Jordan Pacheco C/1B ARI 9 Months

Rockies designated C Jordan Pacheco for assignment.

Pacheco was batting .236/.300/.347 in 22 games this season as the Rockies' primary backup catcher. Michael McKenry has been called up from Triple-A Colorado Springs to provide depth behind Wilin Rosario.

Jordan Pacheco C/1B ARI 11 Months

Jordan Pacheco had a big day against the Marlins on Wednesday, finishing 3-for-4 with a run and an RBI.

Pacheco, part of an oddly-constructed Rockies roster, singled three times in his 2014 debut. Pacheco will back up at catcher behind Wilin Rosario. He shouldn't be counted on for much of anything offensively, limiting him to NL-only leagues.

Jordan Pacheco C/1B ARI 11 Months

Jordan Pacheco went 1-for-3 with a solo home run against the White Sox on Tuesday.

Pacheco took Nate Jones deep for a solo homer in the fifth inning, his second of the spring. Pacheco dealt with left shoulder pain earlier in the spring, but has been swinging the bat well when he's had the chance. He'll back up Wilin Rosario behind the plate during the regular season and can play a host of other positions including first and third base.

Jordan Pacheco C/1B ARI 12 Months

Jordan Pacheco went 2-for-2 with a double in Friday's loss to the Indians.

Pacheco also walked, reaching in all three of his plate appearances. He got the start behind the dish in this one, and reported no pain in his shoulder. As a reserve player, his fantasy value is limited to NL-only formats to begin the season.

Jordan Pacheco C/1B ARI 12 Months

Jordan Pacheco (shoulder) started Tuesday's game against the Cubs in the designated hitter spot.

It's the first game he's started since the Rockies' Cactus League opener. Pacheco isn't cleared to play behind the plate yet, but that should happen soon. "The swing feels good, and it's nice to get out there and actually participate in a game," said Pacheco. "The shoulder feels good, no pain."

Jordan Pacheco C/1B ARI 12 Months

An MRI taken this week on the left shoulder of Jordan Pacheco showed no structural damage.

Pacheco had to be scratched from a Cactus League game on Monday after experiencing discomfort in his shoulder during batting practice. But everything checked out fine on Tuesday and he should be back in action by the end of the week. Pacheco is trying to win a spot on the Rockies' Opening Day roster as a backup catcher and corner infielder.

Jordan Pacheco C/1B ARI 12 Months

Rockies head athletic trainer Keith Dugger expects Jordan Pacheco (shoulder) to be sidelined for two days.

Dugger said that Pacheco's left shoulder ailment is simply an "overuse" injury. Pacheco underwent a precautionary MRI, but it doesn't sound like the Rockies expect the exam to reveal anything. He'll be back later this week.

Jordan Pacheco C/1B ARI 12 Months

Jordan Pacheco will undergo a precautionary MRI on his left shoulder.

Pacheco was scratched from Monday's Cactus League lineup due to the issue. It doesn't sound like a major concern, but the Rockies should pass along an update soon.

Jordan Pacheco C/1B ARI 12 Months

Jordan Pacheco is out of the Rockies' Cactus League lineup on Monday due to an aggravated left shoulder.

Jordan Pacheco C/1B ARI May 30 '79

Rockies recalled INF/C Jordan Pacheco from Triple-A Colorado Springs.

He'll take the roster spot of Jhoulys Chacin, who was placed on the bereavement leave list. Pacheco should see some time behind the plate with Yorvit Torrealba (concussion) expected to be placed on the disabled list.