Chatwood In, Helton Out on Verge of Being Swept

The Rockies will finish the three game series against the Braves today at Coors before heading to Arizona to start a seven game road trip. Playing the Braves has been the wake-up call many were saying was on the horizon.  The Rockies looked out manned, out matched and very 2012ish in their effort to put … Continued

Sunday Squad Make it Five Straight

While nobody can argue the 5-1 Rockies have played stellar teams to open the season, with both the Brewers and Padres sporting the antithesis of the Rox record, it can’t be denied that they are playing stellar baseball top to bottom so far in 2013 (Brignac’s defense notwithstanding). Picked the most likely to make a … 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

Weiss: Chacin Opening Day Starter

Walt Weiss announced his starting pitchers for both opening days today. He has made Jhoulys Chacin his Opening Day pitcher against the Brewers, and Jeff Francis his Home Opener against the Padres. Colorado’s season officially opens in Milwaukee, with the Rockies taking on Milwaukee Brewers on Monday, April 1. Chacin hasn’t had the best spring, currently … Continued

So Far, Not Bad

You hear it over and over throughout Spring Training, “These games don’t matter. The score doesn’t matter. It doesn’t count.” But to look beyond the box score and the players lines would be counter to what true fans are wired to do. We enjoy checking stats and headlines, even if the slate is erased at … Continued

Pitchers Report With Big Questions

Colorado Rockies pitchers and catchers reported for duty this weekend, but until they clear their physical on Monday they are busy shooting commercials for the upcoming season. If it isn’t too late to submit a suggestion, perhaps the team could shoot a commercial with the pitching staff standing around, looking confused and in pain for … Continued