Much heralded pitching prospect Eddie Butler made his MLB debut in 2014. That is the good news. The bad news is that his rookie season became a rookie cup-of-coffee mired by injuries and lackluster performance.
Josh Rutledge was given an opportunity in 2014 to prove that he can be a valuable member of the Colorado Rockies future. He is young enough for the jury to continue deliberation, but early testimony is not in his favor.
We're ranking all 49 players who appeared in a Rockies uniform this season. We had high hopes for No. 49 entering the season, but he crashed and burned in the majors and now his future is very much a question mark.