Found May 11, 2013 on Rockies Review:
Dante Bichette is feeling the heat for the first time.Welcome back to the fickle world of professional sports, Dante Bichette.One month ago, Bichette was a hero in Colorado once again. He had returned to the Rockies clubhouse, taking over as the hitting coach for a team with a ton of talent, but a group of guys who had been terribly undisciplined a year ago and couldn't find a way to corral their talent.Fast-forward to May 11th. The Colorado Rockies offense has been shutout in two consecutive days, logging just two hits total, following a three game series in which they scored a total of five runs. For those keeping track at home, that means the Rockies offense has plated just five runs in the last five games. The Rockies haven't scored a run since the 1st inning of Thursday's game against the Yankees. That is a streak of 26 straight innings without a run.With the offense struggling, Bichette has come under fire. The Rockies approach at the plate has been less than desir...

Rockies place Cuddyer on DL with neck injury

The Colorado Rockies have placed outfielder Michael Cuddyer on the 15-day disabled list with a neck injury and recalled outfielder Charlie Blackmon from Triple-A Colorado Springs. Blackmon was in the lineup batting eighth Sunday against the Cardinals. The 34-year-old Cuddyer is among the league leaders with a .319 average along with seven home runs, eight doubles and 23 RBIs. He...

Jorge De La Rosa flirts with a no-hitter as Colorado Rockies flip the script on the Cardinals

De La Rosa's performance was critical on Sunday.Jorge De La Rosa was supposed to be the wild card in the Colorado Rockies rotation. Instead, he is looking like a true ace.De La Rosa was re-signed by the Rockies after the 2010 season, it came as a bit of a surprise. The left-hander had made a name for himself, and was probably one of the best three starting pitchers available...

Rockies fan has impressive Troy Tulowitzki's-inspired mohawk (Picture)

Think you're a huge fan of the Colorado Rockies? You might want to rethink that when you see this epic photo of one diehard fan's mohawk. Check out the photo of it which shows the Rockies logo on one side and the MLB logo on the other with the last name of Rockies slugger Troy Tulowitzki written into it: (Courtesy of Holdout Sports)

Rockies place outfielder Cuddyer on DL

Colorado Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer has landed on the 15-day disabled list with an inflamed cervical disc. Cuddyer was injured on May 9th but the Rockies waited a few days to see if his condition improved. Eric Young will continue to fill in for Cuddyer until he is able to return from the disabled list. Cuddyer has been a productive part of the Rockies offense this season...

Root Sports has an opportunity to make things right by bringing back Tom Helmer

Root Sports should bring back Tom Helmer when Joel Klatt leaves.The Colorado Rockies got dominated by Shelby Miller to start out their six-game road trip. After Eric Young, Jr. led off the game with a single, the Rockies didn't reach base again. The good news is that the pitching staff is still looking good. Jon Garland is proving to be more than a flash in the pan. He gave the...

Troy Tulowitzki Homer Leads Rockies Over Cardinals

Jorge De La Rosa took a no-hitter into the seventh inning and Troy Tulowitzki  smacked his eighth home run of 2013 to help the Rockies beat the Cardinals 8-2 on Sunday. The  Rockies had been held scoreless for 28 consecutive innings prior to Tulowitzki’s  home run. Charlie Blackmon then added a two-run shot in the sixth. The Cardinals lost for just the second time in 11 games...

Cardinals go for sweep of Rockies at Busch

(AP) -- The Colorado Rockies are mired in a 26-inning scoreless rut and now have to try to end Jaime Garcia's three-start win streak. Garcia has been stingy during his run and will try to help the St. Louis Cardinals complete a three-game sweep and hand the visiting Rockies a fifth straight defeat Sunday. Colorado (19-17) hasn't produced a run since Carlos Gonzalez'...

Rockies-Cubs Preview

The Colorado Rockies finally broke out of their slump in a big way. Whether they can follow that with another good performance remains to be seen as they run into yet another matchup against a tough pitcher. Colorado will try to keep it going Monday night against Travis Wood and the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. The Rockies (20-17) had been held scoreless for 28 innings prior...

Rockies 8, Cardinals 2

Jorge De La Rosa held the St. Louis Cardinals hitless into the seventh inning and Troy Tulowitzki's three-run homer ended Colorado's scoreless streak at 28 innings, sending the Rockies to an 8-2 victory Sunday. De La Rosa did not allow a hit until David Freese's two-out single in the seventh, answering a pair of pitching gems by St. Louis over the weekend. Charlie Blackmon...

The breakdown of Oswalt's contract

The fine print in Roy Oswalt’s contract with the Rockies reflects the team’s desire for him to be a successful member of its starting rotation. Oswalt, 35, signed a minor-league deal that will pay him $15,000 per month in the minors and a pro-rated portion of $2.3 million in the majors, according to a copy of the deal obtained by The deal also a $400,000 bonus...
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