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It is becoming the least surprising award in Colorado. On Friday, the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association named Drew Goodman of Root Sports as Colorado Sportscaster of the Year. Goodman will most likely have to build a bigger mantle in his living room to fit the award on it. This is his ninth time winning the award in the past 10 years. It makes for a good time to mention something that is all-too forgotten about in the middle of the Colorado Rockies season. That is, the Rockies have the best broadcasting team in baseball.It may not have been well known in the past, but with MLB Network and packages that allow baseball fans to watch out-of-market games from all across the country, it becomes very clear that the Rockies and Root Sports have phenomenal broadcasters.At the top of the list is Goodman, who does play-by-play with a smooth voice, making very few mistakes and being well-versed in knowledge of the game and it's intricacies. He does a great job of talking...
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The Colorado Rockies have underwent a lot of change since last September and a lot of it is positive. Here is a look at the new guys for 2012:
In the field: The Rockies could have four new starters in 2012 in the field. Ramon Hernandez is the likely starting catcher for the Rockies and he should love playing at Coors Field. Michael Cuddyer will be the new RF for the Rockies in...
Colorado Rockies 2010 first round pick Kyle Parker posted impressive power numbers, but lofty strikeout totals in his full season debut in the South Atlantic League. Given his being age appropriate for the level, if not a touch long in the tooth, Parker’s triple slash line of .285/.367/.483 appears better on paper than in practice as his 132/48 strikeout-to-walk ratio and .353...
Here are the latest rumors and notes on the division that featured the National League's two lowest-scoring offenses in 2011...
Jeff Moorad's purchase of the Padres hit an "unforeseen snag" and was not approved at today's MLB owners meetings, as Bob Nightengale of USA Today anticipated (Twitter link). Owners want more information on Moorad and some aren...
Charlie Blackmon spent his life earning attention, but never like this. After spending three years in the minor leagues, a bad break created good fortune, allowing the Rockies' outfielder to to finish his degree at Georgia Tech.
Disturbing the peace charges were dismissed against the Rockies' Drew Pomeranz on Friday regarding an October incident in Oxford, Miss.
Disturbing the peace charges were dismissed against Rockies’ pitcher Drew Pomeranz involving an October incident in Oxford, Miss., according to his agent.
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Disturbing the peace charges were dismissed against the Rockies' Drew Pomeranz today regarding an October incident in Oxford, Miss.
The Rockies and Triple-A Colorado Springs announced on Friday that they have extended their player development contract through 2014
Third baseman Casey Blake made three trips to the disabled list in 2011 with the Dodgers, but he was effective enough in those brief periods of health to believe he could make a difference for a team in 2012.
Former Wisconsin quarterback Russell Wilson has decided he will not report to spring training for the Colorado Rockies, and will instead pursue a professional football career.