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A.J. Pollock    \PAH-lik\

Allen Lorenz Pollock (twitter: @AJPollo860)

Position: Centerfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 195 lb.

Born: December 5, 1987 in Hebron, CT
High School: RHAM (Hebron, CT)
School: University of Notre Dame (South Bend, IN)
Drafted
by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 1st round (17th pick) of the 2009 amateur draft.
Signed June 23, 2009. (All Transactions)
Debut: April 18, 2012 (Age 24.135, 17,757th in MLB history)   vs. PIT 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2013 season [*]
Team: Diamondbacks 2012-2015
2015 Contract Status: Signed thru 2015, 1 yr/$520k (15) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 2.052, Arb Eligible: 2016, Free Agent: 2019 [*], Agents: Icon Sports Management [*]
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Fine Details  · Last updated May 4, 2015 2:17AM
All-Time Rank (among batters): #811. Solly Hemus… #812. Jack Rowe… #813. Billy Southworth… #814. A.J. POLLOCK… #815. Joe Start… #816. Sam Chapman… #817. Zack Cozart… 

Standard Batting

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Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
2012 24 ARI NL 31 93 81 8 20 4 1 2 8 1 2 9 11 .247 .315 .395 .710 90 32 2 0 1 2 1 8/79
2013 25 ARI NL 137 482 443 64 119 28 5 8 38 12 3 33 82 .269 .322 .409 .730 100 181 5 2 3 1 1 *8/79
2014 26 ARI NL 75 287 265 41 80 19 6 7 24 14 3 19 46 .302 .353 .498 .851 134 132 4 2 1 0 0 8/7
2015 27 ARI NL 23 91 83 14 25 3 0 1 8 4 2 6 13 .301 .352 .373 .725 101 31 1 1 0 1 0 *8
4 Yrs 266 953 872 127 244 54 12 18 78 31 10 67 152 .280 .333 .431 .765 109 376 12 5 5 4 2
162 Game Avg. 162 580 531 77 149 33 7 11 48 19 6 41 93 .280 .333 .431 .765 109 229 7 3 3 2 1

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
2012 24 ARI NL 31 93 -2 -2 -0 2 -0 -2 -0.3 3 0 0.0 .491 .498 -0.2 0.2 -2 8/79
2013 25 ARI NL 137 482 -0 1 1 15 2 18 1.9 16 34 3.5 .515 .513 1.8 1.8 19 $491,000 *8/79
2014 26 ARI NL 75 287 14 1 1 10 1 28 3.0 9 37 3.9 .542 .519 2.8 1.2 27 $507,000 8/7
2015 27 ARI NL 22 91 -0 0 0 7 0 7 0.8 3 10 1.1 .538 .505 0.3 0.8 3 *8
4 Seasons 265 953 11 0 2 34 4 51 5.4 31 82 8.5 .522 .512 4.8 4.0 48 $998,000

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Adv Fielding w/ run summary
Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
2012 ARI NL 24 OF 25 19 18 180.0 58 58 0 0 0 1.000 4 2 23 13 2.90 2.32 .987 2.11 2.09
2012 ARI NL 24 CF 14 14 13 124.0 42 42 0 0 0 1.000 1 0 9 0 3.05 3.00 .989 2.49 2.46
2012 ARI NL 24 LF 7 5 5 48.0 13 13 0 0 0 1.000 2 2 52 50 2.44 1.86 .987 1.84 1.81
2012 ARI NL 24 RF 4 0 0 8.0 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 0 0 75 0 3.38 0.75 .983 2.02 2.00
2013 ARI NL 25 OF 118 102 97 965.2 256 246 8 2 1 .992 15 18 2.37 2.15 .986 2.13 2.13
2013 ARI NL 25 CF 110 98 93 915.2 248 238 8 2 1 .992 11 15 15 20 2.42 2.24 .987 2.49 2.49
2013 ARI NL 25 LF 7 3 3 38.0 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 -1 0 -25 0 0.71 0.43 .983 1.82 1.81
2013 ARI NL 25 RF 2 1 1 12.0 5 5 0 0 0 1.000 1 0 80 0 3.75 2.50 .984 2.10 2.10
2014 ARI NL 26 OF 70 66 63 585.1 160 151 8 1 2 .994 -7 10 -14 20 2.44 2.27 .985 2.12 2.11
2014 ARI NL 26 CF 68 65 62 576.0 160 151 8 1 2 .994 -6 10 -14 21 2.48 2.34 .986 2.48 2.48
2014 ARI NL 26 LF 2 1 1 9.1 0 0 0 0 0 -0 0 -19 0 0.00 0.00 1.83 1.80
2015 ARI NL 27 CF 22 19 19 178.0 58 54 4 0 0 1.000 5 7 31 47 2.93 2.64 .991 2.43 2.40
2015 ARI NL 27 OF 22 19 19 178.0 58 54 4 0 0 1.000 5 7 31 47 2.93 2.64 .989 2.07 2.05
4 Seasons OF 235 206 197 1909.0 532 509 20 3 3 .994 1 34 1 21 2.49 2.25 .986 2.12 2.11
4 Seasons CF 214 196 187 1793.2 508 485 20 3 3 .994 10 32 7 21 2.53 2.36 .987 2.48 2.48
3 Seasons LF 16 9 9 95.1 16 16 0 0 0 1.000 1 2 14 25 1.51 1.00 .986 1.83 1.81
2 Seasons RF 6 1 1 20.0 8 8 0 0 0 1.000 1 0 78 0 3.60 1.33 .984 2.07 2.03
4 Seasons TOT 235 206 197 1909.0 532 509 20 3 3 .994 1 34 1 21 2.49 2.25 .986 2.12 2.11
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Weekly Awards (yr-week lg award)
2014 May 18th NL Player of the Week
2014 Jun 1st NL Player of the Week

Defensive WARs c a p y
2015 NL  0.8 (2nd)

Stolen Bases s c a p y
2015 NL  4 (10th)

Caught Stealing s c a p y
2015 NL  2 (4th)

Def. Games as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2015 NL  22 (5th)

Putouts as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2015 NL  54 (4th)

Assists as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2013 NL  8 (4th)
2014 NL  8 (3rd)
2015 NL  4 (1st)

Double Plays Turned as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2014 NL  2 (4th)

Putouts as OF s c a p y
2015 NL  54 (4th)

Assists as OF s c a p y
2015 NL  4 (2nd)

Total Zone Runs as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2013 NL  11 (4th)
2015 NL  5 (3rd)

Range Factor/9Inn as CF (s.1954)s c a p y
2015 NL  2.93 (2nd)

Range Factor/Game as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2015 NL  2.64 (2nd)

Fielding % as CF (s.1954) s c a p y
2013 NL  .992 (3rd)
2015 NL  1.000 (1st)

Range Factor/9Inn as OFs c a p y
2015 NL  2.93 (2nd)

Range Factor/Game as OF s c a p y
2015 NL  2.64 (2nd)

Fielding % as OF s c a p y
2015 NL  1.000 (1st)

                                         

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkBatting - 2 (2230), Average HOFer ≈ 144
JAWS Center Field (253rd), 8.5 career WAR/8.5 7yr-peak WAR/8.5 JAWS
Average HOF CF (out of 18) = 70.4 career WAR/44.0 7yr-peak WAR/57.2 JAWS

Transactions

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Salaries

Salaries may not be complete (especially pre-1985) and may not include some earned bonuses
Year Age Team Salary ServTm(OpnDay) Sources Notes/Other Sources
2013 25 Arizona Diamondbacks $491,000 0.052 contracts
2014 26 Arizona Diamondbacks $507,000 1.052 contracts
201527Arizona Diamondbacks$519,5002.052
2015 StatusSigned thru 2015, Earliest Arb Eligible: 2016, Earliest Free Agent: 2019
Career to date (may be incomplete)$998,000Does not include future salaries ($0)
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

Name + "Statistics" Translations



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French: A. J. Pollock statistiques
Japanese: A・J・ポロック 統計

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