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CHRIS OWINGS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Owings: First priority, second base

PHOENIX -- The Diamondbacks are field-testing the long-held theory that if you can play shortstop you can play second base and third base, too. Chris Owings is the latest under the microscope. Owings, who opened the season as the team's shortstop, has made all 13 starts at second base since being activated from two months on the disabled list on Sept. 2, with Didi Gregorius seeing...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks Injury Update: Chris Owings starts rehab

Arizona Diamondbacks rookie shortstop, Chris Owings, has not played a game since June 25th due to a shoulder injury.  But he began the comeback trail yesterday while starting at shortstop in the Arizona Rookie League.  While batting third, Owings went 2-3 and stole two bases.  He is still at least a week from returning, but it was a positive sign to see the star rookie back on...
Via MLB Injury News
August 18, 2014  |  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: Chris Owings still has no timetable for return

The Arizona Diamondbacks dropped to 17 games below .500 at 49-66 following a 6-2 loss to the Kansas City Royals on Thursday. The Diamondbacks, ranked 18th in the Major Leagues in runs scored, managed just seven hits and scored their only runs on RBI by Mark Trumbo and Jake Lamb. On the injury front, Chris Owings is working his way back from a shoulder injury, but there is still...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks Injury Update: Chris Owings, Cody Ross

Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Chris Owings had injured his left shoulder and has been out since June 25. He saw a doctor on Friday, the Diamondbacks decided to shut down the rookie for three days reported by Adam Lichtenstein from MLB.com.#450840864 / gettyimages.comManager Kirk Gibson did not say if Owings had reinjured his left shoulder or if he is just giving him extra time...
Via MLB Injury News
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks Injury Update: Chris Owings, Mark Trumbo

The Arizona Diamondbacks blew a two-run ninth inning lead on Tuesday and fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates by the score of 3-2. The loss dropped the Diamondbacks to 35-50, last place in the National League West. The Diamondbacks have been unable to overcome a pitching staff that is 27th in the Major Leagues in ERA. But there is some good news on the injury front regarding Chris Owings...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Owings named NL Rookie of the Month of April

.@DBacks SS @cowings5 named NL Rookie of the Month. pic.twitter.com/TjyPaex5xv — MLB (@MLB) May 5, 2014   Chris Owings took the starting shortstop position and ran with it. Owings came out of the gates swinging, as he hit .313 with 6 extra-base hits, and scored 7 runs with 4 stolen bases. Those numbers earned him the honors of National League Rookie of the Month for April. Not...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Owings provides bright moment with dazzling catch

April has been a cruel month for the Diamondbacks at Chase Field, but rookie shortstop Chris Owings has provided some glimmer of hope for better days ahead. One such moment came in the eighth inning of Tuesday night's game vs. Colorado, in which Owings made was could be the leader in the clubhouse for D-backs defensive play of the year, tracking down a foul popup by Colorado...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona Diamondbacks keep faltering

The Arizona Diamondbacks won the NL West in 2011, finished 81-81 the last two seasons and made moves in the offseason in hopes for a return to the postseason. This team ought to be lucky the season is longer than just one month. With a 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday, the team is 5-16 thru its first 21 games. To give perspective, in its inaugural season in 1998, the...
Via isportsweb.com
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Get To Know Him - Chris Owings

Back in December of 2012, the Arizona Diamondbacks acquired SS Didi Gregorius from the Cincinnati Reds, as part of a 3 team deal that sent Shin-Soo Choo to the Cincinnati Reds, and Trevor Bauer to the Cleveland Indians.  The idea was that Gregorius would take over the teams SS position with the lose of Stephen Drew to the Boston Red Sox via free agency.  Little did the DBacks...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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