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ALL-TIME TEAMS

Goldy, Gonzo & Big Unit: The Diamondbacks All-Time Team

Greatest Baseball Teams

The Starting Lineup

C     Miguel Montero Miguel Montero
1B     Paul Goldschmidt Paul Goldschmidt
2B     Orlando Hudson Orlando Hudson
SS     Stephen Drew Stephen Drew
3B     Mark Reynolds Mark Reynolds
LF     Luis Gonzalez Luis Gonzalez
CF     Steve Finley Steve Finley
RF     Justin Upton Justin Upton
DH     Matt Williams Matt Williams
The team features an excellent defensive core up the middle: Hudson and Finley were Gold Glove Award winners, Drew and Montero were superb as well. Goldschmidt is also a Gold Glover, and sits in the heart of the lineup that features three power threats from the right (Goldie, Williams, and Upton) and two from the left (Gonzo and Finley).

This lineup actually offers decent power up and down: every starter hit at least 15 homers in a season, and six of them topped 30 homers in a season. Three players (Upton, Goldschmidt, and Finley) were 20 HR/20 SB guys.

The backup double play duo, second baseman Aaron Hill and shortstop Tony Womack, are good also, not much of a dropoff from Hudson and Drew defensively, and Womack is the only blazing speedster on the roster.
Lineup
1.   Finley
2.   Gonzalez
3.   Goldschmidt
4.   Williams
5.   Upton
6.   Reynolds
7.   Hudson
8.   Drew
9.   Montero

The Rotation

SP     Randy Johnson Randy Johnson
SP     Curt Schilling Curt Schilling
SP     Brandon Webb Brandon Webb
SP     Zack Greinke Zack Greinke
SP     Dan Haren Dan Haren

The Bullpen

RP     J.J. Putz J.J. Putz
RP     Jose Valverde Jose Valverde
RP     Greg Swindell Greg Swindell
RP     Andrew Chafin Andrew Chafin
RP     Brad Ziegler Brad Ziegler
RP     Byung-Hyun Kim Byung-Hyun Kim
RP     Matt Mantei Matt Mantei

The Bench

C     Damian Miller Damian Miller
1B     Mark Grace Mark Grace
2B-3B-SS     Aaron Hill Aaron Hill
SS-2B     Tony Womack Tony Womack
LF     David Peralta David Peralta
CF     A.J. Pollock A.J. Pollock
OF     Chris Young Chris Young