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Rockies' Julio Carreras: Comes off IL
Carreras (undisclosed) has gone 5-for-20 with three runs and three RBI in five games since being reinstated from Double-A Hartford's 7-day injured list May 17.
Carreras missed just under a month due to the unspecified injury. Through 76 plate appearances in the Eastern League this season, the 23-year-old shortstop is slashing .265/.333/.397 with five extra-base hits, three stolen bases and a 28.9 percent strikeout rate.... See More ... See Less
Rockies' Julio Carreras: On injured list at Double-A
Double-A Hartford placed Carreras on the 7-day injured list April 25 with an unspecified injury.
He hadn't played since April 22 before landing on the IL. Carreras hit .271 with a .364 on-base percentage, two home runs and three steals in 56 plate appearances prior to suffering the injury. The Rockies added the 23-year-old shortstop to the 40-man roster back in November to protect him from being selected during the Rule 5 draft.... See More ... See Less
Rockies' Julio Carreras: Shielded from Rule 5 draft
Carreras was added to the Rockies' 40-man roster Tuesday.
Carreras, who turns 23 in January, has impressive physical tools on both sides of the ball, but he struggled in a small sample at Double-A last season (80 wRC+, 30.9 percent strikeout rate in 19 games). He hit .289/.352/.473 with 11 home runs and 17 steals in 110 games at High-A.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-1, 190 lbs|
|Birthplace: Sabana Grande de Boya, Dominican Republic|
|Bats/Throws: R, R|