optioned outfielder Roger Kieschnick to Triple-A Reno, as announced by D-backs' Executive Vice President & General Manager Kevin Towers.
Miguel Montero named to National League All-Star Team
National League All-Star manager Mike Matheny of the St. Louis Cardinals announced today, in conjunction with Major League Baseball, that Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero will replace Yadier Molina of the Cardinals on the N.L.'s active roster for the 85th All-Star Game. In addition, Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy will replace the fan-elected Molina as the Senior Circuit's starting backstop as a result of his standing on the N.L. Player Ballot.