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Colorado Rockies early keys to success

It’s no surprise that Troy Tulowitzki has been a part of the Colorado Rockies early success.   The Colorado Rockies are 10-9 and have won four of their last five. Not only have the Rox been the hottest team offensively so far this season, they have climbed to third place in the NL West. Yes it is early, and yes the Colorado Rockies were one of the hottest teams in baseball early...
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WATCH: Squirrel Interupts Phillies/Rockies Game

During the bottom of the third inning in last night’s National League matchup between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Colorado Rockies, the crowd went wild and the announcers weren’t sure what was going on. A squirrel had somehow made it onto the field of play and the umpires had to pause the game several times for a few seconds as the squirrel ran around for over five minutes...
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Colorado Rockies: Todd Helton’s replacement

Replacing a legend is tough. Replacing a legend with a former MVP makes the transition easier. 2014 marks the first season in 18 years without Todd Helton at first base wearing the purple and black. While the 2013 season marked the Helton farewell tour, the 2014 seaon marks the beginning of the post Helton era and a new everyday face at first base. That new face is Justin Morneau...
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Jordan Lyles continues turning heads with another dominant outing for the Colorado Rockies

Jordan Lyles has been impressive for the Rockies so far.When the Colorado Rockies dealt Dexter Fowler to the Houston Astros, the majority of Rockies fans scrambled to Baseball-Reference.com to find out who Jordan Lyles and Brandon Barnes were.Nothing on that website could have introduced fans to Lyles the way that he has so far in the 2014 campaign. After three strong starts to begin...
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Rogue Squirrel Interrupts Play During Phillies-Rockies Game (Video)

Squirrel commentary was a thing during Saturday night’s Philadelphia Phillies-Colorado Rockies game. During the third inning, a squirrel ran onto the infield at Coors Field, causing play to be stopped multiple times and hilarity to ensue. The players and umpires stood and watched until it was a safe distance away from the action, and the television announcers had a field day...
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Michael Cuddyer day-to-day for Rockies

The Rockies are hoping to avoid a DL stint for one of their regular players. Michael Cuddyer led off the top of the seventh inning at Petco Park against San Diego with a 1-1 Baltimore chop. It was fielded at short and Cuddyer was thrown out, but as he crossed the bag, he grabbed at his hamstring area, prompting immediate worry. The 35-year old outfielder went straight to the clubhouse...
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DraftKings – Top O’ The Morneau To You

So I've been leading with pitchers all the time. That shizz is seriously gonna get boring fast. And believe me, I've been married for basically 10 years so I know boring. I ain't playin' DraftKings to feel like all I got is top or bottom! TMI? Yeah, TMI...but I'm gonna do things a little differently because I feel like it. And because Justin Morneau is feeling...
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Rockies' Michael Cuddyer (hamstring) is day-to-day

Michael Cuddyer, who got right back into action after colliding with a wall in San Diego on Tuesday, left Thursday afternoon's game in the 7th inning with a cramp in his left hamstring, reports Thomas Harding of MLB.com. (Video here). Cuddyer was replaced in right field by Brandon Barnes, as the Colorado Rockies defeated the San Diego Padres 3-1. He expects to be out of the...
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Franklin Morales states his case for staying in the rotation for Colorado Rockies

Franklin Morales was great on Thursday.It wasn't the typical gem, but it still qualifies as one.With the eyes of the Denver sports world waiting for the Avalanche's incredible come from behind win, Franklin Morales was quietly stating his case for a permanent spot in the Colorado Rockies starting rotation.For some reason, when Morales pitches, the sense of confidence and...
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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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3 days ago  |  Discuss

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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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...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

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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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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5 days ago  |  Discuss

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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