The Diamondbacks have made headlines in recent days not for their play on the field- which has been inconsistent of late- but for their complaints about Chase Field – which have been fairly consistent in the last year.
An attorney representing the Diamondbacks claimed in court this week that Major League Baseball was so alarmed at the condition of Chase Field (the attorney called it a ‘crisis’), that MLB might consider relocating the team from Phoenix.
Photos the Diamondbacks took of a broken pipe on June 25 were intended to bolster the team’s point, though many fans and observers thought the Diamondbacks were turning a trickle into a torrent.
Diamondbacks CEO Derrick Hall, in a regularly scheduled radio appearance on the team’s flagship station, tried to further explain the Diamondbacks stance on Thursday morning during an interview on Arizona Sports’ ‘Doug and Wolf’ show.
You can hear the entire interview here, but here are a couple of highlights.