Rockies Roster Moves

Basically a summation of the past week (or two)'s moves based on the Rockies Roster site

Rockies DFA Wheeler


Colorado removed Ryan Wheeler from the 40-man roster to create room for its 14th starting pitcher of 2014.

Flande to make MLB debut


The Rockies are about to run out their 12th starting pitcher of 2014.

Christian Friedrich expected to start Saturday


Friedrich, who owns a 7.89 ERA in Triple-A, hasn't pitched in the big leagues since 2012.

Rockies promote Parker, demote Nicasio


The Rockies' 2010 first-round draft pick will likely make his major league debut in Los Angeles.

Bergman to start for Rockies on Monday


Bergman has been Colorado Springs' most consistent pitcher this season, and now the Rockies will see what he can do in the majors.

Rockies place CarGo on DL, DFA Pacheco


Colorado made the right move in allowing their star outfielder a couple weeks to rest, assuming that's all that will be required.

It's Butler Time


The day many have been waiting for will arrive when the series against the Dodgers begins later this week.

Bettis down, Martin up


Brett Anderson was transferred to the 60-day disabled list to make room for Martin.

Anderson hits DL with broken finger


Brett Anderson, who was just beginning to look like the pitcher the Rockies were hoping for when they shipped Drew Pomeranz out, is indeed headed for the disabled list.

Chatwood to start Sunday, Morales to pen


The Colorado Rockies starting rotation is getting one of its key cog back when Tyler Chatwood returns to face the Giants on Sunday. Jordan Lyles likely to remain in the rotation while Franklin...


Rockies recall Josh Rutledge, option Wilton Lopez


In a move that surprises no one except perhaps in its swiftness, the Colorado Rockies have recalled promising young infielder Josh Rutledge and sent struggling (to say the least) relief pitcher...

Lyles optioned, Morales to rotation, Kahnle to pen


Jordan Lyles has been optioned to AAA while Boone Logan hits the DL, meaning Franklin Morales is now the fifth starter and Tommy Kahnle lands in the bullpen

Rockies make some roster moves


The 25-man roster is taking shape, but there are still a couple of questions left unanswered.

Rockies add Michael McKenry to 40-man roster


So there you have it. What does this mean for Jordan Pacheco?

Athletics claim Matthes


The Oakland Athletics have announced that they have claimed outfielder Kent Matthes on waivers from the Rockies. What does this mean for the Rockies and Sky Sox?

Rockies demote Gray, Butler to minor league camp


It's official. Top Rockies pitching prospects Jon Gray and Eddie Butler will not be breaking camp with the big league team after being demoted to minor league camp today.

Friedrich, Parker, 2 others optioned


Remember the five guys who were optioned to minor-league camp earlier today? Well, the Rockies added four more to the list.

Rockies option five to minors


The Rockies made their first round of 40-man roster cuts on Thursday. Only one of the players affected had been discussed as a possibility for making the team out of camp.

Rockies lose Ortega to Rangers


A couple of questionable additions to the Rockies' 40-man left valuable players exposed, and the team lost one of them on Wednesday.

David Dahl Returns To Asheville Following Demotion


The Colorado Rockies first pick of the 2012 draft is being sent back to Asheville after spending time in extended spring training following a missed plane flight. No word if he will be starting...

Top Prospect David Dahl Demoted for Missing Flight


The Colorado Rockies' 2012 first round pick David Dahl has been demoted to extended spring training reportedly for missing a 6 am flight from Colorado's spring training facility in Arizona to...

Rockies Moves: Nelson, Herrera to DL; Brown, LeMahieu Called Up


...the Colorado Rockies placed infielders Chris Nelson and Jonathan Herrera on the 15-day disabled list...

Double Transactions Notes: 5/25/12 - 6/7/12


Double Transactions Notes: 5/25/12 - 6/7/12 Hernandez, Nieves, Gomez, De La Rosa, Torres, Moyer, Tulowitzki

Rockies Place Ramon Hernandez on DL, Call Up Wil Nieves


The Colorado Rockies have placed catcher Ramon Hernandez on the 15-day disabled list due to a strained left hand and have called up catcher Wil Nieves to replace him on the active roster, according...

Transactions Notes 5/18/12 - 5/24/12


Transactions Notes 5/18/12 - 5/24/12 Brothers, Ottavino, Nelson, Herrera, LeMahieu, Hynick, Cesario, Tarleton

Transactions Notes: 5/11/12 - 5/17/12


Another busy week in Rockiesland, though a lot more light moves and fewer heavy ones. Let's break 'er down. MLB The Rockies opened the week by optioning Drew Pomeranz to the Sky Sox with the intent...

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