Rockies Transactions 2012: RHP Alex White Called Up; OF Andrew Brown Optioned To Triple-A

The Colorado Rockies made a roster move ahead of Thursday's game against St. Louis, calling up RHP Alex White and sending outfielder Andrew Brown to triple-A.

Related: Cardinals Vs. Rockies: Colorado Looks To Avoid Sweep With Alex White On Mound

White, who will start against the Cardinals, is 2-6 with a 6.45 ERA in 10 starts for Colorado this season. He has struck out 34 and walked 22 in 51-2/3 innings. He's fared better in triple-A, where he has a 3.71 ERA in 11 starts.

Brown has hit .208/.231/.292 in 26 plate appearances at the major league level in 2012.

For updates, stay tuned to SB Nation Denver. For more on these teams, visit Rockies blow Purple Row and Cardinals blog Viva El Birdos. For more baseball coverage, head over to Baseball Nation.

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