2013 Mets Season Review: Eric Young
On June 18, Sandy Alderson traded Collin McHugh to the Rockies for Eric Young Jr. in an exchange of players recently designated for assignment.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Major League Baseball
CarGo could be among Rockies' leadoff options
The decision will be a key one as the Rockies, who will have a new left fielder in Blackmon or Dickerson and a new first baseman once the club and The leadoff spot has often been a volatile one in the 21 years of Rockies baseball.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
New York Mets: Potential 2014 Lineup and Predictions
New York Mets fans are waiting for Sandy Alderson to improve the team's lineup - if that doesn't happen, what should offensive expectations be for the "Amazins" next year? If the season were to start today, New York's 2014 Opening Day lineup wouldn't look much different than the end of 2013.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Rockies turn eye to Justin Morneau after hiring E.Y. Sr., Doyle
Justin Morneau, a career .277 hitter, has averaged 14.5 home runs over his past four seasons.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Rockies consider Doyle for instructor
A year after hiring manager Walt Weiss from Regis High School, the Rockies are considering an out-of-the-batter's-box hire for the hitting instructor's job.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
New York Daily News
Young happy for Mets spot, open to playing 2nd
Eric Young Jr. knows what it's like to be caught in the rumor mill, but the outfielder is happy to have found a home with Mets.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
2013 Colorado Rockies Bench Position Player Review, Part 1 of 2
Colorado's bench was terrible in 2013. How terrible? Perennial 25th man/Purple Row punching bag Jonathan Herrera was arguably the most valuable player among the pure bench players.
Rockies considering Eric Young as first base coach
Troy Renck of the Denver Post hears from a "source close to the situation" that Eric Young Sr. - a major leaguer for 15 seasons - has emerged as a strong candidate for the Rockies' first base coach gig .
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Rockies may hire Young as 1B coach
The Rockies are moving closer to filling their two coaching vacancies with Eric Young Sr. emerging as a strong candidate for the first-base job, according to a source close to the situation.