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Rockies activate Kendrick, Boone, recall 4 others

DENVER (AP) The Colorado Rockies have reinstated right-handed pitcher Kyle Kendrick and left-handed pitcher Boone Logan from the 15-day disabled list. Kendrick will start the second game of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Rockies also recalled infielder Cristhian Adames, left-handed pitcher Rex Brothers, right-handed pitcher Miguel Castro and first baseman...
Via AP on Fox
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

The future starts now for the Colorado Rockies

  Welcome to September 1st, Colorado Rockies fans! The Rockies closed out August with a thrilling walk-off win against the Arizona Diamondbacks that featured a wild 9th inning in which the Rockies didn’t quit, despite being down by three runs. Ben Paulsen fought off an 0-2 pitch up the middle to score two runs and complete a four-run rally to win 5-4. The game represented what...
Via BSN Denver
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies OF Charlie Blackmon Makes Infielder Miss Easy Out With Awesome Slide

Charlie Blackmon is not a household name. The Colorado Rockies outfielder is not one of those guys that makes Sportscenter type plays on a nightly basis, but he certainly pulled one off against the Arizona Diamondbacks Monday night. The D-Backs infielder should have made an easy tag as Blackmon slid into second base.However, thanks to a nifty piece of footwork during his slide that...
Via FatManWriting
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies: Tulo trade “Prospects” have been lights out

  The Rockies dropped their second straight to the Pittsburgh Pirates, meanwhile down on the farm, newly acquired pitchers Jeff Hoffman and Jesus Tinoco have been dominating since the Tulowitzki trade. When the Rockies traded Troy Tulowitzki to the Toronto Blue Jays, GM Jeff Bridich received a lot of heat for trading the franchise centerpiece for “prospects”.  The popular narative...
Via BSN Denver
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Built to outlast

The Rockies, when you add them up as a whole, are terrible. But they do have some good players, like Jose Reyes, Carlos Gonzalez, and maybe even their prized rookie pitcher Jon Gray. That group managed to keep things tight with the Pirates for most of the way, and you wondered if they were an unlucky break or a rough inning away from losing a really bad game at home. But you didn’t really...
Via Raise the Jolly Roger!
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Gray battles, Cargo homers, Bullpen blows it as Colorado Rockies lose

  Rockies drop game late to the Pirates 5-3 as Jon Gray goes 4.1 IP with a career high 6 K Surely after four major league starts, it’s determined whether a pitcher will be successful or not.  At least that was the narrative of Rockies fans after Jon Gray’s last start where he imploded in 1.2 innings against the Mets.  After a decent bounce back start against the Pirates tonight...
Via BSN Denver
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Rockies come to town

The drill for this series is much the same as the last: the Pirates are playing bad teams at a point in the season where wins are at a premium. There is no reason for the Pirates to not win two or three games against the Rockies at PNC Park this weekend, and if they’re lucky, doing that will make up some ground on the Cardinals for them. Francisco Liriano starts for the Bucs tonight...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies' Morneau set for rehab assignment after concussion

  Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau, who's missed most of the season with a neck injury and concussion symptoms, begins a minor-league rehab assignment with the Double-A New Britain Rock Cats on Friday night. Morneau hasn't played since suffering whiplash and a concussion while diving for a ball in Anaheim on May 13. Morneau has a long history of concussions, missing...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Weighing Arenado’s chances at three in a row

The Colorado Rockies finally locked up win No. 50, the last MLB club to accomplish the feat in 2015, on the season on Tuesday night against the Atlanta Braves thanks in part to some nifty glove work by third baseman Nolan Arenado. The wins may have come few and far between for the Rockies this year, but great defensive play by Arenado is one thing the Rockies have been able to depend...
Via Mile High Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

DJ LeMahieu hits in every spot in order, makes history

Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss finally got the opportunity to cross off a feat he's been wanting to accomplish for a while: bat second baseman DJ LeMahieu in each spot in the batting order. LeMahieu's versatility as a batter due to his speed, batting for average, and run production, has allowed Weiss the flexibility to bat him wherever in the lineup. Heading into this week...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

One-on-one with Carlos Gonzalez

Carlos Gonzalez is arguably The Rockies best player. The 2-time all-star, has won 3 Gold Gloves and a batting title. He’s healthy now, and his play reflects that. He was disappointed to see Troy Tulowitzki traded, but understands it’s a business. He wants to play in Denver, and the children of Colorado matter to him. His charity work continues to demonstrate that. He shares his...
Via Mile High Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

It’s a long road to Rock Bottom

Mom… Dad… Are we there yet? How much longer? When will we get there? Like a family truckster endlessly driving into the miserable abyss, the Colorado Rockies are in the midst of what seems to be the longest summer trip ever. Dick Monfort and Walt Weiss are taking turns driving and riding shotgun, while fans and players alike are piled in the back – whining, whimpering and tortured...
Via Mile High Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Reyes hints he wants out of Colorado

    Jose Reyes has spent less than a month with the Colorado Rockies, and it sounds like he has already had enough. Over the weekend, Reyes expressed frustration over the fact that he is inching toward the end of his career and playing for a team that is nowhere close to being a contender. “You come from a ballclub that was competing for a spot in the playoffs,” the 32...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Did you know Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes is a chain smoker?

And yesterday, Yoenis Cespedes was smoking Colorado Rockies pitchers. A grand slam in the 2nd.A solo shot in the 4th followed by a 2-run shot in the 6th, giving the Mets a 10-8 lead.Add the fact that the Nats also got smoked and the NY Mets lead by an amazing 5 games on August 22nd.Please follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Like us on Facebook, Or return home for award winning writing.
Via Bob's Blitz
10 days ago  |  Discuss

The Winding Road to a Normal Carlos Gonzalez Season

For those casual baseball fans who might have found residence under a slab of basalt for the past two months, let’s get you up to speed: Carlos Gonzalez has been locked-in recently. Post All-Star break (that date chosen for simple convenience), CarGo is fourth in baseball in wRC+, tied for first in homers, and first in ISO. So, on Monday night, we shouldn’t have been too surprised...
Via Fangraphs
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez Smacks 13th Home Run in Last 17 Games Monday Night

Fantasy baseball players that have Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez in their line-ups have to be very happy with the man. Monday night against the Mets he went 1-4 at the plate with a run scored, two RBIs, and a home run. Monday night's performance is just the icing on the cake though. His fourth inning home run is his 13th in the last 17 games.Actually--all 26 of his home runs...
Via FatManWriting
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Troy Tulowitzki felt 'blindsided' by trade to Blue Jays

Troy Tulowitzki knew he could be traded before Friday’s deadline, but the former Colorado Rockies shortstop apparently expected a little more warning than what he received. According to Patrick Saunders of The Denver Post, Tulowitzki heard of the deal with the Toronto Blue Jays when he was removed during the ninth inning of Monday’s game against the Chicago Cubs. Per Saunders...
Via Sportsnaut
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Jeff Hoffman, Miguel Castro go to Rockies in Tulowitzki trade

Jeff Hoffman, Miguel Castro and Jose Reyes are three of the four players the Colorado Rockies are receiving in return for Troy Tulowitzki — a haul that has left many people disappointed so far. Looking at the return, Colorado is getting back at least two young, lively arms. Jeff Hoffman is a 6-foot-4 right-handed pitcher...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

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