Found April 28, 2012 on Reading Between The Seams:
Add Jeremy Guthrie to the list of baseball players that routinely get hurt by freakish accidents. Seriously what is wrong with baseball players? I love baseball as much as the next guy, but it’s crazy how often we hear of these weird accidents that land players on the disable list. According to the USA Today

Rockies place Guthrie on DL with Shoulder injury

The Colorado Rockies have placed right-hander Jeremy Guthrie on the 15-day disabled list a day after he injured his shoulder in a fall from his bicycle. The Rockies' opening-day starter was placed on the DL Saturday, retroactive to Monday. He'll be eligible for reinstatement on May 8. Guthrie said he was injured Friday when the chain on his bike snapped as he was pedaling...

Rockies pitcher Jeremy Guthrie injured in spill

Colorado Rockies pitcher Jeremy Guthrie is heading for the 15-day disabled list after injuring his right shoulder in a fall from his bicycle earlier Friday. Manager Jim Tracy said Guthrie, a right-hander, was pedaling to the ballpark when the chain on his bicycle came off and he tumbled to the ground, jamming his shoulder in the fall. Guthrie was scratched from his scheduled start...

Jeremy Guthrie Lands on Disabled List After Freak Bicycle Accident

Jeremy Guthrie might want to reconsider how he gets to work. Guthrie frequently rides a bike to and from the ballpark, but a freak accident has landed the Rockies pitcher on the 15-day disabled list. Guthrie was riding his bike when the chain broke, slamming him to the ground, according to The Denver Post. He'll now be forced to miss at least a couple of starts as he recovers...

Colorado Rockies fall to New York Mets despite late rally

Guillermo Moscoso gave the Rockies what they should have expected.The Colorado Rockies learned the lesson the hard way on Saturday night that add-on runs can really add up.Immediately following a three run 4th inning, Rockies starter Guillerrmo Moscoso gave up three runs of his own in the top of the 5th inning. The three runs came with two outs. In the 9th inning, with two outs recorded...

Gonzalez drives in five in 11-run fifth

Carlos Gonzalez was at the center of an 11-run fifth inning, hitting a homer and single to drive in five of his six RBIs, and the Colorado Rockies outslugged the New York Mets 18-9 on Friday night. Ramon Hernandez hit his sixth career grand slam - and first for the Rockies this season - and Troy Tulowitzki and Dexter Fowler also homered for Colorado, which scored a season high....

Rockies score 11 off Mets in the fifth

Carlos Gonzalez homered and singled to drive in five of the 11 runs that the Colorado Rockies scored against the New York Mets in the fifth inning Friday night. The Rockies sent 14 batters to the plate against three Mets pitchers in their biggest outburst since scoring a team-record 12 runs in the eighth inning on July 30, 2010 against the Chicago Cubs. They emerged from the inning...

Pre-Game: New York Mets (12-9) @ Colorado Rockies (10-10)

This afternoon, the New York Mets will look to take the rubber match against the Colorado Rockies in a series that has proven to be a battle of the braun . Over the course of the first 2 games of the series, 38 men have crossed the plate in a series of back-and-forth slugfests.The rubber match will ultimately be a battle of 2 elite pitchers, although their status as elite comes under...

Amazin’ Comedy Of Errors Caps 18-9 Loss To Rockies

Recap On a night with the undisputed oddest game of the season, including a cycle, an eleven run, four error inning, a runner hit by a ball running to second, a catcher’s interference on a pitch out, a grand slam, and a major league debut, there are a lot to talk about. So let’s start with Pelfrey’s replacement, Chris Schwinden. A rude welcoming to the majors by Colorado. He...

Lutz Gets His First Major League Start; Fearless Ike Sits: Mets Lineup Vs. Rockies - April 27, 2012

  Slumping Ike Davis will sit tonight against Rockies lefthander Drew Pomeranz, and in his stead newly recalled 3b/1B Zach Lutz gets the start. Davis has been mired in an early season slump where he is hitting an anemic .132. Kirk Nieuwenhuis returns home to Colorado and looks to continue his solid play in front on family and friends.   Chris Schwinden gets his first start of the year in

Mets 7, Rockies 5

DENVER - After using six pitchers Friday night in an excruciating loss, the Mets sent Dillon Gee to the mound Saturday to restore order against the Rockies at Coors Field. He succeeded by giving them seven innings and throwing a career-high 116 pitches as the Mets beat the Rockies 7-5. Lucas Duda hit a two-run homer and drove in four runs, and Ruben Tejada, Daniel Murphy and...

Trading For Jason Hammel Looks Good So Far

When the Orioles traded Jeremy Guthrie for Jason Hammel (and Matt Lindstrom), I said " It's entirely possible that Hammel and Guthrie are similarly good pitcher... If the Hammel of old shows up in 2012, there's a good chance the Orioles will have actually upgraded their rotation." It's incredibly early, but so far the returns have been positive: ...
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