The Year in Pictures 2017: Faces & Places

When Jeff Bridich dealt for catcher Jonathan Lucroy at the trade deadline, some asked, “Why not a starting pitcher?” Then Lucroy guided the Rockies pitching staff to the playoffs.

Aug 14, 2017; Denver, CO, USA; Colorado Rockies catcher Jonathan Lucroy (21) tags out Atlanta Braves center fielder Ender Inciarte (11) as he attempts to score on an inside the park attempt in the first inning at Coors Field. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports