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Rockies commit humiliating error when two men attempt cover first base

The Colorado Rockies are one of the better fielding teams in MLB, committing just 31 errors in 59 games for a fielding percentage of .986 -- 12th in the majors. That number dropped on Wednesday night after one of the most embarrassing errors of the season.With the score tied 0-0 in the bottom of the fifth against the Dodgers, pitcher Kenta Maeda dropped down a bunt to third base...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Welcome back: Rockies' Descalso gets ovation in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS (AP) Daniel Descalso could not believe his ears. The Colorado infielder received a standing ovation from the St. Louis fans on his first trip to the plate during Thursday's 13-7 loss. Descalso spent his first five seasons in St. Louis from to 2010-14 before he signed with Colorado as a free agent on Dec. 2, 2014. ''It was real nice,'' Descalso said. ''I wasn't really...
Via Associated Press
May 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Rockies' Descalso sidelined several weeks with broken hand

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) The Colorado Rockies' veteran utility infielder Daniel Descalso will be out several weeks with a broken bone in his non-throwing hand. Descalso was hurt Friday when he was hit on the left hand by Tom Gorzelanny's pitch in a win over Cleveland. The team announced Tuesday that an MRI revealed Descalso has an avulsion fracture. Descalso had played some shortstop...
Via Associated Press
March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Daniel Descalso makes entertaining effort to sneak around tag (GIF)

Colorado Rockies shortstop Daniel Descalso made an impressive effort to sneak around a tag by St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Carlos Martinez in the fourth inning of Wednesday's game at Coors Field.Martinez got a good jump on the chopper hit by Descalso, fielding it right along the first base line. Descalso knew he was toast, but backpedaled towards home plate to avoid the tag as long...
Via Holdout Sports
June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Rockies agree with INF Descalso on $3.6M, 2-year contract

  Infielder Daniel Descalso had agreed to a $3.6 million, two-year contract with the Colorado Rockies. The 28-year-old has seen action all over the infield since being selected by St. Louis in the third round of the 2007 amateur draft. He's played 200 games at third base, along with 174 more at second. He's also slid over to shortstop (114 games) and filled in at first (nine games...
Via Associated Press
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Taking another look at Daniel Descalso

Daniel Descalso has been busy doing what he does best: Frustrating lots of St. Louis Cardinals fans. This time around, he’s back to his old tricks, namely getting clutch hits late in important games that ultimately set the team up to win games. What a jerk. I’ve been a fairly vocal critic of his, but with big [...]
Via The Cardinal Conclave
August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Daniel Descalso is this year’s version of Ty Wigginton

The St. Louis Cardinals were able to pull off a 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday afternoon thanks to an outstanding effort on the hill from Shelby Miller and from multiple doses of speed and spark from second baseman Kolten Wong.  Saturday’s contest also featured a rare cameo appearance from super utility infielder Daniel Descalso, who promptly grounded in to a...
Via Cardinals Farm
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals, Descalso avoid arbitration

The Cardinals and infielder Daniel Descalso avoided arbitration, agreeing to a $1.29 million, one-year contract, the midpoint between the $1.65 million he had asked for and the $930,000 St. Louis had offered. St. Louis settled with all three arbitration-eligible players, agreeing earlier this month with outfielders Peter Bourjos and Jon Jay. The 27-year-old set career bests with...
Via Associated Press
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals, Descalso come to terms, avoid arbitration

ST. LOUIS -- The Cardinals' most versatile infielder is under contract for the 2014 season. Daniel Descalso, who is one of only two major leaguers to have made more than 90 appearances at third base, second base and shortstop over the past three seasons, and the Cardinals agreed to terms on a one-year contract, the club announced Wednesday. Descalso was the last of three Cardinals...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Are Descalso’s Days Numbered?

Daniel Descalso will enter the spring simultaneously in an unfamiliar, yet accustomed, position. In one regard, he is at odds with the team over his contract, and as a first-time eligible arbitration candidate, he gets to stake a claim for himself. GM John Mozeliak has stated that both sides have some “significant differences” between their stances on the subject, and is even...
Via i70baseball
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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