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Arizona Diamondbacks’ A.J. Pollock exits game with fractured hand after being hit by pitch | dbacks.com: News

Well that sucks.

D-backs center fielder A.J. Pollock left Saturday’s 5-0 loss to the Reds in the eighth inning with a fractured right hand after being hit by a pitch.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 01, 2014 at 08:48 AM | 5 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: a.j. pollock, diamondbacks, injuries

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   1. shoewizard Posted: June 01, 2014 at 09:58 AM (#4716783)
One of the only bright spots on the season and a 26 yr old guy breaking out. He doesnt have seasons to give away. This truly does suck.
   2. PreservedFish Posted: June 01, 2014 at 10:34 AM (#4716790)
What a shame. He was playing like a superstar this year.
   3. Avoid running at all times.-S. Paige Posted: June 01, 2014 at 12:58 PM (#4716834)
somehow this season seems worse in terms of injuries of the heartbreaking kind. As already said, Pollack was one of the few reasons to watch the DBacks this season.
   4. Dock Ellis Posted: June 01, 2014 at 02:04 PM (#4716868)
He was working on a season that could've been a poor man's Mike Trout. Which of course is a damn nice player. As someone who picked him up on his fantasy team, I was wondering how for-real he was.
   5. shoewizard Posted: June 01, 2014 at 10:22 PM (#4717082)
Primed for some regression of course, but the pop is real. He was hitting it hard. That was what was surprising to me. Not surprised he can hit for average. Not enough walks, and low ld rate and high iff/fb rate would suggest babip would drop a lot from where it was. Good defender and baserunner.

It looked like he would be somewhat better than his ROS projections at FG due to the unforseen power

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