A lot of fantasy baseball owners like to grab a rookie early and wait for him to pan out on the field. That can take all season, though. Sometimes, it’s best to grab the non-flashy veterans with the steady statistics instead, because at least they’re playing every day—and playing at a level you can rely on to win your league.
The Colorado Rockies have agreed to trade pitchers Matt Lindstrom and Jason Hammel to the Baltimore Orioles for right-hander Jeremy Guthrie.
Colorado Rockies CEO and owner Dick Monfort says he thinks this year’s offseason has gone by really fast, but he’s ready to get things started. He was the guest on CBS4’s Xfinity Monday Live!
The Rockies have 13 potential starters, all vying for five spots. But don’t count out Juan Nicasio after what happened to him last August.
Chris Nelson walked with the bases loaded in the 13th inning and the Colorado Rockies snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 4-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.
Carlos Gonzalez hit a three-run homer, Jason Hammel pitched into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 on Saturday night.
Rockies first baseman Todd Helton got sun in his eyes on a key play Monday night, igniting Atlanta’s 7-4 win at Coors Field.
Ty Wigginton’s soaring drive had game-tying homer written all over it. Center fielder Chris Young turned it into an all-important out for Arizona with a tremendous leaping grab at the wall.
Jason Hammel pitched a season-high 6 2-3 innings and bunted home a run to give the Colorado Rockies’ sputtering offense a boost and help them beat the Florida Marlins 3-1 Saturday night.
Jason Hammel heads into the 2011 season looking to recreate what he was able to accomplish in 2010, his second full season with the Colorado Rockies … at least in part.