Rockies' Dickerson named NL Player of the Week

08/18/2014 3:03 PM

08/18/2014 3:05 PM

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Colorado Rockies left fielder Corey Dickerson was named National League Player of the Week on Monday.

In seven games, Dickerson batted .393 (11-for-28) with three home runs, four doubles, 11 runs batted in and six runs scored for his first career weekly honor.

The 25-year-old finished out the week with a home run, five RBI and three runs scored to help the Rockies beat the Reds in both games of a doubleheader on Sunday.

Atlanta's Freddie Freeman and Justin Upton, Pittsburgh's Travis Snider, Milwaukee's Yovani Gallardo and Washington's Doug Fister were all considered for the award.

Join the Discussion

The Wichita Eagle is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service