Globe iconLogin iconRecap iconSearch iconTickets icon
The Official Site of the Colorado Rockies
news

Rockies News

Colorado Rockies reinstate infielder DJ LeMahieu from 10-day disabled list

Infielder Garrett Hampson optioned to Triple-A Albuquerque

The Colorado Rockies announced Thursday that they have reinstated infielder DJ LeMahieu from the 10-day disabled list (oblique strain) and have optioned infielder Garrett Hampson to Triple-A Albuquerque.

•    LeMahieu, 30, was placed on the disabled list on July 21, his third stint on the disabled list this season … prior to 2018, had never been on the disabled list … is batting .278 (84-for-302) with 52 runs, 22 doubles, eight home runs, 34 RBI, 23 walks and five stolen bases in 72 games with the Rockies this season … in parts of seven seasons with Colorado, the two-time All-Star has batted .301 (948-for-3154) with 460 runs scored, 151 doubles, 29 triples, 42 home runs, 317 RBI, 263 walks and 74 stolen bases in 862 games … in his career with Chicago-NL (2011) and Colorado (2012-18), LeMahieu has batted .300 (963-for-3214) with 463 runs, 153 doubles, 29 triples, 42 home runs, 321 RBI, 264 walks and 74 stolen bases across 899 career games. LeMahieu Stats

The Colorado Rockies announced Thursday that they have reinstated infielder DJ LeMahieu from the 10-day disabled list (oblique strain) and have optioned infielder Garrett Hampson to Triple-A Albuquerque.

•    LeMahieu, 30, was placed on the disabled list on July 21, his third stint on the disabled list this season … prior to 2018, had never been on the disabled list … is batting .278 (84-for-302) with 52 runs, 22 doubles, eight home runs, 34 RBI, 23 walks and five stolen bases in 72 games with the Rockies this season … in parts of seven seasons with Colorado, the two-time All-Star has batted .301 (948-for-3154) with 460 runs scored, 151 doubles, 29 triples, 42 home runs, 317 RBI, 263 walks and 74 stolen bases in 862 games … in his career with Chicago-NL (2011) and Colorado (2012-18), LeMahieu has batted .300 (963-for-3214) with 463 runs, 153 doubles, 29 triples, 42 home runs, 321 RBI, 264 walks and 74 stolen bases across 899 career games. LeMahieu Stats

•    Hampson, 23, was recalled July 21 and made his Major League debut that night in Arizona in a start at second base … recorded his first career hit, a double, off Zack Godley in the fifth inning … played seven games (six starts) in his first Major League stint, and batted .300 (6-for-20) with one run, one double, one triple, two RBI, four walks and one stolen base … the Reno, Nev., native was originally selected by Colorado in the third round of the 2016 First-Year Player Draft out of Long Beach State. Hampson Stats

The Rockies currently have a full 40-man roster.

Colorado Rockies, DJ LeMahieu