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Baez, Schwarber homer, Cubs hammer Rockies
Baez, Schwarber homer, Cubs hammer Rockies

By: - 0 3 hr ago

DENVER — The Chicago Cubs swung hot bats on a cold, damp night in Denver. Javier Baez and Kyle Schwarber each had a homer and four RBIs, and the Cubs...

Rockies fall short of sweep, get pasted by Pirates
Rockies fall short of sweep, get pasted by Pirates

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Sean Rodriguez hit a two-run home run that backed Chad Kuhl and helped the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Colorado Rockies 10-2 on Wednesday...

Rockies' Chad Bettis, 3 relievers shut out Pirates at snowy PNC Park
Rockies' Chad Bettis, 3 relievers shut out Pirates at snowy PNC Park

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Chad Bettis pitched into the eighth inning and combined with three relievers on a five-hitter, and the Colorado Rockies beat the...

Trevor Story's 3-run blast boosts Rockies past Pirates
Trevor Story's 3-run blast boosts Rockies past Pirates

By: - 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

PITTSBURGH — Trevor Story drilled a three-run home run, German Marquez pitched six effective innings and the Colorado Rockies kept their road surge...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sun, Apr 15, 2018

No. 10 World men's hockey championships start Thursday in Denmark No. 9 NASCAR's top teams head to Richmond, Va., on Saturday No. 8 Local college...

Arenado begins serving 5-game suspension on Saturday
Arenado begins serving 5-game suspension on Saturday

By: - 0 Sat, Apr 14, 2018

WASHINGTON — Colorado third baseman Nolan Arenado has dropped his appeal and immediately will begin serving his five-game suspension from Major League...

LeMahieu homers twice to lead Rockies to 5-1 win over Nats
LeMahieu homers twice to lead Rockies to 5-1 win over Nats

By: 0 Thu, Apr 12, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — DJ LeMahieu carried the Colorado Rockies' offense on Thursday. The second baseman homered twice, added two doubles and drove in a...

Video: Nolan Arenado leads bench-clearing brawl, Rockies beat Padres
Video: Nolan Arenado leads bench-clearing brawl, Rockies beat Padres

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Apr 11, 2018

A bench-clearing brawl occurred during Wednesday's game between the Colorado Rockies and the San Diego Padres. Padres pitcher Luis Perdomo threw...

Richards homers, helps pitch Padres over Rockies
Richards homers, helps pitch Padres over Rockies

By: - 0 Tue, Apr 10, 2018

DENVER — Pitcher Clayton Richard's no-doubt, three-run homer that reached the second deck at Coors Field helped the San Diego Padres withstand Carlos...

Sean Newcomb dazzles, Braves beat Rockies 4-0
Sean Newcomb dazzles, Braves beat Rockies 4-0

By: - 0 Mon, Apr 9, 2018

DENVER (AP) — The surprising Atlanta Braves surged behind their bats through the first week of the season. Now, they're getting some nice starting...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sat, Apr 7, 2018

No. 10 Other prep highlights include girls' golf at Air Academy Kadet Invite Friday at Eisenhower. and at Four Mile Ranch on Monday No. 9 The...

Paul Klee: Cold? Nah. Cheyenne Mountain's Brandon McCarthy ices Rockies on Coors Field's opening day
Paul Klee: Cold? Nah. Cheyenne Mountain's Brandon McCarthy ices Rockies on Coors Field's opening day

By: Paul Klee - 0 Sat, Apr 7, 2018

DENVER — Cold? Pshhh. Not for a Colorado guy. “It felt like high school baseball. I don’t mind pitching in cold. I was used to it growing up,"...

Rockies lose to Braves, Cheyenne Mountain grad in second-coldest game in Coors Field history
Rockies lose to Braves, Cheyenne Mountain grad in second-coldest game in Coors Field history

By: - 0 Fri, Apr 6, 2018

DENVER  — Cheyenne Mountain High School graduate Brandon McCarthy pitched six solid innings and delivered a two-run double that chased German...

Paul Klee: On Coors Field's Opening Day, Rockies return to postseason depends on starting pitching — weather or not
Paul Klee: On Coors Field's Opening Day, Rockies return to postseason depends on starting pitching — weather or not

By: Paul Klee - 0 Fri, Apr 6, 2018

DENVER — At long last, we’ll have the answer: At the center of the sports universe, does it snow? Going back-to-back-to-back, the Nuggets...

Rockies rally in 9th vs Hand to beat Padres, take 3 of 4
Rockies rally in 9th vs Hand to beat Padres, take 3 of 4

By: - 0 Thu, Apr 5, 2018

SAN DIEGO — Ryan McMahon drew a bases-loaded walk off All-Star closer Brad Hand to break a scoreless tie in the ninth inning and DJ LeMahieu added a...

Jon Gray, Rockies shut down Padres
Jon Gray, Rockies shut down Padres

By: - 0 Thu, Apr 5, 2018

SAN DIEGO — Jon Gray bounced back nicely from an opening day loss. He did it crisply, too. Gray pitched seven scoreless innings, Trevor Story and Ian...

Rockies, Charlie Blackmon agree on 6-year deal
Rockies, Charlie Blackmon agree on 6-year deal

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 4, 2018

Charlie Blackmon’s run with the Colorado Rockies will continue. The Rockies announced Wednesday that they have agreed to terms on a six-year contract...

Woody Paige: Colorado Rockies starting pitchers need to be like Rolling Stones
Woody Paige: Colorado Rockies starting pitchers need to be like Rolling Stones

By: Woody Paige - 0 Wed, Apr 4, 2018

If the Rockies aspire to reach the postseason again, their young pitching rotation must be The Stones. "Start Me Up,'' "Let It Loose'' and "Paint It...

Rookie hits 3 homers against Rockies, Padres get 1st win of 2018
Rookie hits 3 homers against Rockies, Padres get 1st win of 2018

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 4, 2018

SAN DIEGO — Curtain calls don't happen often at Petco Park, which made the night even more special for Christian Villanueva. The rookie hit three...

Rockies hit 3 home runs to beat winless Padres
Rockies hit 3 home runs to beat winless Padres

By: - 0 Tue, Apr 3, 2018

SAN DIEGO — It wasn't nerves, just a dose of excitement that had Chad Bettis out of sorts on the mound. But after three shaky innings in his season...

Charlie Blackmon homers twice, Rockies beat Diamondbacks
Charlie Blackmon homers twice, Rockies beat Diamondbacks

By: - 0 Sun, Apr 1, 2018

PHOENIX — With two big swings, Charlie Blackmon provided just enough offense to salvage the finale of Colorado's season-opening series in Arizona....

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: - 0 Sun, Apr 1, 2018

No. 10 World Cup freestyle wrestling takes place Saturday and Sunday in Iowa City, with or without Russia No. 9 Local college highlights include the...

Ahmed's career-best 5 RBIs lift D-backs past Rockies
Ahmed's career-best 5 RBIs lift D-backs past Rockies

By: - 0 Sat, Mar 31, 2018

PHOENIX — Nick Ahmed has long been labeled a good-fielding but light-hitting shortstop. "It's not who I want to be," he said. He put on a good show...

Lamb's 4 RBIs help Diamondbacks beat Rockies in season opener
Lamb's 4 RBIs help Diamondbacks beat Rockies in season opener

By: - 0 Fri, Mar 30, 2018

PHOENIX — Four years after Tommy John surgery derailed his anticipated opening day start, Patrick Corbin got another chance and made the most of it,...

Paul Klee: The Colorado Rockies are 25. Are they all grown up?
Paul Klee: The Colorado Rockies are 25. Are they all grown up?

By: Paul Klee - 0 Wed, Mar 28, 2018

DENVER — This, right here, is a pretty decent example of where the Colorado Rockies stand compared to any other time in...

Woody Paige: Chris Iannetta could be last man standing from Colorado Rockies playoff teams
Woody Paige: Chris Iannetta could be last man standing from Colorado Rockies playoff teams

By: Woody Paige - 0 Wed, Mar 28, 2018

Scottsdale, Ariz. - For six years Chris Iannetta assumed that the next time he'd wear a Rockies' jersey would be at an old-timers reunion. "Once you...

No Opening Day: Ex-major leaguers struggle with retirement
No Opening Day: Ex-major leaguers struggle with retirement

By: - 0 Mon, Mar 26, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO — Todd Helton now regularly drives his two daughters to school or other activities back home in Tennessee, a huge life change for...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: Jim O - 0 Sun, Mar 18, 2018

No. 10 The Colorado Rockies play exhibitions and get ever closer to their season opener March 29 No. 9 Local college highlights include Air Force...

Carlos Gonzalez, Rockies finalize $5M, 1-year contract
Carlos Gonzalez, Rockies finalize $5M, 1-year contract

By: - 0 Mon, Mar 12, 2018

The Colorado Rockies added another charismatic leader to their 2018 clubhouse. They certainly didn't have to look very far. Colorado finalized a $5...

The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday
The top 10 things to look for in sports from Colorado Springs next week, starting Monday

By: Jim O - 0 Sun, Mar 11, 2018

No. 10 Local college highlights include a big week of baseball, lacrosse and softball between Air Force, UCCS and Colorado College No. 9 Air Force...

Baseball Headlines

Thursday’s prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain’s Choi tops leaderboard for second time this season
Thursday’s prep roundup: Cheyenne Mountain’s Choi tops leaderboard for second time this season

By: Kevin Carmody - 0 Yesterday

GIRLS’ GOLF Lancer Invitational At Pine Creek Golf Club: Maxine Choi carded a six-over-par 78 to win top medalist honors for the second time this...

Robertson 'doesn't blink' in jam to lift Yanks over Jays
Robertson 'doesn't blink' in jam to lift Yanks over Jays

By: 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — David Robertson went wild and loaded the bases in the eighth inning, and the Yankees weren't all that concerned. "Whenever it's a...

Canon City baseball is embracing a 'blue-collar' mentality in midseason winning streak
Canon City baseball is embracing a 'blue-collar' mentality in midseason winning streak

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Through their last seven games, the Canon City baseball team has outscored opponents 78-14 on the way to a mid-season win streak. But despite the...

Lester, Heyward lead Cubs past Cardinals 8-5
Lester, Heyward lead Cubs past Cardinals 8-5

By: 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

CHICAGO (AP) — The Cubs made Jon Lester's job easier by staking him to an early lead. Lester was dominant through six innings of two-hit ball in his...

Martin slams helps Tigers send Orioles to 6th straight loss
Martin slams helps Tigers send Orioles to 6th straight loss

By: 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

DETROIT (AP) — The rebuilt Detroit Tigers dominated the Baltimore Orioles. Leonys Martin hit his first big league grand slam, Jeimer Candelario had...

Tuesday's prep roundup: A windy day leads to big baseball scores around Pikes Peak region
Tuesday's prep roundup: A windy day leads to big baseball scores around Pikes Peak region

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

BASEBALL Rampart 6, Fountain-Fort Carson 4 At Rampart: Unearned runs cost Fountain-Fort Carson a big 5A Colorado Springs Metro league game against...

Yelich makes snazzy grab in return from DL, Brewers top Reds
Yelich makes snazzy grab in return from DL, Brewers top Reds

By: 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich quickly made an impact in his return from the disabled list. The Milwaukee center fielder made a snazzy sliding...

A homer at home: Lindor's shot helps Indians top Twins 6-1
A homer at home: Lindor's shot helps Indians top Twins 6-1

By: 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A home run, at his homecoming. Say this for Francisco Lindor: He clearly has a flair for the dramatic. Playing as a big...

Gonzalez wins again at Citi Field, Nationals beat Mets 5-2
Gonzalez wins again at Citi Field, Nationals beat Mets 5-2

By: 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Gio Gonzalez has kidded about what makes him so successful at Citi Field — the Latin cuisine in the clubhouse, the jets that fly...

Peak Performer of the Week: Ereana McCallister, Harrison track and field
Peak Performer of the Week: Ereana McCallister, Harrison track and field

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

Harrison junior sprinter Ereana McCallister has the kind of burst that Panther track and field coach Al Melo wouldn’t mind seeing come off the edge for...

Monday's prep roundup: Coronado baseball earns walkoff win over Fountain-Fort Carson
Monday's prep roundup: Coronado baseball earns walkoff win over Fountain-Fort Carson

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

BASEBALL La Junta 5, The Classical Academy 4 At La Junta: TCA scored two runs in the top of the sixth inning to take a narrow one-run lead against...

Saturday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson boys' track and field captures Pomona Invitational
Saturday's prep roundup: Fountain-Fort Carson boys' track and field captures Pomona Invitational

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Sat, Apr 14, 2018

BASEBALL ECA 17, Elbert 3 (5 innings) At ECA: Cam Rawlings went 3 for 4 with two RBIs, and the Eagles extended their winning streak to three games...

TCA baseball triumphs in snowy league contest against Mitchell
TCA baseball triumphs in snowy league contest against Mitchell

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Sat, Apr 14, 2018

The Classical Academy and Mitchell baseball teams proved their toughness Friday afternoon, as they played part of their 4A Colorado Springs Metro...

Frazier homers twice, Mets top Brewers 6-5 to win 9th in row
Frazier homers twice, Mets top Brewers 6-5 to win 9th in row

By: 0 Sat, Apr 14, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Todd Frazier and the New York Mets are grinding out win after win after win, and he already has devised the team gesture. Frazier hit...

Friday's prep roundup: Palmer girls' lacrosse earns first win
Friday's prep roundup: Palmer girls' lacrosse earns first win

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Fri, Apr 13, 2018

BASEBALL Canon City 16, Sierra 0 At Sierra: Canon City extended its winning streak to four games with a 4A Colorado Metro league rout over Sierra....

Gonzalez homers to lead Rockies past Nationals 2-1
Gonzalez homers to lead Rockies past Nationals 2-1

By: - 0 Fri, Apr 13, 2018

WASHINGTON— Carlos Gonzalez homered and had a sacrifice fly to drive in both of Colorado's runs, leading the Rockies to their third straight victory...

Thursday’s prep roundup: Palmer Ridge girls’ soccer notches first-ever win over Cheyenne Mountain
Thursday’s prep roundup: Palmer Ridge girls’ soccer notches first-ever win over Cheyenne Mountain

By: - 0 Thu, Apr 12, 2018

GIRLS’ SOCCER Palmer Ridge 2, Cheyenne Mountain 0 At Don Breese Stadium: Jordan Taft scored twice in the first half and Kayla Glaser registered...

Peyton baseball finds redemption from only loss with a mercy-rule win over Limon
Peyton baseball finds redemption from only loss with a mercy-rule win over Limon

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Thu, Apr 12, 2018

Arguably the best 3A-1A baseball team in the Pikes Peak region has just one blemish on its record. It’s a blip the Peyton Panthers would certainly...

Wednesday’s prep roundup: Coronado, Rampart boys stay unbeaten in 5A Metro League swimming
Wednesday’s prep roundup: Coronado, Rampart boys stay unbeaten in 5A Metro League swimming

By: Kevin Carmody - 0 Wed, Apr 11, 2018

BOYS’ SWIMMING Coronado 126, Doherty 59 At Doherty: Logan Seward took first in the 100-yard freestyle and also helped two relay squads to victory...

David Ramsey: Pine Creek boasts the pitching arms needed to rule Colorado high school baseball
David Ramsey: Pine Creek boasts the pitching arms needed to rule Colorado high school baseball

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Apr 11, 2018

High school baseball is usually about hitting. Astronomical batting averages that soar into the .500-plus range are common. Teams slug their way to...

SIGNING DAY: 4-time state medal winner Mike McFadden among 11 Cheyenne Mountain athletes to sign National Letters of Intent
SIGNING DAY: 4-time state medal winner Mike McFadden among 11 Cheyenne Mountain athletes to sign National Letters of Intent

By: Hugh Johnson - 0 Wed, Apr 11, 2018

In the spirit of friendly competition, Cheyenne Mountain field hockey coach Megan Psyllos joked that “they saved the best for last” as she introduced...

David Ramsey: Triple-A version of Sky Sox begins its bittersweet farewell to Colorado Springs
David Ramsey: Triple-A version of Sky Sox begins its bittersweet farewell to Colorado Springs

By: David Ramsey - 0 Wed, Apr 11, 2018

A bittersweet night at Security Service Field, with an emphasis on bitter. This was the beginning of the ending. This was the opening night of the...

Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge beats Air Academy girls' tennis as Kadets fall from undefeated start
Tuesday's prep roundup: Palmer Ridge beats Air Academy girls' tennis as Kadets fall from undefeated start

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Tue, Apr 10, 2018

After storming out to an 8-0 start to the year, the Air Academy girls’ tennis team has hit a few speed bumps. After suffering their first loss of the...

Junis carries no-no into seventh, Royals rout Mariners 10-0
Junis carries no-no into seventh, Royals rout Mariners 10-0

By: 0 Mon, Apr 9, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ned Yost thought Jakob Junis was starting to labor in the fifth inning Monday night, so he turned to bench coach Dale Sveum and...

Smith ties career high with 4 hits, Rays beat White Sox 5-4
Smith ties career high with 4 hits, Rays beat White Sox 5-4

By: 0 Mon, Apr 9, 2018

CHICAGO (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays finally pulled out a close game to win for the first time since their opener. And they were more than a little...

ShoTime!: Ohtani hurls 7 superb innings, Angels beat A's 6-1
ShoTime!: Ohtani hurls 7 superb innings, Angels beat A's 6-1

By: 0 Sun, Apr 8, 2018

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani seemed to be the only person in Angel Stadium who wasn't incredibly impressed while he mowed down the Oakland...

Framed: Diamondbacks beat Cards 4-1 after benches clear
Framed: Diamondbacks beat Cards 4-1 after benches clear

By: 0 Sun, Apr 8, 2018

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Torey Lovullo claimed his Arizona Diamondbacks were being framed. The manager set off a benches-clearing incident in his team's 4-1...

Fiers, passed ball help White Sox top Tigers 1-0 for sweep
Fiers, passed ball help White Sox top Tigers 1-0 for sweep

By: 0 Sun, Apr 8, 2018

CHICAGO (AP) — Mike Fiers thought quality pitching, not the weather, kept down the offense in the Detroit Tigers' 1-0 win over the Chicago White Sox....

Saturday's prep roundup: Pine Creek baseball earns shutout to stay perfect in 5A CSML
Saturday's prep roundup: Pine Creek baseball earns shutout to stay perfect in 5A CSML

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Sun, Apr 8, 2018

BASEBALL Pine Creek 11, Coronado 0 At Coronado: The Eagles scored 10 of their runs in the first two innings and cruised from there to remain...

Arcia's game-ending single lifts Brewers over Cubs 5-4
Arcia's game-ending single lifts Brewers over Cubs 5-4

By: 0 Sat, Apr 7, 2018

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Orlando Arcia faced an uncommon defensive alignment when he came to the plate with the game on the line in the ninth inning and a...

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