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On The Rox podcast: Nolan Arenado talks about his offseason

On The Rox podcast: Nolan Arenado talks about his offseason

Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado sits down with The Denver Post's Patrick Saunders in Scottsdale. Arenado talks about his offseason trip to Cuba, where his family is from. He also discusses the Rockies offseason and what it's been like to take infield with new first baseman Ian Desmond.
MLB Trade Rumors Feb 4, 2017

NL West Notes: Rockies, Park, Owings, Myers

The latest from around the NL West… The Rockies won’t be making a move for recently-designated Twins first baseman Byung Ho Park, MLB.com’s Thomas Harding tweets.  Colorado made a big splash to sign Ian Desmond to fill its first base need and also recently signed Mark Reynolds to a minor league deal as further positional…
Denver Post Feb 1, 2017
Mark Reynolds agrees to one-year, minor-league deal with Rockies with invite to camp

Mark Reynolds agrees to one-year, minor-league deal with Rockies with invite to camp

Ian Desmond is the Rockies' first baseman in training, but now there's a chance veteran Mark Reynolds could be his backup in 2017.
BSN Denver Jan 28, 2017

Trevor Story talks health, Ian Desmond at first base

Last season's rookie sensation, Trevor Story, talks about his health and Ian Desmond's new position.
BSN Denver Jan 28, 2017

Do the Colorado Rockies have enough infield depth to cope with injury?

The Colorado Rockies have added Ian Desmond and Alexi Amarista this offseason, bolstering their infield depth. But do they have enough, as is, to truly cope with injury?
Purple Row Jan 27, 2017
What Ian Desmond’s versatility can and cannot do

What Ian Desmond’s versatility can and cannot do

Two months later, can we make better sense of the Ian Desmond signing? When I think of how the Rockies offseason progressed, I have an image in my head of Jeff Bridich pushing a cart through the mud… “Bring out your first basemen!” he intones, clanging a cowbell as he strolls through the hotel bar at the Winter Meetings. From one of the tables, an agent grabs Bridich by the shoulder, “I’ve got a Desmond right here! I’m his agent.” He then thrusts a contract into Bridich’s face. Bridich frowns, “I said a first baseman, not a Desmond.” “Oi! Desmond can be your first...
DJ LeMahieu confident Ian Desmond will make Rockies’ infield better

DJ LeMahieu confident Ian Desmond will make Rockies’ infield better

In the coming season, DJ LeMahieu will have to put his trust in Ian Desmond, a player who has never played first base before. LeMahieu has no doubts the transition will be smooth.
Purple Row Jan 23, 2017
The Rockies should look at what's Left on the free agent market

The Rockies should look at what's Left on the free agent market

Two under the radar free agents that could improve the Rockies’ 2017 chances Ian Desmond, primary first baseman. It looks like that’s the 2017 reality. Now that Mark Trumbo is off the market after signing a three year contract worth $37 million with the Orioles, there are no more sure-fire starting first baseman left on the free agent market. Unless a trade takes place, it will be Desmond at first base to begin the season. While Ian Desmond, primary first baseman, still might not make a lot of sense, that is no longer the major question. Now, it’s necessary to ask what the Rockies...

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