Anderson, 26, suffered a lower back strain in his start on August 5 against the Chicago Cubs, which removed him from the game after 3.0 innings. Since returning from the 60-day disabled list (fractured left index finger) on July 13, the 6-foot-4 left-handed starter made five starts and went 1-1 with a 2.54 ERA (28.1 ip, 8 er) while pitching into the seventh inning in three of those starts. For the season, Anderson has made eight starts going 1-3 with a 2.91 ERA (43.1 ip, 14 er) and has allowed just one home run. He has made 92 career appearances, 81 starts, going 27-32 with a 3.73 ERA (494.0 ip, 205 er), 502 hits, 133 walks and 386 strikeouts.
Brown, 29, is returning to the Rockies for his second Major League stint. He made his Major League debut for the Rockies on July 6th and spent nearly a month in the Majors with Colorado from July 6-29. Brown went 0-1 with a 7.56 ERA (8.1 ip, 7 er), 2 walks and 8 strikeouts with the Rockies the first time around. The Statesboro, GA native has spent the balance of 2014 at Triple-A Colorado Springs as a member of the bullpen. In 34 games with the Sky Sox he has gone 1-1 with a 4.43 ERA (42.2 ip, 21 er), 17 walks and 39 strikeouts. Brown was originally signed by Colorado as a Minor League free agent on November 15, 2013.
Pridie, 31, originally had his contract selected from Triple-A on August 2nd and appeared in two games for the Rockies, going 1-for-4 with a run. Prior to his call-up, he had spent the entire season with Colorado Springs playing in 87 games. With the Sky Sox he hit .275 (93-for-338) with 13 doubles, 4 triples, 10 home runs, 43 RBI and 51 runs with 22 stolen bases in 28 attempts. During the month of May, Pridie hit .317 (33-for-104) with 6 doubles, 1 triple, 5 home runs, 18 RBI and 15 runs in 27 games. 2014 marks his fourth-straight season (2011-14) appearing on a Major League roster, all with a different club. The Phoenix, AZ native has hit .229 (54-for-236) with 12 doubles, 3 triples, 5 home runs, 24 RBI and 33 runs in 126 Major League games.
The Rockies currently have a full 40-man roster.