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Diamondbacks claim Jordan Pacheco off waivers from Rockies

(Courtesy of The Arizona Diamondbacks have claimed Colorado Rockies catcher/third baseman Jordan Pacheco off waivers in an attempt to add depth and provide stability off of the bench. Pacheco was designated, then placed on outright waivers by Colorado which surely caught Diamondbacks General Manager Kevin Towers’ attention. Arizona will release or option local ASU product...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: D-backs claim Jordan Pacheco

The Diamondbacks have claimed catcher/infielder Jordan Pacheco off waivers from the Rockies, reports Chris Cotillo of Pacheco, 28, recently was designated for assignment and then placed on outright waivers by Colorado. Pacheco is known for his defensive versatility and contact skills. He has seen significant time at catcher, third base and first base with the Rockies...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Sloppy baseball preventing Colorado Rockies from being a very good team

Jordan Pacheco had a rough day.It's the little things.The Colorado Rockies are a talented group. They have a lineup that has somewhere in the neighborhood of 23 or 24 other teams in baseball jealous. Their pitching might not be deep, but they have guys who are proving they can win.Despite being in the top three in the National League in nearly every offensive category, the Rockies...
Via Rockies Review
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies' Jordan Pacheco has MRI on shoulder

Jordan Pacheco of the Colorado Rockies had an MRI scan on his left shoulder after being scratched earlier on Monday with discomfort. Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports that nothing serious has emerged as a result, and the problem appears to be inflammation. Trainer Keith Dugger was not particularly worried about the issue."It acts like an overuse injury," trainer...
Via Sports Injury Alert
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Q&A: Jordan Pacheco, Rockies’ Mr. Versatile

Jordan Pacheco proved last season that he belongs in the big leagues. In his first full year with the Colorado Rockies, he hit .309/.341/.421, with 32 doubles and five home runs. He appeared in 82 games as a third baseman, 43 at as a first baseman, and five as a catcher. This year he is in spring training with his future in limbo. Todd Helton and Chris Nelson are tentatively slated...
Via Fangraphs
February 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Jordan Pacheco - fooled by batting average

During the last week, I have been extolling the virtues (or lack thereof) of my first ever mock draft. And to be honest, the results so far show that despite comforting words from my MLB Dirt colleagues that I would do fine, I didn't. I am gaining new respect for the people that write about fantasy baseball and who are successful at playing it. Jordan Pacheco is the third of...
Via The Flagrant Fan
February 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies sweep Cubs behind Jordan Pacheco homer

Jordan Pacheco has been better than anyone expected.It shouldn't be a surprise anymore. Jordan Pacheco can flat out hit.If things had gone according to plan for the Colorado Rockies, Pacheco would have only been the starting third baseman for about six weeks. As everyone is well aware, things haven't gone according to plan for the Rockies.However, if something that didn&...
Via Rockies Review
September 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Jordan Pacheco continues to defy the odds, proves he's an everyday player

Jordan Pacheco has proven he should play everyday.The Colorado Rockies have known who their third baseman of the future is since the MVP award for the Arizona Fall League was handed to Nolan Arenado last fall. The talk won't quiet down about when it will be the right time to get him to the big leagues.However, that call to the bigs has been delayed. The delay is courtesy of often...
Via Rockies Review
August 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies win in 12th behind Jordan Pacheco's big night

Jordan Pacheco is quietly having a great rookie year.Jordan Pacheco can hit. There is no denying that fact.Three weeks ago, when Colorado Rockies general manager Dan O'Dowd addressed season ticket holders, there was a question about Pacheco from the audience. The man asking the question acknowledged that he was from New Mexico, where Pacheco is from, and therefore was biased...
Via Rockies Review
July 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Pacheco will get a chance to play third for Rockies

Jordan Pacheco is going to get more playing time at third base and maybe a chance to solidify a position that has been an offensive black hole for the Colorado Rockies. Chris Nelson, who has made 20 starts at third base, was placed on the 15-day disabled list with left wrist inflammation, retroactive to Tuesday. Jonathan Herrera has made nine starts at third base but is viewed...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 17, 2012  |  Discuss
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