Author Archives: Rich Gray

Arizona State OL Chip Sarafin Announces He is Gay

  By: Rich Gray In a ground-breaking moment for collegiate athletics, Arizona State offensive lineman Chip Sarafin publicly announced he is gay, becoming the first active-player to do so in college football. Sarfain, a backup entering his senior season, told his story to Compete magazine, a Phoenix-based publication for gay sports. He came out to his Sun Devil teammates last ... Read More »

A Different Look For the Diamondbacks

By: Jim Marshall The July 31st trade deadline has come and gone and it was one of the busiest deadlines baseball fans have seen in a long time with several big name players going to contending teams. For the AZ Diamondbacks we saw them make some trades, not a complete revamp of the team, but some key players that are ... Read More »

DBacks Trade Prado to Yankees

  By: Rich Gray The key piece in the Justin Upton trade is no longer with the Arizona Diamondbacks. In a last minute deadline move, the DBacks sent Martin Prado to the New York Yankees for minor-league catcher Peter O’Brien. Prado was acquired by the Diamondbacks before the 2013 season in a deal that sent Upton and Chris Johnson to ... Read More »