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Woody Paige: Colorado Rockies' 25th anniversary season could be special
Woody Paige: Colorado Rockies' 25th anniversary season could be special

By: Woody Paige - 0 22 hr ago

Could the Rockies' Silver Anniversary be the Year of the Purple Reign? It's about time, in the franchise's 25th season, for the Rox to win their...

Gazette sports columnists receive national recognition
Gazette sports columnists receive national recognition

By: - 0 Sun, Feb 26, 2017

You can't say The Gazette sports department isn't opinionated. Columnists Paul Klee and David Ramsey were both named top 10 columnists in the country...

Rockies' Chad Bettis optimistic after bout with cancer
Rockies' Chad Bettis optimistic after bout with cancer

By: - 0 Thu, Feb 23, 2017

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — One night in November, Chad Bettis found a lump in the wrong place before going to sleep. The Colorado Rockies pitcher then gave...

Rockies' Ian Desmond will spend spring trying to master first base
Rockies' Ian Desmond will spend spring trying to master first base

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 21, 2017

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Ian Desmond no doubt was a big offseason acquisition for the Colorado Rockies, a proven offensive player who should flourish at...

Rockies' Story wants to show power surge was not fiction
Rockies' Story wants to show power surge was not fiction

By: - 0 Mon, Feb 20, 2017

For all Trevor Story accomplished in a record rookie season, his biggest takeaway is this: Slide feet first. A painful lesson and one that ended the...

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Cubs closer Wade Davis reunited with manager Joe Maddon
Cubs closer Wade Davis reunited with manager Joe Maddon

By: 0 Fri, Feb 24, 2017

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Wade Davis was a promising starting pitcher when he made his major league debut for Joe Maddon and the Tampa Bay Rays almost eight...

Orioles acquire Bleier from Yanks, add Bourn

By: 0 Tue, Feb 21, 2017

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Baltimore acquired its second left-handed pitcher in three days when the New York Yankees dealt Richard Bleier to the Orioles for...

Mountain Lions make history in winning inaugural home game
Mountain Lions make history in winning inaugural home game

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Sat, Feb 18, 2017

The only people more excited than the Mountain Lions to play their first home baseball game might have been their parents. "It's definitely been a...

Kushner family puts brakes on talks to buy Miami Marlins
Kushner family puts brakes on talks to buy Miami Marlins

By: 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

MIAMI (AP) — The Kushner family, which has close ties to the White House, put the brakes on its negotiations to buy the Miami Marlins because of a...

WATCH: Hall of Famer Greg Maddux pulls off impressive prank on Kris Bryant during workout shoot
WATCH: Hall of Famer Greg Maddux pulls off impressive prank on Kris Bryant during workout shoot

By: - 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Kris Bryant thought he was shooting a pretty standard baseball workout video earlier this week in Las Vegas. The people at Red Bull had a better plan,...

UCCS baseball team set to host first game in program history
UCCS baseball team set to host first game in program history

By: Joe Paisley - 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

After more than a decade of work behind the scenes, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs baseball team will host its inaugural home game in...

Nap time: Rangers, Napoli finally reunited for 3rd stint
Nap time: Rangers, Napoli finally reunited for 3rd stint

By: 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) — Mike Napoli's return to Texas certainly didn't come out of left field. The slugger's long-anticipated reunion with the Rangers...

Hitting figures to be key as Air Force baseball seeks to continue improvement
Hitting figures to be key as Air Force baseball seeks to continue improvement

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Wed, Feb 15, 2017

Air Force hitters posted the third-best batting average in the nation last year. And virtually everybody is back for the Falcons, who are fresh off...

'He's as good as we've ever had here': Freshman pitcher Evan Floyd to start Air Force season opener
'He's as good as we've ever had here': Freshman pitcher Evan Floyd to start Air Force season opener

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Wed, Feb 15, 2017

Air Force baseball will hand the ball to freshman pitcher Evan Floyd to open the season against Army on Friday. This isn't just any freshman,...

Notes from Air Force baseball's opening weekend
Notes from Air Force baseball's opening weekend

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Wed, Feb 15, 2017

Season starts with a bang Air Force opens the season on Friday in Baton Rouge with an 11 a.m. contest against rival Army, followed by a 6 p.m. game...

Cardinals pitcher Alex Reyes needs Tommy John surgery
Cardinals pitcher Alex Reyes needs Tommy John surgery

By: 0 Wed, Feb 15, 2017

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — An offspeed pitch during a pre-spring training bullpen session effectively ended Alex Reyes' season before it began. The St....

Rays finalize $2M, 1-year deal with injured pitcher Eovaldi
Rays finalize $2M, 1-year deal with injured pitcher Eovaldi

By: 0 Tue, Feb 14, 2017

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays have finalized a $2 million, one-year contract with injured pitcher Nathan Eovaldi, a deal that allows...

Mariners constantly in motion with Jerry Dipoto in charge
Mariners constantly in motion with Jerry Dipoto in charge

By: 0 Sat, Feb 11, 2017

SEATTLE (AP) — Jerry Dipoto keeps proving the "Trader Jerry" nickname is a valid one. The Seattle Mariners general manager is constantly tinkering,...

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