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Arizona Diamondbacks Newsbeat
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
KANSAS CITY, Mo.—Adam Dunn trekked 14 seasons and 2,001 games just to get to the postseason. But when his one and only playoff chance arrived Tuesday, he never got off the bench, and afterward he said he will retire.
The Oakland Athletics designated hitter, 34, told ESPN’s Pedro Gomez that he has played his final game.
“I guess the computer got me,” Dunn said, referring to the A’s “Moneyball” tactics.
Wednesday, August 06, 2014
Monday, August 04, 2014
Sunday, July 06, 2014
The benefit for the Yankees here seems fairly obvious. I’m a bit more quizzical about the Diamondbacks’ perspective - maybe they were primarily motivated by a desire to unload McCarthy’s salary, and plan to stick Nuno into the LHRP slot just vacated by Thatcher?
Friday, May 02, 2014
An excellent, lengthy profile of one of baseball’s most interesting managers. Tons of interesting anecdotes and insights. RTFA.
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