Mark Reynolds sees his power playing well as Rockies' first baseman — Denver Post
Signed to a one-year deal, Mark Reynolds is hoping a stint at Coors will be something of a revival for him. He stated, "Coors Field is a good fit for my game, and everyone knows the ball carries well there." In 148 PA's at Coors, Reynolds has hit .287 with eight home runs.
The most inspiring sports stories of 2015 — Denver Post
Sports, of course, represent so much more than just a game. Here's a list of some of the Post's favorite moments from 2015 that show the human element of the games we love.
Todd-da! Reds pull 3B out of 'Hat' Stove — MLB
Frazier heads to the White Sox in a three-team trade that included the Dodgers, who receive Micah Johnson, Trayce Thompson, and Frankie Montas with Jose Peraza, Brandon Dixon, and Scott Schebler going to the Reds. The Dodgers' acquisitions all rank in their top top 30 of prospects according to MLB.
Friedman's plan for Dodgers coming into focus — MLB
With the acquisition of the hard-throwing Montas, the Dodgers have put together a solid group of young arms. The Dodgers, with a wealth of assets, are in a position to still make some further moves to strengthen the team. Or, as the article notes, they can do nothing at all and still field a good team with some highly regarded prospects in the pipeline.
Ten players who need to be traded — ESPN
Jorge Soler comes in at number 5, with ESPN suggesting a trade to the Braves for Ender Inciarte. The article lists on the Braves as a "possible fit," but might they be forgetting about our beloved Rockies? As we noted yesterday, a Soler trade for Blackmon could make sense for both parties. CarGo makes the list at number 10.