It's that time again Rockies fans -- you know, the time for salary arbitration! Okay, maybe the excitement is just me. Dexter Fowler headlined the six Rockies who filed for salary arbitration yesterday. The others are Jhoulys Chacin, Tyler Colvin, off-season acquisition Wilton Lopez, Josh Outman, and Jonathan Herrera. The fact that Herrera is on that list is immensely frustrating to me.

If you're interested in learning more about the mechanics of salary arbitration, I've got you covered with the first entry of Purple Row Academy: Salary Arbitration 101. If you aren't too interested, here's a Reader's Digest version: