A. J. Pollock (baseball)

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A. J. Pollock
AJ Pollock.jpg
Pollock with the Arizona Diamondbacks
Arizona Diamondbacks – No. 11
Born: (1987-12-05) December 5, 1987 (age 27)
Hebron, Connecticut
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
April 18, 2012 for the Arizona Diamondbacks
Career statistics
(through April 12, 2015)
Batting average .278
Home runs 17
Runs batted in 74
Medal record
Men’s baseball
Competitor for  United States
Pan American Games
Silver 2011 Guadalajara National team

Allen Lorenz "A. J." Pollock (born December 5, 1987) is an outfielder for the Arizona Diamondbacks of Major League Baseball.

Professional career[edit]

Pollock was drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first round of the 2009 Major League Baseball Draft out of the University of Notre Dame.[1]

Pollock was called up to the majors for the first time on April 18, 2012 and made his debut that day.[2] Batting as a pinch hitter for Justin Upton, Pollock collected his first career MLB hit, a single, on April 23 against the Phillies.

Pollock attended RHAM High School in Hebron, Conn.

International career[edit]

Pollock played for the US at the 2011 Pan American Games.[3]


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