Rockies left-hander Tyler Matzek returned to the club Thursday, two weeks after leaving for therapy to deal with issues that affect him mentally and physically during competition.
It usually takes Rockies left-hander Jorge De La Rosa a month to reach full effectiveness. He said he has needed the time to find his rhythm.
Nolan Arenado, the 2016 National League Most Valuable Player. Nice ring to it, right? So there it is, the MLB.com Bold Prediction from Rockies Land.
A domestic-abuse case against Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes is being dropped because Reyes’ wife is not cooperating, Kerry Glen, deputy prosecuting attorney for Maui, Hawaii, told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
Trevor Story will make his Major League debut as the Rockies’ starting shortstop on Monday. His earning the right to be the first Rockies player to debut as an Opening Day starter since Jeff Baker in 2005 is only partly due to an eye-popping Cactus League performance (.378/.451/.911, six home runs).
Rockies righty reliever Jason Motte is battling a right shoulder strain, and he will likely begin the regular season on the 15-day disabled list.
Cubs pitcher Jon Lester struck out 10 in five innings and hit his first professional home run in a victory Wednesday over the Rockies.
The Rockies’ Nolan Arenado and the Brewers’ Scooter Gennett continued their big springs with homers Wednesday before Kirk Nieuwenhuis singled home a tiebreaking run in the ninth inning for a 5-4 Milwaukee victory.
A feature on Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado will be part of “Play Ball,” a weekly MLB Network show geared toward youngsters, that will air in April.
Nolan Arenado hit a pair of home runs to lead the Rockies past the D-backs, 6-1, on Tuesday afternoon at Salt River Fields.
Abdominal injuries for pitchers are tricky, and they come with warnings about not rushing. But Rockies rookie righty Jon Gray is looking at throwing a light bullpen session Wednesday, eight days after suffering a strain during a game against the Brewers.