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Grichuk, Leake lead Cardinals to win over Rockies 
Grichuk, Leake lead Cardinals to win over Rockies 

By: - 0 22 hr ago

ST. LOUIS — Randal Grichuk hit a two-run homer, Mike Leake pitched seven scoreless innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 8-2 on...

Paul Klee: They're alive! Colorado Rockies close record-tying stretch with Coors Field home run derby
Paul Klee: They're alive! Colorado Rockies close record-tying stretch with Coors Field home run derby

By: Paul Klee - 0 Yesterday

DENVER — If the bats are alive and raking, the Rockies have a chance. They have a chance — an 81-percent chance, according to fivethirtyeight.com —...

Marquez, Rockies beat Pirates after benches empty 
Marquez, Rockies beat Pirates after benches empty 

By: - 0 Sun, Jul 23, 2017

DENVER — In the midst of a dominating outing, German Marquez had one wayward pitch that fueled a near brawl. Marquez matched a career best with nine...

Marquez, Rockies beat Pirates 7-3 after benches empty
Marquez, Rockies beat Pirates 7-3 after benches empty

By: 0 Sun, Jul 23, 2017

DENVER (AP) — In the midst of a dominating outing, German Marquez had one wayward pitch that fueled a near brawl. Marquez matched a career best with...

Bell has 4 hits, McCutchen 3 as Pirates beat Rockies 13-5
Bell has 4 hits, McCutchen 3 as Pirates beat Rockies 13-5

By: - 0 Fri, Jul 21, 2017

DENVER — Rookie Josh Bell had a career-high four hits, Andrew McCutchen had three hits and reached base five times, and the surging Pittsburgh Pirates...

Arenado hits 3 homers, powers Rockies past Padres
Arenado hits 3 homers, powers Rockies past Padres

By: - 0 Thu, Jul 20, 2017

DENVER — To fire up Nolan Arenado , just give him a day off. His manager mandated he sit a game, and Arenado stewed over it for a night...

Slumping Carlos Gonzalez leads Rockies to 1,000th win at Coors Field, third straight overall
Slumping Carlos Gonzalez leads Rockies to 1,000th win at Coors Field, third straight overall

By: - 0 Wed, Jul 19, 2017

DENVER — The hot-hitting Gerardo Parra hasn't uttered a word to good friend Carlos Gonzalez about his prolonged slump. There's no reason to. "Even if...

Garrett Cooper's bat has continued tear after moving from Sky Sox to Yankees
Garrett Cooper's bat has continued tear after moving from Sky Sox to Yankees

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Tue, Jul 18, 2017

Garrett Cooper made the leap from the Sky Sox to New York Yankees late last week. On Monday, his bat fully joined him on the trip. Cooper went...

Rockies win back-to-back games for first time in nearly a month behind Marquez, Blackmon
Rockies win back-to-back games for first time in nearly a month behind Marquez, Blackmon

By: - 0 Tue, Jul 18, 2017

DENVER — Here's quite a changeup: German Marquez shook off throwing his 98-mph fastball at times in favor of his offspeed pitches. It just...

Blackmon, Marquez propel Rockies to 9-6 win over Padres
Blackmon, Marquez propel Rockies to 9-6 win over Padres

By: 0 Tue, Jul 18, 2017

DENVER (AP) — Here's quite a changeup: German Marquez shook off throwing his 98-mph fastball at times in favor of his offspeed pitches. It just made...

Ian Desmond returns from DL, sparks Rockies to rout of Mets
Ian Desmond returns from DL, sparks Rockies to rout of Mets

By: - 0 Sun, Jul 16, 2017

NEW YORK — Ian Desmond provided an instant spark for the slumping Rockies in his return from the disabled list, and Nolan Arenado hit one of Colorado's...

Bruce, Lugo power Mets to another blowout win over reeling Rockies
Bruce, Lugo power Mets to another blowout win over reeling Rockies

By: - 0 Sun, Jul 16, 2017

NEW YORK — Jay Bruce and pitcher Seth Lugo homered during an early barrage that sent the New York Mets past Colorado 9-3 on Saturday night for their...

DeGrom wins 6th straight start, Mets rout Rockies
DeGrom wins 6th straight start, Mets rout Rockies

By: - 0 Sat, Jul 15, 2017

NEW YORK — Fresh off the All-Star break, Jacob deGrom and the New York Mets looked far more like contenders than the Colorado Rockies. DeGrom came...

Rockies’ Chad Bettis pitches two strong innings in first rehab start with Yard Goats
Rockies’ Chad Bettis pitches two strong innings in first rehab start with Yard Goats

By: - 0 Fri, Jul 14, 2017

Chad Bettis’ next big step was a big success. The Rockies right-hander, working his way back from testicular cancer, made his first rehab start...

Yankees make trade for Sky Sox first baseman Garrett Cooper
Yankees make trade for Sky Sox first baseman Garrett Cooper

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Thu, Jul 13, 2017

The New York Yankees came calling for Sky Sox slugger Garrett Cooper. Milwaukee on Thursday sent the 26-year-old Colorado Springs first baseman to...

Iconic Coors Field beer vendor loses brain cancer battle, dies at 61
Iconic Coors Field beer vendor loses brain cancer battle, dies at 61

By: - 0 Tue, Jul 11, 2017

A beloved beer vendor who worked at Coors Field since the Colorado Rockies' first season has died.

Rockies teammates watched nervously, worked hard as Freeland chased historic no-hitter
Rockies teammates watched nervously, worked hard as Freeland chased historic no-hitter

By: Michael Persak - 0 Mon, Jul 10, 2017

Jordan Lyles was up and down in the bullpen throughout the eighth and ninth innings for the Rockies in Sunday's game, preparing for a game he didn't...

Kyle Freeland narrowly misses out on first no-hitter by a Rockies pitcher at Coors Field
Kyle Freeland narrowly misses out on first no-hitter by a Rockies pitcher at Coors Field

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sun, Jul 9, 2017

DENVER — Never underestimate the mental fortitude of a Colorado guy. Salute, Kyle Freeland. The Denver native and Thomas Jefferson graduate came so...

Anderson homer in 9th lifts White Sox past Rockies
Anderson homer in 9th lifts White Sox past Rockies

By: - 0 Sun, Jul 9, 2017

DENVER — Tim Anderson was looking for another fastball. And, when it came, there was no getting it by him. Anderson homered off Colorado closer Greg...

David Ramsey: Does baseball, struggling for young TV viewers,  need a clock to quicken pace?
David Ramsey: Does baseball, struggling for young TV viewers, need a clock to quicken pace?

By: David Ramsey - 0 Fri, Jul 7, 2017

DENVER - Major League Baseball has a problem. As American life becomes less leisurely, the pace of MLB games is becoming more leisurely. Is using a...

Arenado drives in 5 runs as Rockies rout White Sox 12-4
Arenado drives in 5 runs as Rockies rout White Sox 12-4

By: - 0 Fri, Jul 7, 2017

DENVER — Nolan Arenado homered and drove in five runs, German Marquez tossed seven strong innings and had two hits, and the Colorado Rockies'...

Paul Klee: Toughest call of Colorado Rockies' season is removing Carlos Gonzalez from the lineup
Paul Klee: Toughest call of Colorado Rockies' season is removing Carlos Gonzalez from the lineup

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Jul 7, 2017

DENVER — Just a guess, but there were probably 15,000 people still hanging out at Coors Field when Carlos Gonzalez struck out with an awkward, flailing...

Romano gets first major league win, Reds beat Rockies
Romano gets first major league win, Reds beat Rockies

By: - 0 Thu, Jul 6, 2017

DENVER — Sal Romano didn't have the ball but the rookie right-hander did have a souvenir under his right eye to commemorate his first major league win....

Jon Gray blasts long home run, Rockies hold off Reds
Jon Gray blasts long home run, Rockies hold off Reds

By: - 0 Thu, Jul 6, 2017

DENVER — Jon Gray hit his first career homer an estimated 467 feet — the farthest by any Rockies player this season — and pitched effectively...

Bailey picks up 1st win since Aug. 12, Reds beat Rockies
Bailey picks up 1st win since Aug. 12, Reds beat Rockies

By: - 0 Wed, Jul 5, 2017

DENVER — Homer Bailey went six solid innings for his first win since Aug. 12, Billy Hamilton had a two-out, two-run single after missing a game with a...

Woody Paige: Colorado Rockies can reach 3 million fans, with some help from Carlos Gonzalez
Woody Paige: Colorado Rockies can reach 3 million fans, with some help from Carlos Gonzalez

By: Woody Paige - 0 Wed, Jul 5, 2017

This is a special statistic: The Rockies will surpass 1.5 million in attendance this week and could reach 3 million for the first time since 2001....

Tapia finishes single shy of cycle, Rockies beat Reds
Tapia finishes single shy of cycle, Rockies beat Reds

By: - 0 Tue, Jul 4, 2017

DENVER — Rookie Raimel Tapia finished a single shy of the cycle, Charlie Blackmon lined a solo shot after it was announced he would participate in the...

Marte's hit in 9th lifts Diamondbacks over Rockies
Marte's hit in 9th lifts Diamondbacks over Rockies

By: - 0 Mon, Jul 3, 2017

PHOENIX — The Arizona Diamondbacks gathered before Sunday's game to celebrate the players who made the NL All-Star team. By the end of the day, they...

Captain Earthman enters hospice care as his return to “the mothership” nears
Captain Earthman enters hospice care as his return to “the mothership” nears

By: - 0 Mon, Jul 3, 2017

Renowned Rockies vendor Brent Doeden, better known to fans as Captain Earthman, has entered hospice care at his Arvada home due to the recent rapid...

Sky Sox shortstop Mauricio Dubon found path to America, baseball career through missionaries
Sky Sox shortstop Mauricio Dubon found path to America, baseball career through missionaries

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Sat, Jul 1, 2017

Mauricio Dubon had no interest in attending the clinic that changed his life. Scouts didn’t exactly flock to his native Honduras, which has yet to...

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