David Culver

David Culver

David Culver is an avid baseball fan married to a beautiful woman who puts up with his fandom. He received his degree in English from ASU. Follow David on Twitter @dfculver

By David Culver On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Vol 8: NL Central Weekly Wrap-Up

The first two months of baseball complete and the St. Louis Cardinals look to be cementing their place as the NL Central finalist. Chicago Cubs: The Chicago Cubs faced off against the Washington Nationals (lost More...

By David Culver On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

Vol 7: NL Central Weekly Wrap-Up

This week (May 18-24th), the Chicago Cubs gained a half game on the St. Louis Cardinals, and the Pittsburgh Pirates broke away from the Cincinnati Reds to hold the sole position of 3rd place. The Milwaukee Brewers More...

Jon Lester
By David Culver On Monday, May 18th, 2015

Vol 6: NL Central Weekly Wrap-Up

The Chicago Cubs had the best week of all NL Central Teams after they went on a 6 game winning streak this week, to bring themselves to within 4 games of the St. Louis Cardinals. Chicago Cubs: Could the Chicago More...

Felix Hernandez
By David Culver On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Is Felix Hernandez The Best Pitcher In Baseball?

“King” Felix Hernandez just notched his 2,001 strike out on Mother’s Day.  Is “King” a fitting title for the 4th youngest pitcher in MLB to hit this mile-stone? Signed, by the Seattle Mariners in More...

Mitch Harris
By David Culver On Monday, May 11th, 2015

Vol 5: NL Central Weekly Wrap-Up

While there was no change this week in the standings, there is plenty to be excited for with the National League Central Division. Chicago Cubs: The Chicago Cubs gained no ground this week, after losing both of More...

Kirk Gibson
By David Culver On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

Kirk Gibson Diagnosed With Parkinson’s Disease

Kirk Gibson, former General Manager of the Arizona Diamondbacks, has just announced that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. He had been noticeably absent from the Detroit Tiger’s broadcast booth More...

Jackie Robinson
By David Culver On Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Jackie Robinson Day 2015

“A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives.” ~ Jackie Robinson April 15th has been dedicated by the MLB as Jackie Robinson Day since 2004. It’s a day dedicated to the memory More...

Jake Lamb
By David Culver On Thursday, April 9th, 2015

Jake Lamb: Rookie of the Year?

Okay, yes it is far too early to declare any one player to be the Rookie of the Year. But in the three games played, Arizona Diamondback Jake Lamb has put his best foot forward. The 24 year old third baseman played More...

By David Culver On Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

Opening Day Preview: St Louis Cardinals

The 2015 St. Louis Cardinals are looking beautiful so far this spring training. Though there has been some health concerns (Adam Wainwright – abdominal strain; Lance Lynn – left hip) overall the team is More...

Marco Gonzales
By David Culver On Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

St. Louis Cardinals Prospect Profile: Marco Gonzales

The St. Louis Cardinals started practice in the Grapefruit League this week, and among their numbers is a 23 year old prospect, Marco Gonzales. A left handed pitcher, Gonzales was drafted by the Cardinals back More...

Alejandro De Aza
By David Culver On Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

Alejandro De Aza Loses Arbitration To Baltimore Orioles

Today, Alejandro De Aza and the Baltimore Orioles met with arbitrators in order to discuss De Aza’s contract for the year. The Orioles had previously offered De Aza a $5 million dollar contract for the year, More...

Randy Johnson
By David Culver On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

2015 Hall Of Famer Randy Johnson

This is a wonderful day for Arizona Diamondback fans. Fan favorite, Randy Johnson has been elected to the 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame, his first year on the ballot. While it hasn’t been determined which team he More...

New Year's Resolution
By David Culver On Thursday, January 1st, 2015

Five Resolutions The Diamondbacks Need To Make In 2015

With the pain of the last three seasons behind them, the Arizona Diamondbacks are looking for ways to win again. But before they can do so, they need to make some commitments. 1. Commit to Rebuilding With the dismissal More...

Arizona Fall League
By David Culver On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

Peoria Javelinas: Arizona Fall League Top Prospects

A look at the Top 5 prospects representing the Peoria Javelinas of the Arizona Fall League. The Javelinas are represented by players from the Atlanta Braves, Cleveland Indians, Kansas City Royals, St. Louis Cardinals, More...

St. Louis Cardinals
By David Culver On Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Looking Forward To Spring Training – St. Louis Cardinals

As the reigning National League Champions, the St. Louis Cardinals have a lot to live up to come Spring Training. During the off-season they had a few key changes. Chris Carpenter announced his retirement in More...

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