Could the Colorado Rockies Deal Carlos Gonzalez?

It’s been a rough year for the Colorado Rockies. They got out to a nice start, but things have been downhill from there. As of now they own a 43-62 record, which puts them in last place in the NL West. While they have several attractive trade chips, the front office and ownership are seemingly at odds with regards to whether or not they should be traded. Carlos Gonzalez has been...
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Colorado Rockies trade rumors: Jorge De La Rosa edition

Jorge De La Rosa has a been a lone bright spot of an otherwise dreadful Colorado Rockies pitching staff this season. The 33-year-old lefty is 11-6 on the year, with a 4.16 ERA. He has been leaps and bounds better than any other Rockies starter. And the Rockies should trade him. Despite a solid season, De La Rosa is not taking the Rockies to the postseason this year. With July winding...
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Rockies Injury Update: Troy Tulowitzki has needle therapy on hip

The Colorado Rockies have struggled to a 43-62 record so far this season, last in the National League West. The pitching staff has let the Rockies down with a dismal 4.98 ERA, 30th in the Major Leagues. The offense has been a bright spot, particularly All Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki, who is leading the league in hitting. But Tulowitzki has been out with a hip flexor injury, which...
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Troy Tulowitzki: The must haves and the must avoids

Over the last few weeks, the Mets seem to have a different overall energy than they had in May or June resulting in a positive opening to the second half and each day the possibility grows that October baseball could return to Queens. However, there are holes to fill and holes that might grow as the deadline nears. There are current holes include leftfield and shortstop, while there...
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Just Say No to Tulo

Before you jump down my throat, give me a chance to explain. Rumors are running wild because the Mets allegedly made a phone call to the Colorado Rockies declaring their interest in acquiring either Troy Tulowitzki, who leads the National League in hitting, or Carlos Gonzalez, who is currently in the middle of one of his worst seasons as a pro. I’m not a fan of sacrificing huge...
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Troy Tulowitzki reportedly likes idea of replacing Derek Jeter

Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports As the MLB trade deadline approaches, the buzz around Rockies superstar shortstop Troy Tulowitzki is growing day by day. Tuluwitzki attended a Yankees game a few days ago, apparently he didn’t visit the Yankees stadium as a fan. Jon Heyman of reported: Friends of Tulowitzki say that while he hasn’t necessarily presented a list of pre...
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MLB Rumors: Troy Tulowitzki on the move?

The Colorado Rockies have had nothing but a disappointing season, started off very hot it seemed to be the year they could
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Rockies can’t solve Cubs’ Wada

Chi. Cubs 4, Colorado 1 When: 8:05 PM ET, Monday, July 28, 2014 Where: Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois Temperature: 63° Umpires: Home – Greg Gibson, 1B – Phil Cuzzi, 2B – Will Little, 3B – Gerry Davis Attendance: 29702 By SportsDirect Inc. Cubs 4, Rockies 1: Tsuyoshi Wada pitched seven strong innings for his first major-league win as host Chicago claimed the opener of...
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GUEST POST: History in Denver suggests that altitude shouldn't be an excuse for the Colorado Rockies

The Rockies use the altitude as an excuse.BY: TOM OLSONThe Denver Bears and Denver Zephyrs played baseball at altitude and played the game with success.  The City of Denver (as far as I know) has not shrunk in height over the years, as some older people do.  It is still the same altitude now as it has always been.  The climate has probably changed since the Denver Bears and Denver...
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Rockies Rumors: Troy Tulowitzki "would welcome a trade"

Baseball's juiciest open-secret keeps getting better.#180880915 / gettyimages.comBack on July 8th, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports quoted a friend of Troy Tulowitzki who joked, "I think the guy is going to lose his mind." This of course is understandable when you're one of the three best players in baseball and have given your twenties to a losing franchise.But Tulo...
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Injured Troy Tulowitzki Attends Yankees Game, Fuels Trade Rumors (Photo)

The Troy Tulowitzki trade rumors were flying over the weekend. The Colorado Rockies shortstop, who is currently on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hip flexor, took in the New York Yankees-Toronto Blue Jays game at Yankee Stadium on Sunday while he was in town for a doctor’s visit. Here is the picture of Troy Tulowitzki at the Yankees game that seems to have been deleted...
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Pirates believed to be interested in Hawkins

The Rockies don’t appear to be willing to make a major trade at Thursday’s non-waiver Trade Deadline, but interest could pick up in a smaller deal for closer LaTroy Hawkins. The Rockies won the first two games against the Pirates this weekend by big margins, so Hawkins was not forced into a save opportunity. However, the Pirates are believed to be interested in the 41-year-old...
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VIDEO: Rockies Announcers Are Sick of the Rockies Being Terrible

Colorado Rockies: 2011-present … Did I just witness that? - – - – - Also see …  PICTURE: Rockies fan created a Todd Helton centaur painting VIDEO: Troy Tulowitzki congratulates Rafael Betancourt’s crotch SP’s MLB page The post VIDEO: Rockies Announcers Are Sick of the Rockies Being Terrible appeared first on SportsPickle.
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On the DL again, Troy Tulowitzki took in a Yankees loss this weekend

Troy Tulowitzki is a bit of a tool, spelled correctly or not.Hondo blamed the team's access to pot for the 'Tulowizki' jersey's they gave out Saturday, but had no explanation for Troy's stupidity.The Colorado Rockies gave out 15,000 “Tulowizki” jerseys at Saturday night’s game against the Pirates, which must have made Tulowitzki proud. This apparently is...
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Rockies Injury Update: Jordan Lyles rehab result

The Colorado Rockies entered Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates with a record of 43-60, last in the National League West, despite being third in the Major Leagues in runs scored. The problem with the Rockies has been a dreadful pitching staff that is 30th in ERA at 4.96. There could be some help on the way in the next couple of weeks, as Jordan Lyles made his first...
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Anderson a dilemma for Rockies front office

Brett Anderson was sharp again Friday in the Rockies’ 8-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates, firing six and a third innings of shutout baseball to pick up his first victory of the season. Post-game, manager Walt Weiss appreciated Anderson’s mentality on the mound. “He knows what he wants to do, and he does it with a lot of conviction,” said Weiss.” The way he navigates a...
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Troy Tulowitzki attends Yankees game while on DL

Troy Tulowitzki has made no secret that he wants to play for a contender, and that reality seemed pretty evident Sunday when he decided to attend a New York Yankees game. Tulo is on the DL with a left hip injury that does not seem to be improving. He flew to Philadelphia to see a […]
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Creeper of the Week: Get Out of Your Rutledge With Some Josh-ing

Hello Razzballers! Happy Sunday before the non-waiver trade deadline. *Pops party popper* Today I bring you a Creeper that feels more like a buy, but because Josh Rutledge is only 7.4% owned, he qualifies for my purposes. This is the time of the year that we need to make moves fast, cut the dead weight and change how we value our players ROS. When an opportunity arises we need to...
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Rockies Spell Troy Tulowitzki’s Name Wrong On Giveaway Jerseys

The Colorado Rockies committed a major error when it came to their 15,000 jerseys replica giveaway at Coors field Saturday night against the Pirates. OH NO RT @_Bwoss_: .@purplerow dear god the #rockies misspelled the giveway Tulo jerseys. photo credit: vanessa wos — Purple Row (@PurpleRow) July 26, 2014 The post Rockies Spell Troy Tulowitzki’s Name...
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GUEST POST: Arenado and Matzek lead the way for Colorado Rockies

Arenado responded well to his benching the previous night.BY: ZACH MARBURGERNolan Arenado told reporters before yesterday’s game he was embarrassed by his lack of hustle in the Rockies’ win over the Pirates Friday. Saturday, he jogged out of the batter’s box again. Everything worked out ok this time, because he kept jogging all the way home.Arenado’s solo home run in the...
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What It Would Take To Land CarGo or Tulowitzki

Team insiders told Adam Rubin of ESPN New York that the Mets are not engaged in any substantive trade talks at present. However that does not mean something won’t materialize in the coming days and before Thursday’s 4 p.m. non-waiver trade deadline. A Mets source also “severely tempered” the recent buzz that the team inquired about Colorado superstars Troy Tulowitzki or Carlos...
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Rockies Mis-Spell Star Shortstop's Name on Jersey Giveaway

((ht:!It's bad enough the Colorado Rockies are already struggling through a painfully bad season. 43-60, with a ton of injuries.It's even worse when they do a jersey giveaway in the name of their best player....and spell his name wrong.Yes, they did this.Hey @Rockies this didn't work so well. #freegiveawayfail #tulowizki— Chris...
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Rockies Misspell Troy Tulowitzki’s Name on T-Shirt Giveaway (Photo)

The Colorado Rockies attempted to attract fans to the ballpark last night by giving away t-shirt jersey replicas of their star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki. Unfortunately, someone forgot to get the correct spelling of Tulowitzki, so fans all received t-shirts with his name spelled wrong. The Rockies released a statement trying to correct the mistake, but if you want to get fans hyped...
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Rockies beat the Pirates as Nolan Arenado atones for Friday night

In the 120 seconds that passed while Nolan Arenado got dressed at his locker Saturday for batting practice, the Rockies' second-year third baseman said some form of "I'm sorry" eight times. That's an apology every 15 seconds. Arenado, sheepish about his benching the night before for not running out a groundball, talked through his apology faster than he can...
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Troy Tulowitzki visited sports hernia surgeon about leg injury

Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki has been out of action since July 20. Placed on the disabled list it is currently unclear when Tulowitzki will return to the field. On Saturday the All-Star visited a sports hernia surgeon in Philadelphia about his strained left hip flexor. #Rockies SS Troy TulowitKi has flown to Philadelphia to consult with sports hernia surgeon Dr. William...
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