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Montes leads Pioneer League All-Stars

Rockies prospect named MVP; Chukars' Cloney top pitcher
September 2, 2018

Less than four months ago, Coco Montes was a college infielder and First-Year Player Draft hopeful. Now he's the Pioneer League MVP. Montes captured the award Sunday and was named to the circuit's end-of-season All-Star team after a stellar inaugural professional campaign with Grand Junction. Idaho Falls left-hander J.C. Cloney earned

Grand Junction's Montes busts loose again

Rockies infield prospect posts second five-hit game of season
August 29, 2018

Coming into Wednesday in a bit of a funk, Coco Montes just wanted to put the ball in play and maybe get a few hits. He not only got a few base knocks, he added another milestone to his resume.For the second time this summer, the Rockies prospect collected a

Montes blasts way to All-Star MVP award

Rockies prospect homers twice, plates six for Pioneer League
August 8, 2018

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. -- Hometown favorite Coco Montes belted two homers to power the Pioneer League to their first All-Star victory over the Northwest League in four tries, a 13-10 win before a crowd of 4,892 fans on Tuesday at Suplizio Field. The 32-hit battle featured three homers and six

Grand Junction's Montes raps out five hits

Rockies prospect plates two, scores twice, hikes average to .444
June 23, 2018

In three seasons of college baseball, Coco Montes never recorded five hits in a game. He accrued two four-hit games as a sophomore at the University of South Florida and had a 20-game hitting streak this season but never got to five. The Rockies prospect required only seven games as a