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Arizona Diamondbacks
2014 Avg.
.277
 
Career Avg.
.280
Name  Chris Owings
Born  8/12/1991
Height  5-10
Weight  180
Number  16
Position  SS
Bats  R
Throws  R
7/29/2014 11:06:00 AM
Description: Arizona shortstop Chris Owings (shoulder injury) was placed on the 15-day disabled list a month ago and there is still no timetable for his return.
Insight: The shortstop batted .317 with 11 extra-base hits (3 HR), 12 RBI, nine runs and one steal in June and .277 with a .771 OPS for the season. Didi Gregorius has started 15 games in July and is hitting .264 for the month with a single home run and six RBI.
 
6/29/2014 1:40:00 PM
Description: Arizona shortstop Chris Owings (shoulder injury) has been placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Insight: The shortstop has batted .317 with 11 extra-base hits (3 HR), 12 RBI, nine runs and one steal in June and .277 with a .771 OPS for the season. Didi Gregorius and Nick Ahmed will likely share the position.
 
6/28/2014 8:52:00 PM
Description: Arizona shortstop Chris Owings is out again Saturday due to a shoulder injury, according to Jack Magruder of foxsportsarizona.com.
Insight: He's dealing with left shoulder soreness and is expected to sit out Sunday as well. The shortstop has batted .317 with 11 extra-base hits (3 HR), 12 RBI, nine runs and one steal in June.
 
6/27/2014 8:15:00 PM
Description: Arizona shortstop Chris Owings won't be in action Friday against the Padres. SOURCE: Steve Gilbert, MLB.com
Insight: He was a late scratch. If we hear an injury update we'll pass it along. Didi Gregorius (.196, 2 HR, 5 RBI) willl get the start at shortstop with Owings (.277, 6 HR, 21 RBI) sidelined.
 
6/14/2014 12:39:00 PM
Description: Diamondbacks shortstop Chris Owings is a stunning 9-for-11 (.818) against Dodgers veteran Dan Haren.
Insight: Owings has played well in his first full season in the bigs, hitting .238 with six homers, 24 runs and six stolen bases.
 
6/4/2014 9:27:00 AM
Description: Diamondbacks shortstop Chris Owings plated two runs in Tuesday's win over Colorado.
Insight: He was a single shy of the cycle. Owings has played well in his first full season in the bigs, hitting .274 with six stolen bases. His .752 OPS in 179 at bats is fifth-highest among qualified rookies.
 
Hot5/18/2014 9:48:00 PM
Description: Arizona shortstop Chris Owings ripped three hits Sunday in a win over the Dodgers.
Insight: Owings (.291, 2 HR, 7 RBI) also stole two bases. His batting average has gone up 27 points in the last two days.
 
5/18/2014 10:14:00 AM
Description: Diamondbacks shortstop Chris Owings was a single shy of the cycle Saturday against the Dodgers while scoring four runs, and he has a good matchup Sunday.
Insight: In eight career at-bats against Dodgers starter Dan Haren, Owings has six hits, including two doubles. That's good for a .750 average.
 
3/24/2014 2:08:00 PM
Description: The Diamondbacks appear to be shopping Didi Gregorius which would make Chris Owings the winner of the shortstop competition.
Insight: In Australia, each player got one start and came up hitless, but Owings seems to have more offensive ability than Gregorius.