The influx of Cuban players in MLB has been much discussed, and after the wild success Jose Abreu had with the White Sox in 2014, teams will continue to scout and give big money to defectors. Yasmany Tomas is a perfect example, as the D-backs gave him a six-year, $68.5 million contract as a 24-year-old this offseason.
Player known as the “Shredder” during Cards 2011 World Series run follows ex-manager to Arizona.
St. Louis wins 1-0 at Arizona & celebrates NL Central title
Diamondbacks first baseman’s two home runs prevent Cardinals from clinching NL Central title.
Magic number for St. Louis to clinch NL Central title is 2.
Dave Stewart played for Diamondbacks’ chief baseball officer in Oakland
What does this mean for Arizona chief operating officer Tony LaRussa?
Columbia, Missouri native dealt by White Sox
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Redbirds win 4-2, head to Cincinnati after 7-2 homestand