As the Rockies wait for the official arrival of lefty starter Jeff Francis, the club is trying to fix right-hander Jeremy Guthrie.
And, FYI, Albert Pujols is starting at third base for Angels tonight.
Francis, returning to the fold after stints with the Royals last year and the Red’s Triple-A team this season, has not officially signed a contract. Sources say he will be signed and ready to start Saturday’s game against the Angels.
Guthrie, meanwhile, threw a bullpen session today with Chris Nelson and Eric Young Jr. at the plate. The objective of the session was to improve Guthrie’s command.
“I have done that in the past,” he said this afternoon. “With an extra day off, it’s nice to