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Michael Cuddyer has been tearing it up on the diamond this season for the Rockies, hitting .328 and knocking in 66 RBI, but swinging a big stick isn’t the only trick the All-Star has up his sleeve. Cuddyer traded in his ball cap for a top hat, and took on a Magic Mike persona – not that Magic Mike — when the Rockies were in New York taking on the Mets during the first week of August. Performing card tricks is one of the designated hitter’s favorite hobbies off the field, and he took to the streets of New York to show off his talent. Check out Cuddyer wowing New Yorkers in the video below. Your browser does not support iframes. Filed under: Anna Fogel, Headlines, MLB, Offbeat, Video Non-NESN

Rockies OF Michael Cuddyer displays magical card tricks (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Colorado Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer visited the MLB Fan Cave recently and discussed his skills as a magician. As he walked around the streets of New York City, Cuddyer proved himself to be pretty skilled with card tricks. Video via MLB Fan Cave. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

Video: Michael Cuddyer is a magician with both bats and cards

Your browser does not support iframes.Colorado Rockies All-Star outfielder Michael Cuddyer is pretty good with a baseball bat. After all, the 13-year veteran did put together a 27-game hitting streak earlier this season, and he currently ranks third in the National League in batting average (.329).Do you know what else Cuddyer is good at besides hitting? Apparently, the art of magical...

Colorado Rockies run streak to four straight behind Jhoulys Chacin's gem, offensive outburst

Jhoulys Chacin has had a breakthrough season for the Rockies.Who would have ever thought this? The Colorado Rockies one of the best one-two punches at the top of their rotation in all of the National League.When Jorge De La Rosa has a good outing, it seems like it puts a charge into Jhoulys Chacin to go out and have a great game himself, then De La Rosa raises the bar a little higher...

What is left for the 2013 Colorado Rockies to do?

Chad Bettis #35 of the Colorado Rockies throws his first career MLB pitch against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 1, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. This MLB season has been filled with highs and lows for the 2013 Colorado Rockies, but being 13 games down from first in the weakest National League division with an All-Star and a starting pitcher on the disabled list sure sounds...

Solid performance from Bettis, clutch hitting from Arenado help Colorado Rockies complete sweep of Pirates

Nolan Arenado has shown to be dependable late for the Rockies.The Marlins and Brewers were too tough for the Colorado Rockies at home, but apparently the Pittsburgh Pirates, who flew into Denver with the best record in baseball, were no problem.On Sunday, rookie Chad Bettis took the mound for the first time at Coors Field. His first start in Atlanta was a nerve-filled event that...

Exciting night at Coors Field ends in a Colorado Rockies victory

Dexter Fowler was a big contributor to the Rockies win on Saturday.Saturday night's Colorado Rockies game is the kind of game that breeds new baseball fans.It was the type of game that had someone with no rooting interest on the edge of their seat the whole night. Good pitching, clutch hitting, rallies, questionable calls, close plays, and momentum shifts were commonplace on...

Rockies' Nicasio more efficient in second chance against Pirates

After giving up two quick runs to the Pirates in the sixth inning Saturday night Rockies starter Juan Nicasio was visibly frustrated as he walked off the mound. Pounding his glove in frustration he certainly didn't look like he had just finished one of the more encouraging outings of his inconsistent season. But after early exits in his last two starts because of excessive...

Rockies 3, Pirates 2

The Colorado Rockies stumbled home this weekend after a 1-9 road trip. After sweeping one of the best teams in baseball, they're feeling good again. Nolan Arenado hit a go-ahead double in the seventh inning and the Rockies beat Pittsburgh 3-2 Sunday for a three-game sweep of the NL Central-leading Pirates. The Pirates came to Coors Field this weekend with a five-game winning...

Rockies 6, Pirates 4

Dexter Fowler had two hits and two RBIs and the Colorado Rockies used a big sixth inning to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-4 Saturday night. The start of the game was delayed 1 hour, 48 minutes because of a weather cell that slowly moved into the area before the first pitch. Heavy rain and lightning hit Coors Field after the scheduled 6:10 MDT start. The Pirates have lost two straight...

Rockies blowout the Padres 14-2

SDSN: San Diego Sporting News - San Diego,CA(SDSN)- Padres suffered their worst loss of the season in Denver Monday night, falling to the Rockies 14-2. The Rockies took the lead early...The post Rockies blowout the Padres 14-2 appeared first on SDSN: San Diego Sporting News.

Rockies rout Pirates to kick off homestand as offense reawakens

There was no hiding from the embarrassment and disappointment of the last road trip. The white board just inside the clubhouse door made that impossible. "Team meeting: 3 p.m. Everybody." Rockies manager Walt Weiss gathered his players and while not revealing his message to reporters it was clear he reminded the team of the importance of competing and leaving it on the...

Padres-Rockies Preview

Sweeping a series from one of the best teams in baseball has the Colorado Rockies gaining momentum. Hosting the sputtering San Diego Padres could keep them rolling. The Rockies look to continue their success against the Padres in the opener of this three-game series Monday night. Colorado (55-64) and San Diego (53-64) are practically out of postseason contention barring an outstanding...

Game 116 Preview: Pirates vs. Rockies

Pirates (70-45) at Rockies (53-64) 8:10 PM–Coors Field, Denver Gameday TV: ROOT The Pirates hopefully “showered well” and will look to bounce back from last night’s brutal loss at Coors Field. They’ve done a pretty good job of recovering from losses like that this season. The most recent one was the 13-0 drubbing against St. Louis – and after one more loss the...
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