Lincecum Struggles, Giants Fall to Diamondbacks

Mitchell Evans San Francisco Giants Writer   Diamondbacks 7 Giants 3   Recap: In the top of the first, Paul Goldschmidt was right where he left off last time against Lincecum, hitting a 3 run home run to right field. The home run came after a leadoff triple by Parra, and a walk by Prado. Michael Morse homered in the bottom of the second inning to make the score 3-1, and then in...
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Paul Goldschmidt continues to own Tim Lincecum

Saying that Paul Goldschimdt owns Tim Lincecum is an understatement. Goldschimdt, who hit his first career home run off of Lincecum in 2011, is 13-for-24 with seven homers and 17 RBIs against Lincecum. Let’s put that into perspective: Paul Goldschimdt is hitting .541 against Tim Lincecum and has hit 9.4% of his career home runs off of him. Those are video game-like numbers. You...
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Goldschmidt again finds groove against Lincecum

SAN FRANCISCO -- Paul Goldschmidt hit a three-run homer and sacrifice fly to pound Tim Lincecum again, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 7-3 on Wednesday night. Gerardo Parra hit a two-run homer and Eric Chavez added an RBI triple for his first hit in his first start of the year for Arizona. Goldschmidt is batting .542 (13-for-24) with seven homers and 17...
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Paul Goldschmidt extends hitting streak to 26 games

With an RBI single in the top of the eighth inning against Rockies reliever Chad Bettis on Friday, Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt extended his hitting streak to 26 consecutive games. Goldschmidt finished the 2013 season with hits in 19 consecutive games and has hit in seven consecutively to begin the 2014 season. Last season, Rockies outfielder and NL batting champion...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks get swept in Australia, but still find positives

Mark Trumbo, Paul Goldschmidt and A.J. Pollock look on from the D-backs dugout. (Jennifer Stewart/Arizona Diamondbacks)   First, let’s get this straight. Losing both games in a season-opening series to their hated rivals is not a good way for the Diamondbacks to start off the 2014 campaign. However, there is no need for the Diamondbacks, or their fans, to feel a sense of doom...
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March 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Diamondbacks: 3 up and 3 down

Arizona Diamondbacks: 3 up and 3 downAfter imploding down the stretch and ending the season 81-81, the Arizona Diamondbacks hope that their busy offseason is enough to close the gap in the now competitive NL West. While the Dodgers enter the season as the division favorite, the D-backs figure to be a factor. After all, this is a team that led the division for most of the first half...
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Goldschmidt quietly goes about his (All-Star) business

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The Rawlings operatives held their photo shoot with Paul Goldschmidt early Monday morning, maybe because a Gold Glove looks so right when it is framed by an Arizona sunrise. Goldschmidt did not set the schedule, but he would not have argued. No Diamondback seems to deserve attention more or need it less than Goldschmidt. Goldschmidt had the most productive offensive...
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February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Humble Goldschmidt becomes face of Diamondbacks

Don't ask Paul Goldschmidt about his breakout season of a year ago. That's ancient history. Besides, anyone who tries to get the Arizona first baseman to talk about himself is wasting his breath. Goldschmidt is as humble and low-key as a big-time player can get, But at the plate, his bat makes a lot of noise. In his second full major league season a year ago, he led the...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Three reasons the 2014 Arizona Diamondbacks could surprise

(photo credit: Coming off of two consecutive seasons of .500 baseball, the Arizona Diamondbacks enter 2014 as an enigma. Part of that is the management controversially shipping away good, young talent for marginal improvements this offseason. As much as Addison Reed and Mark Trumbo improve the 2014 product, Adam Eaton, Matt Davidson and Tyler Skaggs were promising...
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Paul Goldschmidt showered with bubble gum and water after walk-off HR (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt was showered with bubble gum and water by teammates after hitting the walk-off HR in the 11th inning to win Tuesday night's game. After getting doused with the Dubble Bubble gum by his teammates, Goldschmidt wore the Dubble Bubble containers as a hat during the remainder of his postgame...
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August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

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