Cron went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run Tuesday against the Mariners.
Cron took Paul Sewald yard in the eighth inning to record his 14th homer of the season. It was his third home run in his last five starts, during which time he's also tallied seven RBI and three runs scored. Overall, Cron is hitting .248/.357/.476 with 37 runs scored and 41 RBI across 291 plate appearances.
Cron went 1-for-3 with a grand slam and a walk in Friday's 10-4 loss to the Dodgers.
Cron homered with the bases loaded in the third inning off Julio Urias. He drove in all four of Colorado's runs in the game. The first baseman has homered in back-to-back games dating back to before the All-Star break. His 13 long balls rank second on the team behind Ryan McMahon's 16. Cron's 12.1 percent walk rate is double his career mark and he has maintained a strikeout rate right around his career norm. That, and batting at Coors Field, has helped him to a career-high .846 OPS through 279 plate appearances this season.
Cron went 3-for-4 with two doubles, a solo home run and a strikeout in the Rockies' 3-1 win over the Padres on Sunday.
Cron knotted the score at 1-1 with his fourth-inning solo blast off Chris Paddack and doubled in the sixth and eighth for his third three-hit game of the season. The first baseman was in a mini 0-for-8 slump prior to the consecutive extra-base hits and enters the break slashing .254/.364/.470 with 12 home runs and 35 runs and RBI apiece in 75 games.
Cron (head) is batting sixth and playing first base Friday against the Padres.
The first baseman cleared the concussion protocol Thursday after taking a pitch to the head, and is back in action to open the series in San Diego. Cron has hit just .221 off right-handed pitching this season, but Friday's opponent Reiss Knehr will be making his MLB debut.
Cron is doing okay after being hit in the head by a pitch Thursday, and he cleared the concussion protocol, Danielle Allentuck of The Denver Gazette reports.
Cron exited the game in the seventh inning, though manager Bud Black stated it was as a precaution. It appears he could be able to return to the lineup Friday against San Diego as a result. If not, Joshua Fuentes figures to see an uptick in playing time.
Cron was removed from Thursday's game against the Diamondbacks in the top of the seventh inning with an apparent head injury, Nick Groke of The Athletic reports.
Cron was hit in the head by a pitch in the top of the seventh inning, but the ball appeared to hit his helmet. The 31-year-old was able to walk to first base, but the Rockies chose to remove him from the game following the incident. Prior to his departure, he went 0-for-2 with a run and a strikeout. It's not yet clear whether the injury will limit his availability going forward.
Cron is out of the lineup Sunday against the Cardinals.
Cron started the past four games and will take a seat after going 3-for-11 with a homer, a double, three RBI, two runs and three walks during that stretch. Joshua Fuentes will start at first base in the series finale.
Cron went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and a sacrifice fly during Wednesday's 6-2 win over the Pirates.
Cron took Chad Kuhl deep to cut the Pirates' lead to 2-1 in the bottom of the fourth and later added another RBI on a sac fly in the fifth. The performance broke a 15 at-bat hitless streak and brought Cron to 11 homers and 31 RBI on the campaign.
Cron is not in the starting lineup Tuesday against the Pirates.
Cron will yield first-base duties to Joshua Fuentes after going hitless across his past 15 at-bats. He still holds respectable numbers on the campaign, as he's slashing .251/.350/.453 with 10 homers and 29 RBI.
Cron went 1-for-3 with a home run and a walk in Tuesday's loss against the Mariners.
Cron's solo shot in the seventh inning off Chris Flexen was all the offense the Rockies could muster in this game, but the slugging first baseman has been excellent at the plate of late. He has homered in back-to-back games for the second time this month and has gone yard in five of his last eight contests while hitting safely in all but one of those contests. He's hitting .266 this month across 60 at-bats.
Cron went 3-for-4 with a two-run homer in Sunday's 7-6 loss to Milwaukee.
Cron's two-run blast in the sixth inning was his ninth of the season and pulled the Rockies within a run of the Brewers. The 31-year-old slugger is heating up with the weather, going 10-for-24 (.417) with four homers and 10 RBI over his last seven games. He's sporting a .271/.371/.475 slash line with 28 RBI through 210 plate appearances.
Cron isn't starting Saturday's game against the Brewers, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.
Cron hit a grand slam Thursday and delivered a walkoff single in extra innings Friday, but he'll get a breather following eight consecutive starts. Joshua Fuentes will take over at first base and bat seventh.
Cron went 2-for-4 with a grand slam and a double in Thursday's 7-3 win over Milwaukee.
The first baseman went deep off Milwaukee starter Brandon Woodruff in the first inning. Cron's beginning to rediscover his power stroke -- he's hit three homers in his last four games, all of which have been at hitter-friendly Coors Field. For the year, the 31-year-old has a .256/.360/.453 slash line with eight long balls, 25 RBI, 27 runs scored and eight doubles across 200 plate appearances.
Cron went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in Wednesday's 8-7 win over San Diego.
Cron went deep off San Diego starter Blake Snell in the first inning. The long ball was the first baseman's second in the last three games after going 24 straight games without a homer. For the year, Cron is slashing .250/.357/.429 with seven homers, 21 RBI and 26 runs scored across 196 plate appearances. He continues to log regular playing time at first base over Joshua Fuentes.
Cron isn't in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Marlins, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.
Cron has gone 1-for-16 with a double, a walk and seven strikeouts in his last five appearances, and he'll be out of the lineup Thursday for the second time in the last three games. Joshua Fuentes will shift to first base and bat seventh.
Cron is not in the starting lineup Tuesday against the Marlins.
Cron started each of the three games during the weekend series against Oakland, but he recorded just one hit in 11 at-bats. He'll take a seat at least for the beginning portion of Tuesday's series opener as Matt Adams plays first base and bats sixth.
Cron is not in Thursday's lineup against the Rangers.
The righty-hitting first baseman is hitting .148 with 10 strikeouts, five walks and zero home runs over his last 10 games, but he is still slashing .275/.383/.450 on the season. Matt Adams draws the start at first base and will bat fifth.
Cron is not in the starting lineup for Sunday's game against the Pirates.
Colorado will turn to Matt Adams to start at first base, with Cron taking at least the first portion of the tilt off. Cron figures to be an option off the bench during the series finale.
Cron is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Mets.
Cron started seven straight games after returning from a lower-back strain, hitting a modest .250/.333/.333 over that stretch. He'll get a rest following three straight hitless games, with Josh Fuentes shifting over to first base.
Cron isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Mets.
Cron had gone 0-for-9 with two walks and four strikeouts across the last three games. Josh Fuentes will shift to first base while Brendan Rodgers starts at the keystone.
|Last 7 Games|
|07/27||@ LAA||W 12-3||2||0||0||0||1||0||1|
|07/26||@ LAA||L 2-6||4||0||1||0||0||0||0|
|07/25||@ LAD||L 2-3||3||0||1||0||0||1||0|
|07/24||@ LAD||L 0-1||3||0||0||0||0||1||0|
|07/23||@ LAD||W 9-6||5||0||2||0||0||0||0|
|07/21||vs SEA||W 6-3||2||1||0||0||1||2||0|
|07/20||vs SEA||L 4-6||4||1||1||1||2||0||0|
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|Minor League Batting Stats|
|2012||AFA-Inland Empire 66ers||129||525||73||154||32||2||27||123||17||72||3||4||.293||.327||.516|
|2014||AAA-Salt Lake Bees||49||190||30||60||14||1||7||33||18||40||2||1||.316||.385||.510|
|2015||AAA-Salt Lake Bees||23||93||15||30||10||2||6||23||4||14||0||0||.323||.347||.667|
|2017||AAA-Salt Lake Bees||22||82||11||22||6||0||4||23||7||15||1||0||.268||.344||.488|
|2019||AFA-Fort Myers Miracle||1||4||1||1||0||0||1||1||--||--||0||0||.250||.250||1.000|