Thu, 20 Mar 2014 13:32:46 -0700
The Oakland Athletics claimed OF Kent Matthes off waivers from the Colorado Rockies Thursday, March 20, and placed SP Jarrod Parker (elbow) on the 60-day disabled list in a corresponding move. The team then optioned Matthes to Triple-A Sacramento.
Tue, 19 Mar 2013 11:14:30 -0700
The Colorado Rockies reassigned Ps Mike McClendon and Nicholas Schmidt, C Jose Gonzalez, SS Tommy Manzella, 1B Henry Wrigley and OF Kent Matthes to minor league camp Monday, March 18.
Wed, 06 Feb 2013 00:01:14 -0800
The Colorado Rockies are inviting 24 non-roster players to spring camp next week, including seven pitchers with Major League Baseball experience. The full list includes P's Tyler Anderson, Miguel Batista, Chad Bettis, Manuel Corpas, Parker Frazier, Daniel Houston, Logan Kensing, Jeff Manship, Mike McClendon, Nicholas Schmidt, Erick Threets and Chris Volstad; OF's Kent Matthes, Corey Dickerson, and Kyle Parker; INF's Nolan Arenado, Tommy Manzella, Matt McBride, Ben Paulsen and Henry Wrigley; and C's Yorvit Torrealba, Gustavo Molina, Lars Davis and Jose Gonzalez.
Mon, 19 Nov 2012 07:59:44 -0800
Miami Marlins OF Kyle Jensen and Colorado Rockies OF Kent Matthes tied for the Arizona Fall League home run crown with five. Matthes hit just .235, but Jensen hit .330.
Wed, 31 Oct 2012 23:33:15 -0700
Colorado Rockies INF Kent Matthes had hit three home runs in three straight games as of Tuesday, Oct. 30, during Arizona Fall League action. Matthes hit .334 with 23 homers and 95 RBIs with Class A Modesto in 2011, and he posted a .214 average with 17 homers and 40 RBIs in 94 Texas League contests with the Double-A Tulsa Drillers this year. He hopes a strong AFL campaign will put him in a good position heading into spring training next March.
Thu, 15 Mar 2012 13:30:42 -0700
The Colorado Rockies assigned Ps Stephen Dodson, Joe Gardner, Mike Ekstrom, Chad Bettis, Dustin Molleken and Edwar Cabrera, Cs Lars Davis and Matt McBride, INFs Thomas Field and Ben Paulsen and OFs Jamie Hoffmann and Kent Matthes to minor league camp Thursday, March 15.