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PHOENIX — Pinch-hitter Raimel Tapia hit a grand slam in Colorado’s six-run seventh inning, Nolan Arenado had a pair of two-run homers and the Rockies rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-10 on Friday night. Arizona built an 8-5 lead through six innings behind Ketel Marte‘s career-high four RBIs and a big night by A.J. …

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PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns have acquired power forward Richaun Holmes from Philadelphia and forward Darrell Arthur from Brooklyn. The Suns sent cash considerations to the 76ers on Friday for Holmes, and got Arthur from the Nets for forward Jared Dudley and a protected 2021 second-round pick. Philadelphia made the Holmes deal to help clear …

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The premiere Mexican soccer league – Liga MX – is coming to FOX Sports Arizona and FOX Sports Arizona Plus! Beginning July 21, nine soccer matches featuring the Tijuana Xolos will be televised in English throughout Arizona and New Mexico. Founded in 2007, Club Tijuana Xolos is one of the youngest clubs in Liga MX and …

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Arizona defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson knew the desert was where he wanted to stay, yet consulted with former Coyotes captain Shane Doan before signing a long-term extension. Doan had been in similar situations before, debating whether to stay in the only place he had ever played or head off someplace else for more …

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DENVER — Gerardo Parra and Raimel Tapia had pinch-hit RBI singles in Colorado’s three-run sixth inning, helping the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Thursday. Trevor Story homered for the Rockies, and Kyle Freeland pitched six-hit ball into the sixth inning. DJ LeMahieu had two hits and drove in a run. Colorado was coming …

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PHOENIX — Devin Booker, the high-scoring guard at the heart of Phoenix’s rebuilding plans, has signed a five-year, $158 million maximum contract with the Suns. Booker, 21, tweeted a photo of himself smiling as he signed the contract Saturday night, moments before the Suns announced the deal, which makes him the highest-paid player in the …

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PHOENIX — Wil Myers homered for the fourth time in two days, connecting in the 16th inning off Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Jeff Mathis to send the San Diego Padres to a 4-3 victory Sunday. Myers, who hit three home runs Saturday, clubbed a 3-2 pitch from Mathis over the right-field fence with two outs. Mathis …

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LAS VEGAS — Deandre Ayton pointed to the rim, asking for a lob. The pass came from Shaquille Harrison, and Ayton snared it in his right hand before slamming down a dunk. And thousands of Phoenix Suns fans roared. In that one moment, they saw a glimpse of what their team’s future may look like. …

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PHOENIX — General manager Ryan McDonough says Trevor Ariza was the first player the Phoenix Suns targeted in free agency, speaking with him and his wife via FaceTime from a car one minute after free agency began. The Suns spent virtually all of their cap space on the 14-year veteran NBA forward, who agreed to …

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PHOENIX — At the beginning of each of the Phoenix Suns’ summer camp practices, new coach Igor Kokoskov puts his team through a specific routine. He calls it “basketball yoga” — perhaps a cheesy nickname, he admits, but a drill that teaches his players two critical fundamentals: balance and control. Kokoskov is doing a balancing …

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