COLORADO ROCKIES NEWS

Rockies shut down by San Diego

San Diego 1, Colorado 0 When: 10:10 PM ET, Monday, September 22, 2014 Where: Petco Park, San Diego, California Temperature: 73° Umpires: Home – Bob Davidson, 1B – Hal Gibson III, 2B – Jordan Baker, 3B – Jerry Meals Attendance: 19770 By SportsDirect Inc. Padres 1, Rockies 0: Eric Stults tossed 6 1/3 solid innings and Rene Rivera ripped an RBI double among his two hits as...
Via Mile High Sports
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Failure to make changes might hurt the Colorado Rockies more than they think

Dick Monfort simply doesn't get it.Dick Monfort is fiercely loyal. Nearly everyone agrees on that.That is what everyone says about the Colorado Rockies owner. That is why he hasn't done what the owners of 27 other teams have done, some several times, since he hired Dan O'Dowd to be the general manager of the Rockies. Since 1999, when O'Dowd was brought on board, all...
Via Rockies Review
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

BTS Player of the Week – Colorado Rockies’ Wilin Rosario

By Anthony Weber Player of Week- Wilin Rosario (9/15-9/21) The Colorado Rockies as a team this 2014 MLB season are near the top of every batting statistical category.  Getting hits and scoring runs has not been the problem for this team that has the third worst record in baseball.  The trouble for the Rockies is that they have not been able to outscore their opponents, despite...
Via Beyond The Spread
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Getting Butler back is a relief

One game, specifically one win, might not mean much in the grand scheme of a 162-game season, but the Colorado Rockies 5-1 victory Saturday over the Arizona Diamondbacks had to, from the organization’s perspective, feel pretty darn good. Not only was it the Rockies fifth straight win, but right-hander Eddie Butler notched his first career win, tossing six innings of one-run, five...
Via Mile High Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rockies-Padres Preview

Despite their lowly record, the Colorado Rockies haven't quit. The same could be said of the San Diego Padres. The visiting Rockies go for their longest winning streak in 17 months Monday night when they try to end the Padres' four-game run. A week ago, Colorado (65-91) seemed headed for a third straight last-place finish in the NL West after totaling 11 runs with a .216...
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Colorado Rockies finish off home schedule with a sweep of the Diamondbacks

Coors Field closed it's doors for the season on Sunday.Believe it or not, the Colorado Rockies played a game on Sunday.It might seem hard to believe, as the entire focus of the Denver sports scene was on the Denver Broncos trip to Seattle to avenge their Super Bowl blowout loss.Strangely, the Rockies had more success over the weekend than the Broncos did. The Rockies got a good...
Via Rockies Review
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rockies finish off sweep of Arizona

Colorado 8, Arizona 3 When: 4:10 PM ET, Sunday, September 21, 2014 Where: Coors Field, Denver, Colorado Temperature: 65° Umpires: Home – Toby Basner, 1B – Bill Miller, 2B – Adrian Johnson, 3B – Mike Everitt Attendance: 29036 By SportsDirect Inc. Rockies 8, Diamondbacks 3: Rookie Rafael Ynoa drove in three runs for the second time in three games as Colorado completed...
Via Mile High Sports
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Cuddyer homers as Rockies sweep D-backs, 8-3

DENVER (AP) Michael Cuddyer homered, Rafael Ynoa drove in three runs and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-3 on Sunday. The Rockies swept a four-game series for the first time this season. It was their second sweep in as many homestands after going three months without one. Brandon Barnes had two hits two RBIs and Wilin Rosario also had two hits and scored three...
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Rockies sweep four-game series from D-backs

DENVER -- Michael Cuddyer homered, Rafael Ynoa drove in three runs and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-3 on Sunday. The Rockies swept a four-game series for the first time this season. It was their second sweep in as many homestands after going three months without one. Brandon Barnes had two hits two RBI and Wilin Rosario also had two hits and scored three runs...
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Rockies sweep four-game series from D-backs

DENVER -- Michael Cuddyer homered, Rafael Ynoa drove in three runs and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-3 on Sunday. The Rockies swept a four-game series for the first time this season. It was their second sweep in as many homestands after going three months without one. Brandon Barnes had two hits two RBI and Wilin Rosario also had two hits and scored three runs...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
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Eddie Butler shines in return to Colorado Rockies rotation

Much of the hope for the Colorado Rockies immediate future rests on Eddie Butler's right arm.On Saturday, Butler gave far more reason for excitement than he did in his lone big league start back in June. His six innings of one-run baseball was impressive, even if it came against the one team int he National League worse than the Rockies.Butler only struck out one, but he got...
Via Rockies Review
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies triumph in Butler’s return

Colorado 5, Arizona 1 When: 4:10 PM ET, Saturday, September 20, 2014 Where: Coors Field, Denver, Colorado Temperature: 77° Umpires: Home – Mike Everitt, 1B – Toby Basner, 2B – Bill Miller, 3B – Adrian Johnson Attendance: By SportsDirect Inc. Rockies 5, Diamondbacks 1: Corey Dickerson and Josh Rutledge each went 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs while Eddie Butler earned...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

D-backs drop third straight to Rockies

DENVER -- Eddie Butler pitched six solid innings for his first major league win and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Saturday. Corey Dickerson and Josh Rutledge homered for the Rockies, who have won five straight for the first time since June 11-15. Butler (1-1) made his debut against the Los Angeles Dodgers on June 6 and went on the disabled list with right...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

D-backs drop third straight to Rockies

DENVER -- Eddie Butler pitched six solid innings for his first major league win and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Saturday. Corey Dickerson and Josh Rutledge homered for the Rockies, who have won five straight for the first time since June 11-15. Butler (1-1) made his debut against the Los Angeles Dodgers on June 6 and went on the disabled list with right...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Butler, Rockies top D-backs 5-1

DENVER (AP) Eddie Butler pitched six solid innings for his first major league win and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Saturday. Corey Dickerson and Josh Rutledge homered for the Rockies, who have won five straight for the first time since June 11-15. Butler (1-1) made his debut against the Los Angeles Dodgers on June 6 and went on the disabled list with...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Cuddyer wows with his bat as Colorado Rockies avoid 100 losses

Michael Cuddyer is fun to watch, but should the Rox re-sign him?Crisis averted.The Colorado Rockies will not lose 100 games, as so many had predicted that they would. A 15-2 drubbing of the Arizona Diamondbacks at Coors Field ensured that the most they can lose is 99 games. Two more wins in their final nine games will keep them from posting a franchise-worst record.The hero on Friday...
Via Rockies Review
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cuddyer's career-high 7 RBI lead Rockies to rout of D-backs

DENVER -- Michael Cuddyer hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high seven runs, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 15-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. Jordan Lyles pitched six strong innings for his first win in six weeks. Rafael Ynoa added four hits and three RBI and Wilin Rosario had three hits and two RBI for the Rockies, who moved a game up on last-place...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies slam last-place D-backs

DENVER -- Michael Cuddyer hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high seven runs, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 15-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. Jordan Lyles pitched six strong innings for his first win in six weeks. Rafael Ynoa added four hits and three RBI, and Wilin Rosario had three hits and two RBI for the Rockies, who moved a game up on last-place...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cuddyer's 7 RBIs lead Rockies past D-backs, 15-3

DENVER (AP) Michael Cuddyer hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high seven runs, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 15-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. Jordan Lyles pitched six strong innings for his first win in six weeks. Rafael Ynoa added four hits and three RBIs and Wilin Rosario had three hits and two RBIs for the Rockies, who moved a game up on last...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies slam last-place D-backs

DENVER -- Michael Cuddyer hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high seven runs, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 15-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. Jordan Lyles pitched six strong innings for his first win in six weeks. Rafael Ynoa added four hits and three RBI, and Wilin Rosario had three hits and two RBI for the Rockies, who moved a game up on last-place...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Farm system didn’t need a change in scenery

The timing of the announcement could not have been better. Tucked in the middle of a series-clinching drubbing of the division-leading Los Angeles Dodgers and relegated to the back pages by the ongoing misadventures of the NFL, the word that the Colorado Rockies were officially ending their 22-year affiliation with the triple-A Colorado Springs Sky Sox barely caused a ripple in the...
Via Mile High Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Nolan Arenado's season could be over

It is not often that players are sidelined due to pneumonia, but Rockies Gold Glove third baseman Nolan Arenado is on the road to recovery after the illness and his season may be over according to Patrick Saunders.#Rockies Nolan Arenado better but days good chance he'll miss rest of season.— Patrick Saunders (@psaundersdp) September 18, 2014While the Rockies have a powerful...
Via MLB Injury News
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies win on Wilin Rosario walk-off home run

Wilin Rosario has the power to be a big impact bat.What might have been.That is the phrase that fans of the Colorado Rockies have been saying all season long when it comes to Wilin Rosario. Throughout the course of the season, the catcher has proven to be yet another disappointment in a long line of disappointing catching prospects for the Rockies.Heading into the 2014 season, many...
Via Rockies Review
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rosario’s big night secures win

Colorado 7, Arizona 6 When: 8:40 PM ET, Thursday, September 18, 2014 Where: Coors Field, Denver, Colorado Temperature: 84° Umpires: Home – Bill Miller, 1B – Adrian Johnson, 2B – Mike Everitt, 3B – Toby Basner Attendance: 23775 By SportsDirect Inc. Rockies 7, Diamondbacks 6: Wilin Rosario belted a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning – his fourth hit of the game...
Via Mile High Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rosario 2-run HR in 9th, Rockies beat D-Backs

DENVER (AP) Wilin Rosario hit a two-out, two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-6 on Thursday night. Rosario finished with four hits to lift the Rockies into a fourth-place tie with Arizona in the NL West. Corey Dickerson led off the ninth with a single against Addison Reed (1-7). Two outs later Rosario...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss
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