Smoke and Mirrors?

It says more about the NL West than the Rockies, that after going 4-11 in the last 15 games they still find themselves sitting in third place in the division, only four games back from the division leading Diamondbacks.  You try to pull that stunt in the NL East and you’ll end up battling it … Continued

Rockies Streak Ends at Five

At least it wasn’t a shutout. It was pretty much a foregone conclusion that the Rockies were riding a very rare wave coming into San Francisco for their seventh game of the season.  They were sitting on a five-game winning streak and perched atop the NL West standings, but had yet to face a true … Continued

Rockies Get Weiss First Win of Career

Jorge De La Rosa struggled with command, but that didn’t stop the Rockies from handing Walt Weiss, their first year manager, the win at the end of the game. De La Rosa only lasted 4 1/3, giving up four runs on 5 hits.  He also walked three, struck out three and threw an HR pitch … Continued

Season Opener Full of Promise, Loss

The Rockies came into the 2013 season ready to show the world that they could compete. With all of the conjecture over the past few weeks, especially owner Dick Monfort’s praise of the offense as well as the bullpen before the season began, one would be hard pressed to find anyone that was willing to … Continued

Matt Belisle Extended

Matt Belisle and the Rockies agreed to an extension for 2013 that is worth just over 4 million, according to the Rockies official Twitter feed.  The deal will add a mutual option for 2014.  Belisle posted a 3.25 ERA with 7.3 K/9 and 1.8 BB/9 in 72 innings last year, after an excellent 2010 season … Continued