Rockies designate Alburquerque for assignment
To make room for Paul Phillips and Juan Rincon on the 40-man roster, the Colorado Rockies made two moves Tuesday afternoon. Minor-league reliever Al Alburquerque, who the Rockies received from the Chicago Cubs last season for Jeff Baker, was designated for assignment andwas moved to the 60-day disabled list.
Phillips, Rincon andwere added to the active roster before Tuesday’s game. Chacin was already on the team’s 40-man roster.