On the Diamonds In The Desert podcast, Haley Stesiak and Jordan Hamm talk all things baseball in the state of Arizona. From the pros to college to high school, these seam-heads share the latest news and give their takes on America’s Pastime.
On This Episode:
The Arizona Diamondbacks have struggled offensively as of late, but is it time to worry? Taijuan Walker continues to get comfortable with his new team, what does Haley and Jordan foresee for him his next few starts? They also discuss Archie Bradley’s new role and how he has helped bolster the Diamondbacks bullpen.
In the college ranks, the Arizona Wildcats earned a series win against a very solid Oregon team. How does a potent Wildcat offense help their pitching staff?
The Arizona State Sun Devils impressed this weekend with a sweep over Washington State. Gage Canning provided some pop for the Devils and earned Pac-12 player of the week honors along the way. Why could be this be a turning point for the Devils for years to come?
Grand Canyon University earned their fourth straight Western Athletic Conference series win. How have the Lopes prepped themselves for postseason play? Haley and Jordan explain whether it be in the non-conference schedule or how they have built their roster for the coming years.
On the high school front, Diamonds In The Desert spotlights the Horizon Huskies. The Eric Kibler led squad has plenty of experience and is ranked #19 in the nation and the current top team in 6A. Daniel Berger and Evan Williams lead a potent Husky offense and sophomore Kody Huff helps set the table and get around the bases. On the rubber, Colin King and Cameron Doherty lead a seasoned pitching staff that is looking to make a run when the state tournament rolls around.
Plus, a former Arizona Wildcat is our Big Leaguer of the Week.