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Jim Marshall

About Jim Marshall

I have lived in Phoenix for over 45+ years. I am an avid baseball, basketball, football and hockey fan. My favorite teams are the local professional sports teams yes even the Phx Mercury, as well as THE Arizona State Sun Devils. My favorite sport is baseball. I am a collector of baseball memorabilia. My favorite athlete of all time is Baseball Hall of Fame member Harmon Killebrew. I enjoy attending live sporting events and I am a season ticket holder for the Arizona Cardinals. I enjoy traveling the state of Arizona with my lovely wife Patti.

MLB: AZ Diamondbacks Catchers

The Arizona Diamondbacks had many questions going into Spring Training 2015. One of the biggest revolved around the catchers’ position. Who would be their starting catcher for the 2015 regular season, who would be the back-up and would they keep … Continue reading

NCAA: AZ State Sun Devils Baseball Pac-12 Preview

The Arizona State Sun Devils baseball team opened up Pac-12 play this past weekend at Phoenix Muni against one of the stronger teams in the Pac 12; the Oregon State Beavers. Even though the Beavers lost several players from last … Continue reading

MLB: AZ Diamondbacks Pitcher Chase Anderson

When the regular season begins for the AZ Diamondbacks’ on April 6th, it would be nice to see right-hander, Chase Anderson, as part of the team’s starting rotation. As a starter last season, from May through late September, Anderson had … Continue reading

MLB: AZ Diamondbacks Doubters

Every season, when Spring Training rolls around, both doubters and supporters of all 30 MLB teams re-emerge from their winter hibernation. It is no different for the Arizona Diamondbacks, but unfortunately for this team there are more doubters than supporters … Continue reading

MLB: AZ Diamondbacks Player Mark Trumbo

Spring Training has arrived for the Arizona Diamondbacks and, as we know, there will be a new Manager, new coaches, several new players and hold-over players that will play new positions. One of those hold-over players in a new position … Continue reading

MLB: AZ Diamondbacks Player Aaron Hill

When Spring Training begins for the AZ Diamondbacks one player the team is counting on to bounce back is Aaron Hill. Hill is coming off a disappointing 2014 season in which he hit just .244, with 10 home runs, 60 … Continue reading

NCAA: AZ State Sun Devils Baseball 2015 Preview

The Arizona State Sun Devils baseball team begins a new era in 2015. The program not only has a new Head Coach, but they also have a new home at Phoenix Municipal (Muni) Stadium, after 40 years on campus at … Continue reading

MLB: AZ Diamondbacks Pitching for Spring Training

When the AZ Diamondbacks pitchers and catchers report for Spring Training on February 19th the starting pitching staff will consist of Jeremy Hellickson, Josh Collmenter, Allen Webster and Rubby De La Rosa. That is the rotation identified by Dave Stewart. … Continue reading

MLB: A New Year for the AZ Diamondbacks

Happy 2015 to the Arizona Diamondbacks fans. With it being a New Year, let’s hope that it is a new type of season for the Diamondbacks, so we can leave 2014 in the books. Even though it is considered slow … Continue reading

MLB: AZ Diamondbacks Catching Needs

The Arizona Diamondbacks still need to address their need for catching as they continue to make trades during the MLB Hot Stove season. After trading Miguel Montero to the Chicago Cubs, the Diamondbacks are left with Tuffy Gosewich as their … Continue reading