Colorado’s Blackmon earns NL Player of Week honors

Updated: September 23, 2013

New York, NY (Sports Network) – Colorado Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon
has been named the National League Player of the Week for the period ending
Sept. 22.

Blackmon led the majors with 18 hits while batting .500 in seven games. He hit
five doubles and knocked in five runs.

Cincinnati’s Jay Bruce, St. Louis’ Matt Holliday, Philadelphia’s Chase Utley
and Arizona’s Paul Goldschmidt were also considered for the award.