How many home runs have been lost to the rightfield fence at the bullpen? I think Story has had 3 taken away.  Nolan 1 today that would have tied the game.  A couple of others.  Does anybody have the total? And, how do we feel about the fence now?  What was the purpose again? I forget. … Continued

2016 “On the Record” Prediction Thread

Ladies and Gents – it’s once again time for our 2016 predictions. Before we get started, here’s a link to the 2015 predictions from the group (some good stuff here – worth a review): 2015 RWOer’s Predictions At a bare minimum, let’s do this: Rockies W-L record Rockies final position in NL West Rockies Best … Continued

Time for the Rockies to Start a Trend

Remember last year when Kris Bryant ripped apart the Cactus League only to be sent to AAA to delay his service time clock? George Springer delayed until April 16, 2015? Bryce Harper April 28, 2012? Jordan Zimmermann April 20th, 2009? Evan Longoria April 8th, 2008? I’m NOT comparing Trevor Story to these guys. But on … Continued

Colorado 6 @ Milwaukee 7

Thoughts (in totally random order) from today’s festivities at Maryvale: Milwaukee – consensus top 5 overall Prospect Orlando Arcia played most of the game. Silky smooth. Very quick. Quick hands. My first thought was Alcides Escobar (all defense, not so much offense) then he sent the 2nd pitch he saw from Jake McGee yard. Super … Continued

Kidney Stone 1 – sdcarp 0

Today was supposed to be a Rockies and DBacks minor league morning then Indians and Rockies game complete with a RMH and Ed the Ump check-in. Instead, excruciating pain that see-in around midnight lead to a night and day in the ER at St Jo’s Hospital with a concoction of torredal, dilaudid, and various other … Continued