D-backs in Talks With DiPoto, May Stay On In Role TBA Later

Earlier this week it looked like former interim GM Jerry DiPoto would head out of town after getting passed over for a very tanned Kevin Towers. Now it seems the D-backs are making a play at keeping DiPoto.

One source with close knowledge of the talks believes there is an 80 percent chance that DiPoto will remain with the club.

Diamondbacks club president Derrick Hall didn’t offer a prediction on whether DiPoto will accept the team’s offer, but he said late Friday, “I am hopeful he will stay, because I believe he belongs here and we all want him here.”

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