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The Rockies might find out the hard way that fans are really mad.Year of the Fan? What a joke.Maybe the Colorado Rockies meant for that to be singular, because after the 2012 campaign there might only be one fan left.One complaint many observant writers and radio hosts around town have about Rockies fans is that they continue to show up in droves to Coors Field, regardless of the product put on the field. They don't demand success and they continue to land at 20th & Blake for the party atmosphere, completely disregarding the poor product on the field.That is going to change. This town has tasted success. It may have been fleeting, but the runs of 2007 and 2009 were enough to make fans desire more than a fourth place team. For years that was acceptable, but Denver has grown beyond that.Denver is a great sports town. Of course, the Broncos will always be the heart and soul of the town, but fans believe in their teams. They root passionately for them. One quality the sets Denve...
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The Colorado Rockies may be at rock bottom.Can it get any worse than this? How bad can this team really be?A day after playing one of the worst games in franchise history in a 9-7 loss at Coors Field, the bumbling Colorado Rockies were shutout by veteran and former teammate, Kevin Millwood on Friday night.The pitching got blamed on Thursday, but it wasn't their fault on Friday...
When will Dick and his brother make a move?No one called this Colorado Rockies team a World Series contender. No one said they would win 100 games.However, even the biggest critic couldn't have thought that this team would be this bad, this soon.On Sunday, the Rockies were swept at home for the second straight three game series, losing 6-4. This time it came at the hands of the...
Not many people have heard of Colorado’s rookie starting pitcher Christian Friedrich. Well, you better get to know him before the rest of your fantasy league does. In his two starts after being called up from Triple-A Colorado Springs Friedrich is 1-0 with a 1.38 ERA and 17 Ks in 13 IP.
In Friedrich’s first outing of the season against the Padres he went six innings, gave...
Left-hander Jorge De La Rosa's comeback from Tommy John surgery hit a speed bump Saturday when the Colorado Rockies decided to shut him down because of tightness in his left forearm.
De La Rosa had been on pace to return to the Rockies' rotation on June 2, which is a day shy of the one-year anniversary of his operation. But he's dealt with forearm tightness following...
Jamie Moyer - Pitcher, Hunter, and Gatherer
Quite frankly, the “Jamie Moyer is old” meme has replaced the “Yadier Molina is slow” meme which was preceded by the “Adam Dunn whiffs a lot” meme. At age 49, Moyer seems relatively old by Major League Baseball standards. As such, the jokes and one-liners aimed at Moyer have practically gone viral at this point. Examples...
Previously on Outside the Boxscore, we shown you some of the best fan catches of foul balls but in this clip, one fan in Denver decided to use his rain protection to reel in a ball.
It happen on Saturday in their game against the Seattle Mariners as a foul ball hit by Rockies right fielder Michael Cuddyer ended up in the fan's umbrella as he makes this tremendous play...
DENVER—It’s taken him almost nine years but Seattle Mariners right-hander Kevin Millwood pitched a complete game against the Colorado Rockies.
His no-hitter was reduced to a shutout in the sixth when third baseman Kyle Seager could not complete a sensational yet makeable play that popped out of his glove two outs deep into the inning.
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Catcher Wil Nieves was claimed by the Arizona off waivers from Colorado before Monday night's game against Pittsburgh.
Arizona placed Henry Blanco on the 15-day disabled list due to a sprained left thumb. Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson said Blanco was headed back to Phoenix for an MRI to determine whether a ligament was torn.
Nieves was designated for assignment by Colorado...
A fan in Colorado can thank the little drizzle that he sat through during Saturday’s 10-3 Rockies loss to the Seattle Mariners. Had the clouds not been spitting, odds are MLB.com wouldn’t have snipped this video. Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer ripped a foul ball down the third base line and because of it was out of said fan’s reach, he used his umbrella as his “go...
Tune into FOX Sports Florida at 6:30 p.m. to watch the Miami Marlins take on the Colorado Rockies.
May has been kind to the Miami Marlins, as the club has climbed out of last place in its division and is suddenly playing like a contender.
The same cannot be said for the Colorado Rockies.
The Marlins look to continue their surge and move a season-best four games over .500 in Monday...