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John Baragona

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I've been a Diamondbacks season ticket holder since day one, sitting in the front row of section 118. I own my own construction and maintenance business and spent a few years as a sportswriter back in the early '90s. I currently cover the Dbacks minor leagues and prospects for azsnakepit.com.

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  • MLB Arizona Diamondbacks
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Recent Activity
These national lists
Commented on Five Diamondbacks on MLB.com's updated top 100 prospects on Jul 28 2014, 6:04p - 1 reply
Bullpens are strong throughout the organization
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/27 on Jul 28 2014, 12:40p
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/27
Posted on Jul 28 2014, 2:37a
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/26: Blair Shines Again
Posted on Jul 27 2014, 3:30a
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/25: Williams Chasing .400
Posted on Jul 26 2014, 2:53a
I'm amazed
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/24: Marte is clutch (no, the other one) on Jul 25 2014, 3:00p - 1 reply
He's not in Lamb's class
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/24: Marte is clutch (no, the other one) on Jul 25 2014, 1:41p
Ugh
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/24: Marte is clutch (no, the other one) on Jul 25 2014, 1:39p - 1 reply
I share your frustrations
Commented on Diamondbacks looking to trade Hill over Prado? on Jul 25 2014, 3:12a
Alex Glenn
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/24: Marte is clutch (no, the other one) on Jul 25 2014, 2:36a - 1 reply
Lamb's performances
Commented on Diamondbacks looking to trade Hill over Prado? on Jul 25 2014, 2:34a - 1 reply
With 4 strikeouts
Commented on Off-day ambivalence thread: rooting for losses on Jul 25 2014, 1:31a - 1 reply
Prado's leadership is overrated
Commented on Diamondbacks looking to trade Hill over Prado? on Jul 25 2014, 1:28a - 4 replies
And the obvious problem is?
Commented on Rarefied Air - Pitching in Reno: Part 1 of 3 on Jul 24 2014, 3:12a - 2 replies
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/23: Touki Goes Three
Posted on Jul 24 2014, 3:09a
The fact of the matter is
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/21: Blair Dominates on Jul 23 2014, 4:54a - 1 reply
The other problem is
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/22: Chafin enjoys road life on Jul 23 2014, 4:52a - 2 replies
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/21: Blair Dominates
Posted on Jul 22 2014, 2:25a
Collmenter
Commented on SnakeBytes 7/21: Doesn't Matter, Still A Sweep on Jul 21 2014, 8:26p - 1 reply
The entire issue with this roster
Commented on SnakeBytes 7/21: Doesn't Matter, Still A Sweep on Jul 21 2014, 4:50p - 2 replies
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/20: Deep Pitching
Posted on Jul 21 2014, 2:18a
Mobile was rained out
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/19: Bradley's Back on Jul 20 2014, 7:23p - 2 replies
I believe I did say
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/19: Bradley's Back on Jul 20 2014, 12:59p - 1 reply
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/19: Bradley's Back
Posted on Jul 20 2014, 3:22a
The Dbacks
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/18: McFarland Hits Walk-off on Jul 19 2014, 3:09p - 1 reply
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/18: McFarland Hits Walk-off
Posted on Jul 19 2014, 3:00a
I've never skipped
Commented on The Wild Card: "Why should I watch this crap?" on Jul 18 2014, 8:35p
He'll certainly see SB next year
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 18 2014, 4:52p - 1 reply
I agree
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 18 2014, 2:29p - 1 reply
Yeah
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 18 2014, 11:45a - 1 reply
What he said
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 18 2014, 2:49a - 1 reply
I'm not saying I'm gaga over him
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 18 2014, 2:47a
I've always liked him
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 18 2014, 12:33a - 1 reply
He was highly rated out of high school
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 18 2014, 12:32a - 1 reply
Stress fracture in his elbow
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 17 2014, 8:01p
I like Heyman
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 17 2014, 6:52p - 1 reply
I tend to lean
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 17 2014, 6:49p
Law's Top 50
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 17 2014, 6:09p - 1 reply
Glaesmann
Commented on Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects on Jul 17 2014, 5:37p - 1 reply
Dbacks 2014 Mid-Season Top 60 Prospects
Posted on Jul 17 2014, 5:08p
I read that article a while back
Commented on Snake Bytes 7/17 on Jul 17 2014, 1:42p - 2 replies
I'm with you
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/16: Williams Heating Up on Jul 17 2014, 12:11p - 1 reply
As if that guy
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up, 7/15: First-half MVPs on Jul 17 2014, 2:47a - 1 reply
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/16: Williams Heating Up
Posted on Jul 17 2014, 2:43a
My All Star differences
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up, 7/15: First-half MVPs on Jul 16 2014, 2:59p - 1 reply
Jesse Darrah was released last week
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/14 on Jul 15 2014, 1:43p - 2 replies
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/14
Posted on Jul 15 2014, 2:22a
You're not using proper technique there
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/13: Velazquez Breaks Record on Jul 14 2014, 3:32a - 2 replies
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/13: Velazquez Breaks Record
Posted on Jul 14 2014, 2:02a
Seems like it's the guys built like Corbin
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/12: Velazquez Ties OB Record on Jul 13 2014, 3:57a - 2 replies
Having read more on Reed
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/12: Velazquez Ties OB Record on Jul 13 2014, 3:52a - 1 reply
Hard to say
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/12: Velazquez Ties OB Record on Jul 13 2014, 3:51a - 1 reply
The streak
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/12: Velazquez Ties OB Record on Jul 13 2014, 3:47a - 1 reply
Yes it is
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/12: Velazquez Ties OB Record on Jul 13 2014, 3:46a - 1 reply
Right
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/12: Velazquez Ties OB Record on Jul 13 2014, 3:01a
I was always high on him
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/12: Velazquez Ties OB Record on Jul 13 2014, 2:58a - 2 replies
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/12: Velazquez Ties OB Record
Posted on Jul 13 2014, 2:36a
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/11: Drury Homers
Posted on Jul 12 2014, 3:12a
That's not exactly accurate
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/10: Weller no-hitter slays Dragons on Jul 11 2014, 6:25p - 2 replies
Power
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/10: Weller no-hitter slays Dragons on Jul 11 2014, 5:10p - 2 replies
We'll see
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/10: Weller no-hitter slays Dragons on Jul 11 2014, 5:06p - 1 reply
I'm more encouraged
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/10: Weller no-hitter slays Dragons on Jul 11 2014, 3:59p - 1 reply
No way
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/9: And Another on Jul 10 2014, 6:43p - 1 reply
Uh
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/9: And Another on Jul 10 2014, 5:48p - 1 reply
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/9: And Another
Posted on Jul 10 2014, 2:54a
Nice to see a dominant performance
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/8: Another Trumbomb on Jul 9 2014, 3:24p
Baseball America
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/8: Another Trumbomb on Jul 9 2014, 1:53p - 2 replies
LOL
Commented on Diamondbacks 1, Marlins 2 on Jul 9 2014, 12:34a - 1 reply
I actually played golf with Uecker
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/7: Touki's Second Start on Jul 8 2014, 5:16a
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/7: Touki's Second Start
Posted on Jul 8 2014, 2:07a
I'm very nervous about him
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/6: Bradley Stretching Out on Jul 8 2014, 1:17a - 1 reply
I put him ahead of Barrett
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/6: Bradley Stretching Out on Jul 7 2014, 7:16p - 1 reply
Yeesh
Commented on Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/6: Bradley Stretching Out on Jul 7 2014, 6:45p - 2 replies
Only one other 1B on the roster
Commented on Paul Goldschmidt elected starting 1B for NL All-Stars on Jul 7 2014, 2:41a
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/6: Bradley Stretching Out
Posted on Jul 7 2014, 2:36a
There's nothing wrong with this deal
Commented on Brandon McCarthy traded to the Yankees on Jul 6 2014, 12:26p - 1 reply
Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 7/5: Reed Ks 5 in 2
Posted on Jul 6 2014, 2:39a
Maybe
Commented on Joe Thatcher and Tony Campana traded to the Angels for prospects on Jul 5 2014, 1:26p
I'd rather keep Hill
Commented on Joe Thatcher and Tony Campana traded to the Angels for prospects on Jul 5 2014, 1:19p - 3 replies
Russell is a SS
Commented on Joe Thatcher and Tony Campana traded to the Angels for prospects on Jul 5 2014, 1:16p - 2 replies
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