The Rockies drafted Brendan Rodgers third overall this year. Rodgers is a shortstop whom many experts considered the best overall talent in this year’s MLB Draft. He’s been likened to current Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and seen as his heir apparent. However, he’s only 18, and the Rockies actually have another top shortstop prospect in their system who just got closer...
Updates on Lewis Brinson, Trevor Story, Raul Mondesi, and more.
Troy Tulowitzki The Colorado Rockies stand at the bottom of the NL West with no answer to their many struggles. As the front office and coaching staff try to figure out ways to improve the roster, one idea that comes to mind is starting from scratch and rebuilding from the ground up. What would be the first step for the Rockies in this situation you ask? Surprisingly, finding a...
Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Rockies shortstop Trevor Story and Pirates righty Tyler Glasnow.
2013 was supposed to be a breakout year for Trevor Story, who was coming off of an exciting 2012 campaign at Low-A Asheville where hit .277/.367/.505 with 18 HR and 15 SB. That line, combined with the face he was stepping up to the hitter-friendly environment of the Cali League, made for some serious hype last spring – hype which his on-field performance couldn’t match. Story...
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