Brett Tomko

Brett Tomko

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/220 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Euclid, Ohio
College: Florida Southern
Draft: 1995 2nd round by the
  • Purple Row

    Friday Rockpile: The gift of a lockout for Rockies fans

    I know it might seem confusing to have a baseball fan being grateful for your completely unnecessary lockout of the players, but your negotiation tactic has given Rockies fans a pause in daily frustration and anxiety. It’s been a rough 2021 and we all just needed a break. After watching the Colorado front office ship Nolan Arenado and $50 million to St. Louis to start the year off in February, fans of the purple and black were then subject to a 74-87 season to cap off a third consecutive losing ...

  • Purple Row

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    Jon Gray was less than a year removed from going third overall in the MLB draft and was already considered a top-20 prospect in baseball. I was living in Memphis, Tennessee, just a short two-and-a-half hour drive to Little Rock — home of the Double-A Arkansas Travelers. When I found out he was scheduled to pitch on a Saturday night Texas League matchup, I grabbed a buddy and we made the trek to see Gray while he was still a Pebble.

  • NBC Sports BayArea

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