Rockies Press Releases
Saturday, December 7, 2013
Rockies acquire RHP Jordan Lyles and OF Brandon Barnes from Houston
The Colorado Rockies announced today that the club has acquired right-handed pitcher Jordan Lyles and outfielder Brandon Barnes from the Houston Astros in exchange for outfielder Dexter Fowler and a player to be named later.
Rockies non-tender RHP Mitchell Boggs
The Colorado Rockies announced tonight that the club has not tendered a contract to right-handed pitcher Mitchell Boggs for the 2014 season, making him a free agent.
Rockies announce 2014 Major League Field Staff
The Colorado Rockies announced today that the club has finalized its 2014 Field Staff under Manager Walt Weiss.
Rockies sign LaTroy Hawkins to one-year deal
The Colorado Rockies announced today that the club has signed right-handed pitcher LaTroy Hawkins to a one-year Major League contract. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, per club policy.
Rockies add seven players to 40-man roster
The Colorado Rockies announced today that the club has added seven players to the 40-man roster. The seven additions are: left-handed pitchers Jayson Aquino, Tyler Matzek and Kraig Sitton; right-handed pitcher Raul Fernandez, infielder Rosell Herrera and outfielders Kent Matthes and Kyle Parker.
Rockies announce 2014 Spring Training schedule
The Colorado Rockies announced their 33-game 2014 Cactus League schedule today, which features 16 home dates and 18 games total, played at the Rockies Spring Training site in Scottsdale, Ariz., Salt River Fields at Talking Stick.
Michael Cuddyer Wins Silver Slugger Award
Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer earned his first career Louisville Silver Slugger Award.
Charlie Monfort statement regarding his arrest
"I'm extremely disappointed in myself for the decision I made to drink and drive and the potential risk I caused to other innocent people. I want to apologize to my family, the Colorado Rockies staff, players, Major League Baseball and of course, our fans for the embarrassment I have caused by my actions. I do understand the seriousness of my behavior and the issues that I am facing and I'm committed to do what's necessary to deal with my problem."
Dick Monfort Statement Regarding Charlie Monfort Arrest
The following statement is from Colorado Rockies Owner, Chairman & CEO Dick Monfort regarding the arrest of his brother, Rockies Partner Charlie Monfort on suspicion of DUI.