Mar 3, 2015; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt (left) and manager Chip Hale against the Arizona State Sun Devils during a spring training baseball game at Salt River Fields. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports
There is just one week until the regular season kicks off and it’s time to get settled in for the longest regular season of any major sport. With Spring Training wrapping up, the Arizona Diamondbacks’ position spots and pitching rotation have pretty much been finalized with a few discrepancies here-and-there.
The Diamondbacks are not favored by many “experts” in the National League West, but weirder things have happened in the past few years where you have to realize that anything can happen in professional sports.
Let’s take a look at the likely starters for each position, including the starting rotation in the next few slides.