Skip navigation
Sign up to follow your favorites on all your devices.
Sign up

The Rockies sign Kaz Matsui

Image (1) kaz%20matsui%20headshot%20astros.jpg for post 6253

The Rockies signed Kaz Matsui to a minor league deal yesterday, and will send him to Colorado Springs, assuming he passes the physical.

Matsui -- who,as you can see, has some fabulous facial hair -- hit a measly 141/.197/.155 in 71 at-bats with the Astros, so it’s not like we can expect a ton of him in Colorado.

In other news, that three-year, $16.5 million contract he signed before the 2008 season is one of the bigger busts in the past couple of years, even at its, generally speaking, moderate size.