Found July 06, 2012 on
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Tyler Anderson, LHP, Colorado Rockies
Current Level: A
2012 Top 15 Prospects Ranking: 8th
Current Value: Down
The 20th overall selection of the 2011 draft, Anderson was known as a fairly polished college pitcher who had a modest ceiling but was expected to move quickly through the system and offe...
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Drew Pomeranz was incredible on Friday night.There is no way that this Colorado Rockies team should lose 100 baseball games.Rockies fans got a break from negativity on Friday night as the team put on an exhibit showing why they should be closer to the top of the standings than the bottom. The spotlight for Friday night's game was supposed to be on a young pitcher and a young...
Jeff Francis was the lone bright spot.Don't let the score fool you. The Colorado Rockies lost 4-1 in Washington on Saturday afternoon, but the visiting club was never in the game.Lost in the poor starting pitching that has dominated the headlines for the Rockies has been their poor defense. Poor is just one of several words that can be used to describe the dysfunction that is...
The Rockies should take whatever they can get for Guthrie.The Colorado Rockies and the Los Angeles Angels are the only two franchises who have never lost 100 games in a season.That might change if the Rockies keep the same pace in the second half that they have been on in the first.Dropping the Independence Day game 4-1 to the World Champion St. Louis Cardinals, the Rockies hit the...
The Rockies have been playing dismal of late and are now 20 games south of .500. Their struggling season can mostly be attributed to one of the worst starting pitching rotations the game has ever seen. However, their usually potent offense has been somewhat sputtering as well.
One silver lining for the Rockies, not named Carlos Gonzalez, has been outfielder Tyler Colvin. Colvin...
The Rockies finished the first half with a 4-1 loss at St. Louis that left them with a 31-50 record and a chance to make wretched franchise history. The club record for losses in a season is 95 during their inaugural 1993season and again in 2005. The Rockies have lost 20 of their past 27 games, but in this latest defeat, the Rockies got a good effort from right-hander Jeremy Guthrie...
Drew Pomeranz is finally in the Colorado Rockies rotation and he's on the hill Friday night. No pitcher to start a game for Colorado this season has an adjusted-ERA (ERA+) better than 91 beside Pomeranz, who has a 127 ERA+ in six big league starts. The Rockies have needed him all along, but now it appears that he's ready.