Troy Tulowitzki RUMORS & NEWS

  • Troy Tulowitzki never quite felt at home in Toronto this season after shocking trade left him feeling betrayed

    National Post "Troy Tulowitzki has never felt at home as a Blue Jay. Home, for a decade, was in Colorado. Tulowitzki felt secure there, immersed in the Denver community. In 2011, shortly after the Rockies gave him a 10-year contract extension, he bought a bigger house there. “Knowing this is where I am..." October 25

  • Troy Tulowitzki ejected by John Hirschbeck for arguing

    Larry Brown Sports "Troy Tulowitzki was ejected from Game 3 of the ALCS on Monday night after complaining about a call between innings. Tulo, who clubbed a 3-run home run earlier in the game, struck out to lead off the bottom of the seventh for the Blue Jays. He was upset with a strike three call by umpire John..." October 20

  • Troy Tulowitzki says he is “not pain-free”

    Hardball Talk "Troy Tulowitzki suffered a small fracture in his scapula in a collision with teammate Kevin Pillar on September 12. He returned for the final weekend of the regular season and went 3-for-8 with two doubles in a pair of starts at shortstop, but he’s not completely back to the Tulo of old on the eve..." October 08

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    Gregor Chisholm @gregorMLB

    Tulo said he felt very good after the sim game. Muscles still a little weak but he's bouncing back, this weekend a good test. #BlueJays

  • Report: Blue Jays' Tulowitzki could return Saturday

    The Score "Everything is going well for the Toronto Blue Jays, and the good news continues to trickle in for the American League East champions. Shortstop Troy Tulowitzki took successful batting practice Thursday and will next face live pitching in a simulation game. If all goes well, he could return to..." October 01

  • Anthopoulos optimistic Tulowitzki will return for Rays series

    Sportsnet "The Toronto Blue Jays won’t rush Troy Tulowitzki back into the lineup, but general manager Alex Anthopoulous expressed optimism that the shortstop will be able to return before the start of the post-season. A guest on Dean Blundell & Co. Monday morning, Anthopoulous provided an update on..." September 29

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    Gregor Chisholm @gregorMLB

    Tulowitzki said he will "definitely" be ready for the postseason. #BlueJays

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    Gregor Chisholm @gregorMLB

    Tulowitzki will take on-field BP for the first time since injury. Hitting around 6, updates to come after that. #BlueJays

  • Gibbons: Tulowitzki return possible vs. Orioles or Rays

    Sportsnet "John Gibbons says it’s “a possibility” that the Toronto Blue Jays could get Troy Tulowitzki back at some point during the team’s upcoming visits to Baltimore and Tampa Bay. Tulowitzki hasn’t played since suffering a small fracture in his left shoulder blade on Sept. 12 in an outfield collision..." September 25

  • Blue Jays’ Tulowitzki plays catch as progress continues

    Sportsnet "The Toronto Blue Jays are getting by with the likes of Cliff Pennington and Munenori Kawasaki in the starting lineup for now, but Troy Tulowitzki‘s continued progress provides hope that he can return for a potential playoff run. Tulowitzki says he still hasn’t started swinging a bat and there’s..." September 23

  • Blue Jays’ Troy Tulowitzki out for remainder of regular season

    Sporting News "Troy Tulowitzki won't be resuming baseball activities for a few more weeks. The Blue Jays shortstop will miss the remainder of the regular season due to a small crack in his left shoulder blade. "I feel a lot better. I mean, I can lift my arm now. Before I couldn’t even move my arm,”..." September 21

  • Blue Jays’ Troy Tulowitzki feeling better, but return still unclear

    Toronto Star "Troy Tulowitzki says he’s feeling better now than he was a week ago — “I can lift my arm now; before I couldn’t even move my arm” — but the timeline for his return to the Blue Jays remains unclear. “There’s no plan, no dates,” he said before Saturday’s game. “I think this next couple days will..." September 20

  • Troy Tulowitzki to see specialist about crack in shoulder blade

    Hardball Talk "Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki suffered a crack in his left shoulder blade in a collision with teammate Kevin Pillar last Saturday. The early word was that he could return in 2-3 weeks, but we should have a better idea about his timetable soon. According to Gregor Chisholm of,..." September 18

  • Blue Jays' Tulowitzki collides with teammate, exits with injury "Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki exited Game 1 of a doubleheader against the Yankees on Saturday with an undisclosed injury after colliding with Kevin Pillar in shallow center field while making a catch to end the second inning with Toronto trailing, 2-0. Tulowitzki underwent X-rays on his..." September 13

  • Blue Jays to monitor Troy Tulowitzki (shoulder) for next week

    ESPN "Toronto shortstop Troy Tulowitzki cracked his left shoulder blade in the opener of the Blue Jays' doubleheader against the New York Yankees during a second-inning collision with center fielder Kevin Pillar. Toronto said Tulowitzki will be monitored for the next week before the Blue Jays..." September 13

  • Blue Jays' Pillar 'couldn't feel any worse'

    Toronto Sun "His former and current teammate LaTroy Hawkins called it a freak accident. Justin Smoak said the injury was not like losing a regular shortstop. David Price said it was time for other to step up. Shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and Kevin Pillar collided in shallow centre in the second inning of..." September 13

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    John Lott @LottOnBaseball

    Tulowitzki: X-rays on ribs and chest were negative. MRI later today, results expected tomorrow. Listed as day-to-day. #BlueJays

  • Yankees told Jeter they prefered Tulo during 2010 talks

    New York Post "In the tail end of Derek Jeter’s storied career, general manager Brian Cashman told the Yankees shortstop he would prefer Troy Tulowitzki. In a Sports Illustrated profile of Cashman, the Yankees general manager revisits the testy contract negotiations with Jeter in 2010. Jeter asks Cashman whom..." August 19

  • Surge in Blue Jays ticket sales financially justifies Troy Tulowitzki trade

    Sportress of Blogitude "The Toronto Blue Jays are one of the hottest baseball teams in the major leagues, and most of it can be attributed to the team’s trade-deadline acquisitions of Troy Tulowitzki and David Price. There was of course a significant financial risk inherent to bringing in superstars of their magnitude..." August 14

  • Jays seemingly unbeatable with Tulowitzki

    Toronto Sun "The Tulo Factor is now 13-0 and climbing. Since arriving in a Jays uniform two weeks back, Troy Tulowitzki has yet to be involved in a loss when he starts at shortstop. Tulo isn't leading the charge or been the backbone of each victory. In fact, he came into last night's game in a 0-for-8..." August 13

  • Troy Tulowitzki says he was 'shocked' by trade to Blue Jays

    ESPN "Count Troy Tulowitzki among those shocked by his trade late Monday night from the Colorado Rockies to the Toronto Blue Jays. "I felt like I got blindsided a bit. I thought I was in the loop, in the conversation," Tulowitzki told The Denver Post on Tuesday afternoon. "So it definitely caught me..." July 29

  • Inside the shocking trade of Troy Tulowitzki

    Yahoo! Sports "There was always an agreement between Colorado Rockies owner Dick Monfort and his star shortstop, Troy Tulowitzki, spoken out loud so as to be abundantly clear: If the Rockies were to trade Tulowitzki, they were going to ask for his blessing first. Then came the blockbuster deal that sent him to..." July 28

  • Report: Blue Jays acquire Tulowitzki from Rockies

    Sportsnet "It appears the Toronto Blue Jays have pulled off a blockbuster trade. According to Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi of Fox Sports, the club is set to acquire shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and veteran reliever LaTroy Hawkins from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for shortstop Jose Reyes, relief..." July 28

  • Mets still have their eyes on some potential big-time acquisitions

    Fox Sports "The Mets are thinking big. Whether they act big remains to be seen. The team, after acquiring Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson from the Braves on Friday, is exploring a number of larger trades, major-league sources say. Here, according to sources, is where the Mets’ various pursuits stand: A..." July 26

  • Troy Tulowitzki deflects trade rumors: 'I want to be with the Rockies'

    Sporting News "If you've got a trade rumor, Troy Tulowitzki isn't having any of it. The Rockies' star shortstop and annual hot stove subject is again at the center of much speculation ahead of the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. But if he had his way, Tulowitzki says he would prefer to remain with one team..." July 22

  • Troy Tulowitzki’s response to all of the Mets’ trade chatter

    New York Post "All-Star Troy Tulowitzki said Tuesday he is not seeking a trade from the Rockies to the Mets or anywhere else. But he sure has a lot of respect for the pitching staff the Mets have built. “The Mets pitching staff is phenomenal,’’ Tulowitzki told The Post at the All-Star Game at Great..." July 15

  • Rockies' Troy Tulowitzki talks about trade rumors, his future in Colorado

    Denver Post "Seeking to quiet growing trade rumors and put his baseball future in perspective, star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki emphatically said Thursday that he is not trying to force the Rockies to trade him. "Whatever happens on the Rockies' end happens, but for me to sit here and try to force my way out..." May 15

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    Thomas Harding @harding_at_mlb

    #Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki, after meeting agent today, says he will not demand a trade, calls upon himself to play better to end the losing

  • Troy Tulowitzki remains unlikely for Mets

    ESPN New York "The New York Mets have not yet written off range-challenged Wilmer Flores as their No. 1 shortstop, although Ruben Tejada recently has started to chip away at least modestly at Flores’ playing time. Flores, in fact, has a team-leading four home runs. Still, the consensus among in-the-know..." May 14

  • Troy Tulowitzki mulls asking Rockies for trade

    New York Post "One of the most vital moments of this season will occur Thursday at a breakfast meeting in Los Angeles between Troy Tulowitzki and his longtime agent, Paul Cohen. The two will decide whether it is time to ask Rockies management for a trade. “To say that it is not a possibility would be..." May 13

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    Thomas Harding @harding_at_mlb

    CarGo hits second, Tulo 3rd for #Rockies today vs. #Reds @SaltRiverFields

  • Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez and Troy Tulowitzki will begin running next week

    Sporting News "The Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez and Troy Tulowitzki are recovering from offseason surgeries and are hopeful about starting on opening day, the team reported on Saturday. Both players are former All-Stars and have battled injuries on and off over the last two seasons. They are expected to start..." March 01

  • Troy Tulowitzki reports for Rockies spring training aware of injury doubts

    Denver Post "Troy Tulowitzki reported to the Rockies' spring training headquarters Monday eager to erase any doubts about his surgically-repaired left hip — more eager, even, than he's allowed to be. "I'm ready to go," Tulowitzki said from the Rockies clubhouse at Salt Rivers Fields. "As far as my schedule..." February 23

  • Rockies owner: Troy Tulowitzki to Mets ‘not happening’

    New York Post "Charlie Monfort, co-owner of the Colorado Rockies, smiled when The Post told him of the many Mets fans who would love to see Troy Tulowitzki get traded to Citi Field. “It’s not happening,” Monfort responded. Even as Tulowitzki has sent passive-aggressive signs that he wouldn’t mind leaving..." January 16

  • Sandy suggests Tulowitzki dream is dead and Flores is the man

    New York Post "The door has all but closed on the possibility the Mets will acquire a new shortstop this winter. Stephen Drew this week was among the last of the free-agent shortstops to come off the board — he is headed back to the Yankees — after options such as Jed Lowrie and Asdrubal Cabrera signed..." January 08

  • Mets can be a real threat, and the man they need rhymes with Schmroy Schmulowitzki

    Sporting News "Last week was the last #AskSpector Tweetbag before Christmas, and this is the last #AskSpector Tweetbag of 2014. Regular readers will recognize this opening passage as something to skip over to just get to the questions and answers. New readers are welcome to do the same, but also to know that you..." December 29

  • Say hey, baseball: Troy Tulowitzki is the new Matt Kemp

    SB Nation "Your Christmas Eve baseball includes a passing of the torch to Troy Tulowitzki, insight into the Matt Kemp trade, and your 2014 World Series champion Royals. Listen, we know it's tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. There are all kinds of stories,..." December 25

  • Mets-Tulo? '5 percent' chance ... at best

    ESPN New York "The Mets and Rockies have engaged in some talks this offseason regarding Troy Tulowitzki, but a well-placed source told the chances of something ever materializing are 5 percent at best. No talks are believed to have been overly recent. And an insider said the Mets fans..." December 19

  • Rockies reportedly unwilling to trade Troy Tulowitzki

    Purple Row "It would be foolish to say that the Tulo-to-New York talk is officially dead, but it appears we've just about reached that point. The Yankees have "no interest whatsoever" in acquiring Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and the $114 million owed to him, according to Andy Martino of the New York..." November 25

  • Trades for Troy Tulowitzki, Carlos Gonzalez slowed by injuries, money

    Denver Post "While the Rockies are listening to offers, it's not a foregone conclusion that they will trade Troy Tulowitzki or Carlos Gonzalez. Dealing either player is problematic due not only to their contracts but their history of injuries. That puts new general manager Jeff Bridich in a difficult spot..." November 19

  • Rockies' Troy Tulowitzki's rehab is progressing well, GM Jeff Bridich says

    Denver Post "While new Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich continues to answer trade questions about Troy Tulowitzki during the GM meetings, Tulo continues to quietly go about his business of rehabbing his surgically repaired hip. "That's what I'm concentrating on," he said last week. "I can't do anything..." November 12

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    Jeff Passan @JeffPassan

    Mets aren't done. They've talked with the Rockies about Troy Tulowitzki, sources tell Y! Sports. Fear they can't afford, but talking still.

  • Rockies willing to listen to offers for Carlos Gonzalez, Troy Tulowitzki

    Fox Sports "For the first time, the Colorado Rockies sound willing to trade shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and/or outfielder Carlos Gonzalez. The Rockies are telling clubs they are keeping their “eyes and ears open” for potential deals involving both players, according to major-league sources. The mere..." November 06

  • Troy Tulowitzki to undergo season-ending surgery on left hip

    Yahoo! Sports "The Colorado Rockies season of misery and discontent seems to be without boundaries. With each new day comes a new low, and the latest blow to their battered pysche came on Wednesday when it was reported that All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki will undergo labral repair surgery on his left hip..." August 14

  • Troy Tulowitzki says "something needs to change" with Rockies before 2015

    Denver Post "Troy Tulowitzki, who ramped up his rehabilitation Wednesday with a full round of batting practice, said that the Rockies' fall to the bottom of the National League should force the team into changes before next year. "I think that's why I came out numerous times and said I want to win,"..." August 07

  • Tulo begins road to return after medical procedure "Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki said Monday's medical procedure, which involved needle therapy in his injured left hip flexor, was painful, but he said he'll get back to movement activities on Wednesday after resting Tuesday. Tulowitzki was in Philadelphia with noted sports physician Dr...." July 30

  • Mets to Rockies: Let’s talk Tulowitzki, CarGo trades

    New York Post "As a symbol of where they are in their rebuilding effort and the growing strength of their farm system, Mets officials have told their Rockies counterparts if Troy Tulowitzki or Carlos Gonzalez are ever made available, they want in on the action. Rockies ownership has strongly stated it does..." July 26

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    ESPN Stats & Info @ESPNStatsInfo

    Troy Tulowitzki placed on the DL by the Rockies. He is tied with Adam Wainwright for the NL lead in Wins Above Replacement (5.6).

  • Sooner or later, Tulowitzki may ask out of Colorado

    Fox Sports "Rockies All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki created a stir over the weekend when he indicated to the Denver Post that he would be open to a trade, saying, “I want to be somewhere where there’s a chance to be in the playoffs every single year.” Well, a deal probably will not happen before July..." July 08

  • Tulowitzki exits game with right toe injury; X-rays come back negative

    Hardball Talk "The Rockies are already without Carlos Gonzalez, Michael Cuddyer, and Nolan Arenado in their lineup, but now they might have to do without their star shortstop for a little while too, as Troy Tulowitzki was forced to exit last night’s game against the Giants with a right toe injury. Tulowitzki..." June 14

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