Jack Etkin

McDonald Comes Full Circle

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One of the most decorated prep athletes in Colorado history, Darnell McDonald was a first-round pick in 1997. He finally played his first game at Coors Field on Monday after a long, mostly minor league career, and talked to Jack Etkin about the long, strange trip back to Denver.

Majors | #2009#Column

Rocky Road

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Signing their top draft pick in short order has been the norm for the Rockies. That figures to change with high school lefthander Tyler Matzek, whom the Rockies selected out of Capistrano Valley High in Mission Viejo, Calif., with the 11th overall pick.

Majors | #2009#Colorado Rockies#Organization Reports