Nolan Arenado 3B COL 11 Days

Nolan Arenado went 3-for-4 with a pair of homers off Brandon McCarthy as the Rockies topped the Diamondbacks 9-4 on Saturday.

Arenado doubled his hit total for the season after entering the day 3-for-21 in five games. He should be a solid enough CI option in mixed leagues this year, particularly in leagues in which he can be rotated out of the lineup when the Rockies are on the road.

Nolan Arenado 3B COL 13 Days

Nolan Arenado went 2-for-4 with two RBI in a loss to the Marlins on Thursday.

Arenado had RBI singles in the third and fifth innings. The 22-year-old third baseman hit .267/.301/.405 with 10 home runs and 52 RBI over 133 games as a rookie last year and there's reason to believe he can take a step forward in 2014. Coors Field is a pretty good environment to facilitate a progress from an offensive perspective.

Nolan Arenado 3B COL 18 Days

Nolan Arenado went 1-for-2 with a double in the spring finale against the Mariners on Saturday.

Arenado capped a strong spring with his sixth double. The third baseman finished with a .357 average and an OPS over 1.100 in Cactus League play and could be a breakout star for the Rockies this year.

Nolan Arenado 3B COL 21 Days

Nolan Arenado went 2-for-5 with three RBI as the Rockies lost to the Giants 8-6 on Wednesday.

Arenado knocked in a run with a triple in the third inning and two with a double in the fifth. He is now hitting .365 in 52 Cactus League at-bats.

Nolan Arenado 3B COL 23 Days

Nolan Arenado went 2-for-3 with a two-run home run against the Royals on Monday.

Arenado took Spencer Patton deep for a two-run homer in the sixth inning, his third blast of the spring. The 22-year-old is hitting a cool .364 in 44 at-bats this spring.

Nolan Arenado 3B COL 25 Days

X-rays on Nolan Arenado's left hand came back negative.

Arenado is considered day-to-day with a bruise. It's great news for the club, as Arenado is slated to be the team's starting third baseman come Opening Day. They're look for a big year out of the former top prospect.

Nolan Arenado 3B COL 25 Days

Nolan Arenado sustained a bone contusion in his left hand after being hit by a pitch Saturday.

Arenado left the game in the sixth inning after being hit by a Corey Kluber pitch. Fortunately, it doesn't appear to be too serious. He'll have precautionary X-rays taken later Saturday, and he'll likely get Sunday off to heal. Otherwise, there's no reason to think he should miss any notable time as a result of the injury.

Nolan Arenado 3B COL 25 Days

Nolan Arenado left Saturday's game against the Indians after being hit on the left hand by a pitch.

Arenado was hit by a Corey Kluber pitch in the sixth inning and immediately left the game. The 22-year-old is having a good spring, so missing any time would be a huge blow to the Rockies and fantasy owners. More should be known on his condition shortly.

Nolan Arenado 3B COL 1 Month

Nolan Arenado had another big day at the plate against the Cubs on Tuesday, finishing 3-for-3 with a home run and two RBI.

Arenado hit a two-run home run against Hector Rondon in the sixth inning. He also tripled and scored off of Travis Wood in the third. Scouts have been raving about the way Arenado has been swinging the bat in the Cactus League thus far, according to ESPN's Jim Bowden. Adding offensive improvement to Gold Glove defense would make him invaluable to the Rockies.

Nolan Arenado 3B COL 1 Month

Nolan Arenado doubled twice in two at-bats against the Padres on Monday.

The doubles were his first extra-base hits of the spring, though he is now hitting .368 in 19 Cactus League at-bats. Arenado struggled with the bat in his first taste of big league competition last season, but was still plenty productive for the Rockies on the defensive side of things. The 22-year-old still has plenty of time to make adjustments at the plate.