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Paul Klee: Sitting atop stagnant National League West, the time to get greedy is now for Colorado Rockies
Paul Klee: Sitting atop stagnant National League West, the time to get greedy is now for Colorado Rockies

By: Paul Klee - 0 8 hr ago

DENVER — With their boys in first place, their pitching staff on a franchise-best pace, their zesty closer leading the National League in saves, their...

Gray settles down after rough start, Rockies beat Reds
Gray settles down after rough start, Rockies beat Reds

By: - 0 16 hr ago

DENVER — Jon Gray turned the page on bad pitches a little faster than usual. That allowed him to salvage his whole night. Gray settled down...

Rockies bats again silent on loss to Dodgers
Rockies bats again silent on loss to Dodgers

By: - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

LOS ANGELES — Kenta Maeda dominated Colorado's hitters, retiring 10 of his final 14 batters on strikeouts. The Japanese right-hander is coming up big...

Chris Taylor, Yasiel Puig homers lift Dodgers over Rockies
Chris Taylor, Yasiel Puig homers lift Dodgers over Rockies

By: - 0 Wed, May 23, 2018

LOS ANGELES — Getting dropped lower in the batting order seems to be helping Chris Taylor, and in turn, benefiting the Dodgers. Taylor hit a...

Rockies edge Dodgers, move into 1st place in NL West
Rockies edge Dodgers, move into 1st place in NL West

By: - 0 Tue, May 22, 2018

LOS ANGELES — The Dodgers brought a four-game winning streak back home and couldn't get out of their own way. Three hits, three errors and Matt Kemp...

Rockies would be wise to study Rays' revolutionary use of relief pitcher
Rockies would be wise to study Rays' revolutionary use of relief pitcher

By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Mon, May 21, 2018

If any team ought to take note of Tampa Bay manager Kevin Cash’s creative use of the bullpen, it’s Colorado. This weekend the Rays used reliever...

Woody Paige: Rockies are in contention thanks to pitching, no really
Woody Paige: Rockies are in contention thanks to pitching, no really

By: Woody Paige - 0 Sun, May 20, 2018

On a Saturday afternoon 45 miles from Wine Country, when the Rockies could have grabbed first place in the National League West, at least for a few...

Gonzalez hits 2-run single in 12th, Rockies beat Giants
Gonzalez hits 2-run single in 12th, Rockies beat Giants

By: - 0 Fri, May 18, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO — Carlos Gonzalez has played in San Francisco so many times over the past decade that dealing with seagulls swirling over the outfield...

Jordan Lyles comes within 5 outs of Padres' first perfect game
Jordan Lyles comes within 5 outs of Padres' first perfect game

By: - 0 Tue, May 15, 2018

SAN DIEGO — Right-hander Jordan Lyles came within five outs of the first perfect game in San Diego Padres history before allowing a single to Trevor...

Parra's 3-run homer lifts Rockies to win over Padres
Parra's 3-run homer lifts Rockies to win over Padres

By: - 0 Tue, May 15, 2018

SAN DIEGO — After hitting a go-ahead, three-run homer, Gerardo Parra was just as happy that rookie Noel Cuevas went deep for the first time. "It's...

Paul Klee: Supreme Court's legalized sports gambling decision at the intersection of
Paul Klee: Supreme Court's legalized sports gambling decision at the intersection of "sin and revenue"

By: Paul Klee - 0 Mon, May 14, 2018

DENVER — The NFL just cured its TV ratings illness, Las Vegas just inched closer to hosting a Super Bowl, and it just became tougher than any...

Kyle Freeland, Trevor Story lead Rockies to shutout win over Brewers
Kyle Freeland, Trevor Story lead Rockies to shutout win over Brewers

By: - 0 Mon, May 14, 2018

DENVER — Kyle Freeland and Trevor Story helped the Colorado Rockies bounce back nicely from one of their toughest losses of the season. Freeland...

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

By: - 0 Sat, May 12, 2018

No. 10 Local college highlights include Air Force baseball at home Tuesday and any playoffs or tournaments remaining No. 9 The Colorado Pride women's...

Rockies squander 6-run lead, lose to Brewers
Rockies squander 6-run lead, lose to Brewers

By: - 0 Sat, May 12, 2018

DENVER — Manny Pina got everything he wanted out of his last-ditch swing. Pina hit a tying two-run homer with two outs in the ninth and Travis Shaw...

Chacin contains his former team, Brewers beat Rockies
Chacin contains his former team, Brewers beat Rockies

By: - 0 Thu, May 10, 2018

DENVER — Lorenzo Cain homered on the first pitch of the game, Jhoulys Chacin kept his former team in check into the sixth inning and the Milwaukee...

Angels emphatically end Colorado Rockies' six-game winning streak
Angels emphatically end Colorado Rockies' six-game winning streak

By: - 0 Wed, May 9, 2018

DENVER - Rene Rivera had a big hand in this win even if it was tender and sore after the game. It's not every day a catcher gets hit by two foul tips...

Woody Paige: Colorado Rockies roll over Angels, Shohei Ohtani as they rock May
Woody Paige: Colorado Rockies roll over Angels, Shohei Ohtani as they rock May

By: Woody Paige - 0 Wed, May 9, 2018

Rockmay. It doesn't quite have the same ring as Rocktober, but the Rockies embrace the means and the way. With the 4-2 victory Tuesday night over...

Gray's 7 shutout innings lead Rockies past Angels
Gray's 7 shutout innings lead Rockies past Angels

By: - 0 Tue, May 8, 2018

DENVER — Jon Gray continued Colorado's strong stretch of starts with seven scoreless innings, and the Rockies beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 on...

Bettis pitches Rockies to 2-0 win over slumping Mets
Bettis pitches Rockies to 2-0 win over slumping Mets

By: - 0 Sat, May 5, 2018

NEW YORK — Chad Bettis pitched seven smooth innings, Nolan Arenado homered early off the big apple at Citi Field, and the Colorado Rockies shut down...

Nolan Arenado hits 2 HRs to back Tyler Anderson, Rockies pound Cubs
Nolan Arenado hits 2 HRs to back Tyler Anderson, Rockies pound Cubs

By: - 0 Wed, May 2, 2018

CHICAGO — Nolan Arenado got the rout started when he lined a fastball off the roof of a club room beyond the shrubs in center field. From there, the...

Rockies snap Cubs' 5-game win streak with victory
Rockies snap Cubs' 5-game win streak with victory

By: - 0 Tue, May 1, 2018

CHICAGO — Charlie Blackmon and David Dahl opened the game with consecutive homers off Kyle Hendricks, and the Colorado Rockies cooled off the Chicago...

Lester helps Cubs beat Rockies for 5th straight win
Lester helps Cubs beat Rockies for 5th straight win

By: - 0 Mon, Apr 30, 2018

CHICAGO — Javier Baez committed a costly error, and Kris Bryant booted a ball in the sixth inning. The Chicago Cubs bounced into a pair of double plays...

Rockies place 2B DJ LeMahieu on DL with hamstring injury
Rockies place 2B DJ LeMahieu on DL with hamstring injury

By: - 0 Mon, Apr 30, 2018

CHICAGO — The Colorado Rockies have placed second baseman DJ LeMahieu on the 10-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain and activated...

Rockies' hitting woes continue in loss to Marlins
Rockies' hitting woes continue in loss to Marlins

By: - 0 Mon, Apr 30, 2018

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins left-hander Caleb Smith glanced down at the newly acquired game ball and lineup card in his postgame locker and ranked them...

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 29, 2018

No. 10 Gennady Golovkin boxes Vanes Martirosyan on Saturday No. 9 World championship men's ice hockey starts Friday in Denmark No. 8 Colorado...

Chen wins first start in nearly a year beating Rockies 4-1
Chen wins first start in nearly a year beating Rockies 4-1

By: 0 Sat, Apr 28, 2018

MIAMI (AP) — Wei-Yin Chen has waited a long time to get back on the mound in a major league game. He looked right at home. Chen pitched into the...

Trevor Story's power, Kyle Freeland's arm help Rockies hammer Padres
Trevor Story's power, Kyle Freeland's arm help Rockies hammer Padres

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 25, 2018

DENVER — Kyle Freeland's left heel throbbed after being hit by a liner. The pain actually helped him bear down and make some of his best...

Padres score 9 runs in 7th inning, beat Rockies
Padres score 9 runs in 7th inning, beat Rockies

By: - 0 Mon, Apr 23, 2018

DENVER — Carlos Asuaje homered and had a career-high four RBIs, Franchy Cordero went deep during a nine-run seventh inning and the San Diego Padres...

Rockies place Carlos Gonzalez on 10-day DL
Rockies place Carlos Gonzalez on 10-day DL

By: - 0 Sun, Apr 22, 2018

DENVER — The Colorado Rockies have placed outfielder Carlos Gonzalez on the 10-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain. The Rockies also...

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

By: - 0 Sat, Apr 21, 2018

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...

Baseball Headlines

Peyton’s Rupert Shaw plays hero in 2A baseball semifinal game
Peyton’s Rupert Shaw plays hero in 2A baseball semifinal game

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 5 hr ago

Every game needs a hero. For Peyton in the Class 2A semifinal game against Hotchkiss - it was Rupert Shaw. Shaw helped punch Peyton’s ticket to the...

Peyton baseball’s seventh-inning rally falls short in 2A state championship
Peyton baseball’s seventh-inning rally falls short in 2A state championship

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 5 hr ago

The Peyton baseball team had not felt the sting of defeat since March 24th - that was, until its seventh-inning rally in the 2A state championship game...

Torres homers in 4th straight game as Yankees top Angels 2-1
Torres homers in 4th straight game as Yankees top Angels 2-1

By: 0 Fri, May 25, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres took a few moments, studied video of Jim Johnson on an iPad and then faced the pitcher for the first time. A month into...

Scouting state baseball: Peyton plays in 2A semis, Cheyenne Mountain still in 4A hunt
Scouting state baseball: Peyton plays in 2A semis, Cheyenne Mountain still in 4A hunt

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Thu, May 24, 2018

CLASS 4A No. 4 Cheyenne Mountain Game data: No. 7 Pueblo West vs. No. 4 Cheyenne Mountain ... Tuesday at All-Star Park ... Winner moves on to...

Hamels limits slugging Yankees as last-place Rangers win 6-4
Hamels limits slugging Yankees as last-place Rangers win 6-4

By: 0 Wed, May 23, 2018

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cole Hamels is focused for now on trying to help the last-place Texas Rangers win some games and being a mentor to so many of...

Betts, Sale lead Red Sox 4-2 over Rays as Adames debuts
Betts, Sale lead Red Sox 4-2 over Rays as Adames debuts

By: 0 Tue, May 22, 2018

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Chris Sale has high praise for Boston teammate Mookie Betts, and with good reason. Betts hit his major league-leading 16th...

Tuesday's baseball roundup: Cheyenne Mountain splits Day 1 of 4A tournament, Pine Creek eliminated in 5A heartbreaker
Tuesday's baseball roundup: Cheyenne Mountain splits Day 1 of 4A tournament, Pine Creek eliminated in 5A heartbreaker

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Tue, May 22, 2018

Cheyenne Mountain keeps Evergreen bats at bay, wins 4A tournament opener The Indians claimed a 7-3 win over Evergreen in their state tournament...

Morales, Happ lead Blue Jays over Angels 5-3, stop skid at 4
Morales, Happ lead Blue Jays over Angels 5-3, stop skid at 4

By: 0 Tue, May 22, 2018

TORONTO (AP) — With the Los Angeles Angels in town, Toronto's Kendrys Morales emulated Shoehei Otani: He followed a pitching performance with a big...

Monday's baseball roundup: Pine Creek splits Day 1 of 5A state tournament
Monday's baseball roundup: Pine Creek splits Day 1 of 5A state tournament

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Mon, May 21, 2018

CLASS 5A First round Pine Creek 3, Rock Canyon 2 At Metro State: Riley Cornelio was the star of Pine Creek’s first-round state playoff game...

Mengden's leads A's over Blue Jays 9-2 for rare 4-game sweep
Mengden's leads A's over Blue Jays 9-2 for rare 4-game sweep

By: 0 Sun, May 20, 2018

TORONTO (AP) — Daniel Mengden helped the surging Athletics finish off a sweep and gave Oakland's beleaguered bullpen a much-needed break. Mengden...

Austin, Gray lead scorching Yankees to 10-1 rout of Royals
Austin, Gray lead scorching Yankees to 10-1 rout of Royals

By: 0 Sun, May 20, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The New York Yankees rightfully lamented a miserable week filled with rainouts, broken planes and a patchwork schedule that...

State baseball tournaments postponed by wet forecast to next week
State baseball tournaments postponed by wet forecast to next week

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Thu, May 17, 2018

The Class 3A, 4A and 5A baseball state tournaments have been moved to next week to avoid possible rainy conditions, the Colorado High School Athletics...

Mariners All-Star Cano suspended 80 games for drug violation
Mariners All-Star Cano suspended 80 games for drug violation

By: 0 Tue, May 15, 2018

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle already knew Robinson Cano would be out of the Mariners lineup for several weeks, the result of a broken bone in his right hand....

Lyles comes within 5 outs of Padres' first no-hitter
Lyles comes within 5 outs of Padres' first no-hitter

By: 0 Tue, May 15, 2018

SAN DIEGO (AP) — After 7,858 games, the San Diego Padres are still waiting for their first no-hitter. Jordan Lyles was the latest to give the...

Scouting state baseball playoffs: Five teams still remain in the hunt for a state championship
Scouting state baseball playoffs: Five teams still remain in the hunt for a state championship

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Mon, May 14, 2018

CLASS 5A No. 2 Pine Creek Game data: No. 7 Rock Canyon (11-10) vs. No. 2 Pine Creek (19-2) … Friday, 12:30 p.m. at Metro State Scouting report:...

Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Aric Althouse, Lewis-Palmer swimming and diving
Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Aric Althouse, Lewis-Palmer swimming and diving

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Mon, May 14, 2018

Lewis-Palmer coach Alan Arata couldn’t watch when Aric Althouse started diving, but four years of work and improvement allowed the Ranger senior to...

Freeland, Story lead Rockies to 4-0 win over Brewers
Freeland, Story lead Rockies to 4-0 win over Brewers

By: 0 Sun, May 13, 2018

DENVER (AP) — Kyle Freeland and Trevor Story helped the Colorado Rockies bounce back nicely from one of their toughest losses of the season. Freeland...

Walker's walk-off, reversal help Yanks top A's 7-6 in 11
Walker's walk-off, reversal help Yanks top A's 7-6 in 11

By: 0 Sat, May 12, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Olson slid past Gary Sanchez across home plate and scored the go-ahead run for Oakland in the ninth inning. But wait! Ninety...

Palmer Ridge’s comeback falls short in Region 4 baseball title game
Palmer Ridge’s comeback falls short in Region 4 baseball title game

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Sat, May 12, 2018

MONUMENT - Saturday’s Class 4A Region 4 opener at Palmer Ridge set the stage for a day of top-notch baseball as Palmer Ridge and Elizabeth battled in a...

Scouting baseball regional playoffs: 12 area teams battle in regionals this weekend for a shot at the state tournament
Scouting baseball regional playoffs: 12 area teams battle in regionals this weekend for a shot at the state tournament

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Thu, May 10, 2018

The winner of each region will move on to the 5A State tournament to begin on May 18. Each region qualifies one team to the final eight. CLASS 5A...

Oops! Mets bat out of turn, Reds rally for 2-1 win in 10th
Oops! Mets bat out of turn, Reds rally for 2-1 win in 10th

By: 0 Wed, May 9, 2018

CINCINNATI (AP) — First-year manager Mickey Callaway knew something was badly wrong when Wilmer Flores went to the plate for the first time. At that...

Price diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome after numbness
Price diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome after numbness

By: 0 Wed, May 9, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Boston Red Sox left-hander David Price was diagnosed Wednesday with carpal tunnel syndrome after twice experiencing numbness in his...

Tuesday's prep roundup: TCA girls' golf claims first-ever regional title; Ellicott, ECA baseball move on in 2A Region 8
Tuesday's prep roundup: TCA girls' golf claims first-ever regional title; Ellicott, ECA baseball move on in 2A Region 8

By: Lindsey Smith - 0 Tue, May 8, 2018

BASEBALL Class 2A Region 8 Tournament Ellicott 3, Dolores Huerta Prep 3 At Ellicott: Ellicott started fast scoring five runs in the bottom of the...

Gazette Preps Peak Performers of the Week: Layne Frost and Hunter Jones, Discovery Canyon tennis
Gazette Preps Peak Performers of the Week: Layne Frost and Hunter Jones, Discovery Canyon tennis

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Mon, May 7, 2018

Four first-place finishes at last week’s Class 4A Region helped the Discovery Canyon tennis team take the regional team title, and the No. 1 doubles...

Saturday's prep roundup: Coronado sweeps Canon City Blossom track & field invitational
Saturday's prep roundup: Coronado sweeps Canon City Blossom track & field invitational

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Sat, May 5, 2018

TRACK Canon City Blossom Invitational Coronado swept the team titles at the Canon City Blossom Invitational, beating a field of 14 teams. The...

Two late HRs lift Pine Creek baseball to regular-season finale win, perfect in-state record
Two late HRs lift Pine Creek baseball to regular-season finale win, perfect in-state record

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Sat, May 5, 2018

This wasn’t a typical Pine Creek baseball outing. There was no huge rally, no blowout, no shortened game. In Saturday’s regular-season finale...

Buehler, Dodgers' bullpen combine to no-hit Padres in Mexico
Buehler, Dodgers' bullpen combine to no-hit Padres in Mexico

By: 0 Sat, May 5, 2018

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — The Dodgers have the most no-hitters in the majors — and now the most in Mexico, too. Rookie Walker Buehler and a trio of Los...

Friday's prep roundup: With four titles, Discovery Canyon girls' tennis boasts best regional finish
Friday's prep roundup: With four titles, Discovery Canyon girls' tennis boasts best regional finish

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Fri, May 4, 2018

GIRLS' TENNIS Class 4A Region 1 Tournament At Flying Horse: Thanks to four first-place winners, including three at doubles, Discovery Canyon had...

Nighty-night Dark Knight: Mets to cut ties with Harvey
Nighty-night Dark Knight: Mets to cut ties with Harvey

By: 0 Fri, May 4, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets said nighty-night to the Dark Knight. Matt Harvey, once regarded as a premier pitcher who could have joined Tom...

Thursday's prep roundup: Manitou Springs ends Colorado Springs Christian School's unbeaten run in girls' soccer, Lions name new boys' basketball coach
Thursday's prep roundup: Manitou Springs ends Colorado Springs Christian School's unbeaten run in girls' soccer, Lions name new boys' basketball coach

By: Vinny Benedetto - 0 Fri, May 4, 2018

Girls soccer Manitou Springs 5, Colorado Springs Christian 0 At Manitou Springs: The Mustangs (13-2) handed the Lions their first loss of the...

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