2000 Colorado Rockies season

2000 Colorado Rockies season

Template:MLB yearly infobox The Colorado Rockies' 2000 season was the 8th for the Rockies. They competed in the National League West. Buddy Bell was their manager. They played home games at Coors Field. They finished with a record of 82-80, 4th in the NL West.

Offseason

  • October 30, 1999: Dante Bichette was traded by the Colorado Rockies with cash to the Cincinnati Reds for Stan Belinda and Jeffrey Hammonds.[1]
  • November 16, 1999: Darryl Kile was traded by the Colorado Rockies with Luther Hackman and Dave Veres to the St. Louis Cardinals for Manny Aybar, Brent Butler, Rich Croushore, and José Jiménez.[2]
  • November 17, 1999: Curt Leskanic was traded by the Colorado Rockies to the Milwaukee Brewers for Mike Myers.[3]
  • November 21, 1999: Julián Tavárez was selected off waivers by the Colorado Rockies from the San Francisco Giants.[4]
  • December 9, 1999: Tom Goodwin was signed as a Free Agent by the Colorado Rockies.[5]
  • December 13, 1999: Vinny Castilla was traded by the Colorado Rockies to the Tampa Bay Devil Rays for Rolando Arrojo and Aaron Ledesma.[6]
  • December 13, 1999: Jamey Wright was traded by the Colorado Rockies with Henry Blanco to the Milwaukee Brewers for Jeff Cirillo and Scott Karl.[7]
  • December 16, 1999: Brent Mayne was signed as a Free Agent by the Colorado Rockies.[8]
  • January 14, 2000: Bobby Jones was traded by the Colorado Rockies with Lariel González to the New York Mets for Masato Yoshii.[9]
  • March 31, 2000: Brian Hunter was signed as a Free Agent by the Colorado Rockies.[10]

Regular season

Season standings

NL West W L GB Pct.
San Francisco Giants 97 65 -- .599
Los Angeles Dodgers 86 76 11 .531
Arizona Diamondbacks 85 77 12 .525
Colorado Rockies 82 80 15 .506
San Diego Padres 76 86 21 .460

Opening Day starters

  • Rolando Arrojo
  • Darren Bragg
  • Jeff Cirillo
  • Tom Goodwin
  • Todd Helton
  • Mike Lansing
  • Brent Mayne
  • Neifi Pérez
  • Larry Walker[11]

Transactions

  • April 7, 2000: Manny Aybar was traded by the Colorado Rockies to the Cincinnati Reds for Gabe White.[12]
  • June 5, 2000: Garrett Atkins was drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the 5th round of the 2000 amateur draft. Player signed June 22, 2000.[13]
  • June 5, 2000: Clint Barmes was drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the 10th round of the 2000 amateur draft. Player signed June 9, 2000.[14]
  • June 5, 2000: Brad Hawpe was drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the 11th round of the 2000 amateur draft. Player signed June 21, 2000.[15]
  • July 15, 2000: Todd Sears (minors) was traded by the Colorado Rockies to the Minnesota Twins for Butch Huskey and Todd Walker.[16]
  • July 27, 2000: Rolando Arrojo was traded by the Colorado Rockies with Rich Croushore and Mike Lansing to the Boston Red Sox for Jeff Frye, Brian Rose, John Wasdin, and Jeff Taglienti (minors).[17]
  • July 31, 2000: Todd Hollandsworth was traded by the Los Angeles Dodgers with Kevin Gibbs (minors) and Randey Dorame (minors) to the Colorado Rockies for Tom Goodwin and cash.[18]

Major League debuts

  • Batters:
    • Bubba Carpenter (May 13)
    • Juan Pierre (Aug 7)
    • Elvis Peña (Sep 2)
  • Pitchers:
    • Craig House (Aug 6)[19]

Roster

2000 Colorado Rockies
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Game log

2000 Game Log

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Brent Mayne 117 335 101 .301 6 64
1B Todd Helton 160 580 216 .372 42 147
2B Mike Lansing 90 365 94 .258 11 47
SS Neifi Pérez 162 651 187 .287 10 71
3B Jeff Cirillo 157 598 195 .326 11 115
LF Larry Walker 87 314 97 .309 9 51
CF Tom Goodwin 91 317 86 .271 5 47
RF Jeffrey Hammonds 122 454 152 .335 20 106

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Shumpert, TerryTerry Shumpert 115 263 68 .259 9 40
Hunter, BrianBrian Hunter 72 200 55 .275 1 13
Pierre, JuanJuan Pierre 51 200 62 .310 0 20
Walker, ToddTodd Walker 57 171 54 .316 7 36
Hollandsworth, ToddTodd Hollandsworth 56 167 54 .323 11 23
Bragg, DarrenDarren Bragg 71 149 33 .221 3 21
Petrick, BenBen Petrick 52 146 47 .322 3 20

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Astacio, PedroPedro Astacio 32 196.1 12 9 5.27 193
Bohanon, BrianBrian Bohanon 34 177.0 12 10 4.68 98
Yoshii, MasatoMasato Yoshii 29 167.1 6 15 5.86 88
Jarvis, KevinKevin Jarvis 30 115.0 3 4 5.95 60
Arrojo, RolandoRolando Arrojo 19 101.1 5 9 6.04 80
Rose, BrianBrian Rose 12 63.2 4 5 5.51 40

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Karl, ScottScott Karl 17 65.2 2 3 7.68 29
Belinda, StanStan Belinda 46 35.2 1 3 7.07 40
Wasdin, JohnJohn Wasdin 14 35.2 0 3 5.80 35
Chouinard, BobbyBobby Chouinard 31 32.2 2 2 3.86 23

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Myers, MikeMike Myers 78 0 1 1 1.99 41
Jiménez, JoséJosé Jiménez 72 5 2 24 3.18 44
White, GabeGabe White 67 11 2 5 2.17 82
DeJean, MikeMike DeJean 54 4 4 0 4.89 34
Tavárez, JuliánJulián Tavárez 51 11 5 1 4.43 62

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Colorado Springs Sky Sox Pacific Coast League Chris Cron
AA Carolina Mudcats Southern League Ron Gideon
A Salem Avalanche Carolina League Alan Cockrell
A Asheville Tourists South Atlantic League Joe Mikulik
Short-Season A Portland Rockies Northwest League Billy White
Rookie AZL Rockies Arizona League P. J. Carey
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References

  • 2000 Rockies
  • 2000 Colorado Rockies team page at www.baseball-almanac.com