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TC Zencka

TC Zencka writes for MLB Trade Rumors and Call To The Pen of the Fansided Network, previously a Site Expert for Venom Strikes (Diamondbacks) and Contributing Writer for District On Deck (Nationals). He also works for Major League Baseball as an In-Game Coordinator. His writing tends towards the Cubs, Nationals, Rays, Diamondbacks, White Sox, contracts, pragmatism, FIP over ERA, and wRC+.

PHOENIX, AZ - SEPTEMBER 06: A fan cheers as Steven Souza Jr. #28 of the Arizona Diamondbacks stands at bat in the fourth inning of the MLB game against the Atlanta Braves at Chase Field on September 6, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

Arizona Diamondbacks: This Is Adam Jones’ House Now

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ST. LOUIS, MO - SEPTEMBER 10: Adam Wainwright #50 of the St. Louis Cardinals tips his cap after recording his 1,600th career strikeout while playing against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the second inning at Busch Stadium on September 10, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Diamondbacks: Market Dynamics V: Performance-Based Incentives Paying Players Like Salesmen

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HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 19: Agent Scott Boras speaks with the media after the Houston Astros signed first overall draft pick Mark Appel to the team prior to the start of the game between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on June 19, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Diamondbacks: Market Dynamics IV: Scott Boras Feels Swellopts

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DENVER, CO - SEPTEMBER 02: Silvino Bracho #61 of the Arizona Diamondbacks walks to the dugout in the eighth inning after giving up a grand slam home run to Nick Hundley #4 of the Colorado Rockies in a baseball game at Coors Field on September 2, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. The Rockies won 14-7. (Photo by Joe Mahoney/Getty Images)

Arizona Diamondbacks: Silvino Bracho’s Broken Heart…er, Elbow

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PHOENIX, AZ - JULY 21: Infielder Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks during the MLB game against the Colorado Rockies at Chase Field on July 21, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Diamondbacks: Market Dynamics III: Opt-Outs Unite NBA And MLB Superstars

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PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 29: (EDITORS NOTE: Multiple exposures were combined in camera to produce this image.) Pitcher Aaron Nola #27 of the Philadelphia Phillies delivers a pitch against the Atlanta Braves during the sixth inning of a game at Citizens Bank Park on September 29, 2018 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Phillies defeated the Braves 3-0. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Diamondbacks: Market Dynamics II: Frontloading En Vogue

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ATLANTA, GA - JULY 15: Silvino Bracho #61 of the Arizona Diamondbacks pitches in the eighth inning of an MLB game against the Atlanta Braves at SunTrust Park on July 15, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Todd Kirkland/Getty Images)

Arizona Diamondbacks: Bullpen Health Thins Herd, Provides Opportunity

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SCOTTSDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 20: Pitcher Jake Barrett #33 of the Arizona Diamondbacks poses for a portrait during photo day at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick on February 20, 2018 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Arizona Diamondbacks: Jake Barrett Still Moving

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PHOENIX, AZ - AUGUST 01: Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals prepares for a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on August 1, 2016 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Arizona Diamondbacks: Harper Inherits The Kingdom, Greinke Keeps The Throne

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JUPITER, FLORIDA - FEBRUARY 21: Paul Goldschmidt #46 of the St. Louis Cardinals poses for a photo during photo days at Roger Dean Stadium on February 21, 2019 in Jupiter, Florida. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Arizona Diamondbacks Market Dynamics I: A Paul Goldschmidt Retrospective…For The Future

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HOUSTON - APRIL10: Outfielder Craig Biggio #7 of the Houston Astros runs during the game against the Cincinnati Reds on April 10, 2005 at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. The Astros defeated the Reds 5-2. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Arizona Diamondbacks: Projecting Archie Bradley 4.0

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SAN DIEGO, CA - MAY 20: David Peralta

Arizona Diamondbacks: Salvaging Yasmany Tomas

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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 27: Manny Machado #8 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with teammates in the dugout after scoring on a three-run home run hit by Yasiel Puig #66 (not in photo) in the sixth inning of Game Four of the 2018 World Series against the Boston Red Sox at Dodger Stadium on October 27, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Arizona Diamondbacks: Father Manny Machado To Lead Young Friars

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PHOENIX, AZ - SEPTEMBER 06: Steven Souza Jr. #28 of the Arizona Diamondbacks celebrates after scoring against the Atlanta Braves during the fourth inning of the MLB game at Chase Field on September 6, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

Arizona Diamondbacks Steven Souza Jr.: 1 1/2 Pectorals And No Regrets

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PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 05: Carson Kelly #71 of the St. Louis Cardinals catches in the eighth inning during the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on September 5, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Arizona Diamondbacks: Carson Kelly’s Three-Headed Monster

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PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 22: Carson Kelly #30 of the St. Louis Cardinals catches the final out of the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on September 22, 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Arizona Diamondbacks: Campfire Stories Entertain Spring Campers

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