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Rockies' Jhoulys Chacin will make second rehab start on Friday

The Colorado Rockies have started the season with a 7-8 record, although third in runs scored and at the top in several other offensive categories. The problem is with a pitching staff that is 27th in ERA and 21st in quality starts. Help could be on the way before long, as right-hander Jhoulys Chacin is set to make his second rehab start on Friday. As reported by Thomas Harding...
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Inability to hit in clutch situations leaves Colorado Rockies in a familiar situation on the road

Jordan Pacheco had a rough night on Wednesday.The Colorado Rockies can't win on the road. Also, water is wet.The Rockies lost a 4-2 decision in San Diego on Wednesday night, dropping their record on their current seven-game road trip to 2-4. They have to salvage an early evening game on Thursday in order to come home without a predictably bad West Coast road trip.On Wednesday...
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Not time to hit the panic button on De La Rosa

It is not that pitching has always been the Colorado Rockies Achilles’ heel. As an organization the Rockies have just simply always had to work differently with pitchers than other franchises. Pitching at altitude has mentally derailed many young Rockies prospects. Young, promising, pitchers have often been know to wilt under the unique circumstances of pitching at Coors Field...
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20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Prospect Watch: Ryan McMahon- Colorado Rockies

The Colorado Rockies have two pitching prospects who get all the publicity. Jon Gray and Eddie Butler will soon headline the Colorado rotation, but pitching isn’t the only thing they have stockpiled in their system.The Rockies are known for drafting/signing quarterbacks; Seth Smith, Todd Helton and Russell Wilson are just a few names that come to mind. Now you can add Ryan McMahon...
Via The MLB Nation
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Nicasio solid in Rockies' 3-2 win over Padres

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Pitcher Juan Nicasio dug down and gave the Colorado Rockies exactly what they needed. After a rough first inning, Nicasio settled in and threw six solid innings to help save a depleted bullpen as the Rockies got a rare road win with a 3-2 win over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night. With set-up reliever Rex Brothers sitting for a couple of days after two consecutive...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
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Juan Nicasio's education continued in Rockies' win over Padres

The education of Juan Nicasio continued Tuesday night in the Rockies' 3-2 victory over the San Diego Padres. A quartet of relievers finished the job, with closer LaTroy Hawkins notching his third save with a crisp ninth inning that ended with a 5-4-3 double play. Always blessed with a thunderbolt four-seam fastball, Nicasio is learning how to master his slider and split-finger...
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Juan Nicasio shows that he has taken huge steps forward for the Colorado Rockies

Juan Nicasio showed his huge steps on Tuesday night.One pitch Juan.That is what would have been an appropriate nickname for Colorado Rockies starter Juan Nicasio in 2013. The right-hander threw his four seemed fastball literally 95 percent of the time. After being rushed to the big leagues, it was the only pitch that was good enough to use at the big league level.On Tuesday night...
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Nicasio solid in Rockies' 3-2 win over Padres

SAN DIEGO (AP) Juan Nicasio pitched six solid innings and the Colorado Rockies recorded a rare road victory with a 3-2 win over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night.
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Nicasio solid in Rockies' 3-2 win over Padres

SAN DIEGO (AP) Juan Nicasio pitched six solid innings and the Colorado Rockies recorded a rare road victory with a 3-2 win over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night.
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Nicasio solid in Rockies' 3-2 win over Padres

SAN DIEGO (AP) Juan Nicasio pitched six solid innings and the Colorado Rockies recorded a rare road victory with a 3-2 win over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night.
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Nicasio solid in Rockies' 3-2 win over Padres

SAN DIEGO (AP) Juan Nicasio pitched six solid innings and the Colorado Rockies recorded a rare road victory with a 3-2 win over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night.
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Nicasio solid in Rockies' 3-2 win over Padres

SAN DIEGO (AP) Juan Nicasio pitched six solid innings and the Colorado Rockies recorded a rare road victory with a 3-2 win over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday night.
Via FOXSports.com
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PHOTO: Rockies' Anderson posts broken finger on Instagram

Rockies pitcher Brett Anderson is going to be out for 4-6 weeks after breaking a finger. It wasn't while pitching, but during one of the many really productive at-bats pitchers tend to have. How broke was it?Take a look at his X-ray.Now go ahead and say "Ouch!" while looking at your finger and be glad that isn't your hand. Loading...
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Brett Anderson shares X-ray of finger he broke while batting

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Brett Anderson has landed on the disabled list with a broken finger. He broke the index finger on his left hand while swinging at a pitch over the weekend. And for those of you who didn’t believe he is actually hurt, Anderson shared a photo of his X-ray on Instagram. We […]
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

UPDATED: Rockies' Michael Cuddyer (bruised elbow) is day-to-day

Colorado Rockies All-Star right-fielder Michael Cuddyer left under his own power after colliding with the outfield wall in tonight's game against the San Diego Padres (video here). Cuddyer, who won the NL batting title in 2013, apparently injured his right arm or elbow as he was chasing down a triple hit by the Padres' Alexi Amarista.UPDATE: 4/15/2014 8:00 a.m. Nothing broken...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies' Brett Anderson (finger) to have surgery

Colorado Rockies lefty Brett Anderson will undergo surgery Thursday to repair the left finger he broke on Saturday, reports Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post. Small pins will be inserted to align the bones, allowing Anderson some movement and avoiding a splint. The pins will be removed in a couple of weeks. The Rockies called up outfielder Corey Dickerson from Triple-A Colorado...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Another heartbreaking loss for the Colorado Rockies in first game of set at Petco Park

Jordan Lyles struggled the second time through.A fan of the Colorado Rockies without chunks of hair missing might not be a real fan.Year-in and year-out, the Rockies head west on their charter plane only to watch their record and spot in the standings plummet. It is inexpiable. On Monday night in San Diego, one of the few visiting parks where the Rockies play well, Colorado blew...
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Rockies' Cuddyer injures right elbow

SAN DIEGO (AP) Colorado Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer crashed into the right-field message board Monday night and left the game with a bruised right elbow.
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Rockies' Michael Cuddyer injured after collding with outfield wall

Colorado Rockies All-Star right-fielder Michael Cuddyer left under his own power after colliding with the outfield wall in tonight's game against the San Diego Padres. Cuddyer, who won the NL batting title in 2013, apparently injured his right arm or elbow as he was chasing down a triple hit by the Padres' Alexi Amarista.Sports Injury Alert will provide more information as...
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Brett Anderson lands on DL, water is wet

It isn’t baseball season until Brett Anderson lands on the disabled list. Sure enough, the Rockies placed him there yesterday due to a broken finger. Anderson out likely 4-6 weeks. Morales expected to replace him. Awful luck for anderson — Troy Renck (@TroyRenck) April 13, 2014 Anderson suffered the injury while hitting, which just goes to show what a great idea it was for Colorado...
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Brett Anderson lands on DL, water is wet

It isn’t baseball season until Brett Anderson lands on the disabled list. Sure enough, the Rockies placed him there yesterday due to a broken finger. Anderson out likely 4-6 weeks. Morales expected to replace him. Awful luck for anderson — Troy Renck (@TroyRenck) April 13, 2014 Anderson suffered the injury while hitting, which just goes to show what a great idea it was for Colorado...
Via Bloguin Best
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GUEST POST: Can the Colorado Rockies stay healthy enough to compete in the NL West?

Can Troy Tulowitzki stay healthy for the Rockies?By: Cameron ParonsWith two straight last place finishes in the NL West, the Rockies are the team to be overlooked as many will do. An easy team to shrug off, the Colorado Rockies are going to surprise some people this year as well as make a push for a wild card spot. The potent Rockies lineup along with a rotation that can compete...
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Padres' Stults looking to continue magic over Rockies

What's not to like about San Diego? Great weather, the ocean, beaches. Why, Rockies right-hander Jordan Lyles loves the place.
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Rockies' Jhoulys Chacin will make first rehab start Tuesday

Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin has started the 2014 season on the disabled list due to a right shoulder strain and inflammation. If there are no setbacks, the hurler is aiming to return by mid-May. He's taking another step this week toward making that a reality.   Thomas Harding of MLB.com tweeted the next step in the recovery process for Chacin:#Rockies...
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Brett Anderson, Rockies pitcher, out 4-6 weeks with broken finger

Brett Anderson walked into the clubhouse with a taped left index finger Sunday and left the trainer's room with it packed in ice and heavily wrapped in an Ace bandage. Even before manager Walt Weiss revealed a word, Anderson's chances of landing on the disabled list increased dramatically. An X-ray confirmed a broken index finger. He will see a hand specialist in Denver...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

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