Arizona Diamondbacks exercise 2023 option for manager Torey Lovullo


PHOENIX — The Arizona Diamondbacks plan to convey again supervisor Torey Lovullo subsequent season, exercising the membership choice on his contract for 2023, it was introduced Tuesday.

The transfer comes at some point after the largest comeback win in franchise historical past: Arizona was trailing 7-0 within the fourth inning towards the Phillies earlier than rallying for a 13-7 victory.

Lovullo is in his sixth season with the membership and is the longest-tenured supervisor in membership historical past. He was NL Supervisor of the Yr in 2017, guiding the group to the playoffs, however the franchise has slowly regressed since.

The D-backs completed with a 52-110 mark in 2021, the second-worst mark within the group’s historical past. They have been way more aggressive this yr, bettering to 60-67 after Monday’s win.

Arizona is 20-15 because the All-Star break, buoyed by the promotions of a number of promising prospects, together with outfielders Corbin Carroll, Alek Thomas and Stone Garrett, and pitcher Tommy Henry.