Fri, 11 Jul 2014 22:46:18 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa allowed one run and six hits over six innings Friday, July 12, against the Minnesota Twins. Scouts from at least two teams, including the Baltimore Orioles, watched him shut down the Twins.
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:45:53 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles have contacted the Colorado Rockies about SP Jorge De La Rosa, according to a source. The Orioles have done background work on De La Rosa.
Fantasy Tip: A move to a contender might give De La Rosa a nice bump to his fantasy value, although pitching in the ultra-tough American League East is always a little tricky, even when some teams are having less than stellar seasons.
Sat, 14 Jun 2014 15:19:59 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa (back) is expected to make his next start Wednesday, June 18.
Sat, 14 Jun 2014 06:05:59 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa (back) left the game early Friday, June 13, because of a back injury. He is considered day-to-day at this point.
Tue, 27 May 2014 12:59:23 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim RP Jorge De La Rosa (shoulder) was throwing his fastball around 92 mph during his rehab outing with Triple-A Salt Lake Sunday, May 25, which left pitching coach Mike Butcher encouraged. It was De La Rosa's third outing since going back on his rehab assignment.
Wed, 02 Apr 2014 16:45:51 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa blames himself for communication issues with C Wilin Rosario on opening day Monday, March 31. De La Rosa shook off Rosario consistently, and the battery mates couldn't get on the same page with a runner on second base when the signs were changed. Pitching coach Jim Wright has met with both De La Rosa and Rosario, and the two will work together during a side session Wednesday, April 2. There's currently no plan to have De La Rosa use a personal catcher.
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 18:15:44 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa and C Wilin Rosario met Tuesday, April 1, to work on their communication after a rough start Monday, March 31. The two had contentious mound visits in a loss in Miami Monday. "I'm going to throw a bullpen (session), and he's going to call all my pitches tomorrow," De La Rosa said. "Everybody thinks I'm mad at him. I don't try to show up anyone. I told him before the game if I do something, I'm not trying to show him up. But people are going to think about things."
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 08:53:00 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa gave up three hits and struck out seven while walking one in six scoreless innings Wednesday, March 26, which was a drastic improvement over his previous spring outing in which he allowed six runs on nine hits in three innings. De La Rosa admitted that he spent much of camp working on pitching inside to hitters. De La Rosa had a good flow going with C Mike McKenry instead of C Wilin Rosario behind the dish Wednesday.
Wed, 12 Mar 2014 13:16:35 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa has been named as the team's opening day starter.
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 13:43:33 -0800
Colorado Rockies SP Jorge De La Rosa said he's made adjustments to his game now that he can no longer overpower hitters with a 95 mph fastball after having Tommy John surgery. "I learned more from the hitters than ever before. That was the biggest key for me. I worked harder in trying to see what the hitters' holes were and I tried to pitch for more contact." De La Rosa said he watched video of Ps Andy Pettitte and Cliff Lee to learn some things.