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Mile “highs” from the Rockies’ 2014 season…yes, there were some

For the Colorado Rockies, the 2014 season was the same sad song as their past few years. Injured superstars get paid big bucks but can’t deliver a full season, an aged veteran turns out the best performance amidst a roster of young and upcoming talent, and pitching that lacked any real reliability. Yeah, I guess you could say that the Colorado Rockies could be described with all...
Via isportsweb.com
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Blackmon Leaps for Absurd Game-Saving Catch in Extra Innings

Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon elected to extend Tuesday’s soon-to-be 6 hour, 27 minute marathon game against the Cubs with an unbelievable catch. With one out and Starlin Castro on second in the bottom of the 10th inning, the Cubs Welington Castillo ripped a ball to the right-center gap, a shot that wins the ballgame if Blackmon doesn’t track it down. Watch as he leaps...
Via Next Impulse Sports
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Blackmon's outstanding leaping catch extends game (VIDEO)

Charlie Blackmon made a tremendous game-saving catch to rob Welington Castillo of a sure base hit Tuesday night at Wrigley Field.The incredible 10th inning play not only extended the game and knocked the wind out of the Rockies rightfielder but it had the breathless Cubs fans actually stand up in appreciation of the outstanding play.The game lingered on for another six innings before...
Via The Other Paper
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies owner Dick Monfort at it again

In Denver, there are fewer people more infamous than Dick Monfort. Widely criticized for the way he and his brother Charlie run the Colorado Rockies; it is safe to say Monfort’s not the most popular cat in Colorado. As hard as it is to believe, Dick Monfort just got a little less popular. Responding to a fan who criticized Monfort for hiring “good old boys” and ruining professional...
Via isportsweb.com
July 11, 2014  |  1 Comment

From Chicago to Colorado: a case for Jeff Samardzija

It is no secret that the Chicago Cubs are shopping around Jeff Samardzija. Again he has rejected an extension offer from the Cubs, which means he’s the hottest item on the trade market. The seven year veteran’s time with the Cubbies seems to be drawing to a close, and there’s a perfect fit for him out west. And the Colorado Rockies should heed Horace Greeley’s timeless advice...
Via isportsweb.com
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Blackmon And His Ridiculous Start To 2014

We all know that Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki has had an amazing start to 2014. Only recently has his average dropped below .400. But what about the Rockie everyone is now starting to talk about. Charlie Blackmon has burst on to the scene in Colorado and the Rockies are reaping the benefits with a 23-19 record, good for 2nd place in the NL West. Blackmon has surfaced...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Eight things to know about Charlie Blackmon

One of the biggest surprises of the 2014 season thus far has been Charlie Blackmon of the Colorado Rockies. He leads the National League in hits and is among the league leaders in fWAR. He has played all three outfield positions and played them better than league average and is a better than league average base runner. His current wOBA is a fairly amazing .449.While Blackmon is...
Via The Flagrant Fan
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Blackmon's big day headlines last night's MLB Twitter Roundup

Fantasy Sports Locker Room takes a closer look at last night’s Fantasy Baseball News and Notes from around the majors – Twitter style. 6-for-6 with a HR, 3 doubles, 4 runs scored and 5 RBIs. That’s what @Chuck_Nazty did today: http://t.co/mx63XI1nlF pic.twitter.com/qwPwNfEU4R — MLB (@MLB) April 5, 2014 Via @EliasSports, Charlie Blackmon is the first player in MLB history...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies paint the town Black(mon) in home opener

Charlie Blackmon had a career day on Friday in the Rockies home opener.Apparently there was a battle for the center field position for the Colorado Rockies in spring training. Charlie Blackmon made that notion sound like a joke on Monday in front of a packed house at Coors Field.The 27-year-old produced an Opening Day performance for the ages. On Friday he went 6-for-6 with a home...
Via Rockies Review
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies: Charlie Blackmon a glimpse into the future

  Ask any minor league player and they’ll tell you all they hope for is one phone call. A phone call informing them that their dream has come true. That the hours of sweat and blood spent perfecting their craft was about to pay off. A call providing their ticket to the big show. For many the stage is too great. Their time on a Major League Baseball roster is short lived, and in...
Via isportsweb.com
July 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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