Posted April 03, 2012 on AP on Fox
The Colorado Rockies recalled left-hander Drew Pomeranz and activated him for his start Sunday and optioned infielder-catcher Jordan Pacheco to Triple-A Colorado Springs to make room on their 25-man roster. Pomeranz was scheduled to pitch against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday, weather permitting. Pomeranz, who came over from Cleveland in the Ubaldo Jimenez trade last summer, had a solid spring, going 3-0 with a 0.53 ERA in five starts. The Rockies put him at the back of their rotation to limit his innings this season. He went 2-1 with a 5.40 ERA in four starts for Colorado last season. Pomeranz threw four scoreless innings in a start for Double-A Tulsa at Corpus Christi on Tuesday night. Pacheco went 2-for-10 with a triple and two RBIs in five games this season.

Rockies P strains oblique vomiting

Colorado Rockies pitcher Josh Outman is headed for a stint on the disabled list after straining his oblique while vomiting during a bout with food poisoning. 

Rockies closer strains oblique while vomiting

Seems to be a rough start of the year for former A’s pitchers that are now closers for other teams.  Colorado Rockies closer Josh Outman strained his oblique the other day and has been placed on the DL.   The lefty did not hurt himself while pitching or working out, it the injury was actually a result of the vomiting from a bout of food poisoning, manager Jim Tracy describes...

Rockies LHP Outman injured vomiting

Colorado Rockies left-handed pitcher Josh Outman strained his oblique while vomiting due to a bout of food poisoning, according to manager Jim Tracy."The food poisoning, there was a lot of vomiting and I really believe he strained his oblique," Tracy said Tuesday.Outman will begin the season on the 15-day disabled list.The lefty, who joined the Rockies from the Athletics...

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Rockies' Outman injured vomiting

Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Josh Outman strained his oblique hurling something that wasn't a fastball. According to manager Jim Tracy, Outman sustained the injury from vomiting due to a bout of food poisoning. He will begin the season on the 15-day disabled list, reported. "The food poisoning, there was a lot of vomiting and I really believe he strained his...

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