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Mark Grace will be D-backs analyst for FOX Sports Arizona

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Whether during his days as a player, coach or television analyst, Mark Grace is one of the most popular personalities in Arizona Diamondbacks history. Now, fans will get to enjoy him even more as he will be joining FOX Sports Arizona as the network’s new “D-backs Live” pre and post game show analyst, FOX Sports… Read More →

County on Diamondbacks: ‘We’re not sure what they’re after’

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by in AZ Business Magazine | Sports

Maricopa County is unclear on the Arizona Diamondbacks’ end goal in their ongoing dispute over Chase Field. “We’re hoping to sit down and go over what exactly it is (the Diamondbacks) want,” Maricopa County Public Information Officer Fields Mosley told Cronkite News Friday. “We’re not sure what they’re after.” In the latest development in a… Read More →

Industry Leaders of Arizona: Arizona Diamondbacks

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by in AZ Business Magazine

Leadership: Derrick Hall, president and CEO; Tom Harris, executive vice president and CFO Website: dbacks.com What it does: Major League Baseball team. How it leads: The success of the Diamondbacks both on and off the field has led to numerous awards and honors, including being named the most affordable for families by Team Marketing Report’s Fan… Read More →

Diamondbacks announce 33-game Spring Training schedule

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by in Experience AZ Magazine

The Arizona Diamondbacks announced their 33-game Spring Training schedule, which features 18 home games and one road game at the award-winning Salt River Fields at Talking Stick and two exhibition games at Chase Field. This season will mark the seventh year at the shared Spring Training facility with the Colorado Rockies on Salt River Pima-Maricopa… Read More →

Phoenix Children’s Hospital Foundation raises nearly $1 million

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Phoenix Children’s Hospital Foundation raised, with the help of the local community, $950,000 during the month of September for its first Go Gold campaign. This amount includes cash and in-kind donations. The fundraiser kicked off on September 1 for National Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month. Local businesses and the community joined this movement to support childhood cancer research through promotions… Read More →

CBRE to appraise Diamondbacks’ Chase Field

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by in AZRE Magazine

CBRE has been retained by the Maricopa County Stadium District Board of Directors to appraise the value of Chase Field, home of Major League Baseball’s Arizona Diamondbacks. The Board voted to explore the option to sell Chase Field in downtown Phoenix to private, out-of-state investors last month. The proposed deal, which was made public in early… Read More →

2016 Most Admired Company: Arizona Diamondbacks

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by in AZ Business Magazine | Sports

Arizona Diamondbacks Most Admired Company: 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 Top Arizona executive: Derrick M. Hall, president and CEO What it does: Major League Baseball team that won the 2001 World Series. Admirable quality: Yahoo! and Forbes have recently tabbed the D-backs among the best workplaces in sports and last year the D-backs were named… Read More →

Photos: A home fit for the D-Backs’ CEO

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by in Home & Design

Have you ever imagined owning the home of one of the most well-liked individuals in Major League Baseball? Now, thanks to Russ Lyon|Sotheby’s International Realty, that dream can become a reality. Arizona Diamondbacks President and CEO Derrick Hall has listed his 6,438-square-foot Paradise Valley home for sale for $2,890,000.   Photos courtesy of Russ Lyon|Sotheby’s International Realty… Read More →

What the heck is a Twitter vending machine, and why is it at Chase Field?

Fans can Tweet a specific hashtag made available for through the vending machine to earn prizes. (Photo by Olivia Demetros, Arizona Diamondbacks)
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

The Arizona Diamondbacks have added a Twitter vending machine, sponsored by Manzanita Sol, that will give @Dbacks and @LosDbacks fans a chance to win D-backs themed prizes by simply tweeting a specific hashtag. Each time a D-backs fan tweets using the hashtag #DbacksManSol and a custom hashtag that is only available by visiting the Twitter vending machine, they will receive a… Read More →

Diamondbacks will offer $1 hot dogs in August

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The Arizona Diamondbacks will offer $1 hot dogs at every Tuesday home game in the month of August. The $1 hot dogs will be available at select Doubleheaders locations throughout the ballpark. There have been many deals going on at Arizona Diamondbacks games. This season, the D-backs launched #TealTuesdays in which fans are encouraged to… Read More →

D-backs CEO Derrick Hall answers fan questions

The Arizona Diamondbacks Evening on the Diamond Presented by University of Phoenix at Chase Field on March 30, 2012.  (Photo by Jordan Megenhardt/Arizona Diamondbacks)

Each month Arizona Diamondbacks CEO and President Derrick Hall answers questions from fans, and for the first time Hall answered fan questions on reddit, a message-board style social network. The questions were posted on one of reddit’s subpages, otherwise known as subreddits, called r/baseball. Hall started answering questions at 2 p.m., Thursday, and lasted for about… Read More →

D-backs pay tribute to Joe Garagiola when Yankees arrive

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The Arizona Diamondbacks will pay tribute to the late Joe Garagiola during a pregame ceremony on May 16 that will include the Hall of Famer’s family and friends as well as some of baseball’s most well-known personalities. The former big league catcher, broadcaster and national icon passed away on March 23 at the age of… Read More →

D-backs naming street after Randy Johnson

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The Arizona Diamondbacks and City of Phoenix announced Monday that Randy Johnson Way (#RJWay), the new name for the street in front of Chase Field, will be dedicated during a ceremony on May 12 at 5 p.m. on 4th St. between Jefferson and Jackson. Johnson will be in attendance along with D-backs leadership and other dignitaries and… Read More →

Diamondbacks will try to set world record

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PetSmart, the Arizona Diamondbacks, Nylabone and AvoDerm Natural Pet Foods have teamed up to set a Guinness World Records title for the most dogs attending a sporting event. They will need 1,000 dogs needed to set the world record. The attempt will be officiated by a Guinness World Records adjudicator and takes place Sunday, May… Read More →