Rockies place RHP Chatwood on 15-day disabled list
running out a triple in a spring training game. Chatwood went 8-5 with a 3.15 ERA last season. Lyles, who went 7-9 with a 5.59 ERA last season with the Astros, was acquired in a trade along with Brandon Barnes for Dexter Fowler.
2014 Colorado Rockies preview: Can Tulo & CarGo stay healthy?
NL West Manager: Walt Weiss (second season) Key additions: Brett Anderson, Justin Morneau, LaTroy Hawkins, Brandon Barnes , Jordan Lyles, Drew Stubbs, Boone Logan Key losses: Todd Helton, Dexter Fowler, Rafael Betancourt Offense
Contract stalemate doesn't slow Masterson, Indians
showing up well.'' The starting center field job and the fifth outfielder spot remain open, with Drew Stubbs, Brandon Barnes , Charlie Blackmon and Corey Dickerson having good camps. Jordan Pacheco and Michael McKenry remain in contention
2014 Astros preview: More wins on horizon with additions, youth
Jesse Crain, Chad Qualls, Matt Albers, Jesus Guzman, Jesus Guzman, Jerome Williams, Anthony Bass Key losses: Brandon Barnes , Jordan Lyles, Erik Bedard, Brett Wallace Offense: Fowler comes to Houston from Colorado in an effort to bolster
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Fowler joined the Astros in a trade that sent last year's starting center fielder, rookie Brandon Barnes , to Colorado. Fowler is an improvement over Barnes on defense, and he gives Houston a true leadoff hitter for the first time since Michael
Short-handed NMSU handles Cal State Bakersfield
Bakersfield (12-17, 5-10) went 21 of 66 from the field (31.8 percent). Corey Hall, Issiah Grayson and Brandon Barnes each contributed 10 points. NMSU trailed 6-0 early but pulled ahead for a 28-15 lead late in the first half after
Rosenthal: There goes the market for high-priced closers
Then there are righty Jordan Lyles and outfielder Brandon Barnes , the two players the Rockies acquired from the Astros ..... at the winter meetings, according to a source, and Barnes was a popular target, too.
Rosenthal: Making sense of Tuesday's hot day in Hot Stove
Dexter Fowler? Right-hander Jordan Lyles, 23, looks like nothing more than a back-end starter. Outfielder Brandon Barnes , 27, is little more than a reserve. The immediate response among some in the industry was, “Is that the best