Triple-A has worked wonders for some big prospects, but others prosper straight from Double-A.
At 40 years young, Todd Helton realized the dream of almost every little leaguer.
Carlos Gonzalez homered twice and finished with a career-high five hits to lead the struggling Colorado Rockies to a 9-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
Rockies first baseman Todd Helton was arrested early Thursday morning near his home in Thornton, Colo. and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol.
Jamie Moyer threw 92 pitches over four innings, the latest step in his comeback bid, and Dexter Fowler hit a two-run homer to help the Colorado Rockies beat a Chicago White Sox split squad 8-5 on Wednesday.
The White Sox’s power at bat has been proven Thursday in their split-squad game against the Rockies. Chicago doubled Colorado’s score with their 16 hits.