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Welcome to Venom Strikes, the Arizona Diamondbacks news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Venom Strikes is dedicated to providing top-notch Diamondbacks news, views and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.

Editorial Staff

Thomas Lynch, editor

Lifelong baseball fan living the dream in Yonkers, NY. I am surrounded by spoiled Yankee fans and doomed Met fans. Please comment early and often and I will be sure to get right back at you.

Joseph Jacquez, Venom Strikes

My name is Joe Jacquez. I am a freshman at Mesa Community College and after two years I plan to attend the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication. I am a huge Arizona sports fan with my favorite team being the Diamondbacks. I am an aspiring sports journalist. Check out my MLB writing at Baseball Essential and follow me on twitter.

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