Wednesday, March 29, 2017

COLORADO ROCKIES

Rockies reassign Daniel Castro, Raimel Tapia and Rafael Ynoa

The Colorado Rockies drew three steps closer to setting their Opening Day roster on Monday, cutting to 38 players by reassigning three.

Chatwood looks strong down the home stretch at Spring Training

Tyler Chatwood struck out seven and walked two on 98 pitches, allowing one earned run in a 4-1 victory over San Diego.

Rockies select Mark Reynolds’ contract, place Chad Bettis on 60-day DL

The Colorado Rockies have placed starting pitcher Chad Bettis on the 60-day DL due to testicular cancer. In correspondence with the move, the Rockies announced today that they have selected the contract of first basemen Mark Reynolds.

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German Marquez moves one step closer to Rockies’ rotation with win

The Colorado Rockies earned a 7-4 win over the reigning world champion Chicago Cubs in Cactus League play on Saturday.

Rockies optimistic after Gray is roughed up, leaves game with foot injury

Gray allowed seven consecutive hits in the third inning before leaving Friday's game against San Francisco with a sore left foot.

WATCH: Bud Black pleased with Senzatela’s outing, despite loss

One of the candidates still vying for the Rockies rotation, Antonio Senzatela, had a shaky outing, but his manager still took some positives from the start.

Jon Gray talks curveballs and who he’s got winning the last rotation spot

"It’s kind of up in the air," Gray said. "I’m not sure, but I know that whoever’s going to take that spot, I know they’re going to get the job done."
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Rockies option Jeff Hoffman to Triple-A, could open door for Kyle Freeland

Coming into Spring Training, Jeff Hoffman may have been the frontrunner for the final spot in the Rockies' rotation. On Thursday, he was sent to Triple-A.

Arenado has hand in U.S. victory at WBC, both offensively and defensively

Arenado saved his best for last however, going 2-for-5 and scoring two runs in the finals. The 25-year-old also threw across the diamond for the final out.

HIGHLIGHTS: Arenado helps deliver USA’s first World Baseball Classic title

Nolan Arenado didn't put up the offensive numbers everyone expected, but he still played a role in helping deliver the United States' first-ever WBC title.

Former Grandview star Greg Bird claims the first base job for the Yankees

The product out of Grandview High School, Colorado has been named by Joe Girardi as the starting first baseman for the New York Yankees.

Rockies great Vinny Castilla is quite the ping-pong player

The Colorado Rockies took a break from Spring Training baseball to host a ping-pong tournament involving the entire organization.

Baseball world comes together to show support for Chad Bettis

Colorado Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis is embroiled in the most important fight of his life. As he takes on cancer however, he is not alone.