Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:38:45 -0700
Arizona Diamondbacks managed Kirk Gibson notified SS Chris Owings in the dugout Saturday, March 29, that he made the final roster, edging out SS Didi Gregorius.
Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:37:18 -0700
Arizona Diamondbacks SS Didi Gregorius was edged out for the final roster spot by SS Chris Owings, and he is expected to start the season with Triple-A Reno.
Wed, 19 Mar 2014 06:22:22 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks are shopping SS Didi Gregorius on the trade block, but they will not entertain offers for SS Chris Owings. The team may be looking for starting pitching in return.
Mon, 17 Mar 2014 00:42:23 -0700
Arizona Diamondbacks SS Chris Owings has won the starting shortstop job, mainly because his bat is better than that of SS Didi Gregorius. The Diamondbacks may seek to trade Gregorius at this point.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:12:17 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks will take three shortstops - SSs Cliff Pennington, Chris Owings and Didi Gregorius - with them to Australia on the opening day roster to start the year.
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 21:05:17 -0800
Arizona Diamondbacks SS Chris Owings has been taking some reps at second base during spring training in order to increase his versatility.
Sat, 08 Feb 2014 19:40:40 -0800
The biggest position player battle for the Arizona Diamondbacks this spring will be at shortstop, where SS Didi Gregorius, SS Chris Owings and SS Cliff Pennington are battling for playing time. General manager Kevin Towers believes the incumbent is the favorite heading into camp. "To me, the favorite has to be Didi," Towers said. "He was our shortstop last year. For a rookie, I thought he played very, very well. Great defender. He got off to a real hot start. The league probably caught up with him a little bit at the end. He probably got a little bit tired."
Thu, 06 Feb 2014 06:38:28 -0800
Arizona Diamondbacks SS Chris Owings is thought to be the favorite to play shortstop entering spring training over SS Didi Gregorius.
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:13:21 -0800
Arizona Diamondbacks SS Cliff Pennington and 3B Matt Davidson are expected to remain as bench players next season. The Snakes would like to re-sign 3B Eric Chavez and have SSs Didi Gregorius and Chris Owings battle for playing time at shortstop.
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 06:33:08 -0800
The Arizona Diamondbacks are open to trading SS Didi Gregorius. The team loves SS Chris Owings and would be open to starting the season with him at shortstop.