The Colorado Rockies announced today that the club has recalled right-handed pitcher Chris Volstad from Triple-A Colorado Springs. To make room on the active roster, the Rockies have designated outfielder Eric Young Jr. for assignment. Volstad (#31) will be available for tonight's game vs. Washington (6:40 p.m. MDT) at Coors Field.
The Colorado Rockies announced today that the club has agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Jonathan Gray, the club's first-round selection (3rd overall) in the 2013 First-Year Player Draft. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The Colorado Rockies announced today that the club has placed right-handed pitcher Edgmer Escalona on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation retroactive to June 10. To replace Escalona on the active roster, the Rockies have recalled left-handed pitcher Josh Outman from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
The Colorado Rockies concluded the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft today. The Rockies selected 30 players on the final day today. The Rockies selected 41 total players over the three days of the draft.
With the 70th overall selection (Competitive Balance Round B) in the 2013 First-Year Player Draft tonight, the Colorado Rockies selected right-handed pitcher Alex Balog from the University of San Francisco.
With the club's 2nd round selection (42nd overall) in the 2013 First-Year Player Draft tonight, the Colorado Rockies selected third baseman Ryan McMahon from Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, CA. McMahon was rated the 78th overall player in the draft by MLB.com and the 82nd overall player in the draft by Baseball America.
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