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A.J. Pollock | Outfielder

Team: Arizona Diamondbacks
Age / DOB:  (27) / 12/5/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 196
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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A.J. Pollock went 2-for-5 with two RBI and two steals versus the Rockies on Saturday.
Pollock is 18-for-23 stealing bases this year, which is a big reason why he's been an elite fantasy outfielder. He entered the season with 27 steals in 243 games as a major leaguer. His 18 this year have come in 80 games. Jul 5 - 1:37 AM

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A.J. Pollock went 2-for-5 with a homer and two runs scored in Thursday's 8-1 win versus the Rockies.

Pollock hit his 10th homer of the year off Chris Rusin in the sixth inning. The outfielder has been an unsung fantasy stud so far this year. He's batting .301 and is on pace for 21 homers, 74 RBI, 107 runs and 33 steals. That type of production would threaten for a top-five fantasy outfielder finish.
Jul 3 - 1:13 AM

A.J. Pollock is absent from the Diamondbacks' lineup Sunday.

It appears to simply be a day of rest. David Peralta is in center field with Pollock out, while Cliff Pennington is covering left.
Jun 28 - 1:12 PM

A.J. Pollock went 2-for-4 with an RBI double in Thursday's loss to the Rockies.

It was another productive day for Pollock, who also drew a walk, scored a run, and stole a base. The 27-year-old continues to be a five-category stud for fantasy owners this season, batting .307 with nine home runs, 35 RBI, 15 stolen bases, and 47 runs scored over 71 games.
Jun 25 - 7:00 PM

A.J. Pollock went 1-for-4 with a two-run double as the Diamondbacks lost to the Dodgers on Monday.

The Diamondbacks were down 9-0 in the sixth inning when Pollock plated two runs with his double, so it didn't matter much. Pollock has been remarkably productive over 236 plate appearances, batting .321/.369/.495 with seven home runs, 27 RBI, 40 runs scored, and 14 stolen bases.
Jun 9 - 12:55 AM

A.J. Pollock went 3-for-4 with two doubles, two RBI and a steal in the Diamondbacks' 7-2 victory over the Mets on Friday.

To think it was just last month that Pollock was on the bench in favor of Ender Inciarte three times in a seven-game span. He's a true full-timer now with Mark Trumbo gone, and he's excelling, with a .330 average, seven homers, 39 runs scored and 14 steals in 206 at-bats.
Jun 6 - 12:53 AM

A.J. Pollock gave the Diamondbacks a lead they wouldn't relinquish in the seventh inning with a two-run home run Tuesday versus the Braves.

Pollock went yard off of Brandon Cunniff to give the Diamondbacks a 7-6 lead in the seventh inning. He went 2-for-5 on the evening, also knocking in a run with a ground out. Pollock continues to do it all for the D'Backs, batting .314/.365/.474 with six home runs, 22 RBI, 34 runs scored, and 13 stolen bases.
Jun 3 - 1:02 AM

A.J. Pollock went 3-for-4 with a walk, four runs scored, and three stolen bases as the Diamondbacks beat the Marlins on Wednesday.

Pollock stole home in the fifth inning when starter David Phelps appeared to have David Peralta picked off at first base. It was quite a productive outing for the outfielder, a night after clubbing a game-winning home run. He's batting .298/.346/.418 with four home runs, 15 RBI, 27 runs scored, and nine stolen bases.
May 20 - 10:23 PM

A.J. Pollock pinch-hit in the eighth inning and slugged a two-run home run which broke a tie and helped the D'Backs beat the Marlins on Tuesday.

Pollock pinch-hit for David Peralta against lefty reliever Mike Dunn. Manager Chip Hale's move paid off, as Pollock's blast broke a 2-2 tie and proved to be the deciding factor in the win. Pollock has four round-trippers on the year along with 15 RBI and a .285/.331/.409 triple-slash line.
May 19 - 10:07 PM

A.J. Pollock is not in the Diamondbacks starting lineup on Saturday.

It's nothing more than a day of rest for Pollock. The Diamondbacks will roll with an outfield of Ender Inciarte, David Peralta and Mark Trumbo against Phillies right-hander Jerome Williams.
May 16 - 3:35 PM

A.J. Pollock went 2-for-5 and hit his second homer Friday against the Padres.

Pollock has hit second more often than first, but he should prove to be the Diamondbacks' best option in the leadoff spot over the long haul. He's batting .307 with nine walks and 20 runs scored in 101 at-bats.
May 9 - 1:58 AM

A.J. Pollock went 4-for-5 with a double, a walk and a steal versus the Giants on Friday.

Pollock has picked a good time to get hot. He's the Diamondbacks' best outfielder, but he was still vulnerable to losing playing time because of Ender Inciarte's hot start. Pollock, who homered Thursday, is now batting .333 with five walks, six RBI and nine runs scored in 39 at-bats.
Apr 18 - 1:37 AM

A.J. Pollock smacked a solo homer in Thursday's 7-6, 12-inning victory against the Giants.

Pollock slapped a Santiago Casilla slider down the left field line in the tenth inning, a hooking line drive that banged off the foul pole for his first round-tripper of the campaign. Arizona's bullpen blew its second save in two innings in the bottom half of the frame, but the team held on to win in 12, taking the series opener and improving to 5-5. Pollock finished 2-for-6, adding a double. He's off to a .265/.359/.412 start.
Apr 17 - 2:52 AM

A.J. Pollock hit a three-run double in Sunday's loss to the Dodgers.

Pollock hit the ninth inning double off reliever Chris Hatcher before finishing the day 1-for-5. This follows a 3-for-3 game on Saturday. Pollock's acting as the Diamondbacks leadoff hitter. He slashed .302/.353/.498 in 2014 and is off to a nice start in 2015.
Apr 12 - 8:14 PM

A.J. Pollock went 3-for-3 with a walk and two runs scored versus the Dodgers on Saturday.

Pollock should be a fine mixed-league outfielder this year while serving as the Diamondbacks' regular leadoff man. He doesn't have an extra-base hit yet, but those will come and he has scored four runs already.
Apr 12 - 2:27 AM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Welington Castillo
2Jarrod Saltalamacchia
3Oscar Hernandez
4Gerald Laird
5Tuffy Gosewisch
1B1Paul Goldschmidt
2B1Chris Owings
2Aaron Hill
3Phil Gosselin
SS1Nick Ahmed
2Cliff Pennington
3B1Jake Lamb
LF1David Peralta
2Ender Inciarte
CF1A.J. Pollock
RF1Yasmany Tomas
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Patrick Corbin
2Chase Anderson
3Rubby De La Rosa
4Jeremy Hellickson
5Archie Bradley
6Robbie Ray
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Brad Ziegler
2Daniel Hudson
3Enrique Burgos
4David Hernandez
5Oliver Perez
6Randall Delgado
7Andrew Chafin
8Josh Collmenter