Evening Links: Tomas’s Arrival Expected Soon


Good Evening Diamondbacks fans! Hope your Sunday is going well! I’m sure many of you watched the NFL divisional playoffs, as did I.

Not much has been going on with the Diamondbacks, as we wait for Spring Training to begin. There are only 51 days till spring training games begin, and only 85 games till Opening Night! It can’t get here any faster!

With that in mind, here is a look at what’s going on with the Diamondbacks, and around the MLB! Here are your afternoon links!

Diamondbacks Links:

Yasmany Tomas Expected to Arrive in U.S. in Two Weeks-AZCentral.com

Nick Piecoro of the Arizona gives an update on Tomas’s efforts to come to the United States, and his continued work at third base in the Dominican Republic.

Chris Owings Recovery from Shoulder Surgery Might Stretch Into First Week of Spring Training-AZCentral.com

Piecoro gives an update on SS Chris Owings recovery from left-shoulder surgery.

Curt Schilling says Randy Johnson is Best left-hander of All Time

Curt Schilling tells Steve Gilbert of MLB.com that his former teammate Randy Johnson is the greatest left-hander of all time.

David Peralta: The Righty Killer the Diamondbacks Needed-InsidetheZona

Ryan P Morrison talks about David Peralta’s ridiculous success against righties, and where Peralta will fit in with the Snakes in 2015.

Top Randy Johnson Moments as a Diamondback: #3-#1-AZSnakePit

What was the greatest moment for Randy Johnson in a Diamondbacks uniform? Was it his performance in Game 7 of the 01 World Series? Find out by reading this article from Jim McLennan of AZSnakePit.

Baseball Prospectus Ranks Top 10 Diamondbacks Prospects-Baseball Prospectus

A subscription is required to read the full article, but Baseball Prospectus list of the Diamondbacks top 10 prospects for 2015 is available for everyone to read.

Bleacher Reports’s Updated Farm System Rankings-Bleacher Report

Where does the Diamondbacks farm system rank in baseball according to Bleacher Report? Find out by reading this article!

Around the MLB:

Zobrist, Escobar traded to the Athletics from the Rays-Swinging A’s

Zobrist trade from a Rays perspective-Rays Colored Glasses

Padres add Valverde on Minor-League Deal-Friars On Base

Yankees hire new coaches for 2015-Yanks Go Yard