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Colorado Rockies shortstop Brendan Rodgers among top prospects entering 2017

The Rockies’ top draft pick in 2015 is one of the best young players in baseball.

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Brendan Rodgers
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MLBTR Poll: Top Prospect Heading Into 2017 - MLB Trade Rumors
Colorado Rockies shortstop Brendan Rodgers is among nine candidates in MLB Trade Rumors’ poll asking who is the top prospect in baseball entering 2017. Rodgers hit .281/.342/.480 with 19 home runs in 2016 at Low-A Asheville and will likely begin 2017 at the notorious hitters’ haven that is High-A Lancaster.

Rockies fans ask about manager search, more |’s Thomas Harding fields question from fans on issues ranging from the Rockies’ ongoing manager search and when it will conclude to the starting rotation and the future of Eddie Butler.

Rockies Need To Make A Splash In Upgrading At First Base - Today’s Knuckleball
Purple Row’s Nick Stephens has an article for Today’s Knuckleball suggesting that the Rockies get a big name to fill their hole at first base. Among the names suggested are top-tier free agents Edwin Encarnacion and Mark Trumbo.

Can you name the 2016 Colorado Rockies? - Sporcle
Finally, a fun quiz to see if you can name all of the players to see action for the Rockies this year. Let us know how you did in the comments.