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D-backs' Pollock: 'It's a ruthless business'

PHOENIX -- Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock saw the Giancarlo Stanton video once, and that was enough. The footage almost made him ill. Stanton, who is a top candidate for the NL MVP award along with Dodgers' left-hander Clayton Kershaw, suffered multiple facial fractures and damage to his teeth when he was struck in the face by a fastball from distraught Milwaukee right...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
1 day ago  |  Discuss

GIF: A.J. Pollock robs a home run

Timing is everything. @AJPollo860 knows that: #OUTstandings — MLB (@MLB) September 5, 2014   Welcome back, A.J.! Diamondbacks outfielder A.J. Pollock made his presence felt after missing three months due to a hand fracture by accompanying a 3-hit night with a web gem. Pollock robbed Padres catcher Rene Rivera of a home run. It’s...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks activate Pollock, Owings

PHOENIX -- The Diamondbacks got a little healthier Tuesday.  Chris Owings and A.J. Pollock were reinstated from the disabled list before the D-backs' game at San Diego, the second game of a 10-game road trip that also includes stops in Los Angeles and San Francisco.  Pollock has been on the disabled list since May 31 after suffering a fractured fourth metacarpal in his left...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks Injury Update: AJ Pollock, Chris Owings

Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock hopes to continue his rehab assignment today with the Diamondbacks Triple-A affiliate in Reno.  He has been on the disabled list since June 1 with a fractured hand suffered when he was hit by a pitch, as reported by Jacob Fagan of Sports Injury Alert.  Shortstop Chris Owings is also rehabbing in Reno.  He is on the DL because...
Via Sports Injury Alert
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks Injury Update: A.J. Pollock, Chris Owings, Cody Ross

The Diamondbacks had hoped outfielder A.J. Pollock would be back on the field by now, but his recovery is coming along slower than expected. He broke his hand on May 31 and was then struck on the same hand in his rehab assignment on July 31 in Arizona League, according to Nick Piercoro of Arizona Central.#491036617 / gettyimages.comThe hit by pitch in the Arizona League was on a...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks Injury Update: A.J. Pollock plays full game in CF for Reno

The Arizona Diamondbacks fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday by the score of 3-2. The loss dropped the Diamondbacks to 49-63, fourth in the National League West. It's been a struggle for the Diamondbacks, particularly on the mound, ranked 25th in the Major Leagues in ERA. Injuries have been an issue too, as 10 players are currently on the disabled list. Some good news on...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Diamondbacks celebrate A.J. Pollock’s walk off home run

  Walk-offs are fun. It looks like the Diamondbacks agree, as they mob center fielder A.J. Pollock as he reaches home plate on his first career walk off home run. Pollock went 3-for-5 with 2 RBIs and scored twice in Arizona’s 7-5 win over San Diego on Memorial Day. The D-backs are no strangers to walk-offs, as they had 13 in 2013, and Miguel Montero already belted a home run for...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Hottest hitter in baseball? Pollock just trusting the process

PHOENIX -- A.J. Pollock has reached the tip-of-the-cap stage of his career. It is a good sign, an indication of a player who has found his sweet spot and isn't being swayed by whimsy or the ill effects of the previous at-bat. "It messes with your mind, baseball," Pollock said. "You have so many elements that you don't have control over. It is very hard to accept...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

A.J. Pollock makes sensational wall-crashing, bobble catch

The Diamondbacks would pretty much like to forget about Tuesday night's 5-0 loss to the Cardinals, all except A.J. Pollock's bone crunching catch in centerfield.Pollock chased down Yadier Molina's towering hit and crashed into the wall before bobbling the elusive ball and securing it in his mitt.Even Cardinals fans gave the skilled fielder a round of applause after...
Via The Other Paper
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

A.J. Pollock catches fly ball amid swarm of bees (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock caught a fly ball amid a swarm of bees in the first inning of Thursday's game against San Francisco.The game started on time despite the bees congregating in the outfield, and wouldn't you know it, Giants batter Angel Pagan led off the game with a fly ball to center field. Pollock showed...
Via Holdout Sports
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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