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Diamondbacks Injury Update: Chris Owings to have shoulder surgery Thursday

The Arizona Diamondbacks finished the 2014 season with a record of 64-98, last in the National League West. They were near the bottom of the league in runs scored and team ERA. Injuries also hindered the team, as only two players appeared in over 120 games. Shortstop Chris Owings, who missed nearly half the season, will undergo shoulder surgery on Thursday. #454736856 / gettyimages...
Via MLB Injury News
21 days ago  |  Discuss

D-backs' Owings to undergo shoulder surgery

PHOENIX -- Arizona Diamondbacks infielder Chris Owings is to undergo left shoulder surgery Thursday, the D-backs announced Wednesday. Owings received a second opinion from Dr. James Andrews, which revealed an injury to the posterior labrum, the D-backs said. Andrews is to perform the surgery, and Owings is expected to be ready for spring training, according to the team. Owings suffered...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks infielder Chris Owings to undergo shoulder surgery

  The Arizona Diamondbacks say infielder Chris Owings will have shoulder surgery. The Diamondbacks said in a news release Wednesday that the decision was made after Owings received a second opinion and surgery on the posterior labrum will be performed by Dr. James Andrews on Thursday. Arizona said Owings will be ready for spring training in February.
Via AP on Fox
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks Injury Update: Paul Goldschmidt, Chris Owings

Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt took batting practice on Saturday for the first time since fracturing his hand, reports Steve Gilbert of Adam Lichtenstein of adds that shortstop Chris Owings was still bothered by soreness in his left shoulder over the final weekend of the season: #453143704 / gettyimages.comGoldschmidt fractured his hand after...
Via Sports Injury Alert
24 days ago  |  Discuss

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
September 17, 2014  |  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: 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 / 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. — 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

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...
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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