Colorado Rockies veteran Rafael Betancourthas been designated for assignment, possibly signaling the end of the right-hander’s 11-year major league career.
The Colorado Rockies have placed reliever Rafael Betancourt on the 15-day disabled list with what the team called vertigo symptoms.
Everybody thought he caught it — but the ball actually grazed Charlie Blackmon’s glove as it dropped over the wall. That was the difference between a game-winning catch and a game-winning grand slam Tuesday night at Coors Field.
Two weeks and 12 games in, the Rockies are 7-5. CBS4’s Mark Haas thinks most fans would call that a success.
LaTroy Hawkins is being moved out of Colorado’s closer role for the time being, though manager Walt Weiss isn’t ruling out the right-hander returning to ninth-inning duties.
Kyle Kendrick pitched seven sharp innings and also got two hits Monday as the Colorado Rockies trounced the Milwaukee Brewers 10-0 on opening day.
The Colorado Rockies sent veteran reliever Rex Brothers and outfielder Brandon Barnes to the minors Wednesday, opening a roster spot for 39-year-old reliever Rafael Betancourt in his comeback from elbow surgery.
The Colorado Rockies have agreed to terms with Rafael Betancourt on a minor league deal, the team announced via Twitter.
The Colorado Rockies have declined their half of a mutual option on Rafael Betancourt, making the right-handed reliever who’s coming off an arm injury a free agent.
Domonic Brown hit a game-ending RBI single to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 5-4 comeback victory over the Colorado Rockies on Thursday night, spoiling Chad Bettis’ bid for his first win.