Hampson is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Reds.
Hampson will take a seat for the second time in three games, and he could end up fading into more of a utility role following Trevor Story's recent return from the injured list. Rather than Hampson, Brendan Rodgers -- who will make his third straight start Sunday -- has stuck around in the lineup as the primary double-play partner for Story, and the hot-hitting Yonathan Daza looks to be ahead of Hampson on the depth chart in center field for the time being as well.
Hampson is out of the lineup Friday against the Reds.
Hampson is 11-for-32 with three doubles, two stolen bases, five runs and nine strikeouts over nine games in June, and he'll receive the day off Friday. Yonathan Daza will work in center field while Brendan Rodgers receives the start at second base.
Hampson is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Athletics.
Hampson had been in the lineup in each of the past four games, making two starts at second base and two at shortstop while going 8-for-17 with two doubles, a stolen base, four runs and an RBI. Though he's been seeing most of his action in center field this season, Hampson may be called upon to get work in the middle infield until Trevor Story (elbow) returns from the injured list, likely on Tuesday.
Hampson went 4-for-5 with a pair of doubles, two runs scored and an RBI during Thursday's win over the Rangers.
It was nearly a perfect day at the plate for Hampson, who tallied a four-hit game for the second time in his career. On the season, the 26-year-old has cranked 12 doubles and six home runs while batting .245/.305/.435.
Hampson isn't starting Tuesday's game against the Rangers.
Hampson will be out of the lineup for a third consecutive game, although he's pinch hit in each of the last two contests. Yonathan Daza will start in center field and bat second.
Hampson is not in the starting lineup for Sunday's game against the Pirates.
Hampson sat the nightcap of Saturday's doubleheader and will now be absent from the Rockies' starting nine for the second straight contest. No injury has been reported to this point, so it appears to just be consecutive games off for the outfielder.
Hampson isn't starting Game 2 of Saturday's doubleheader against the Pirates, Kevin Gorman of TribLive.com reports.
Hampson will get a breather after he went 0-for-3 with two strikeouts in the matinee. Yonathan Daza will start in center field and bat seventh.
Hampson is out of the lineup Sunday against the Diamondbacks, Danielle Allentuck of The Denver Gazette reports.
Hampson started the past eight games but will head to the bench Sunday while mired in an 0-for-17 slump. Yonathan Daza will receive the start in center field for the Rockies in the series finale.
Hampson went 3-for-4 with a walk, a triple, a solo home run and an additional run scored in Friday's win over the Reds.
A late addition to the lineup after Raimel Tapia (thumb) was scratched, Hampson went on to pace the Rockies with eight total bases out of the leadoff spot. It was his second consecutive game with a long ball, giving him five to go along with seven steals through 36 games.
Hampson will lead off and play center field Friday against the Reds, Patrick Saunders of The Denver Post reports.
Hampson had initially been scheduled to sit, but he's needed in the starting lineup after Raimel Tapia was scratched for undisclosed reasons. Yonathan Daza will slide from center field to left to fill Tapia's spot.
Hampson will remain on the bench Friday against the Reds, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.
Hampson remains out of the lineup even after homering as a pinch hitter Thursday. Yonathan Daza remains the starter in center field.
Hampson hit a solo home run during his only at-bat in Thursday's win over the Reds.
Hampson extended Colorado's lead by taking Cionel Perez deep in the eighth inning. It was the fourth long ball of the season for the 26-year-old and his first since April 27, helping him end a four-game hitting slump. Overall, Hampson is batting to the tune of .242/.304/.411.
Hampson isn't starting Thursday against the Reds, Patrick Saunders of The Denver Post reports.
Hampson has gone 0-for-8 with a run, a walk and two strikeouts in his last three games. Yonathan Daza will take over in center field and bat seventh.
Hampson is not in the lineup for Game 2 of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Padres.
Hampson started in center field for Game 1 and went 1-for-3 with a walk and a run scored while batting second. Yonathan Daza will take over in center with lefty Blake Snell on the mound for the Friars.
Hampson is out of the lineup Sunday against the Cardinals, Danielle Allentuck of The Denver Gazette reports.
Hampson started the past 10 games and had a .625 OPS during that stretch, and he'll head to the bench for Sunday's series finale. Yonathan Daza will start in center field and bat eighth for Colorado.
Hamspon went 2-for-2 with a solo home run Tuesday against the Giants.
Hamspon wasn't in the starting lineup, but he entered the game in the ninth inning as a pinch-hitter and promptly smacked a go-ahead home run. It was his third homer of the season, all of which have come in his last nine games. Hampson is now hitting .260/.314/.455 with nine RBI, 17 runs scored and five stolen bases across 86 plate appearances for the season.
Hampson will sit Tuesday against the Giants, Patrick Saunders of The Denver Post reports.
Hampson sits after starting five straight games. He's hitting just .240/.298/.400 on the season and is on pace for his third straight year with an OPS below .700, but he does at least have five steals. Ryan McMahon moves to second base in his absence, with Josh Fuentes starting at third.
Hampson went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Friday's 5-4 victory over the Phillies.
Hampson came up big for the Rockies in the eighth inning, drilling a 411-foot solo shot to left field to tie the score. Colorado went on to win the game in the next frame on a Raimel Tapia walkoff home run. Hampson has been a productive performer so far this season, slashing .270/.324/.429 with two long balls, eight RBI and five stolen bases.
Hampson went 2-for-4 with a stolen base and two runs scored in Wednesday's 6-3 win over the Astros.
Hampson hit a double in second inning, stole third and scored on Dom Nunez's RBI single. In the sixth, Hampson got aboard with a single and scored on Nunez's double. Through 16 games, Hampson has five stolen bases, a homer, seven RBI, 14 runs scored and a .254/.313/.373 slash line. His versatility on defense will allow him to maintain a fair amount of playing time.
Hampson will be on the bench for Tuesday's game against the Astros.
Hampson finds himself out of the lineup for the second time in four games after starting 12 of the first 13 contests. His .236/.302/.345 line doesn't exactly suggest he deserves an everyday role, though he's at least helped fantasy teams out with four steals. Yonathan Daza starts in center field in his absence.
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