The Pittsburgh Pirates have claimed catcher Matt Pagnozzi off waivers from the Colorado Rockies. The Rockies had designated Pagnozzi for assignment Sunday when the team added pitcher Drew Pomeranz and infielder Thomas Field to the roster.
The Colorado Rockies have recalled infielder Thomas Field, who spent the season at Double-A Tulsa and will start at shortstop Sunday, add added starting pitcher Drew Pomeranz to the active roster. Catcher Matt Pagnozzi was designated for assignment and outfielder Ryan Spilborghs moved to the 60-day disabled list to make room.
The Dust Devils won their first game in the Northwest League playoffs behind starting pitcher Christian Bergman, who took a no-hitter into the six, allowed two hits, walked one and struck out eight in seven innings.
With just one game left in the regular season, Nolan Arenado continues to hit, going 2-for-5 and adding two more RBI two his minor-league leading total in Modesto’s 10-1 win. Scott Robinson had four hits and drove in three in the game to back Alan DeRatt, who pitched seven shutout innings.
Drew Pomeranz officially joined the Colorado Rockies organization to complete the Ubaldo Jimenez trade with Cleveland and quickly made an impact at Double-A Tulsa. Pomeranz carried a perfect game one out into the seventh inning of a 6-0 Drillers win.
The Colorado Rockies have recalled outfielder Dexter Fowler and purchased the contract of catcher Eliezer Alfonzo from Triple-A Colorado Springs. To make room on the active roster, the Rockies optioned outfielder Cole Garner and catcher Matt Pagnozzi.
Jhoulys Chacin gave the Colorado Rockies an outstanding pitching performance in the finale of a well-pitched three-game series with the Washington Nationals, but received no support from his offense in a 2-0 loss Sunday.
The Colorado Rockies lineup Sunday against Washington Nationals right-hander Jordan Zimmerman.
The Colorado Rockies are a season-worst five games below .500 after Aaron Cook once again struggled in the early innings and the Atlanta Braves cruised to a 9-1 victory.
The Colorado Rockies lineup Wednesday against Atlanta Braves right-hander Jair Jurrjens.
The Colorado Rockies lineup Sunday against Kansas City Royals right-hander Luke Hochevar.
The Colorado Rockies squandered a 3-0 lead provided by a Troy Tulowitzki home run as Rockies pitchers were unable to hold the lead and, as has been the case all season, Rockies hitters were unable to add on or come through with another big hit.