Colorado Rockies open the 2014 season with a disappointment

Jorge De La Rosa looked great until the 5th inning.Thud.If the Colorado Rockies were hoping that Opening Day would be a way to reel their fan base back in with a team fun of guys who hustle, who play with heart and demand to win, they might want a do-over. Monday night's game was sloppy. The Rockies looked like a team that had just met each other, not one that had been working...
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Rockies' Wilin Rosario suffers hamstring injury

Colorado Rockies catcher Wilin Rosario suffered a strained right hamstring during last night's game against the San Diego Padres, according to Ian McCue of MLB.com. Rosario began experiencing discomfort in his hamstring during the first inning of yesterday's loss to the Padres. He was able to finish the contest, but the leg ailment was clearly hampering him late into...
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August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

What is left for the 2013 Colorado Rockies to do?

Chad Bettis #35 of the Colorado Rockies throws his first career MLB pitch against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 1, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. This MLB season has been filled with highs and lows for the 2013 Colorado Rockies, but being 13 games down from first in the weakest National League division with an All-Star and a starting pitcher on the disabled list sure sounds...
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August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies break out the bats after a team meeting

Wilin Rosario broke out in a big way for the Rockies.After scoring three runs in three games, and a total of 23 runs in 10 games, the Colorado Rockies decided it was time for a meeting.Apparently it worked. The club came out and looked more relaxed at the plate. The Rockies had 10 runs before the start of the 4th inning. The scoring was highlighted by Wilin Rosario, who busted out...
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August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

D-backs finish trip seeking third straight series win

Wilin Rosario has been hitting the ball well of late, coinciding with the Rockies' recent run. Given how well he's batting against the Diamondbacks, both runs seemingly have a good chance to continue. The Rockies seek a fifth victory in six tries as they host the D-backs in the series finale Wednesday. Rosario went 2 for 4 and hit an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th...
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May 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Wilin Rosario: Big Things Come In Small Packages

The new baseball season has been full of surprises, but none more shocking than how well the Colorado Rockies have started off the 2013 season. Colorado was picked by most experts to be in the bottom of the NL West Division, but they have proved them wrong with their strong start. The main reason that the Rockies are playing terrific baseball is the play of their catcher Wilin Rosario...
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May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Wilin Rosario: Estimating BB and K Using Plate Discipline

In September, teams are allowed to expand their rosters and the Rockies did that in 2011 by calling up Wilin Rosario. Rosario showed a bit of pop, but had some problems making contact. Going into 2012, questions about his ability to not strike out existed. By using a small sample size of a hitter’s swing and contact values, a better estimate of his walk and strikeout rates can...
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October 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Wilin Rosario continues to deliver, Colorado Rockies continue to blaming others

Dan O'Dowd is completely lost in his job.Wilin Rosario did it again on Tuesday night at Coors Field. The catcher went 2-for-4 in the Colorado Rockies rain-shortened win. One of the hits was a long home run to center field. The blast gave Rosario 27 on the season, giving him a realist shot at 30 before the season is done.As the Rockies got one win closer to avoiding the 100-loss...
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September 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies need to back Wilin Rosario

Wilin Rosario has been far better than expected offensively.On Tuesday night at Coors Field, the Colorado Rockies saw the sense of urgency that comes from a team playing for the postseason. After holding a 4-0 lead, the Rockies let the Giants crawl back, and eventually run away with victory. After a late rally, the Rockies lost 9-8.At this point, the Rockies are simply playing out...
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September 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Rockies gradually becoming irrelevant franchise

Denver, CO. It’s now been five very long years since the magical run that landed the Colorado Rockies in the World Series. September and October of 2007 will always be remembered as a time of unbelievable memories and a month-long stretch where the Rockies could seemingly do no wrong. The streak of wins that catapulted them into the Fall Classic stunned the entire sports world...
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August 27, 2012  |  Discuss

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