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Arenado was removed from Sunday's game against the Cardinals with a chest contusion.

Arenado departed after just three innings and was replaced by Rafael Ynoa. Prior to exiting, he was 0-for-2 at the plate. Officially listed as day-to-day, Arenado will likely return to the lineup in the next day or two.

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Arenado picked up one RBI on the night as he went 1-for-4 against the Cardinals on Friday.

The Rockies third baseman provided the only run on the night in another miserable lackluster performance by his club. Arenado (.291/.333/.507) remains one of the Rockies bright spots on the club heading into 2015.

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Arenado went 1-for-4 with a solo homer in Monday's loss to the Mets.

Arenado has now gone deep in four of his last five games, boosting his home run total for the season to 18. It's evident at this point that the broken finger he sustained in late May has done little to compromise his power.

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Arendao went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer in Sunday's 6-0 win over the Padres.

Arenado has been on quite the power surge recently, as the Rockies' young third baseman has now gone deep in three of his past four games.

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Arenado went 2-for-4 with a three-run homer in Wednesday's win over the Giants.

After receiving a rare day off Tuesday, Arenado returned to the lineup with a bang, bashing the go-head blast in the bottom of the sixth inning. Though 14 of his 15 homers have come at Coors Field this season, Arenado has at least shown solid contact-hitting skills in road environs, carrying a .282 batting average over 181 at-bats.

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Arenado is out of the lineup Monday against the Giants, Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports.

Arenado will sit Tuesday following a 0-for-5 night at the plate Monday and a 4-for-28 stretch at the plate over the past seven games. Rafael Ynoa will start at third base in his place and bat second for the Rockies.

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Arenado went 2-for-4 with his 14th homer of the season in Sunday's win over the Marlins.

Arenado is simply sizzling at the plate right now, producing multi-hit games in six of his last eight contests. Though a hand injury cost him a large chunk of action this season, he's already made stark improvements in just about every offensive category from his rookie campaign.

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Arenado went 4-for-4 on Friday facing the Marlins, with one run scored.

Although Arenado jumped up his batting average to .306 on the year, it was a pretty empty night considering the amount of hits he tallied. Even so, Arenado is putting the ball in play and currently has 12 hits in his last 20 at-bats.

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Arenado drilled his 13th home run (a solo shot of James Shields in the fifth inning) of the year, while going 3-for-4 at the plate with a walk.

Arenado has been streaking of late, going 15-for-36 in his last 10 games. After some initial struggles coming back from his finger injury, Arenado is making up for lost time and now sports a fine .298/.340/.500 slash line in 342 at-bats this year.

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Arenado collected four hits and two RBI in eight at-bats and also drew two walks between Games 1 and 2 of Sunday's doubleheader with the Reds.

Arenado has shown some meager growth in his walk rate this season, but he'll still need to improve further upon his current 5.7 percent mark to take another leap as a hitter. Though injuries have limited him to 88 games so far, Arenado's development has been encouraging in his sophomore season. He's batting .293 with 12 homers, 48 RBI and 49 runs scored.