John Baragona

  • joined Jun 11, 2011
  • last login Jul 11, 2014
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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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Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/31: Stites Needs Promotion


Matt Stites picked up his 5th save this month for Reno.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/30: Drury the Real Deal


Gerson Montilla just missed the cylce with a double, a triple and a home run.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/28: Velazquez on Fire


Andrew Velazquez is having a monster May.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/26: Pitching Rules


Mike Bolsinger led Reno to a 1-0 win with 7 shutout innings.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/24/14: Palka Shines


A short and belated edition today, as John was having internet issues.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/23: Chafin Nice AAA Debut


Andrew Chafin had a solid AAA debut allowing 3 runs over 7 innings.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/21: Griffin Clubs 4 Homers


Mobile's Jon Griffin slammed four home runs in a single game last night.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/19: Velazquez and Triples


Andrew Velazquez delivered 2 triples and a double in a South Bend rout.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/18: The Larussa Effect?


Mike Jacobs led a host of potent hitters with a 7-RBI game for Reno.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/17: Montilla Red Hot


Gerson Montilla has 14 hits in his last 7 games.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/16: Shipley Ks 8


Braden Shipley fanned 8 in South Bend's 4-3 win.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/14: Lamb Hits GW Homer


Jake Lamb hit a game-winning 3-run homer to lead Visalia to a 6-4 win.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/12: Beating the Dead Horse


Nick Evans had another big game going 4 for 5.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/11: Marzilli Homers Again?


Evan Marzilli hit his 4th home run in his last 9 games.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/10: Sinnery CG Shutout


Brandon Sinnery delivered a complete game shutout in Visalia's 5-0 win.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/9: Clean Slate for Darrah


Jesse Darrah tossed 7 shutout innings in Visalia's 3-0 win.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/7: Why Not Nick Evans?


Nick Evans continues to hit the ball well as he makes a push for a major league call-up.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/5: Marshall Called Up


J.J. Putz goes on the DL and Reno's Evan Marshall gets promoted to take his place.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/4: Runs, Runs, Runs


All four Dbacks affiliates won in blowouts on Sunday.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/3: Everyone Loses


All four affiliates lost in minor league action last night.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 5/2: Jose Martinez Debuts


Pitching prospect Jose Martinez made his debut for South Bend in a 10-3 win.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 4/30: Lamb Heating Up


Jake Lamb hit his 4th homer of the season to help lead Mobile to an 8-3 win.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 4/29


Reno picked up a win but Visalia and Mobile both lost close games.

Dbacks MiLB Risers and Fallers: 4/28 Edition


This week's Risers and Fallers is more noteworthy by who is on the Fallers list than by the names on the Risers.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 4/28: Blair Fans 12


Aaron Blair struck out 12 over 7 innings for South bend last night.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 4/26: What's Up With Archie?


Archie Bradley had another rough start as Reno fell to Salt Lake.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 4/25: More Chase Anderson


Chase Anderson tossed 6+ shutout innings in Mobile's 3-0 win.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 4/23: Drury Homers Twice


Visalia was aided by three home runs in their 5th straight win to improve to 15-5.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 4/21: Sherfy Is Human


Top prospects Jimmie Sherfy and Archie Bradley did not have their best nights.

Dbacks MiLB Round-Up 4/20: Ahmed Homers?


Nick Ahmed hit a 2-run homer in the 8th inning to lead Reno to a 2-1 win over Fresno.

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