End of season post-mortem: Colorado Rockies

For a minute there, the Rockies looked like they were going to be the Cinderella story of the season. After the first week of May, the Rockies were tied for first place in the NL West much to the surprise of everyone. But by the time the All-Star break hit, however, Colorado was tied for last place in the NL West, much to the surprise of no one. Despite an MVP caliber season...
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September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Tyler Chatwood to have Tommy John surgery

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood has been scheduled to undergo Tommy John surgery next week and will miss the rest of the season, reports Patrick Saunders of The Denver Post:#488606121 / gettyimages.comChatwood left his start April 29 against the Arizona Diamondbacks with elbow tightness and has not pitched since. He’s been making slow progress, but continued to...
Via MLB Injury News
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Tyler Chatwood out for Rockies rest of season, will have Tommy John surgery

The Rockies' reeling rotation has taken another major hit. Right-hander Tyler Chatwood will miss the rest of the season and is scheduled to undergo Tommy John elbow surgery, a major-league source confirmed Thursday. Chatwood will likely undergo surgery sometime next week. That means he will likely miss most, if not all, of the 2015 season. Chatwood, counted on to be a consistent...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Brett Anderson, Tyler Chatwood

The slumping Colorado Rockies have dealt with numerous injuries throughout the season, particularly to the starting rotation. Help could soon be on the way, as Patrick Saunders of The Denver Post reports that starting pitcher Brett Anderson threw a bullpen session on Friday and schedule to make his second rehab start with Triple-A Colorado Springs on Monday. Saunders reports that...
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

The downward spiral continues for Colorado Rockies in ugly loss

Don't expect these guys to go anywhere in the offseason.What is left to be said?At the risk of completely repeating every piece that has been written about these brutal Colorado Rockies throughout June, there simply isn't anything left to be talked about.On Wednesday, despite having their fifth starter from Colorado Springs on the mound making his big league debut, the Rockies...
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June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Tyler Chatwood has forearm tightness after BP session

Colorado Rockies pitcher Tyler Chatwood (elbow) felt tightness in his right forearm following a live batting practice session on Tuesday. This is not a good sign. Chatwood has been out of action since late April with a flexor strain and inflammation in his right elbow. It does not sound like he is fully healed yet. If he is not, he will need to undergo further testing. Hopefully...
Via MLB Injury News
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Updates: Brett Anderson, Tyler Chatwood, Eddie Butler

Colorado Rockies lefty Brett Anderson (broken left finger) and righty Tyler Chatwood (right flexor tendon strain) who are on the same rehab schedule, each threw 47 pitches Wednesday, using all their pitches, according to Thomas Harding of MLB.com. However, although right-hander Eddie Butler (shoulder inflammation) is "pain-free," the Rockies have paused his throwing...
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June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies pitchers Brett Anderson, Tyler Chatwood make progress toward returning

Help can be seen on the not-so-far horizon. Injured Rockies starting pitchers Brett Anderson and Tyler Chatwood are making significant strides toward returning, possibly before the all-star break. Anderson, a lefty, had the surgically implanted pins removed from his left index finger Tuesday. Chatwood, the righty, who has a strained flexor tendon, is playing catch from a distance...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies' Tyler Chatwood moved to 60-day disabled list

The Colorado Rockies improved to 20-14 on the season following an 8-2 win Monday night against the Texas Rangers.  The Rockies, who improved to 18-14,  are lead by an offense that is first in the league in runs scored.  They got bad news on the injury front, as pitcher Tyler Chatwood was moved from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.#487369309 / gettyimages.comAccording to...
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May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Jhoulys Chacin to replace injured Tyler Chatwood in Rockies' rotation

Thomas Harding, who covers the Colorado Rockies for mlb.com tweeted last night that more than likely Jhoulys Chacin will replace the injured Tyler Chatwood in the Rockies rotation. Chatwood was recently placed on the 15-day disabled list after leaving Wednesday’s game with elbow tightness.In-game reading: Jhoulys Chacin on track to replace Tyler Chatwood in #Rockies starting...
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May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies' Tyler Chatwood (elbow) placed on DL

The Colorado Rockies (16-12) placed starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood on the 15-day DL with a right elbow strain on Wednesday and recalled RH reliever Chad Bettis from Triple-A Colorado Springs, reports Jesse Sanchez of  MLB.com. In four starts, Chatwood was 1-0 with a 4.50 ERA (ERA+ 92), striking out 20 in 24 innings and walking eight. Bettis was on the Opening Day roster, but...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Tyler Chatwood placed by Rockies on 15-day DL with elbow injury

The Rockies placed right-handed starter Tyler Chatwood on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday. Chatwood is suffering from a right elbow strain, an injury he dealt with last season. Taking Chatwood's place on the 25-man roster is right-handed reliever Chad Bettis, who will be available for Wednesday night's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Chatwood departed Tuesday...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies starting to turn heads with April play

The Rockies continue to win baseball games.Old habits die hard.As bad as the Colorado Rockies have been in the last few years, it is easy to be skeptical.of this team. In each of the past three seasons, the Rockies have come out and played well in April only to fade into oblivion in August.The scar tissue remains with many fans. They aren't going to buy in until this team proves...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies pitcher Tyler Chatwood injured in win at Arizona

The Rockies' 5-4 win Tuesday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks was upstaged by the scene of right-hander Tyler Chatwood being escorted off the mound by manager Walt Weiss and head trainer Keith Dugger. The Rockies won the game on a home run to right by Drew Stubbs in the ninth inning off Addison Reed. It was Stubbs' first homer this year. Then Stubbs protected the lead...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Scouting the Opposing Pitcher: Tyler Chatwood

Tyler Chatwood was a second round pick for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in 2008. The 6’0 righty made his MLB debut in 2011 with the Angels as a 21-year old. Chatwood was acquired by the Rockies prior to the 2012 season in exchange for catcher Chris Ianetta. Chatwood had somewhat of a break-out campaign last season, posting a career-low 3.15 ERA. The improvement can be found...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Gameday 16: Rockies vs. Phillies

Philadelphia Phillies (7-8) at Colorado Rockies (8-9) Starting Pitchers: PHI: Jonathan Pettibone vs. COL: Tyler Chatwood Time: 8:40, Coors Field TV: CSN Weather: Mostly Cloudy, 52 Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Tonight: The Phillies will send Jonathan Pettibone to the hill for his second start of 2014 after going five innings and giving up one earned run in his first start...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies lose series in San Francisco, but show improvement

Tyler Chatwood had impressive moments in his debut.The beatings will continue until moral improves.That has been the mantra for the San Francisco Giants delivering blows to the lowly Colorado Rockies when they come to visit AT&T Park in the city by the bay. The Rockies have been awful there over the years. The Giants have taken advantage of what seems to be free wins.A three...
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April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies activate Chatwood from DL

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The Colorado Rockies have activated right-hander Tyler Chatwood from the 15-day disabled list and optioned infielder Charlie Culberson to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
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April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Updates: Tyler Chatwood, Jhoulys Chacin

The Colorado Rockies are approaching some difficult decisions this weekend.  The Rockies start a seven game road trip with a three game series in San Francisco on Friday Night.  They won't have to make a decision on the rotation, most likely, until Sunday but it will be interesting to see what they do.  Thomas Harding of MLB.com has an update for us with the Tyler Chatwood...
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April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jordan Lyles states his case for the Colorado Rockies

Jordan Lyles is setting the Rockies up for some difficult decisions.Jordan Lyles was slated for Colorado Springs on the final day of spring training. He had a good spring training, but couldn't crack the Colorado Rockies roster.Everything changed when Tyler Chatwood's competitive flare got the best of him.Chatwood hit a double in the gap in his final spring training start...
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April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies' Jhoulys Chacin to pitch simulated game, Tyler Chatwood will pitch in Triple-A Tuesday

Now that the Colorado Rockies have activated one pitcher from the disabled list, reliever Boone Logan, they can now turn their attention to two others said to have shown steady progress in their recoveries. MLB.com's Owen Perkins reports that both Jhoulys Chacin and Tyler Chatwood are inching closer to their returns to the active roster or at least Minor-League rehab assignments...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies' Tyler Chatwood hopes to be in rotation for April 13th

Tyler Chatwood has had an interesting few weeks.  While trying to stretch a hit in to a triple during Spring Training, the pitcher injured his hamstring.  The Colorado Rockies thought it would heal quickly but before they knew it, Chatwood was placed on the DL & missed the Opener.  It's not a serious injury though & it looks like Chatwood will be back soon.  Troy...
Via MLB Injury News
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies place RHP Chatwood on 15-day disabled list

MIAMI (AP) Colorado Rockies right-handed pitcher Tyler Chatwood was placed on the 15-day disabled list and Jordan Lyles was recalled to start Wednesday against the Miami Marlins.
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April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies notes: Updates on Jhoulys Chacin, Boone Logan, Tyler Chatwood & Rafael Betancourt

The Colorado Rockies started their season in a less than stellar fashion yesterday, falling 10-1 to the Miami Marlins.  The Rockies are missing a few key pieces but updates started rolling in yesterday regarding a few of these players.  Starting with a report from Thomas Harding of MLB.com on Jhoulys Chacin:"Chacin is expected to be out until anywhere from late April to mid...
Via Sports Injury Alert
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Opening Day is time to forget issues and root for wins

Opening Day is a time for excitement. Merry Christmas, baseball fans!The Colorado Rockies open their season in Miami against the Marlins on Monday night. They have their ace, Jorge De La Rosa on the mound, facing the reigning Rookie of the Year in the National League, Jose Fernandez.Rockies fans had every reason to by cynical this winter. After years of struggle and failure, the...
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March 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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