Sat, 12 Jan 2013 11:48:21 -0800
Free-agent 3B Geoff Blum (Diamondbacks) has retired to take a television broadcasting job with the Houston Astros. Blum spent six seasons of his 14-year playing career with Houston.
Fri, 20 Jul 2012 14:50:05 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks have recalled 3B Ryan Wheeler from Triple-A Reno. In a corresponding move, the team released 3B Geoff Blum.
Mon, 02 Jul 2012 15:54:34 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks activated 3B Geoff Blum (oblique) from the 60-day disabled list Monday, July 2, and placed SS John McDonald (back) on the 15-day DL with back stiffness.
Fri, 15 Jun 2012 06:06:02 -0700
Arizona Diamondbacks INF Geoff Blum (oblique) will begin a rehab assignment at Triple-A Reno Saturday, June 16.
Mon, 30 Apr 2012 10:31:24 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks moved 3B Geoff Blum (oblique) to the 60-day disabled list Monday, April 30.
Fri, 20 Apr 2012 10:33:20 -0700
Arizona Diamondbacks IF Geoff Blum (oblique) said he has been told he could miss as much as four to eight weeks because of the torn oblique muscle he suffered Tuesday, April 17.
Wed, 18 Apr 2012 06:27:26 -0700
Arizona Diamondbacks IF Geoff Blum (side) pulled a muscle in his side during batting practice Tuesday, April 17, and is headed for the disabled list. OF A.J. Pollock is expected to be called up.
Tue, 03 Apr 2012 00:35:44 -0700
While Arizona Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson would like to work IF Geoff Blum into the mix at third base, Gibson reiterated 3B Ryan Roberts would see the majority of starts at third.
Fri, 24 Feb 2012 14:41:33 -0800
Arizona Diamondbacks 3B Geoff Blum and 1B Lyle Overbay are on the bubble when it comes to winning a bench spot this spring. INF Willie Bloomquist, SS Stephen Drew (ankle), 1B Paul Goldschmidt, 2B Aaron Hill, INF John McDonald and 3B Ryan Roberts are locks. It all depends on if Drew will be ready for opening day whether another spot will open up.
Wed, 09 Nov 2011 15:24:16 -0800
The Arizona Diamondbacks are heavy on utility infielders heading into 2012 with IFs John McDonald, Willie Bloomquist and Geoff Blum. McDonald could start at shortstop if SS Stephen Drew (ankle) is not ready for the start of the season. Bloomquist could serve as the fourth outfielder and share time in left field with OF Gerardo Parra. Blum would likely complement 3B Ryan Roberts at third base and 1B Paul Goldschmidt at first.