Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/14/14
The Colorado Rockies reached the All-Star break with a 33-52 record, making their playoff chances minuscule. Thus, Colorado clearly will be a seller at the trade deadline. Right-hander Jeremy Guthrie, second baseman Marco Scutaro, catcher Ramon Hernandez and first baseman Jason Giambi could be dealt soon. All are aging veterans, and all except Giambi were acquired last winter. Guthrie is the youngest of that group at 33 and has been better in his past two starts, but he still has a 6.05 ERA overall and a 9.44 ERA at Coors Field, which seems to have spooked him. Hernandez has been out since May 24 due to a strained left hand. He is on a rehab assignment and is expected to be ready when play resumes after the All-Star break. Reports have surfaced about the Mets having interest in him. Giambi is a luxury for a team in the NL going nowhere, an aging slugger who can only play first base, a position where Todd Helton is in decline and Michael Cuddyer and Tyler Colvin, both outfi...
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