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Pitch F/X data for Ben Klimesh and Carlos Gonzalez

The Arizona Fall League has several stadiums that have the Pitch F/X system installed in them and this year the team that the Cincinnati Reds players are on plays in one of those stadiums. Today we are going to take a look at the two right handed relievers out in Arizona. Ben Klimesh Let’s take a quick look at the raw data first. Player Pitch Avg Velo Top Velo Usage Ben Klimesh...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Oft-injured stars deserve some share of the blame for the Colorado Rockies struggles

Carlos Gonzalez and Troy Tulowitzki spend plenty of time on the DL.It was a line all too familiar to Colorado Rockies fans. Carlos Gonzalez was placed on the 15-day disabled list with lingering knee tendinitis and a non-recovering ankle.With CarGo back on the disabled list, the club recalled Ben Paulsen, who impressed in his initial debut. He picked up right where he left off on...
Via Rockies Review
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies believe Carlos Gonzalez will avoid DL

getty images The Colorado Rockies have had outfielder Carlos Gonzalez in their lineup for 66 of their 111 games this season. Gonzalez, 28, missed Sunday’s game while dealing with a sprained right ankle. The Rockies will make a decision on whether or not Gonzalez will go on the disabled list on Tuesday. Rockies manager Walt Weiss believes that Gonzalez will avoid a trip to the disabled...
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Tempers and tumors this week for the Colorado Rockies

It’s been a rough week for the Colorado Rockies. The kind of week that can really take a toll on a manager, his team, and the fan base. The kind of week that teams usually experience in the late-July or mid-August. Carlos Gonzalez had a small tumor removed from his left index finger on Tuesday at the Cleveland Clinic. Often times these tumors are the result of repetitive trauma...
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlos Gonzalez's finger tumor had 'fatty mass with tentacles'

Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez has been dealing with a hand injury related to a growth on his left index finger. Rockies head athletic trainer Keith Dugger reported that the growth on CarGo’s left index finger was a giant cell tumor and it was removed during a surgical procedure on Tuesday. The surgery was prompted […] The post Carlos Gonzalez’s finger injury referred...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez Had ‘Fatty Mass With Tentacles’ Removed From Finger

Get ready for your gross fact of the day. Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez had been experiencing discomfort in his left index finger for much of the season, due to what was found to be a benign tumor. But it wasn’t an ordinary noncancerous mass. #Rockies trainer Keith Dugger says doc removed a "fatty mass with tentacles" from left index finger of OF Carlos...
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez sat Wednesday due to chewing tobacco-related illness

Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonalez was back in the lineup Thursday but was a no-go for Wednesday’s tilt against the Miami Marlins due to illness. Later, it was learned that not only was he suffering from dizziness and dehydration, the fact that he swallowed some of his chewing tobacco may have contributed to CarGo feeling […] The post Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez sat Wednesday...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Surgery for Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez, front office to blame

  Carlos Gonzalez was going to be MVP. The Rockies All-Star outfielder was back. Through the first half of 2013 he was Colorado’s biggest threat at the plate. An amazing hitter with power to all fields, speed to steal bases nearly at will, and a cannon that could throw out runners from the deepest recesses of Coors Field, Cargo’s game was on full display. He was showing that...
September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

When will the Colorado Rockies matter in the West?

  Nowadays it seems like building a franchise in professional sports doesn’t take much. Building a franchise that consistently contends for the postseason does. For the Colorado Rockies, building that type of franchise seems impossible. But take a step back and the foundation for another playoff franchise in Denver is there. So what is holding back this relatively young franchise...
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Carlos Gonzalez trips over bat in massive bunt attempt failure (GIF)

Colorado Rockies left fielder Carlos Gonzalez (a.k.a. CarGo) tripped over the bat after missing the ball and fell flat on his face during Friday night's game in what must be the most hilarious failed bunt attempt in major league baseball this season. Gonzalez struck out to finish the at-bat. No word how much ribbing CarGo took from his teammates after he returned to the dugout...
Via Holdout Sports
July 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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