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Troy Tulowitzki | Shortstop

Team: Toronto Blue Jays
Age / DOB:  (30) / 10/10/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'3" / 215
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
Contract: view contract details

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Troy Tulowitzki made his Blue Jays debut and went 3-for-5 with two doubles, a home run, three runs scored and three RBI in a win against the Phillies on Wednesday.
What a way to make a debut. He struck out in his first at-bat with his new club, but made up for it with a two-run home run in the third inning. He added an RBI double in the sixth. Tulowitzki now has 13 home runs on the year with 56 RBI along with a .305 average. The Rogers Center is friendly to right-handed hitters, so the move away from Coors Field may not hurt his numbers all that much. Jul 29 - 9:54 PM

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Troy Tulowitzki is at shortstop and batting leadoff in his Blue Jays debut Wednesday.

He might be lower in the order if Devon Travis (shoulder) wasn't hurt, but, unfortunately, that's not the case. It's the first time in Tulowitzki's career that he's hit leadoff.
Jul 29 - 3:58 PM

Blue Jays acquired SS Troy Tulowitzki and RHP LaTroy Hawkins from the Rockies for SS Jose Reyes and RHPs Jeff Hoffman, Miguel Castro, and Jesus Tinoco.

While many expected the Blue Jays to make a big splash for their pitcher, they stunned the baseball world late Monday night by upgrading what was already the best offense in the majors. Tulowitzki has managed to stay mostly healthy this season while batting .300/.348/.471 with 12 home runs and 53 RBI over 87 games. His injury history is a concern, especially on the turf at Rogers Centre, but the 30-year-old could age better in the American League because of the ability to DH. Tulowitzki will receive a $2 million assignment bonus for being traded and his contract now includes a full no-trade clause. He's owed $94 million from 2016-2020 with a $15 million club option or $4 million buyout in 2021.
Jul 28 - 11:06 AM

FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that Troy Tulowitzki and LaTroy Hawkins have been traded to the Blue Jays for Jose Reyes and minor leaguers.

Well, how about that for a late-night surprise? Offense certainly wasn't a need for Toronto given that they are leading baseball in runs by a wide margin, but they obviously saw an opportunity to make a strength even stronger. They're also improving their defense with the deal, as Reyes' defense has really gone south. Tulo is under contract through 2020 with a club option for 2021. Reyes might be flipped elsewhere, as dealing Tulo but then taking on Reyes' contract wouldn't mesh with the Rockies' rebuild. Colorado is reportedly set to receive Jeff Hoffman, Miguel Castro and one other minor leaguer in the deal.
Jul 28 - 12:32 AM

According to FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal, the Mets made a push for Troy Tulowitzki but came away with the impression that the Rockies will not move him.

The Mets have the kind of young pitchers the Rockies should be trying to stockpile, but there has been no indication from the Colorado front office that Tulo is on the block. And it seems the Mets have now moved on to other offensive targets like Ben Zobrist, Jay Bruce, and Justin Upton. Tulowitzki, 30, is under contract with the Rockies through at least 2020.
Source: FOX Sports
Jul 25 - 4:28 PM

Troy Tulowitzki went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run as the Rockies took down the Rangers on Monday.

Tulowitzki polished off a four-run second inning with a two-run home run off of Nick Martinez to make it a 7-0 game at the time. The shortstop has homered in back-to-back games, giving him 12 on the season with 52 RBI and a .320/.365/.502 triple-slash line.
Jul 21 - 12:21 AM

Troy Tulowitzki is not in the Rockies starting lineup on Friday.

It appears to be nothing more than a routine day of rest for the shortstop. Daniel Descalso will start in his place and bat seventh for the Rockies on Friday.
Jul 10 - 7:07 PM

Troy Tulowitzki hit a three-run homer in the first inning and went 2-for-5 with two runs scored in Sunday's win over the Diamondbacks.

Tulowitzki's three-run bomb in the first inning was his ninth homer of the season. He's been his typically brilliant self this season, slashing .321/.358/.489. While the power's down from some of his best seasons, Tulo's been healthy to this point, which is what matters most for the oft-injured star. Management has stressed that the shortstop won't be traded, but expect his name to at least surface in rumors over the next three weeks, even if he doesn't ultimately change uniforms.
Jul 5 - 7:56 PM

Troy Tulowitzki is not in the Rockies' lineup Wednesday.

It appears to simply be a day of rest. Daniel Descalso is at shortstop with Tulo out.
Jul 1 - 1:22 PM

Troy Tulowitzki delivered a game-tying pinch-hit homer Thursday against the Diamondbacks.

Tulowitzki didn't start Thursday, but he still managed to help the Rockies (and fantasy owners who left him in their lineups) with a solo blast to lead off the eighth inning against Daniel Hudson. Colorado went on to score five runs in the frame and held on for the victory. After a slow start, Tulowitzki is now batting .314/.346/.490 with eight home runs and 40 RBI over 65 games.
Jun 25 - 7:01 PM

Troy Tulowitzki is out of the Rockies' starting lineup Thursday afternoon against the Diamondbacks.

It's just a day of rest for Tulo. Daniel Descalso is starting at shortstop. Carlos Gonzalez and D.J. LeMahieu are also absent from the Rockies' lineup on Thursday.
Jun 25 - 12:58 PM

Troy Tulowitzki is not in the Rockies starting lineup for Saturday afternoon's contest against Kyle Lohse and the Brewers.

It appears to be nothing more than a day of rest for the All-Star shortstop. Daniel Descalso will start in his place and hit seventh for the Rockies on Saturday.
Jun 20 - 12:41 PM

Troy Tulowitzki is not in the Rockies' lineup Wednesday.

It appears to simply be a day of rest. Daniel Descalso is at shortstop in Tulo's place.
Jun 10 - 12:47 PM

Troy Tulowitzki went 2-for-4 with a walk and a three-run home run as the Rockies routed the Cardinals on Monday.

Tulowitzki ripped a three-run home run to left field off of John Lackey in the first inning, starting a five-run frame. The shortstop has been on fire lately, batting .515/.556/1.030 with five home runs and 14 RBI over the course of his current eight-game hitting streak. On the season overall, Tulowitzki is hitting .310/.335/.513 with seven home runs and 32 RBI.
Jun 8 - 11:21 PM

Troy Tulowitzki is not in the Rockies starting lineup on Saturday.

Just a routine day of rest for the All-Star shortstop. Daniel Descalso will start in his place at hit seventh for the Rockies.
Jun 6 - 12:42 PM

Depth Charts

C1Russell Martin
2Dioner Navarro
1B1Edwin Encarnacion
2B1Devon Travis
2Maicer Izturis
SS1Troy Tulowitzki
2Ryan Goins
3B1Josh Donaldson
2Danny Valencia
LF1Michael Saunders
2Chris Colabello
CF1Kevin Pillar
RF1Jose Bautista
DH1Justin Smoak
Starting Pitcher
S1David Price
2Drew Hutchison
3R.A. Dickey
4Mark Buehrle
5Marco Estrada
6Marcus Stroman
Relief Pitcher
R1Roberto Osuna
2Aaron Sanchez
3Brett Cecil
4Aaron Loup
5LaTroy Hawkins
6Liam Hendriks
7Bo Schultz
8Ryan Tepera