D-backs Press Releases
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
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.
D-backs & Paul Goldschmidt unveil second Bleacher Creature
On the heels of being named a starter on the 2014 National League All-Star Team, the Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) and Paul Goldschmidt have launched a second "Bleacher Creature" that is available now.
Derrick Hall elected as Chairman of the Make-A-Wish Arizona Board of Directors
Make-A-Wish Arizona, the state chapter of the international wish granting organization, recently elected Derrick Hall, president and CEO of the Arizona Diamondbacks, as the new Chair of the Make-A-Wish Arizona Board of Directors.
D-backs award Lamb, Blair with monthly honors
The Arizona Diamondbacks named Double-A Mobile infielder Jake Lamb and Single-A Advanced Visalia right-handed pitcher Aaron Blair the organization's Minor League Player- and Pitcher-of-the-Month for June.
Goldschmidt elected to start at first base in 85th All-Star Game
Paul Goldschmidt has been elected as the starting first baseman for the National League All-Star Team in the 85th Midsummer Classic to be played July 15 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minn.