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The Red Sox just finished with the best-hitting duo in the American League, the Tigers’ Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder. That didn’t go all that well, with Detroit taking three of four over the weekend. As good as those two are, the Colorado Rockies have a duo that can match up in outfielder Carlos Gonzalez and shortstop Troy Tulowitzki. Luckily for the Sox pitchers, they won’t have to worry about the latter.
Tulowitzki was an NL MVP favorite at 6-1 along with Gonzalez and Arizona’s Paul Goldschmidt (5-1) when the last MVP odds were released. However, Tulowitzki’s chances of winning the award took a major hit when he broke a rib during a June 13 game. He’s on the disabled list and likely won’t be back before the All-Star break. He’s hitting .347 (second in National League) with 16 homers and 51 RBIs.
Tulowitzki is clearly the top offensive shortstop in baseball, but just can’t stay healthy. This is his fifth trip to the disabled list in the last six seasons. Last season, Tulowitzk...
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Michael Cuddyer deserves an All-Star appearance.No one is more excited for a plane to touch down in Denver than the Colorado Rockies.The baseball team that formerly looked like a contender ended a nine-game, three-city road trip on Wednesday after winning just two of the nine games in which they played. They now sit one game below .500.Roy Oswalt, hailed as a hero to a struggling...
The Rockies have to act quick if they want to contend. The Colorado Rockies cannot afford to have Juan Nicasio continue to search for his stuff on the mound.There are times when a pitcher doesn't have it. A bad night at the office, a bad game. Everyone is allowed those bad days. Every team is going to have games when their starting pitcher simply doesn't show up. Teams that...
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It’s nearing the end of June and the Colorado Rockies are without Troy Tulowitzki again. Tell any baseball fan that Colorado would be without Troy Tulowitzki and they would tell you the Rockies are done. Enter Michael Cuddyer. Here we are, five days left in June, and the Colorado Rockies are tied for second in the NL West, just three...
There is no place like home for Colorado Springs Sky Sox outfielder, Tim Wheeler. The Sacramento Native was in his home town this weekend to play the Oakland A’s triple-A affiliate, Sacramento River Cats.
Drafted in the first round (32nd overall) by the Colorado Rockies in the 2009 MLB Draft out of California State University, Sacramento, Wheeler is entering his second season...
The Colorado Rockies have announced that when Rafael Betancourt returns from the disabled list he will resume his role as the team's closer. The right-hander is closing in on his activation, which he's hoping will happen on Friday, according to Jason Mastrodonato of MLB.com.
Betancourt has not appeared in a game for the Rockies since May 31 due to a strained right groin...
Take a peek at three players whose performances from this weekend have them trending skyward, and who may still be available to help your fantasy team with a pickup. The Colorado Rockies are starting to see Nolan Arenado heat up again at the plate, while the Miami Marlins were rewarded for their patience with Nate Eovaldi, who turned in his second strong start on Sunday afternoon...
Red Sox fans can be forgiven if they don’t know a whole lot about the Colorado Rockies.
After all, this week’s two-game set in Boston, which begins Tuesday night, marks the first time the boys from Denver will take the field at Fenway Park since Game 2 of the 2007 World Series.
Just three players from Colorado’s lone pennant-winning team remain on the roster (Troy Tulowitzki...
8 a.m. ET: For the first time since the 2007 World Series, the Colorado Rockies will take the field at Fenway Park on Tuesday.
The Red Sox have met the Rockies just once since sweeping them to win their most recent championship — a three-game series at Coors Field in 2010 — and outside of two-time All-Star Troy Tulowitzki and longtime Minnesota Twin Michael Cuddyer, much of the...
Very little went right for the Colorado Rockies over their nine-game road trip.
Michael Cuddyer, however, managed to get a hit in each of those contests.
Cuddyer will try to establish a franchise record by hitting safely in 24 consecutive games Thursday when the Rockies host the New York Mets in a makeup game.
The Rockies (39-40) are back home after a 2-7 trip that dropped them...
Remember the days when you didn’t have to dive into BABIP, ISO and K% to evaluate talent. Well, if you don’t, there was a day not too long ago when looking at batting average, HRs, and RBI in a section of the sports page (in a thing called a newspaper) is where you went to find the talent. Feeling nostalgic? Well, here’s some of the PCL’s League Leaders, mixed with some new...
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They are back! After not facing them since the 2007 World Series, the Colorado Rockies are returning to Fenway Park for a quick two-game series.
Looking back on that series, both teams were very different. Matt Holliday, Mike Lowell, Ubaldo Jimenez, Julio Lugo, Brad Hawpe, and Manny Ramirez are just a few. Jon Lester was a great storyline...
Updates on the major news across Major League Baseball during the 12th week of the season. Colorado outfielder Carlos Gonzalez was named National League Player of the Week.
The Red Sox didn't have to worry about their biggest weakness tonight, as the game was put away before the bullpen got involved.
Boston won 11-4 while compiling 20 hits off four Rockies pitchers. Juan Nicasio started, but lasted just two and a third innings as the Sox pummeled him for 12 hits and seven runs. Each ensuing reliever walked at least one, gave up multiple hits, and...
First Pitch: Tuesday 7:10, Wednesday 4:05
Arms:Tuesday: Juan Nicasio, RHP (4-3, 4.78 ERA) vs. Ryan Dempster, RHP (4-8, 4.23 ERA)
Wednesday: Roy Oswalt, RHP (0-1, 7.20 ERA) vs. John Lackey, RHP (4-5, 3.03 ERA)
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