Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


BRANDON BARNES RUMORS

Blue Jays Rumors: Toronto interested in Rockies' Brandon Barnes

The Toronto Blue Jays fell to the New York Yankees on Friday by the score of 6-4. The loss dropped the Blue Jays to 54-50, four games behind the Baltimore Orioles in the American League East. For the Blue Jays to compete down the stretch with the Yankees and the Orioles in the division, they will need help with the staff that is 24th in the league in ERA. The Blue Jays are also...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Barnes Sets New Record for Colorado Rockies Saturday

There are certain things that you don't expect to happen too often during a baseball season. You don't expect to see birds hit by pitches. You don't expect to see Josh Hamilton play more than 120 games. You also don't expect to see too many guys hit inside the park home runs.You definitely don't expect to see someone hit two in a season--but Colorado's Brandon...
Via FatManWriting
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Barnes' game-winner helps Rockies snap skid, defeat Dodgers

After Brandon Barnes hit an inside-the-park home run Thursday at Coors Field, sprinting 360 feet around the diamond nearly 5,280 feet above sea level, he got back to the dugout gassed but was greeted with no sympathy. Troy Tulowitzki jokingly told him he should have more pop in his bat to get the ball over the wall. So Barnes dropped to the sunflower seed-covered floor and punched...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Barnes caps inside-the-park home run with dugout pushups (video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Most regular folks — crap most major league baseball players who aren’t known for being the epitome of physical fitness — likely would be able to pull off the remarkable feat Colorado Rockies outfielder Brandon Barnes was able to do following his inside-the-park home run during Thursday’s game against […] The post Brandon Barnes caps...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Barnes flies around bases for inside-the-park HR

Arguably the most exciting play in baseball, an inside-the-park home run requires a well struck ball, usually a crazy bounce, and a really really fast runner.  Colorado Rockies OF Brandon Barnes made it look easy by running full speed out of the box and never letting up.  Check out his deep shot against Arizona Diamondbacks reliever Brad Ziegler and the subsequent smoke around...
Via Reading Between The Seams
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies’ Brandon Barnes Celebrates Inside-The-Park Homer With Push-Ups

Your browser does not support iframes. Colorado Rockies’ right fielder Brandon Barnes hit his first home run of the season Thursday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks, an inside-the-park dinger. Even after running around the bases and probably being completely tired, Barnes, who was pinch-hitting for the pitcher, was forced to do push-ups by his teammates […] The post Rockies’...
Via Diehardsport
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

OC native Barnes reflects on journey to the bigs

ANAHEIM, Calif. This season marked the first time that Houston Astros' outfielder Brandon Barnes was able to play at Angel Stadium, against the team he always grew up watching. But the Big A wasn't the field he expected to ever play on. While at nearby Katella high school, the Orange native thought he would be playing about 45 miles away at the Rose Bowl for UCLA. In...
Via Fox Sports West
August 17, 2013  |  Discuss
SOMETHING TO WATCH

Astros rookie Brandon Barnes hits for cycle

Congratulations to Brandon Barnes for becoming the second player in the majors this season to hit for the cycle.  Mike Trout was the first to do it also against the Seattle Mariners back in May.  The rookie, Barnes, was the eighth player in Astros’ history to accomplish such a feat.  Luke Scott was the last Astros to do it back in 2006. Barnes hit a home run in his first...
Via Reading Between The Seams
July 20, 2013  |  Discuss
NEAR MISS

Barnes makes diving catch to preserve no-no

In a surreal night in Tampa, a rookie making his major league debut had a no-hitter through six innings, while the reigning Cy Young Award winner ended with a complete game and under 90 pitches.  In the middle of it, was another amazing catch by Houston Astros CF Brandon Barnes on a ball hit by Tampa Bay Rays catcher Jose Molina destined for the gap.  It preserved rookie Jarred...
Via Reading Between The Seams
July 13, 2013  |  Discuss
FULL EXTENSION

Astros OF makes tremendous catch

Houston Astros center fielder Brandon Barnes made the catch of the night on Saturday, with a diving catch that saved a run in a close 1-1 game against the Diamondbacks. Barnes, a first year player from Cypress College, is batting just .167 on the season for the Astros, but has made some excellent plays in the field. The Diamondbacks went on to win the game in decisive fashion with...
Via RotoStars.com
August 19, 2012  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>
Rockies News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Brian Urlacher rips Jay Cutler

Top NFL storylines: Week 8

Kiffin's mom worried for son's safety

Report: Goodell will have to testify

Penguins do 'O Canada' following tragedy

UEFA Champions League midway report: Groups A – D

Porn star: No one parties like Janikowski

Report: Expect Florida to make a run at Bob Stoops

The San Francisco Giants are zombies

10 bold predictions for NFL Week 8

Pitcher's wife leaves generous tip

Nicklaus defends Jameis Winston

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.