Tag: Arizona Diamondbacks
As National League contenders continue to strengthen, Jeff Birdich and company may be forced to make a move just to stay afloat.
With the trade deadline looming and the race for the NL Wild Card race tightening, the Arizona Diamondbacks made the latest free agency move.
While the Rockies are still comfortably sitting in the second wild card spot, a handful players need to step up in the second half to help a playoff push.
The Rockies took some hits heading into the All-Star break, but they're still in great position to be fighting come October.
Colorado has overcome hurdles all season long to get to this point, and as it stands, their second half is shaping up to be a strong one.
The Rockies are one of three NL contenders that should have their eye on Ramos, but their recent slide may have upped the urgency and the cost for the 2016 All-Star.
The Rockies head to Los Angeles with the eyes of the baseball world upon them as they try to reclaim first place in the NL West from the Dodgers.
Arizona and Colorado are now tied behind Los Angeles in the NL West, however, the Diamondbacks hold a pair of games in hand.