Through a series of under the radar moves that helped solidify their young core, the Arizona Diamondbacks may have won the off-season in the NL West. We also take a look at some key dates for MLB this season, including the MLB Draft Combine being held at Chase Field.


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.