As pitchers and catchers got set to warm up before their first official workout on Monday, Rockies strength coach Brian Jordan lined the players along the edge of the facility's agility field. Jordan directed players to take off for warmup sprints in order of Major League service. He first called for anyone with 20 or more years. Off went Jamie Moyer, all by himself.
Jamie Moyer has a few more gray hairs than most of his teammates and he may have lost a step or two. It's hard to tell as his eyes light up when talk turns to baseball and, suddenly, he seems as youthful as 22-year-old Tyler Chatwood, who sits on a nearby locker stool listening to the 49-year-old left-hander.
Moyer last pitched with the Philadelphia Phillies in July 2010. He...
Third baseman Nolan Arenado looked over at Jamie Moyer's locker and couldn't help but wonder.