Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 10/21/14
Nolan Arenado made his much anticipated debut on Sunday.The Colorado Rockies lost another sloppy game on Sunday to the Arizona Diamondbacks, dropping three of four in the desert.However, Rockies fans everywhere should be smiling.Early on Sunday morning, it was announced that the Rockies had made a move that had been anticipated by the fan base for the past two years. Nolan Arenado, the club's top prospect, and probably the most highly touted minor leaguer in the club's 20 year history, was finally on his way to the big league club.There have been rumblings for Arenado since he led the entire organization in RBIs in Single-A Modesto in 2011. In just 134 games he had 122 RBIs. He followed up that performance by winning the Arizona Fall League MVP. That award was no small accomplishment, as both Bryce Harper and Mike Trout were participating.Arenado was far less of a standout in Double-A Tulsa in 2012, but came into spring training with a point to prove. He dominated the early ...
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