Injuries, Options and “New Alanna”

PITCHING INJURIES At least it is happening in Spring Training and not in the middle of the season, as was the case last year.  Several members of the starting pitching staff and hopefuls are showing injuries, some holding them back from their next start.  Jamie Moyer, Drew Pomeranz and Jhoulys Chacin have all felt something … Continued

Spotlight: Jamie Moyer

Why is Super Bowl Sunday significant to a Rockies fan? Because he or she knows that pitchers and catchers report to Spring training in exactly 2 weeks; with position players joining in 3!   25 years ago, after going 7-4 in his initial 16 starts with the Cubs, a 24 year old Jamie Moyer was spending his … Continued

Non-Roster Players Announced

Here are some of the non-roster players announced via Alanna’s Facebook Page that have been invited to spring training: POSITION PLAYERS:  N. Arenado, B. Harris, B. Paulsen, C. Tracy, B. Wood, A. Brown, K. Matthes, T. Wheeler PITCHERS: C. Bettis, S. Dodson, M. Ekstrom, J. Gardner, D. Molleken, J. Moyer, R. Scahill, J. Sullivan, C. Torres … Continued

Rockies Sign Jamie Moyer

Today the Rockies signed Jamie Moyer to a non-guaranteed minor league deal with an invite to spring training (pending a physical).  Moyer didn’t play last season after undergoing Tommy John surgery on his throwing elbow. Moyer has played in 24 major league seasons, starting with the cubs in ’86.  In 2010 he went 9-9 with … Continued