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2012 Colorado Rockies

Trades and Transactions

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2011 / 2013

64-98, Finished 5th in NL West (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Jim Tracy (64-98)
GM: Dan O'Dowd, Farm Dir: Jeff Bridich, Scouting Dir: Bill Schmidt
Scored 758 runs, Allowed 890 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 69-93

Ballparks: Coors Field · Attendance: 2,630,458 (7th of 16)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 117, Pitching - 117 · one-year: Batting - 124, Pitching - 125

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2011 / 2013 Trades and Transactions

Transactions listed are from November 1 of previous year to April 1 of the following year.

October 3, 2011

Edgar Gonzalez granted Free Agency.

October 5, 2011

Kevin Kouzmanoff granted Free Agency.

October 7, 2011

Jim Miller granted Free Agency.

October 12, 2011

Selected Andrew Brown off waivers from the St. Louis Cardinals.

October 30, 2011

Mark Ellis granted Free Agency.

Kevin Millwood granted Free Agency.

J.C. Romero granted Free Agency.

October 31, 2011

Aaron Cook granted Free Agency.

November 2, 2011

Billy Buckner granted Free Agency.

Jorge Cantu granted Free Agency.

Matt Daley granted Free Agency.

Hernan Iribarren granted Free Agency.

Alan Johnson granted Free Agency.

Matt Macri granted Free Agency.

John Maine granted Free Agency.

Joe Mather granted Free Agency.

Jose Morales granted Free Agency.

Bronson Sardinha granted Free Agency.

Eric Stults granted Free Agency.

Willy Taveras granted Free Agency.

Sean White granted Free Agency.

November 17, 2011

Signed Brandon Wood as a free agent.

November 20, 2011

Sold Ty Wigginton to the Philadelphia Phillies.

Released Ryan Rohlinger.

November 30, 2011

Traded Chris Iannetta to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Received Tyler Chatwood.

Signed Ramon Hernandez as a free agent.

December 5, 2011

Selected Jamie Hoffmann off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers.

December 6, 2011

Traded a player to be named later to the Minnesota Twins. Received Kevin Slowey. The Colorado Rockies sent Daniel Turpen (minors) (December 8, 2011) to the Minnesota Twins to complete the trade.

December 7, 2011

Traded Huston Street and cash to the San Diego Padres. Received a player to be named later. The San Diego Padres sent Nick Schmidt (minors) (December 9, 2011) to the Colorado Rockies to complete the trade.

December 8, 2011

Traded Casey Weathers (minors) and Ian Stewart to the Chicago Cubs. Received Tyler Colvin and DJ LeMahieu.

December 12, 2011

Cole Garner granted Free Agency.

Ryan Spilborghs granted Free Agency.

December 13, 2011

Signed Wilkin Castillo as a free agent.

Signed Mike Ekstrom as a free agent.

December 16, 2011

Signed Michael Cuddyer as a free agent.

December 18, 2011

Signed Wil Nieves as a free agent.

December 20, 2011

Signed Carlos Torres as a free agent.

Signed Casey Blake as a free agent.

January 5, 2012

Traded Greg Reynolds to the Texas Rangers. Received Chad Tracy (minors).

January 6, 2012

Signed Brendan Harris as a free agent.

January 11, 2012

Sold Brad Emaus to the Boston Red Sox.

January 16, 2012

Traded Seth Smith to the Oakland Athletics. Received Guillermo Moscoso and Josh Outman.

January 18, 2012

Signed Jamie Moyer as a free agent.

January 20, 2012

Traded Kevin Slowey and cash to the Cleveland Indians. Received Zach Putnam.

January 21, 2012

Traded Clayton Mortensen to the Boston Red Sox. Received Marco Scutaro.

January 30, 2012

Signed Hernan Iribarren as a free agent.

February 2, 2012

Signed Steve Holm as a free agent.

February 5, 2012

Signed Jared Wells as a free agent.

February 6, 2012

Traded Jason Hammel and Matt Lindstrom to the Baltimore Orioles. Received Jeremy Guthrie.

February 23, 2012

Signed Royce Ring as a free agent.

March 19, 2012

Jamie Hoffmann granted Free Agency.

March 27, 2012

Released Casey Blake.

March 31, 2012

Released Steve Holm.

April 2, 2012 (Standings)

Signed Edgar Gonzalez as a free agent.

April 3, 2012 (Standings)

Selected Adam Ottavino off waivers from the St. Louis Cardinals.

April 7, 2012 (Standings)

Signed Brian Anderson as a free agent.

May 13, 2012 (Standings)

Signed Tyler Johnson as a free agent.

June 4, 2012 (Standings)

Released Jamie Moyer.

June 6, 2012 (Standings)

Released Eliezer Alfonzo.

June 8, 2012 (Standings)

Signed Jeff Francis as a free agent.

June 12, 2012 (Standings)

Sold Esmil Rogers to the Cleveland Indians.

June 13, 2012 (Standings)

Signed Omir Santos as a free agent.

June 19, 2012 (Standings)

Released Edgar Gonzalez.

June 20, 2012 (Standings)

Signed Jason Bergmann as a free agent.

June 28, 2012 (Standings)

Hector Gomez selected by the Milwaukee Brewers off waivers.

July 20, 2012 (Standings)

Traded Jeremy Guthrie to the Kansas City Royals. Received Jonathan Sanchez.

July 24, 2012 (Standings)

Signed Chris Pettit as a free agent.

July 27, 2012 (Standings)

Traded Marco Scutaro and cash to the San Francisco Giants. Received Charlie Culberson.

August 3, 2012 (Standings)

Released Wil Nieves.

August 5, 2012 (Standings)

Signed Eric Junge as a free agent.

August 11, 2012 (Standings)

Signed Jeff Marquez as a free agent.

October 4, 2012 (Standings)

Mike Ekstrom granted Free Agency.

October 29, 2012

Jeff Francis granted Free Agency.

Jason Giambi granted Free Agency.

Jonathan Sanchez granted Free Agency.

November 2, 2012

Guillermo Moscoso selected by the Kansas City Royals off waivers.

Zach Putnam selected by the Chicago Cubs off waivers.

Josh Roenicke selected by the Minnesota Twins off waivers.

Thomas Field selected by the Minnesota Twins off waivers.

November 3, 2012

Jason Bergmann granted Free Agency.

Wilkin Castillo granted Free Agency.

Brendan Harris granted Free Agency.

Hernan Iribarren granted Free Agency.

Eric Junge granted Free Agency.

Jeff Marquez granted Free Agency.

Chris Pettit granted Free Agency.

Royce Ring granted Free Agency.

Omir Santos granted Free Agency.

Carlos Torres granted Free Agency.

Jared Wells granted Free Agency.

Brandon Wood granted Free Agency.

November 17, 2012

Signed Jeff Manship as a free agent.

November 20, 2012

Traded Matt Reynolds to the Arizona Diamondbacks. Received Ryan Wheeler.

November 26, 2012

Andrew Brown granted Free Agency.

December 4, 2012

As part of a 3-team trade, traded Alex Gillingham (minors) and Alex White to the Houston Astros. Received a player to be named later from the Houston Astros and a player to be named later and Wilton Lopez from the Houston Astros. In addition, . The Houston Astros sent Jose Monzon (minors) (May 1, 2013) to the Colorado Rockies to complete the trade.

December 7, 2012

Signed Hernan Iribarren as a free agent.

December 11, 2012

Signed Logan Kensing as a free agent.

December 12, 2012

Signed Mike McClendon as a free agent.

December 15, 2012

Signed Tommy Manzella as a free agent.

Signed Russ Mitchell as a free agent.

December 19, 2012

Signed Justin Berg as a free agent.

Signed Jeff Francis as a free agent.

January 2, 2013

Signed Erick Threets as a free agent.

January 9, 2013

Signed Manny Corpas as a free agent.

January 19, 2013

Signed Miguel Batista as a free agent.

January 20, 2013

Signed Chris Volstad as a free agent.

January 22, 2013

Signed Ryan Garko as a free agent.

January 24, 2013

Signed Yorvit Torrealba as a free agent.

January 26, 2013

Signed Greg Golson as a free agent.

February 14, 2013

Received Reid Brignac from the Tampa Bay Rays as part of a conditional deal.

March 2, 2013

Signed Bobby Cassevah as a free agent.

March 23, 2013

Released Ryan Garko.

March 24, 2013

Signed Jon Garland as a free agent.

March 25, 2013

Released Miguel Batista.

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2011 / 2013 Trades and Transactions