Miguel Castro

Adolis Garcia of the Texas Rangers running the bases after his walk-off homer in the bottom of the 11th defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks in Game One of the 2023 World Series.
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2023 World Series: Diamondbacks and Rangers Make History in Game One

2023 World Series: Diamondbacks, Rangers Make History in Game One ARLINGTON, Tex. (Oct. 27) — The Arizona Diamondbacks and Texas Rangers gave us an entertaining and memorable Game One of the 2023 World Series. It came on the 22nd anniversary of the Diamondbacks’ very first World Series game and 12th anniversary of a game Rangers […]

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Diamondbacks closer Paul Sewald celebrating their Wild Card series win over the Milwaukee Brewers. The Diamondbacks face the Dodgers next in the NLDS.
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Diamondbacks: Relievers Continue September Momentum in Wild Card Victory over Brewers, Form Must Continue against Dodgers

Diamondbacks: Relief Pitching Key in Wild Card Victory over Brewers, Form Must Continue against Dodgers For much of the season, the Arizona Diamondbacks’ Achilles heel was relief pitching, especially the back end. Even trading for elite closer Paul Sewald on July 31 seemed to merely be a drop in the bucket, for the Diamondbacks had […]

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Ryan Thompson, a key addition to the Diamondbacks bullpen, the best in the NL for the month of September so far.
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The Arizona Diamondbacks Bullpen Has Been Tops in the NL in September

Arizona Diamondbacks: The NL’s Best Bullpen in September For several years, the Arizona Diamondbacks’ most glaring weakness has been relief pitching. While improved in 2023, they still were in the bottom ten in the majors and bottom five in the NL for most of the season. September, however, has been a different story, as the […]

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The Diamondbacks celebrating their walk-off win over the Rangers
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Diamondbacks Rally Twice, Top Rangers in Extra-inning Thriller

Diamondbacks 4, Rangers 3 (11 innings) PHOENIX, Aug. 21 — A pair of rallies, one with one out in the bottom of the ninth and the other with two outs in the bottom of the 11th, saw the Arizona Diamondbacks snatch victory from the jaws of defeat in a thrilling 4–3 victory over the Texas […]

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Christian Walker of the Diamondbacks rounding the bases after hitting the go-ahead homer against the Rockies
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Diamondbacks Outslug Rockies for Seesaw Win, Capture Second Series in a Row

Diamondbacks 9, Rockies 7 DENVER, Aug 16 — Monday night, Colorado Rockies manager Bud Black said of Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Christian Walker, “If you make mistakes, he can make you pay. If you make pitches, like all hitters, you can get him out. But if you make a mistake, he’s dangerous, man.” Wednesday afternoon […]

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Diamondbacks reliever Miguel Castro pitching against the Red Sox
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“Fearless” Miguel Castro Has Been a Welcome Addition to the Diamondbacks

“Fearless” Miguel Castro a Welcome Addition to the Diamondbacks PHOENIX — With the way 2022 went, the Arizona Diamondbacks desperately needed to improve their late-inning relief pitching. They weren’t one player away, though — they needed several dependable pitchers. One player available was a veteran with “stuff,” but his time with his previous team ended […]

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Austin Adams of the Diamondbacks yells in triumph after a striking out a Braves hitter.
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Diamondbacks Hold Off Rosario, Braves in Thriller

Diamondbacks 3, Braves 2 PHOENIX, June 2 — Arizona Diamondbacks left fielder Lourdes Gurriel Jr. continued his hot streak, smacking a two-run first-inning double and making two key defensive plays to lead his team past the Atlanta Braves, 3–2, in a Friday-night pitchers’ duel. The Diamondbacks hung on for victory despite a two-homer game from […]

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Christian Walker of the Diamondbacks celebrates after sliding home with the winning run against the Giants.
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Gurriel Double Gives Diamondbacks Walk-off Victory over Giants

Diamondbacks 2, Giants 1 PHOENIX, May 14 — Arizona Diamondbacks left fielder Lourdes Gurriel Jr. lined a walk-off double in the bottom of the ninth, scoring Christian Walker from first to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a dramatic 2–1 victory over the San Francisco Giants Sunday afternoon. The double capped off a pitchers’ duel between Diamondbacks […]

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