The Diamondbacks may be one of the youngest teams in the MLB, but their 2001 defeat of the Yankees at the World Series shows they’re a force to be reckoned with. If you want to see for yourself just how far they can go this season, you can watch Arizona Diamondbacks online without cable this year.

Below, we’ll explore which channels carry Diamondbacks games this year, as well as which cord-cutting streaming services you can use to get rid of cable and save money on MLB games at the same time.

Where Can I Watch the Arizona Diamondbacks Online Without Cable?

The Arizona Diamondbacks will play 162 regular season games this year. Of those, 156 will be broadcast through Fox Sports Arizona. The remainder will either be on Fox Sports 1 (4 games), ESPN (1 game) or MLB Network (1 game).

Fox Sports Arizona is available to anyone living in Arizona, New Mexico, Utah, and Southern Nevada, which is a fairly extensive service region. That said, even if you’re outside of those states and regions, you can still watch Arizona Diamondbacks online without cable.

There are over half a dozen streaming services that will get you either most or all Diamondbacks games this year. Let’s explore your current top options to cut the cord on cable and save money on Diamondbacks baseball games.

FuboTV

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FuboTV is one of the oldest internet TV services on our list and is a great option to watch nearly every Arizona Diamondbacks regular season game.

Channels and packages

fuboTV offers two key channel packages:

Between the two, Arizona Diamondbacks fans should head toward the lower-cost “fubo” package. At $44.99 per month, you’ll get 80+ news, sports, and other entertainment channels, including Fox Sports Arizona and Fox Sports 1. The only two you’ll miss out on are ESPN and MLB Network, as fuboTV does not carry either.

Features and extras

You’ll find fuboTV has great features for the price. You can stream on up to two devices at a time, which can be expanded to 3 for an extra $5.99 per month.

You’ll also get a 30-hour cloud DVR, which can also be expanded to 500 hours for an extra $9.99 per month. fuboTV even offers a 72-hour rewind feature that lets you watch events and shows from most channels they carry within 72 hours, even if you did not record them.

fuboTV is functional across a large number of devices:

  • Living room devices: Android TV, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast and Roku
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Fire TV, Roku TV and Android TV
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Android and iOS
  • Game consoles: None
  • Desktop browsers: fuboTV recommends Chrome, but most web browsers will work

You can give fuboTV a try free for 7 days.

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Sling TV

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Arizona Diamondbacks fans can turn to Sling TV to get 161 out of 162 games this season, and they can do so for just $40 per month.

Channels and packages

There are three packages available through Sling TV: Sling Orange, Sling Blue, and a combination of the two called Sling Orange + Blue:

Sling Blue is the best choice for anyone that wants to watch Arizona Diamondbacks online without cable. At just $25 per month, you’ll get 160 out of 162 games thanks to that package offering Fox Sports Arizona and Fox Sports 1.

However, superfans who don’t want to miss a thing can opt for Sling Orange + Blue at $40 per month. Sling Orange carries ESPN, so you’ll get 161 games with Sling Orange + Blue. Sling TV does not carry MLB Network, however, so you’ll miss out on a single game this season.

Features and extras

Sling TV has all the basic features you’ll get from internet TV services but does come with a bit of a limitation. You can get a 50-hour cloud DVR, but you’ll need to pay an extra $5 per month to get it. Outside of that, you can stream on up to 3 devices at once with Sling Blue channels, but just one with Sling Orange channels.

Sling TV also has very broad device support:

  • Living room devices: Azulle Mini PC Sticks, Air TV Player, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku and Xiaomi Mi TV
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, Roku TV and certain models from LG and Samsung
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Amazon Fire tablets, Android and iOS
  • Game consoles: Xbox One
  • Desktop browsers: Sling TV recommends Chrome, although other browsers will likely work as well

You can give Sling TV a try with its  7-day free trial period.

Hulu + Live TV

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Hulu has expanded its service to include a live TV option that is now among the most popular internet TV services around. It’s also one of the best choices for Arizona Diamondbacks fans.

Channels and packages

You can get Hulu + Live TV for $44.99 per month. That comes with Hulu’s massive on-demand library of TV shows and movies. You can get Live TV only for $43.99 per month, however, if you’re not interested in on-demand programming.

Further still,  if you want to remove the ads on Hulu’s ad-supported on-demand section, you can opt for the Hulu (No Ads) + Live TV option for $50.99 per month.

Regardless of which option you pick, Hulu + Live TV comes with Fox Sports Arizona, Fox Sports 1, ESPN, and MLB Network, plus over 50 other popular networks.

Features and extras

Outside of the include of Hulu’s popular on-demand library, you’ll also get a 50-hour cloud DVR and 2 simultaneous device streams per account. You can boost the cloud DVR to 200 hours for $9.99 per month extra with the Enhanced DVR add-on. You can also opt for the Unlimited Screens add-on (also $9.99 per month) which grants you 3 devices streams outside of your home network, and unlimited streams on your home WiFi network. You can combine both upgrades into one package for $14.99 per month.

Hulu’s device support is exceptional, especially for gaming console owners:

  • Living room devices: Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast and Roku
  • Smart TVs: Certain Samsung and LG televisions, as well as Android TV and Roku TV
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Android and iOS
  • Game consoles: Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and Xbox 360
  • Desktop browsers: Most browsers

There’s currently  7-day free trial for new subscribers.

YouTube TV

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YouTube TV also offers a complete package for those who want to watch the Arizona Diamondbacks online without cable this season.

Channels and packages

For just $40 per month, YouTube TV will get you Fox Sports Arizona, Fox Sports 1, ESPN, and MLB Network, all of the channels you need for 100 percent Diamondbacks regular season coverage.

Features and extras

YouTube TV’s features are among the best you’ll find. You’ll be able to stream on up to 3 devices at a time, and can create up to 6 individual user accounts. You also get an unlimited cloud DVR with a 9-month expiration date on videos. Additionally, each user gets his or her own cloud DVR storage.

Although it won’t work with any Amazon streaming devices, you can use YouTube TV through a large number of apps:

  • Living room devices: Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast and Roku (no Amazon Fire TV devices)
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Certain models from HiSense, LG, Samsung and Sharp, as well as Android TV and Roku TV
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Android and iOS
  • Game consoles: Xbox One
  • Desktop browsers: Chrome is recommended, although other browsers may also work

There’s a 7-day free trial currently available for this service.

PlayStation Vue

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Don’t let the name confuse you. Not only is PlayStation Vue available without a PlayStation console, but this service also offers every channel you need to watch the Arizona Diamondbacks online without cable. The features are also fantastic for the price.

Channels and packages

PlayStation Vue provides 4 channel packages:

  • Access: 45+ channels for $44.99 per month
  • Core: 70+ channels for $49.99 per month
  • Elite: 90+ channels for $59.99 per month
  • Ultra: 90+ channels for $79.99 per month, including premium networks (HBO, Showtime)

If you need every regular season game, the “Core” package is your best option. You’ll get 70+ channels for $49.99 per month, including Fox Sports Arizona, Fox Sports 1, ESPN, and MLB Network.

Uniquely, PlayStation Vue sells a Sports Pack add-on that also offers Fox Sports Arizona to those who live outside its market. Some of the games may still face regional blackouts, however, so you’ll need to contact Sony or Fox Sports to determine what, if any, games will be blacked out if you choose that option.

Features and extras

PlayStation Vue’s features are rather impressive for the price. You’ll get a 5 simultaneous streams per account, and an even more impressive 10 individual profiles per account. Even better, each profile user gets his or her own cloud DVR. The service offers a 28-day unlimited cloud DVR, so you’ll get plenty of storage.

You can stream PlayStation Vue through a variety of devices:

  • Living room devices: Apple TV, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast and Roku
  • Smart TVs: Amazon Fire TV, Android TV and Roku.
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Android, iOS, and Amazon Fire tablets
  • Game consoles: PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4
  • Desktop browsers: Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Microsoft Edge are recommended

PS Vue is available with a 5-day free trial.

DirecTV Now

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DirecTV Now has every channel a Diamondbacks fan will need for the regular season, but it’s also the most expensive option on the list. Not only that, it’s a bit lacking compared to the competition when it comes to features.

Channels and packages

There are four channel options available through DirecTV Now:

  • Live a Little: 65+ channels / $40 per month
  • Just Right: 85+ channels / $55 per month
  • Go Big: 105+ channels / $65 per month
  • Gotta Have It: 125+ channels / $75 per month

If you want to watch the Diamondbacks online without cable, you’ll need the “Just Right” streaming package. With 85+ channels at $55 per month, you’ll get Fox Sports Arizona, Fox Sports 1, ESPN, and MLB Network.

Features and extras

DirecTV Now offers 2 device streams per account, which can be boosted to 3 streams for $5 per month extra. You’ll also get a 72-hour rewind feature for most channels. The cloud DVR, however, is very limited. You’ll get just 20 hours of storage, with an additional 30-day limit on videos.

Thankfully, this service is great for those who need wide device support:

  • Living room devices: Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast and Roku
  • Smart TVs and Blu-ray players: Samsung and Amazon Fire TV
  • Mobile devices and tablets: Android and iOS
  • Game consoles: None (Xbox One consoles “coming soon”)
  • Desktop browsers: Chrome and Safari browsers are recommended, although you may be able to use other browsers as well

DirecTV Now is available with a 7-day free trial.

MLB.TV

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Want to watch the Arizona Diamondbacks without cable, but don’t live in the Fox Sports Arizona broadcast region? MLB.TV is a great alternative for you.  

Plans and coverage

If you want those out-of-market Diamondbacks games, MLB.TV makes them available. And if you want every other MLB teams’ out-of-market game, this service has you covered as well:

  • All Teams: $118.99/year, or $24.99/month for every out-of-market game
  • Single Team: $91.99/year (about $8/month) for every out-of-market game for a single team of your choice

Some blackout restrictions may still apply, particularly for games that are broadcast nationally.

Features

MLB.TV also has its own unique features that you won’t find on any of the above internet TV services. You can get in-game stats on your screen via the app, and get pitcher-perspective video streams. There are also numerous other features hidden in this app that add to its appeal.

The service also has wide device support:

  • Living room devices: MLB.TV app for Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV Sticks and Roku.
  • Smart TVs: MLB.TV app for certain Samsung televisions, Amazon Fire TV, Android TV and Roku TV
  • Mobile devices and tablets: At Bat app for Android, iOS, and Amazon Fire tablets
  • Game consoles: MLB.TV app for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
  • Desktop browsers: Most browsers

Before signing up, make sure it’s a service you want. MLB.TV offers no free trial and no money-back guarantee.

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