On another Mailbag Monday, Jesse and Derek are answering questions from Twitter, including their favorite obscure baseball rules, what they would consider a success in 2022, and which new coach will have a bigger impact on improving the D-backs.


Derek Montilla, occasionally known as The Mayor of PHNX, has covered the Arizona Diamondbacks beat for over 10 seasons. He's a career .093 hitter as an amateur with more errors than runs scored, so everyone decided that the press box was a better fit. The Arizona native is a diehard fan of all Valley sports and can also be found roaming free ringside at local pro wrestling shows.