|June 26 6:35 PM PT7:35 PM MT8:35 PM CT9:35 PM ET21:35 ET1:35 GMT9:35 6:35 PM MST8:35 PM EST9:05 PM VEN5:35 UAE (+1)8:35 PM CT-The Rockies activated Betancourt from the disabled list before Friday night's game against the San Francisco Giants.
Analysis: Betancourt was 2-2 with a 6.30 ERA before going on the DL with symptoms of vertigo. To make room on the roster, the Rockies sent right-hander Justin Miller to Triple-A Albuquerque. Miller was 1-0 with a 2.08 ERA.
|June 8 3:42 PM PT4:42 PM MT5:42 PM CT6:42 PM ET18:42 ET22:42 GMT6:42 3:42 PM MST5:42 PM EST6:12 PM VEN2:42 UAE (+1)5:42 PM CT-The Colorado Rockies have placed reliever Rafael Betancourt on the 15-day disabled list with what the team called vertigo symptoms.
Analysis: Betancourt said he's been dealing with a sinus infection for the last few weeks and hasn't been able to shake it. He's struggled in his last two outings, surrendering seven runs in 1 2-3 innings. The right-hander approached manager Walt Weiss over the weekend and told Weiss that he needed a break to get healthy.
|Apr. 2 9:49 PM PT10:49 PM MT11:49 PM CT12:49 AM ET0:49 ET4:49 GMT12:49 9:49 PM MST11:49 PM EST12:19 AM VEN8:49 UAE11:49 PM CT-The Rockies sent veteran reliever Rex Brothers and outfielder Brandon Barnes to the minors Wednesday, opening a roster spot for 39-year-old reliever Rafael Betancourt in his comeback from elbow surgery.
Analysis: Betancourt was Colorado's closer in 2013 when he tore the ulnar collateral ligament. The right-hander rehabbed all of last season and accepted a non-roster invite to camp this spring. Despite a scary moment when he was hit by a line drive in the jaw, Betancourt has a 1.04 ERA in nine appearances.