The Rockies scratched left-hander Jorge De La Rosa from his scheduled start against the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night because of a cut on his pitching hand that has been bothering him.
Struggling outfielder Drew Stubbs has been optioned to Triple-A Albuquerque by the Colorado Rockies, who recalled outfielder Brandon Barnes from the Isotopes.
Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss had an appendectomy Wednesday night following two days of stomach discomfort.
Several times a game, Nolan Arenado takes a couple of giant steps to his left and fills the hole at shortstop. A necessary evil for the Colorado Rockies Gold Glove third baseman, who doesn’t particularly care for the view from that spot.
The Colorado Rockies have optioned left-hander Tyler Matzek to Triple-A Albuquerque, and recalled catcher-first baseman Wilin Rosario.
A special homecoming is planned for Colorado Rockies alumni this weekend. Sunday marks the 20th Anniversary of the first regular season MLB game played at Coors Field.
Right-hander Adam Ottavino has earned the closer job for the NL West-leading Colorado Rockies.
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.
The Colorado Rockies have already begun to answer one big question facing them in 2015: Can they win on the road?
Colorado slugger Troy Tulowitzki wants to show that his team can hit for power on the road, not only at Coors Field in Denver’s thin air.