Kazuo Matsui

Kazuo Matsui

Height/Weight: 5' 10"/183 lbs
Bat: S
Throw: R
Born: Osaka, Japan
College: None
Draft: Undrafted 2003 signed by the
  • Denver Post

    Rockies Mailbag: Dick Monfort's “.500 prediction” creates a stir

    We received a number of questions regarding owner Dick Monfort’s statements in Greeley last Saturday when he told the crowd at a youth baseball fundraiser: “We have a lot of talent, a lot of good things are going to happen, and I think they are going to start happening this year, and I think we can play . ball. Two of those questions are included in this mailbag.

  • Purple Row

    Wednesday Rockpile: An overview of the 2023 Spring Training non-roster invitees

    Last Friday, the Colorado Rockies announced a list of 22 non-roster invitees that would be joining the team for Major League Spring Training. It’s an interesting list containing a plethora of pitchers, along with several position player prospects and veterans looking for a roster spot. The list is full of intriguing names and one of the best things about Spring Training is the competition for players jockeying for a spot on the big league roster or positioning themselves as an early call-up when...

  • Purple Row

    Colorado Rockies prospects: No. 20, Grant Lavigne

    With Hartford, Lavigne split defensive time at first with fellow PuRP Michael Toglia until Toglia got a promotion to Triple-A in August. In 242 PA against pitchers who were about 1.8 years older on average, Lavigne hit . with five homers among his 14 extra-base hits — which again settles in at an above average 102 wRC+.