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Denver, CO – Despite the miserable year the Colorado Rockies are having, Carlos Gonzalez has performed at an all star level. Carlos was rewarded Sunday with a selection to the 2012 NL All Star team. Although chosen as a reserve, Gonzalez deserves a starting spot in the summer showcase. Every team in MLB gets a … Continue reading »
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Friedrich was robbed of a win.Colorado Rockies general manager Dan O'Dowd insists that the third time through a batting lineup is when the most damage is done to a starting pitcher.That theory is what has shifted the way Rockies starting pitchers are handled, including Saturday night when Christian Friedrich was removed from the game after throwing five innings of one run baseball...
Denver, CO – The All Star teams have been announced for the 83rd Summer Classic, and the obvious local choice became official, as Carlos Gonzalez will represent our Rockies next week in Kansas City. He has had a fantastic year, currently in the top 10 in most offensive categories in the National League. His sweet … Continue reading »
Because Christian Friedrich took a line drive off his leg, the Rockies are giving Jeremy Guthrie a start. It very well could be an audition for Colorado's four-man rotation, given the latest poor start by Josh Outman. Friedrich was hit in the right calf by a line drive off the bat of San Diego's Logan Forsythe in the first inning of his last start Saturday. Rather than...
Pomeranz showed the he belongs in the big leagues.Kip Wells dominated the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on Sunday. Yes, that Kip Wells.Dan O'Dowd must feel really good about his excuse-laden diatribe that he went on during a season ticket holder conference call on Wednesday. In the call he made it very clear that Coors Field simply is playing differently than it has in the...
I'm sure we're all in agreement at this point in time that Rockies manager Jim Tracy is the worst, right? We here at TOC can't say nearly enough awful things about his new method of handling the Rockies rotation, and last night, pretty much the worst case scenario erupted for the Rockies. Starter Christian Friedrich had completed five innings and thrown 74 pitches...
ARLINGTON, Tex. - This past offseason was one all about change for ex-Clemson baseball standout Tyler Colvin.
St. Louis, MO – Imagine if we were halfway through any given Denver Broncos season, and lets say they were 3-5 or 2-6. It’s happened before, and when it did, local fans were in an uproar and the pressure was on for them to win or else…..Not our Colorado Rockies…..They are this nice little MLB … Continue reading »
Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp has asked Carlos Beltran, Carlos Gonzalez and Giancarlo Stanton to join him on the NL side for the All-Star home run derby.
Kemp made the invitations Sunday. The rosters for the All-Star game July 10 in Kansas City were announced earlier in the day.
Kemp is on the disabled list because of a strained left hamstring. He is unlikely to play in the game...
Jeff Cirillo, 2000, Colorado Rockies: .326/.392/.477, 100 OPS+
Jose Cardenal, 1968, Cleveland Indians: .257/.305/.353, 100 OPS+
NEW YORK (AP) -- Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp has asked Carlos Beltran, Carlos Gonzalez and Giancarlo Stanton to join him on the NL side for the All-Star home run derby. Kemp made the invitations Sunday. The rosters for the All-Star game July 10 in Kansas City were announced earlier in the day. Kemp is on the disabled list because of a strained left hamstring. He is unlikely...