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Diamondbacks | Socrates Brito the everyday CF now?

Sat, 02 Apr 2016 16:40:31 -0700

Updating a previous story, Arizona Diamondbacks OF Socrates Brito "will be our everyday center fielder", according to manager Chip Hale. The team is scrambling to find an option at the position after OF A.J. Pollock (elbow) fractured his elbow on Saturday, April 2.

Fantasy Tip: Hale went on to say he feels Chris Owings matches up better against southpaws, so it appears the skipper contradicted himself here. Owners should expect a left-right platoon in center unless either Brito or Owings runs with the job in Pollock's absence. At least for the first week of the season, it is a wait-and-see situation in fantasy.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: FOX Sports Arizona - Jack Magruder

Diamondbacks | Arizona lands Rickie Weeks

Sat, 27 Feb 2016 14:06:42 -0800

Free-agent 2B/OF Rickie Weeks (Mariners) signed a minor-league deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday, Feb. 27. According to a source, Diamondbacks manager Chip Hale said Weeks will see most of his reps in the outfield this spring and is a candidate for the final roster spot.

Fantasy Tip: Once a top prospect, Weeks has disappointed for most of his big-league career. He's coming off a season in which he batted .167 over 37 games for the Seattle Mariners before getting released in June. He's well off the fantasy radar.

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Diamondbacks | Chip Hale extended

Thu, 18 Feb 2016 12:51:01 -0800

Arizona Diamondbacks manager Chip Hale agreed to a contract extension that will take him through the 2017 season Thursday, Feb. 18, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: FOXSports.com - Jon Paul Morosi

Diamondbacks | Arizona defines OF roles

Wed, 17 Feb 2016 12:27:58 -0800

Arizona Diamondbacks OFs Yasmany Tomas and David Peralta will begin the season in left field and right field, respectively, according to manager Chip Hale.

Fantasy Tip: Tomas spent most of his rookie campaign in right or at third base last season, while Peralta occupied left field. Both appear to have a fair amount of job security at their new positions in 2016, although only Peralta did enough last year to justify a roster spot in most standard leagues to begin this season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Steve Gilbert

Diamondbacks | Josh Collmenter to start Opening Day

Sun, 08 Mar 2015 15:52:36 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks SP Josh Collmenter will start on Opening Day, according to manager Chip Hale.

Fantasy Tip: Collmenter will be the team's No. 1 starter and projects as a mid-range selection in NL and mixed leagues.

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Diamondbacks | Chip Hale to be named manager

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 07:26:38 -0700

Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale will be named the Arizona Diamondbacks' new manager Monday, Oct. 13.

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Diamondbacks | Four finalists for manager

Sat, 11 Oct 2014 01:28:57 -0700

The Arizona Diamondbacks have narrowed the field of managerial candidates to Jim Tracy, Phil Nevin, Chip Hale and Sandy Alomar Jr. A decision is expected Monday, Oct. 13.

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Twins | Chip Hale to interview

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:03:30 -0700

Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale will interview for the Minnesota Twins managerial position Thursday, Oct. 9.

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Twins | Expected to interview Chip Hale

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 19:16:48 -0700

The Minnesota Twins are expected to interview Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale for their manager position later this week.

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Diamondbacks | Will meet with Chip Hale Tuesday

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 19:13:26 -0700

The Arizona Diamondbacks will interview Oakland Athletics bench coach Chip Hale for their vacant managerial spot Tuesday, Oct. 7.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: CBSSports.com - Jon Heyman