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NL West Standings

Team W-L L10 STRK
94-58 7-3 W1
81-72 6-4 W5
76-77 3-7 L3
75-78 8-2 W7
56-96 5-5 L4

2023 Batting

Batting Average
Home Runs
Runs Batted In
On-base Plus Slugging
Stolen Bases
Regular Season .256 15 73 .706 11

Top Ezequiel Tovar News

  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Shines in twin bill

    Tovar went 5-for-8 with a double, a triple, three runs, five RBI and a stolen base across both games of Saturday's doubleheader sweep against the Giants.

    Tovar plated four runs in the matinee, three of which came on a bases-clearing triple. He added a run-scoring single in the nightcap, giving him more RBI (five) in the doubleheader than he had accumulated (four) over his first 13 games of September combined. Tovar's big day lifted his batting average this month from .220 to .276.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Gets breather Tuesday

    Tovar is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Cubs.

    Tovar is mostly enjoying a productive second half, but he has gone 0-for-12 with no walks and two strikeouts over his last three games. Alan Trejo will get a turn at shortstop and bat eighth for the Rockies on Tuesday.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Collects two steals

    Tovar went 1-for-4 with two stolen bases and a run scored in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Diamondbacks.

    While he got on base at a .301 clip in August, Tovar managed just three stolen bases over 26 games last month. After logging two thefts Tuesday, he could be on his way to a more productive September. The rookie shortstop has held his own in his first full season with a .256/.290/.422 slash line, 15 home runs, 10 steals, 64 RBI, 68 runs scored, 31 doubles and three triples through 130 contests overall.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Drives in two

    Tovar went 2-for-5 with a double and two RBI on Saturday against the Blue Jays.

    Aided by Coors Field, Tovar has had a nice start to Colorado's current homestand, as he has collected six hits across 23 at-bats while tallying three doubles and four RBI in that stretch. He's also been on a nice power surge overall, racking up five homers and six doubles across his last 33 games. Despite some of his strong numbers of late, Tovar still has plenty of holes in his skill profile, as illustrated by his .309 wOBA and 78 wRC+ across 509 plate appearances on the season.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Belts 15th home run

    Tovar went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in Friday's 5-4 loss against the Orioles.

    Tovar's home run came with one out in the fifth and gave the Rockies a 4-2 lead. The homer was his 15th of the season to go along with 59 RBI, 64 runs scored and seven steals. Tovar does strike out over six times more than he walks (129:21) which has led to an on-base percentage that's currently hovering at .298. However, his .261 average is solid and he maintains a consistent role in the top two of the Rockies' batting order.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Receives rare day off

    Tovar is absent from the lineup for Thursday's game in Tampa Bay, Patrick Lyons of reports.

    It's the first time Tovar hasn't been in the lineup since he was on the paternity leave list back in late June. Alan Trejo will get a start at shortstop.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Belts 14th homer

    Tovar went 2-for-4 with a home run, three RBI, three runs scored and a walk in Friday's victory over the White Sox.

    Tovar got the Rockies' big night started with a two-run shot in the first inning. He's knocked four homers in his last 11 games, going 16-for-44 (.363) during that span. The 22-year-old shortstop improved his season slash line to .264/.300/.439 with 44 extra-base hits and 61 runs scored over 115 games.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Knocks three hits, including homer

    Tovar went 3-for-4 with a solo home run, an additional run scored and a double in a 6-4 victory versus the Diamondbacks on Monday.

    Tovar swatted a solo shot in the sixth inning to bring Colorado to within two runs. He was then part of the Rockies' big four-run eighth, knocking a single and eventually coming around to score. Tovar finished with his fourth three-hit performance of the campaign and his third multi-hit effort over his past six contests.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Bright spot in loss

    Tovar went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and a stolen base in Saturday's 4-1 loss to the Dodgers.

    Tovar homered on the first pitch of the game and provided two of the Rockies' three hits. He's gone 8-for-23 (.348) with two homers and two steals during his six-game hitting streak. The rookie shortstop has a .258/.292/.425 slash line with 12 long balls, seven thefts, 52 RBI and 54 runs scored over 110 contests this season. He got a turn at leadoff Saturday with Jurickson Profar resting, but Tovar has most often hit second in recent weeks.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Only source of offense Monday

    Tovar went 1-for-3 with a solo home run in Monday's 12-1 loss to the Brewers.

    Tovar got the Rockies going with a first-inning blast, but Freddy Peralta and two relievers would combine to retire the next 26 Colorado batters in order. Tovar snapped a 10-game homer drought with his blast, which was his 11th of the season. The rookie shortstop has added a solid .253/.286/.416 slash line with five stolen bases, 50 RBI, 51 runs scored, 24 doubles and three triples over 105 contests in a near-everyday role.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Slugs homer No. 10

    Tovar went 2-for-5 with a solo home run in Tuesday's 6-5 loss to the Nationals.

    The rookie shortstop produced his second straight multi-hit performance while launching his 10th homer of the year in the third inning off Trevor Williams. Since being away from the Rockies for a few days in mid-June while on paternity leave, Tovar has looked at lot more comfortable at the plate, slashing .281/.303/.479 over 24 games with four homers, two steals, 14 runs and 17 RBI.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Bright spot in tough July

    Tovar went 3-for-5 with a stolen base Monday against the Nationals.

    Tovar managed only his second multi-knock game across 16 games in July, during which he's hit .226 with a 31.3 percent strikeout rate. As could be expected for a 21-year-old rookie, he has been inconsistent this season, as he endured a poor April before turning things around in the early summer. Tovar remains locked into everyday playing time, though he has been hitting in the bottom third of the lineup when the rest of the starting nine is healthy.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Pops ninth homer

    Tovar went 1-for-4 with a three-run homer Friday against the Giants.

    Tovar hit atop the order for the second time this season and for the first time against a right-handed pitcher. He delivered the game-deciding home run, his ninth long ball of the campaign. Tovar has progressively improved throughout his rookie year and has hit .308 with 20 RBI and 14 runs scored across his last 23 games.

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  • Rockies' Ezequiel Tovar: Jumps to leadoff spot

    Tovar is batting leadoff for the Rockies on Friday against the Giants.

    It's just the second career appearance at leadoff for the 21-year-old shortstop, though he has been batting second a lot on his recent hot streak. Tovar boasts a .309/.330/.509 slash line with five homers and two steals in 28 games (115 plate appearances) since the beginning of June.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-0, 162 lbs
Birthplace: Maracay, Venezuela
Age: 22
Experience: R
Bats/Throws: R, R