Ten Relievers The Colorado Rockies Should Look At In September

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Mar 1, 2015; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; Colorado Rockies pitcher K. Roberts poses for a portrait during photo day at Salt River Fields. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Ken Roberts

We’ve just recently seen Kenny Roberts in the big leagues as a lefty specialist, so it’d probably make sense that he’d be back very soon for the Rockies to use down the stretch run in Denver.

Roberts has allowed a lot of hits in AAA this year (45 in 29.2 innings) but he’s walked just four compared to 24 strikeouts, and he’s already got nine big league games to his name and his 2015 option in effect. Thus, it’d be dumb for the Colorado Rockies not to recall him and use him as a lefty specialist this September.

Also, he was not the guy swearing the other day when cameras caught him swearing er, saying whatever he was saying after giving up a hit:

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