Gallen after his 79.3 Game Score. | Photo by Todd Kirkland/Getty Images Each start can be measured with a single number called game score. The Approach Game score was originally developed by Bill James. It was designed to have an average of 50. It was good and can be found at Baseball Reference. Tango Tiger tweaked it into the version provided on the FanGraph site. Then … [Read more...] about Have Diamondback Starters Pitched Above Average?
PHOENIX — The questions were certainly circulating through Chase Field ahead of pitcher Luke Weaver’s start Monday. After allowing 17 runs over his last 17 innings and posting an 0-3 record, could Weaver get back on track or was he destined to fall out of the rotation following a difficult stretch of games? But as skipper Torey Lovullo said pregame, Monday is a new day and … [Read more...] about Luke Weaver goes scoreless vs. Marlins as D-backs snap losing streak
Watch highlights from Monday's series opener between the Miami Marlins and the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field. … [Read more...] about Video Story: D-backs' bats back Weaver
Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports Stop me if you've heard this before... Wes has got his finals today - I remember what those were like, so good luck! - and so I'm helping out today. Not a problem as it means I get to appreciate Corbin Carroll, who at the rate he's going, will not be long for Hillsboro... Just two affiliates in action yesterday, though one of them did … [Read more...] about Minor League Affiliate Recap 5/10/2021: Carroll-ing all the way
Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images Those six straight losses on the road seem a lot more frustrating now. All the team can do is move forward. Arizona Diamondbacks 5, Miami Marlins 2 [D’backs.com] Weaver gets ‘revenge’ as D-backs snap skid - From the first pitch Luke Weaver threw Monday night, Torey Lovullo knew it was going to be a good night. “I saw an aggressive … [Read more...] about Snake Bytes 5/11: Home Cooking
Photo by John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images Well, that and 6.1 scoreless innings from Luke Weaver, anyway. This was the kind of outing that shows you why the team persists with Luke Weaver. When he's good, he's VERY good, and tonight was one of those occasions. He was very effective, highly efficient and took a shutout into the seventh. In his two wins … [Read more...] about Diamondbacks 5, Marlins 2: Tacos = Wins
Miami Marlins take on the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field, May 10, 2021 … [Read more...] about Photos: Marlins at Diamondbacks, May 10, 2021