D-backs unveil 20th anniversary team

Arizona made professional sports history in 2001 by becoming the first expansion team to win a championship as early as its fourth season, so it probably should come as no surprise that half of the members of the D-backs’ 20th anniversary team announced Friday is from that special year.

July 21, 2018
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Goldy, Turner Ward maintain deep friendship

One award that is no longer in Paul Goldschmidt’s possession is the 2015 National League Silver Slugger Award. That one belongs to Dodgers hitting coach Turner Ward. It tells the story of a deep friendship that began well before Goldschmidt became a six-time All-Star and seemingly annual MVP candidate.

July 20, 2018
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Ray takes on Rockies after All-Star break

The D-backs immediately face a challenge coming out of the All-Star break — the Rockies, who won their last five series of the first half. Arizona is 6-3 against Colorado in 2018 and will look to break out of a tight NL West race. Robbie Ray takes the mound for the D-backs, with right-hander German Marquez going for the Rockies. First pitch on Friday is scheduled for 6:40 p.m. MST.

July 20, 2018
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Peralta powers D-backs to 9th straight Coors win

David Peralta smacked a three-run homer as part of a four-run seventh-inning rally that led the D-backs to a 5-3 win Tuesday night. The win was the ninth in a row for the D-backs at Coors Field. Nick Ahmed and A.J. Pollock added solo home runs in the victory, while Nolan Arenado tied for the National League lead with his 23rd homer of the year.

July 11, 2018
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Godley, ‘pen lock down San Diego bats in win

Arizona starter Zack Godley (10-6) rebounded from a rough start his last time out to hold the Padres to just one run on four hits over six innings. Steven Souza Jr. added a pair of RBIs, as the trio of Yoshihisa Hirano, Archie Bradley and Brad Boxberger added scoreless innings out of relief.

July 7, 2018
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