Rockies reinstate Chad Bettis from disabled list, option David Hale to Triple-A Albuquerque

The Colorado Rockies announced Monday that they have reinstated right-handed pitcher Chad Bettis from the 15-day disabled list and optioned right-hander David Hale to Triple-A Albuquerque.

  • Bettis is scheduled to be the starting pitcher for the Rockies on Tuesday at Atlanta.
  • The 26-year-old Lubbock, Texas, right-hander is 5-4 with a 4.88 ERA (75.2 IP, 41 ER) in 13 starts for Colorado this year since being recalled from Triple-A on May 14. He has a lifetime record of 6-9 with a 5.83 ERA (145.0 IP, 94 ER) over 50 games, 21 starts in parts of three Major League seasons.
  • He was placed on the 15-day disabled list July 19 due to right elbow inflammation. He made two rehab starts in August, allowing a combined five hits and no runs in 8.1 innings.   He pitched for Double-A New Britain on Aug. 15 and for Albuquerque on Aug. 20.
  • Prior to his recall in May, he was 2-2 with a 3.97 ERA (34.0 IP, 15 ER) at Triple-A. Bettis statistics.
  • Hale, 27, is 3-5 with a 6.15 ERA (60.0 IP, 41 ER) in 11 games, 10 starts, for the Rockies in 2015. He lost to the New York Mets at home in Denver on Sunday, 5-1, allowing six hits and five runs (four earned) in six innings.
  • He was on the 15-day disabled list with a left groin strain from July 10-Aug. 18. Hale statistics