The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have recalled right-handed pitcher Jeff Hoffman from Triple-A Albuquerque and placed left-hander Tyler Anderson on the 10-day disabled list (retroactive to June 1) with left knee inflammation.• Hoffman, 24, was recalled prior to the May 23 game at Philadelphia and made his second
The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have recalled right-handed pitcher Jeff Hoffman from Triple-A Albuquerque and placed left-hander Tyler Anderson on the 10-day disabled list (retroactive to June 1) with left knee inflammation.
• Hoffman, 24, was recalled prior to the May 23 game at Philadelphia and made his second start of the season … earned his second career win after pitching a career-high seven innings and allowing one run on three hits with no walks and seven strikeouts … is 2-0 with a 3.29 ERA (13.2 IP, 5 ER) over three appearances with two starts for Colorado this year … earned his first career win May 11 vs. Los Angeles-NL, after allowing three runs on six hits with two walks and a career-high eight strikeouts … over his career for Colorado in 11 games and eight starts, Hoffman is 2-4 with a 4.40 ERA (45.0 IP, 22 ER), 19 walks and 39 strikeouts … in eight starts for Albuquerque this season, he is 3-2 with a 3.68 ERA (44.0 IP, 18 ER), 16 walks and 38 strikeouts … was acquired by the Rockies from the Toronto Blue Jays along with right-handed pitcher Miguel Castro, infielder Jose Reyes and right-hander Jesus Tinoco in exchange for right-hander LaTroy Hawkins and shortstop Troy Tulowitzki on July 28, 2015 … was originally drafted by the Blue Jays in the first round (ninth overall) of the 2014 First-Year Player Draft out of East Carolina University. Hoffman Stats
• Anderson, 27, is 3-5 with a 5.85 ERA (60.0 IP, 39 ER) in 11 starts for the Rockies this season … he suffered the 10-4 loss to Seattle on Tuesday at Coors Fields, allowing a career-high 11 hits and career-high tying six runs … since making his Major-League debut last June vs. San Diego, Anderson has posted a record of 8-11 with a 4.34 ERA (174.1 IP, 84 ER) with 48 walks and 158 strikeouts in 30 starts … he was selected by Colorado out of the University of Oregon in the first round of Major League Baseball's 2011 First-Year Player Draft. Anderson Stats
The Rockies have 39 players on their 40-man roster.