Baseball Players who Played for Rockies and Blue Jays

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Well, good news, you’re in the right place.

I’ve done some research and have found players who played for both the Rockies and Blue Jays.

Troy Tulowitzki

Troy Tulowitzki, or “Tulo,” was a standout shortstop in Major League Baseball from 2006 to 2019. He spent the majority of his career with the Colorado Rockies where he was renowned for his blend of powerful hitting and exceptional fielding.

Tulowitzki was a five-time All-Star (Rockies) and two-time Gold Glove winner (Rockies), showcasing his all-around skills. He boasted a career batting average of .290, and he hit over 200 home runs.

Despite battling injuries throughout his career, Tulowitzki’s contributions during his peak years with the Rockies established him as one of the most talented shortstops of his generation.

Jose Reyes

Jose Reyes, known for his speed and ability at the plate, was one of the most exciting players in Major League Baseball during his prime. Reyes started his career with the New York Mets in 2003, where he developed into a star, leading the National League in stolen bases three times and in triples four times.

A four-time All-Star with the Mets, Reyes won the NL batting title in 2011 with an impressive .337 average. He later had stints with the Miami Marlins, Toronto Blue Jays, and a brief return to the Mets, before retiring after the 2018 season.

Over his 16-year career, Reyes stole 517 bases, notched 2138 hits, and achieved a career batting average of .283.

Reyes Key Stats

  • All-Star (Mets)
  • 200+ Hit Season (Mets)
  • 30+ Stolen Base Season (Mets, Marlins, Blue Jays)

Jeff Francis

Jeff Francis, a Canadian left-handed pitcher, played in the Major Leagues from 2004 to 2015, most notably with the Colorado Rockies. His career also included stints with the Kansas City Royals, Cincinnati Reds, Oakland Athletics, New York Yankees, and Toronto Blue Jays.

Francis was a key figure in the Rockies’ rotation for several seasons, with his best season coming in 2007, when he posted a record of 17-9, an ERA of 4.22, and racked up 165 strikeouts.

His outstanding performance that year helped lead the Rockies to their first and only World Series appearance. Francis finished his career with a 72-82 win-loss record, a 4.97 ERA, and 869 strikeouts.

Brad Hand

Brad Hand was selected by the Florida Marlins in the second round of the 2008 MLB Draft. He is a relief pitcher known for his quality fastball-slider combination.

Throughout his career, Hand has received several honors, including three All-Star selections in 2017, 2018, and 2019. He has also been among the league leaders in saves multiple times.

Hand has played for 9 different teams in his 13-year career (6 just in the last three seasons) including the Marlins, Padres, Indians, Nationals, Mets, Blue Jays, Phillies, Rockies and Braves.

Hand Key Stats

  • All-Star (Padres, Indians)

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