Cincinnati Reds center fielder, Billy Hamilton, has the kind of speed that can break records.
Brett Anderson was efficient enough that a scheduled three-inning start turned into a five-inning, one-run outing for Colorado on Wednesday as a Rockies split squad beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-2.
The Colorado Rockies will retire former first baseman Todd Helton’s No. 17 on Aug. 17.
Paul Janish and the Colorado Rockies have agreed to a minor league contract, and the utility infielder will report to big league spring training.
The Reds have agreed to a minor league deal with left-hander Jeff Francis, who pitched in their farm system during the 2012 season.
Clint Hurdle has won the NL Manager of the Year award after guiding the Pittsburgh Pirates to the playoffs in their first winning season since 1992.
Todd Helton doubled for his 2,500th career hit, Michael Cuddyer homered among his four hits and the Colorado Rockies overcame the loss of starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood to beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-4 on Sunday.
The Colorado Rockies have activated right-hander Tyler Chatwood from the 15-day disabled list, and is set to start Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Reds.
An MRI showed no serious problem in Tyler Chatwood’s pitching arm, leaving the Colorado Rockies optimistic he might miss only one start.
Bronson Arroyo limited the NL’s most prolific offense to four singles in eight innings, and Jay Bruce had a two-run homer among his three hits, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 3-0 victory over the Colorado Rockies.