San Francisco, CA (Sports Network) - The Colorado Rockies activated
outfielder/first baseman Michael Cuddyer from the 15-day disabled Friday and
named him the starting right fielder in the opener of a three-game series
versus the San Francisco Giants.
Cuddyer was sent to the DL on May 12 with an inflamed cervical disc in
The 34-year-old veteran was off to a strong start in his second season with
the club, posting a .319 batting average with seven homers and 23 RBI in 31
On Wednesday, the Rockies optioned Opening Day second baseman Josh Rutledge to
Triple-A Colorado Springs to make room on the roster.
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