With the Dodgers and Padres spending twice as much as the Diamondbacks on payroll, can the D-backs realistically contend in the NL West? Patrick Lyons of DNVR Rockies joins the show to discuss. During the show, news broke that Zach Davies signed with the D-backs and that the team made a competitive offer to Dansby Swanson before he signed with the Chicago Cubs.


Born and raised in Phoenix metro, Jesse’s sports broadcasting career began at the age of 12 when he impersonated D-backs radio voice Greg Schulte on FOX Sports Arizona as the Arizona Diamondbacks Kidkaster. He started writing and podcasting about the Diamondbacks shortly thereafter, and has been doing it ever since. Now, Jesse is a podcast host and writer for PHNX Diamondbacks. Jesse has a math degree and a journalism minor from Azusa Pacific University in Southern California.