Scottsdale, AZ – The Colorado Rockies agreed to one-year contracts with 26 players for the 2014 season on Sunday.
Third baseman Nolan Arenado, a Gold Glove winner during his rookie campaign with the Rockies last year, highlighted a list of seven infielders agreeing to one-year pacts, while catcher Wilin Rosario, fresh off a 21-homer, 79-RBI season, also signed a contract Sunday.
Right-hander Tyler Chatwood, who went 8-5 with a 3.15 earned run average in 20 starts for Colorado last season, was one of 12 pitchers to finalize a deal.
The Rockies also inked pitchers Chad Bettis, Raul Fernandez, Tommy Kahnle, Jordan Lyles, Adam Ottavino, Rob Scahill, Jayson Aquino, Rex Brothers, Christian Friedrich, Tyler Matzek and Kraig Sitton.
Catcher Jordan Pacheco, infielders Cristhian Adames, Charlie Culberson, Rosell Herrera, DJ LeMahieu, Josh Rutledge and Ryan Wheeler and outfielders Brandon Barnes, Charlie Blackmon, Corey Dickerson, Kent Matthes and Kyle Parker also received deals.