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Birthday boy Zack Godley picks Diamondbacks up to lead win over Padres

According to the Diamondbacks' game notes distributed to members of the news media on Saturday, right-hander Zack Godley is an avid bass fisherman who, as luck would have it, has sunk two bass boats. One of the boats belonged to his father and Godley man

AZCentral, today, 00:22

Trash talk rules the day ahead of Larry Fitzgerald Celebrity Softball Game

On the football field, Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald likes to let his play speak for itself. It's a different story when it comes to softball. "You smack talk for things you don't do well. Football, I don't talk at all because...

AZCentral, today, 00:08

'Family' and sense of 'brotherhood' has Diamondbacks picking up right where they left off

Torey Lovullo's Manager of the Year award is missing. Actually, it's been sent out for repairs and he doesn't know where it is, exactly. You see, when he was presented with the plaque during Opening Day ceremonies at Chase Field, it came with a giant cra

AZCentral, yesterday, 22:00

Moore: What happens when Larry Fitzgerald takes on a bozo sports columnist? Find out here

CLOSE Arizona Republic's Greg Moore takes on Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald after the youth football clinic in Fitzgerald's name, held at the Salt River Fields on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Hundreds of people gathered to watch the showdown: Larr

AZCentral, yesterday, 21:38

Intriguing Arizona high school spring football story lines

Even though last spring the Arizona Interscholastic Association passed legislation that allows teams to work out year-round, spring football is like a mini-season of its own. It is structured with college coaches having a chance to come through and evalu

AZCentral, yesterday, 20:07

RHP Matt Koch earns another start in Diamondbacks rotation

Diamondbacks right-hander Matt Koch will start again during his next turn in the rotation, manager Torey Lovullo announced on Saturday. "We liked a lot what he's done in spring training," Lovullo said. "And yesterday he continued that....

AZCentral, yesterday, 18:06

Arizona Cardinals GM Steve Keim and coach Steve Wilks forming a bond ahead of NFL draft

Cardinals General Manager Steve Keim and former coach Bruce Arians shared laughs, cocktails and similar evaluations of players during their five years together. And when Arians retired after last season, both shed tears over the professional relationship

AZCentral, yesterday, 17:27

Jared Dudley believes Igor Kokoskov is 'ready' to be Suns' next coach

Lindsey Hunter had the title of Phoenix Suns' interim coach for three months in 2013 but the actual job was done more often than not by assistant coach Igor Kokoskov. “Lindsey wasn't ready for that role,” said Phoenix forward Jared Dudley, who was in his

AZCentral, yesterday, 15:57

Short-handed Diamondbacks nearly no-hit by Padres

The Diamondbacks have rallied around their ability to overcome injuries this season. But they might have finally reached their breaking point on Friday night. They weren't just without three everyday players. They also were missing one of those players'

AZCentral, yesterday, 02:51

Horizon wins at home on ninth-inning walk-off, 4-3

CLOSE Scottsdale Horizon head coach Eric Kibler talks about Friday night’s win. It took nearly three hours and nine innings, but Scottsdale Horizon (16-11) held on to win, 4-3. After giving up two runs and going scoreless in the seventh inning, Phoenix P

AZCentral, yesterday, 02:33

Madisen Duryea builds on home run total as Bradshaw Mountain softball falls to Cactus

Though her team lost at Phoenix Cactus, 9-1, Prescott Valley Bradshaw Mountain sophomore Madisen Duryea still left the field smiling. Her solo shot over right field in the top of the seventh was her 20th homer of the year. She leads Arizona and has the s

AZCentral, yesterday, 00:22

Arizona Diamondbacks' bullpen getting results without overpowering stuff

The season is barely three weeks old, but the Diamondbacks' bullpen already is exhibiting many of the same attributes as last year: assembled on the cheap, effective in a sort of non-traditional way and, most important, as good as anyone's. The Diamondba

AZCentral, Friday, 23:17

Diamondbacks hold A.J. Pollock, Chris Owings out after outfield collision

Sensing it was better to be safe than sorry, Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo kept center fielder A.J. Pollock and right fielder Chris Owings out of the starting lineup for Friday night's game against the Padres at Chase Field. Both players were health

AZCentral, Friday, 22:09

Phoenix Suns' coaching search widens as Mike Budenholzer pulls out

For the past week or so it's been presumed that Mike Budenholzer and David Fizdale have been the leading candidates for the Suns' coaching job. Budenholzer and Fizdale, along with interim coach Jay Triano, are the only three coaches reported to have had

AZCentral, Friday, 21:12

Arizona Cardinals' General Manager Steve Keim's NFL drafts haven't always been 'Keim Time'

In Steve Keim's five years as Cardinals general manager, the phrase “Keim Time” gained popularity for a few reasons. First, sportswriters and broadcasters like simple words that rhyme. Second, Keim and his scouting staff proved adept at adding key player

AZCentral, Friday, 19:55

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