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Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado named co-NL player of the week

The Rockies have now had players of the week in each of the first two weeks of the 2016 season.

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Nolan Arenado wins the Rockies a second National League award in two weeks - The Denver Post
Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado made it two-for-two for the Rockies winning player of the week awards in 2016. Arenado shared the award with Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper after hitting four home runs in the week, including two in Sunday's win over the Cubs.

Nolan Arenado adds stellar defense vs. Reds -
Adding to the offensive prowess that earned him player of the week honors, Arenado turned in a strong defensive effort in Monday's win over the Reds highlighted by a stellar play on a bunt by Billy Hamilton. Arenado talked with Thomas Harding after the game about his day in the field.

Jon Gray could make 2016 Rockies debut on Friday vs. Dodgers - The Denver Post
Patrick Saunders reports that Jon Gray could make his 2016 debut when the Rockies return to Coors Field Friday to take on the Dodgers. The final decision will be made after Gray throws a side session today. Saunders also has updates on injuries to DJ LeMahieu and Nick Hundley.

Jordan Lyles makes strong start, wins vs. Reds -
Gray will join a Rockies rotation that seems to be hitting its stride, with Jordan Lyles the latest starter to turn in a strong performance, allowing just one run in seven innings against the Reds on Monday night.

AltiTwo Talk Show
Purple Row's Isaac Marks and Logan Bannon are back with Episode 22 of the AltiTwo Talk Show, in which they discuss the Rockies' strong start to the season and more.