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Bartolo Colon Newsbeat

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Bartolo Colon wants to keep pitching

Clearly, hoping for the days where he can join Julio Franco and Jamie Moyer in popular mythology.

QLE Posted: January 16, 2019 at 08:25 AM | 5 comment(s)
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Thursday, September 27, 2018

Rangers’ Colon intends to return in 2019

The ageless Bartolo Colon isn’t content to call it a career after 21 seasons.

The 45-year-old Dominican right-hander told reporters Wednesday that he hopes to pitch in the major leagues in 2019, if given the chance.

Colon joined the Texas Rangers on a minor league deal last offseason and has spent the majority of the year with the club. He’s gone 7-12 with a 5.78 ERA in 28 games (24 starts), though most of the damage against him has come in the second half (8.85 ERA).

I forget- has he already become a folk hero of the type we haven’t seen since Jamie Moyer packed it in, or does he have more he needs to accomplish before getting there?

QLE Posted: September 27, 2018 at 06:27 AM | 19 comment(s)
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