Tyler Colvin CF COL Sep 29 '12
Tyler Colvin was scratched from the Rockies' starting lineup on Saturday due to soreness in his left elbow.
Colvin is considered day-to-day, but he maintains that he'll be able to return to the lineup on Sunday. He's having a true breakout season offensively, hitting .290/.327/.530 with 18 homers, 71 RBI and seven stolen bases in his first year in Colorado.
Tyler Colvin CF COL Sep 12 '12
Tyler Colvin blasted a pinch-hit, two-run homer in a losing effort against the Giants on Tuesday.
Colvin entered the game with a man on and two out in the ninth inning, with the Rockies trailing 9-6. Colvin blasted a two-run bomb off Sergio Romo to pull the Rockies to within one, but that would be as close as they'd come. He's enjoying a fine offensive effort, hitting .293 with 18 homers and 65 RBI.
Tyler Colvin CF COL Sep 02 '12
Tyler Colvin homered for the second consecutive game, helping to lead the Rockies to a wild 11-10 victory over the Padres on Sunday.
He finished the night 1-for-3 plus a sacrifice. Colvin launched a two-run homer off Casey Kelly as part of a seven-run third inning that gave the Rockies the lead. He's found his way into everyday playing time with the injuries to Michael Cuddyer, and has responded very favorably. On the season, he's hitting a terrific .294/.335/.564 with 17 homers, 63 RBI and seven steals in only 330 at-bats.
Tyler Colvin CF COL Sep 01 '12
Tyler Colvin finished 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI in Saturday's defeat of the Padres.
Colvin hit a solo home run to center field in the second inning and a two-run double to left field in the fifth. He has an impressive .892 OPS with 16 home runs and 61 RBI through 106 games played this season.
Tyler Colvin CF COL Aug 27 '12
Tyler Colvin homered and drove in three runs in Monday's win over the Dodgers.
Colvin launched Josh Beckett's second pitch as a Dodger into the second deck and later added a two-RBI triple off Kenley Jansen. He's been awfully inconsistent, but the Rockies have to be happy with what they've gotten this year out of Colvin, who is batting .290 with 15 homers and 55 RBI.
Tyler Colvin CF COL Aug 20 '12
Tyler Colvin went 2-for-3 with a solo homer and a walk in Monday's 3-1 win over the Mets.
Colvin's solo shot off R.A. Dickey in the top of the fifth inning was his first home run since July 6, snapping a streak of 104 homerless at-bats. The 26-year-old figures to see most of the playing time at first base with Michael Cuddyer (oblique) sidelined, so he could have some sneaky value in mixed fantasy leagues down the stretch.
Tyler Colvin CF COL Aug 15 '12
Tyler Colvin delivered a game-winning two-run double in the bottom of the ninth as the Rockies edged the Brewers 7-6 on Wednesday.
Colvin slumped in July and the early part of August, but he's gone 8-for-19 with five RBI in his last five games. He'll probably remain in the lineup most of the time following Michael Cuddyer's return, though he may not get as much playing time as he has received in the last month.
Tyler Colvin CF COL Aug 02 '12
Coming off a July where he hit .200/.263/.457, Tyler Colvin went 3-for-4 with a pair of his triples and his 42nd RBI in Wednesday's loss to the Cardinals.
Colvin now has seven three-baggers on the season to go along with 13 home runs and 12 doubles. He's hitting .281/.318/.563 through 79 games after hitting .150/.204/.306 in 80 games for the Cubs last season. Despite his rough July, Colvin should remain an NL-only league asset.