Rockies Injury Update: Nolan Arenado returns from DL

The injury-plagued Colorado Rockies got their third baseman back on Thursday as Nolan Arenado was activated from the disabled list to start in their 7-4 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers. MLB Roster Moves announced the transaction, with starter Christian Friedrich making way on the roster:The @Rockies activate 3B Nolan Arenado from 15-day DL; option LHP Christian Friedrich to Triple...
Via MLB Injury News
9 days ago  |  Discuss

GUEST POST: Nolan Arenado's return to Colorado Rockies lineup not enough as bullpen fails once again

Arenado's return to the lineup wasn't enough for the Rockies.By: CAMERON PARSONS (@acmwin20 on Twitter)The Rockies star third baseman, Nolan Arenado, returned to the lineup on Thursday night, but his return proved to be not enough for Colorado as they dropped their fourth game in a row.From the very beginning, this game did not look good for the Rockies. Franklin Morales...
Via Rockies Review
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers @ Rockies July 3, 2014: Here Come The Lefties

This afternoon, the Dodgers are starting a four game series against the Rockies in Coors field. Given what usually happens to Dodgers there, that’s pretty terrifying. There’s also a hidden part of the series that might be cause for some mild concern. The following starters are lined up to pitch against the Dodgers: Franklin Morales, TBD, Jorge De La Rosa, and Yohan Flande...
Via Dodgers Digest
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Arenado makes his return; Chacin is out

The baseball gods giveth, and they taketh away. The Colorado Rockies, already decimated by injury to the starting rotation, got more bad news Wednesday. A day after placing Jhoulys Chacin on the 15-day disabled list, an MRI on the right-hander revealed a frayed rotator cuff, the same injury that caused him to miss the start of the season. Chacin’s hasn’t looked right all season...
Via Mile High Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Carlos Gonzalez, Nolan Arenado, Eddie Butler, Boone Logan

The Colorado Rockies have dealt with multiple injuries lately. Carlos Gonzalez, Nolan Arenado, Eddie Butler and Boone Logan are in the midst of dealing and recovering from injuries.#488606677 / gettyimages.comCarlos GonzalezGonzalez will take batting practice on Thursday and he is inching toward a rehab assignment. He is recovering from a tumor in his left index finger. He has...
Via MLB Injury News
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Nolan Arenado returns to Colorado Rockies on Thursday with hopes of turning season around

Arenado's slide finished off the Rockies season.The Colorado Rockies have their famous slide, now they have their infamous slide.When Matt Holliday slid into home, or close to it, in 2007, the Rockies were headed to the playoffs, capping an amazing comeback in an amazing game in the middle of an amazing run. On May 23rd in Atlanta, the Rockies had their infamous slide.Nolan Arenado...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Nolan Arenado begins rehab

The Colorado Rockies lost to the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday by the score of 7-4. Drew Stubbs had three hits and DJ LeMahieu had two hits and two RBI for the Rockies. The loss was the 11th in the last 12 games for the Rockies, who fell to 35-46, a distant third place in the National League West. On the injury front, Nolan Arenado began his rehab with the Colorado Springs Sky...
Via Sports Injury Alert
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Nolan Arenado could go on rehab within a week

The Colorado Rockies lost to the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday by the score of 9-6. The loss dropped the Rockies to 35-43 on the season, third in the National League West. The Rockies continue to hit the ball well, ranked second in the Major Leagues in runs score, but are 30th in team ERA. The Rockies will need much improved pitching and better health if they are to climb out...
Via Sports Injury Alert
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Troy Tulowitzki, Jose Bautista named Home Run Derby captains

Major League Baseball announced on Monday that Jose Bautista of the Blue Jays and Troy Tulowitzki of the Rockies have been named captains for the 20th Home Run Derby. Bautista and Tulowitzki are the top overall All-Star Game vote-getters so far in the American and National Leagues, respectively.  They will have the honor of deciding which sluggers will join each of them on July...
Via Sports-Glory
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Time for fans to accept that it is going to be a long summer for the Colorado Rockies

Corey Dickerson has been a bright spot in 2014.Good news, Colorado Rockies fans, spring training is only 235 days away!That statement is sarcastic and condescending, but this is the time of year when the unrealistic Rockies fans come out. It is the time when fans point to the fact that the Rockies, despite their struggles, are still just a few games back of that final wild card position...
Via Rockies Review
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Nolan Arenado, Carlos Gonzalez

The Colorado Rockies received good news today about two players currently shelved with injuries; third basemen Nolan Arenado and superstar outfielder Carlos Gonzalez will both begin making progress this week, according to an article by Thomas Harding of, who suffered a broken left middle finger on May 23, will have X-rays taken on Thursday in Denver.According to head...
Via MLB Injury News
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Ambulance Chasers, Week 12: Colorado in Crutches

The Colorado Rockies have not had an easy go of it this season.  After beginning the year in tremendous fashion, injuries have contributed to a pretty steady drop in the standings.  Once 22-14, the Rockies have fallen one game below .500, to 34-35. Pitching is always to blame when it comes to the blemishes of the Blake Street Bombers, and this year has been no exception, with...
Via Razzball
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Nolan Arenado will not require surgery

The Colorado Rockies took a huge sigh of relief on Friday when they found out Gold Glove winner Nolan Arenado's broken finger will not require surgery. Head trainer Keith Dugger told Denver Post,"The bone is lined up nicely and he won't have to have any pins in the finger. He had a custom splint made, which will help. He's going to have to wear that 24/7."...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Nolan Arenado may not return until July

According to Jon Morosi of FOX Sports, Nolan Arenado of the Colorado Rockies may not return from the disabled list until late June or early July with a broken finger. Rockies acknowledging 3B Nolan Arenado could be out until late June or early July with a broken finger.— Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) May 27, 2014 #493433279 / gettyimages.comArenado, 23, left the team’s 3-2 road loss...
Via MLB Injury News
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Arenado injury exposes big flaw with Rockies’ roster

Following their 9-0 loss the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday, the Rockies officially slipped to third place in the National League West behind the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants. We’re just past the quarter mark of the season, so the standings are far from a true indicator of a team’s true talent level, but it’s telling that the Rockies, who have exceeded...
Via Mile High Sports
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Updates: Nolan Arenado, Carlos Gonzalez

The Colorado Rockies will look to win their three-game series in Atlanta this afternoon when they face the Braves at 3:10pm mountain time.  The Rockies will hand the ball to Franklin Morales (3-3) as he takes on Julio Teheran (3-3).  It appears the Rockies will be welcoming one star player back on Sunday while another is gone for a long time.#493433279 / gettyimages.comNolan...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Arenado looking at lengthy stint on the DL

The Colorado Rockies are having bad luck with fingers. First, an injured digit knocked all-star outfielder Carlos Gonzalez out of the everyday lineup. Now, third baseman Nolan Arenado has been placed on the 15-day disabled list after breaking a finger on his left hand while sliding headfirst into second base during Colorado’s 3-2 loss to the Atlanta Braves on Friday night. The...
Via Mile High Sports
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Nolan Arenadown and Out

Nolan Arenado left last night's game with a left mallet finger fracture. Despite how it sounds, he suffered the injury sliding head first into second base, and not from a giant sledge hammer. That's a broken middle finger for the laymans. The team is saying Arenado could be sidelined for 4-6 weeks, but likely more if he opts for surgery. Oh Nolan, you could really use...
Via Razzball
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Place Nolan Arenado on DL

The Colorado Rockies have placed 3B Nolan Arenado on the disabled list with a fractured finger. Arenado slid into 2nd base, on his 17th double of the season, but broke his finger on the head first slide. Arenado is the 2nd best fantasy third baseman behind Josh Donaldson.  Charlie Culberson replaced Arenado in yesterday's game. #488507615 /  ESPN 3B Under...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Nolan Arenado leaves Friday’s game with a left mallet finger fracture

Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado left Friday night’s game against the Braves after doubling and scoring in the top of the second inning with what the Rockies have diagnosed as a “left mallet finger fracture”. Arenado appeared to have suffered the injury sliding into second base on his double. Charlie Culberson replaced him at third base in the bottom of the second inning.
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies’ Nolan Arenado breaks middle finger on slide

Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado fractured his left middle finger in Friday night’s game against the Atlanta Braves when he slid head-first into second base. Arenado led off the second inning with a double to left field.  Arenado’s head-first slide beat shortstop Andrelton Simmons’ tag.  Arenado grabbed his hand following the slide but remained in the game to...
Via Sports-Glory
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Worst case scenario for Colorado Rockies as Nolan Arenado goes down with injury in loss

The Rockies lost Nolan Arenado for a long time on Friday night.Nolan Arenado has emerged as a huge star for the Colorado Rockies in 2014. After one errant slide on Friday, the Rockies will be without him for quite a while.After drilling a ball off the top of the left field wall in the top of the 2nd inning, Arenado hesitated on his way to second base. It was hit so hard that going...
Via Rockies Review
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Nolan Arenado breaks finger

Nolan Arenado of the Colorado Rockies exited Friday’s game in Atlanta after suffering a mallet fracture in his left middle finger while sliding headfirst into second base for a leadoff double in the top of the second inning, according to Joe Morgan of Cunningham, Getty ImagesUtility player Charlie Culberson, who Colorado acquired for Marco Scutaro in 2012, replaced...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Nolan Arenado's game-winning double off Sergio Romo pushes Rockies past Giants

The Rockies' gears grinded in motion for the Giants of the National League, days before they arrived in Colorado for a matchup between the division leaders and the upstart bat-bashers chasing after them. Against San Diego on Sunday, Rockies manager Walt Weiss tongue-lashed his sleepwalking team in the dugout. "I haven't had to do that much with this club at all,"...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Turn Unusual Triple Play With Extra Help From Umpire (Video)

The triple play is one of the rarest occurrences in baseball, but Colorado Rockies somehow managed to make it even more unique on Sunday. With runners on first and second and no outs in the top of the third inning, San Diego Padres left fielder Carlos Quentin hit a ground ball to third baseman Nolan Arenado. Arenado stepped on third base and threw to second baseman DJ LeMahieu,...
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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