Colorado Rockies Not Ready to Compete With Teams Like Atlanta Braves

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The Colorado Rockies were given a stinging dose of reality on Tuesday, and it was much worse than the biting temperatures that engulfed the city of Denver. In a back-to-back battle of legitimate contenders — the Atlanta Braves — and […]

Wilton Lopez Hangs Another Loss on His Colorado Rockies

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I arrived home on Sunday afternoon in time to watch the bottom of the ninth inning of the Colorado Rockies loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks. Between plays, the announcer gave a quick recap of the game. He talked about how […]

Injury to Jhoulys Chacin Still a Mystery for Colorado Rockies

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Colorado Rockies pitcher Jhoulys Chacin is scheduled to undergo an MRI exam on Monday but he’s already starting to feel better about his latest injury, according to Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post. Chacin was taken out of Friday night’s game […]

Colorado Rockies’ Pitcher Jhoulys Chacin Shows Talent With the Bat

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  On a night when the Colorado Rockies‘ offense was finally throttled, pitcher Jhoulys Chacin came to the rescue. Chacin flashed his brilliance from the mound, Friday night, holding the Arizona Diamondbacks to three hits in 6 1/3 innings and helping the Rockies to a […]

Colorado Rockies-New York Mets Game Rescheduled for June 27

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The New York Mets will return to Coors Field to play the Colorado Rockies on June 27, Major League Baseball announced on Thursday. The game will make up for Wednesday’s game which was postponed because of snow. The Mets, which […]

Colorado Rockies Have Chance to Pull Away from NL West Rivals

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If the Colorado Rockies are going to put any distance between themselves and their National League West opponents, now is the time to do it. The Arizona Diamondbacks will come to Coors Field for a three-game series beginning tonight. They’ll […]

Offense Carries Colorado Rockies to Top of NL West

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The San Francisco Giants, Arizona Diamondbacks, Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres woke up on Wednesday morning staring up at the Colorado Rockies in the division race, and fans of the Rockies can thank Carlos Gonzalez, Michael Cuddyer and […]

Colorado Rockies, New York Mets Keep Seeing Double

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It’s a week in which the baseball world is celebrating the achievements of Jackie Robinson and honoring the No. 42 he once wore. How fitting that Tuesday’s doubleheader was the 42nd in Colorado Rockies history. If you had taken a really […]

Todd Helton Still Producing for Colorado Rockies

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A recent Internet search turned up a blog posted a couple of months ago on this very website about Colorado Rockies first baseman Todd Helton. It seems that Helton was arrested for DUI in February, and the writer suggested that […]

MLB Network’s Larry Bowa, Harold Reynolds Clueless on Atlanta Braves vs. Washington Nationals

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Did you miss the coronation on Friday? Larry Bowa and Harold Reynolds were leading the parade on the MLB Network prior to the start of the three-game weekend series between the Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals. Each network analyst was […]

Colorado Rockies Manager Walt Weiss Sticking with Reliever Wilton Lopez

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It’s a manager’s job to do what’s right for his team. Sometimes that involves thinking about which player to use in certain situations. Sometimes it involves what is best for a particular player. But can a manager think too much? […]

Colorado Rockies Pitcher Wilton Lopez Not Getting the Job Done

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There is a pitcher on the Rockies’ staff who is quickly becoming one of the most overpriced players in baseball. His name is Wilton Lopez. In his case, the Colorado Rockies are paying $1.7625 million for a pitcher that the […]