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Blackmon understands why trade rumors fly

Charlie Blackmon appreciated the phone call from Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich, even though he didn't think it was necessary.
18 hours ago

Rockies’ Charlie Blackmon staying in center field; David Dahl, Gerardo Parra battling for time in left

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — New Rockies manager Bud Black has no plans to tinker with the club’s outfield alignment. That means Charlie Blackmon will be Colorado’s primary center fielder, Carlos Gonzalez will prowl right field and David Dahl and Gerardo Parra are expected to share time in left field. Coors Field‘s vast acreage, coupled with Blackmon’s experience playing center...
Via The Denver Post
3 days ago

WATCH: Morosi: Blackmon good fit for Jays, but might cost Stroman

MLB insider Jon Paul Morosi joins Hazel to discuss Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon as a good fit for the Jays, but at what cost, and the latest on Encarnacion and Bautista.
Via SportsNetCanada
December 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Charlie Blackmon Has Zeroed In

It’s been observed before we don’t write that much about the Rockies. Now, this is one of those things that works both ways — we could probably stand to write about them more, but there also hasn’t been much in the way of demand. Mostly, I’d say it’s the Rockies’ fault, since people want to read about and write about winners. The Rockies haven’t won. When we have...
Via Fangraphs
August 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Rizzo on Nats ‘Interest’ in Blackmon: ‘Uh, No.’

WASHINGTON — Well, so much for that rumor. On Tuesday, rumors circulated that the Nationals were interested in Colorado Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon. On Wednesday, Nationals General Manager Mike Rizzo firmly put the kibosh on that rumor when he joined The Sports Junkies for his weekly call on 106.7 The Fan. Host Jason Bishop asked Rizzo if there was any truth to the Blackmon...
July 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Nationals reportedly showing interest in Charlie Blackmon

The Washington Nationals’ current center field platoon of Ben Revere and Michael Taylor is hitting just a combined .225 on the year, and the team may have just the guy in mind to solve their dilemma. According to a report by Jon Morosi of MLB Network on Tuesday, the Nationals are showing interest in acquiring Colorado Rockies center fielder Charlie Blackmon. #Nats showing interest...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies’ Charlie Blackmon says everyone needs to lead

The Colorado Rockies are in need of a new leader. Or are they? Charlie Blackmon says it can't be just one guy.
Via BSN Denver
March 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Rockies, Blackmon agree to 1-year deal to avoid arbitration

The Colorado Rockies have agreed to a deal with outfielder Charlie Blackmon that will allow both parties to avoid arbitration.The club announced on Monday that it has agreed to terms for a one-year deal with Blackmon. Multiple outlets report that the deal is worth $3.5 million.This is Blackmon's first year of arbitration eligibility. In figures recently filed, the Rockies submitted...
Via FOX Sports
January 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Charlie Blackmon and Rockies agree to $3.5 million deal

DENVER (AP) Outfielder Charlie Blackmon and the Colorado Rockies avoided arbitration when they agreed to a $3.5 million, one-year contract. The agreement announced Monday was $200,000 above the midpoint of the $3.9 million Blackmon had asked for in arbitration and the $2.7 million Colorado had offered. Blackmon made $517,500 last year, when he hit .287 with 17 homers and 58 RBIs...
Via Associated Press
January 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Rockies' Blackmon 'perplexed' by team's signing of another OF

Earlier this month, the Rockies agreed to a three-year deal with Gerardo Parra, who spent 2015 with the Brewers and Orioles. The move caught many off guard considering the Rockies already had three quality outfielders in Carlos Gonzalez, Charlie Blackmon, and Corey Dickerson. Naturally, one of those three was a little confused. That man is Blackmon who, while ultimately seeing the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 23, 2016  |  Discuss

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