Matt Koch

Matt Koch

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/215 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: R
Born: Storm Lake, Iowa
College: Louisville
Draft: 2012 3rd round by the
  • Denver Post

    Rockies head to winter meetings seeking pitching, center fielder

    As the winter meetings begin Sunday in San Diego, general manager Bill Schmidt made it clear that he’s looking at the Rockies’ young position players as the building blocks for the future, starting with 21-year-old shortstop Ezequiel Tovar, who played in nine games last season after making his debut Sept. But Schmidt also acknowledged that the club needs to add quality pitching and needs to fill a hole in center field. He’ll explore those possibilities at the winter meetings.

  • CBS News

    Rockies pitcher Kyle Freeland will pitch for Team USA in next year's World Baseball Classic

    Instead of spending all spring with the Rockies at spring training next year, Kyle Freeland will spend time with Team USA defending its World Baseball Classic title. Freeland was selected to represent Team USA on Friday. The United States will join national teams from 19 other nations in the first World Baseball Classic since 2017.

  • KOOL 107.9 FM

    Grand Junction Shares Slang Terms Only a True Coloradan Will Know

    Coloradan Is A Pretty Easy Language to Learn The fun part about Colorado slang is that you really don't have to ponder too long over what many of the more popular terms mean. Many of them are pretty obvious if you think about it for a moment. This makes learning Colorado slang easy.