Diamondbacks split-squad pounds Royals 10-3
Pollock led off the game with a home run on Danny Duffy’s fourth pitch. He also scored on Blum’s drive in Arizona’s four-run fifth.
Diamondbacks closer J.J. Putz gave up a run and three hits in the seventh.
Eric Hosmer singled in a run for Kansas City, extending his hitting streak to 12 games and increasing his RBI total to a Cactus League-leading 29. Duffy allowed six runs, five earned, and seven hits in 4 2-3 innings.