December 2017 - Arizona Diamondbacks Wiretap

Diamondbacks Add Japanese Reliever Yoshihisa Hirano

Dec 22, 2017 7:37 AM

The Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a two-year, $6 million deal with Japanese reliever Yoshihisa Hirano.

Hirano, 34, had 29 saves this season for the Orix Buffaloes of Japan's Pacific League. He spent his entire 11-year career with the Buffaloes, recording a 48-69 record with a 3.10 ERA in 68 starts and 481 relief appearances.


Tags: Arizona Diamondbacks, Free Agent Rumor, Misc Rumor, Terms Agreement

Yankees Have Been Scouting Patrick Corbin

Dec 19, 2017 8:00 AM

The New York Yankees have been looking at options to bolster their starting rotation and have scouted Patrick Corbin.

Corbin had a strong second half for the Arizona Diamondbacks and will be eligible for free agency after the season.

The left-hander made $3.95 million in 2017.

Buster Olney/ESPN

Tags: New York Yankees, Arizona Diamondbacks, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

Diamondbacks, White Sox Showing Most Interest In Manny Machado

Dec 18, 2017 7:50 AM

As the Baltimore Orioles continue to mull a possible Manny Machado trade, the Arizona Diamondbacks and Chicago White Sox have shown the most interest in dealing for the star, according to sources.

The Diamondbacks are coming off a playoff berth and could lose J.D. Martinez in free agency.

Machado will become a free agency after the season.

Dayn Perry/CBS Sports

Tags: Arizona Diamondbacks, Baltimore Orioles, St. Louis Cardinals, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

Rangers Inquire With Diamondbacks About Zack Greinke

Dec 13, 2017 8:04 AM

The Texas Rangers have discussed pitching with the Arizona Diamondbacks and Zack Greinke's name has been featured in talks, according to a report.

Arizona is coming off a 93-win season, but Greinke has one of the biggest contracts in baseball.

Texas is looking to add a front-of-the-rotation starter this winter.

T.R. Sullivan/MLB

Tags: Texas Rangers, Arizona Diamondbacks, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

Red Sox To Meet With J.D. Martinez

Dec 13, 2017 7:41 AM

The Boston Red Sox are among the clubs expected to meet with J.D. Martinez at the winter meetings, according to a source.

"We know who we want," Dave Dombrowski said. "There's at least a pool of players that we want. I mean, I have the list in my pocket."

The Red Sox are looking to add a middle-of-the-order hitter.

The Arizona Diamondbacks are interested in re-signing Martinez and the San Francisco Giants are a rumored suitor as well.

Scott Lauber/ESPN

Tags: Boston Red Sox, Arizona Diamondbacks, San Francisco Giants, Free Agent Rumor, Misc Rumor