The Rockies have despatched infielder Coco Montes outright to Triple-A Albuquerque, in accordance with the transactions log at MLB.com. He was designated for task on Tuesday and apparently went unclaimed on waivers.
Montes, 27 subsequent month, made his MLB debut with the Rox this season. He appeared in 18 video games, hitting .184/.244/.316 via his first 41 journeys to the plate. Montes noticed most of his restricted motion at second base whereas the membership was with out Brendan Rodgers.
The previous fifteenth spherical choose has performed nearly all of the 12 months on optionally available task to Albuquerque. He’s hitting properly, even within the context of a really hitter-friendly setting. Montes has hit .313/.397/.550 with 19 homers over 443 plate appearances. He’s putting out in simply over 1 / 4 of his journeys however has walked at a robust 11.3% clip.
That is Montes’ first profession outright task. He doesn’t have the service time to elect free company, so he’ll stay within the group and attempt to play his method again onto the Colorado roster.