Rockies add infield reinforcement with Gomez
The Colorado Rockies have recalled infielderto provide another infielder with out of the lineup with a hip injury.
The 23-year-old shortstop, who was rated the Rockies’ 10th-best prospect by Baseball America before the season, hit .235 with 14 home runs and 50 RBI in 102 games at Double-A Tulsa. Injuries have cost Gomez significant playing time — he missed nearly the entire 2008 and 2010 season.
He was already on the Rockies’ 40-man roster.