Rafael Betancourt threw a second successful bullpen session at extended spring training on Friday.
Rockies signed RHP Rafael Betancourt to a minor league contract.
Rafael Betancourt (elbow) plans to be at the Rockies' extended spring training until June, at which point he will begin a rehab assignment with their rookie-level Grand Junction club.
Rafael Betancourt (elbow) will work out at the Rockies' spring training complex for the next 10 days.
Chris Cotillo of MLBDailyDish.com reports that there is a "good chance" the Rockies will re-sign Rafael Betancourt.
Rafael Betancourt (elbow) is expected to be cleared to begin throwing soon after an exam next week with Dr. James Andrews.
Free agent reliever Rafael Betancourt is at the winter meetings, ostensibly looking for a new contract.
Rockies declined Rafael Betancourt's $4.25 million mutual option for the 2014 season.
Troy Renck of the Denver Post reports that Rafael Betancourt indicated that if he underwent Tommy John surgery, he'd only be interested in returning to the Rockies.
Rafael Betancourt has decided to undergo Tommy John surgery on his right elbow.
Rafael Betancourt (elbow) hinted that he would rather retire rather than have Tommy John surgery.
Rafael Betancourt has been diagnosed with a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.
Rockies placed RHP Rafael Betancourt on the 15-day disabled list with a right elbow sprain.
Troy Renck of the Denver Post reports that "there is concern" that Rafael Betancourt tore his elbow ligament during an appearance Thursday.