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

Dodgers Antivenom After Snakebite

What a difference a day makes.  Blame it on the delayed flights, the 100+ Arenado “family” in attendance or that the Rockies were finally tired of leaving runners stranded.  Whatever the reason, the Rockies took their weekend frustration at the plate out on Ted Lilly and his host of pitching companions as the Rockies put … Continued

ROX WALK OFF in Extra Innings!

Narrowly avoiding the sweep, the Colorado Rockies took the long and hard way towards the win in the final game against the Braves Wednesday afternoon.  When the dust settled it took 12 innings, nine blown opportunities with runners in scoring position and 12 Rockies left on base before the catching combination of Rosario and Torrealba … Continued

Dex & Rut 1-2 Punch Padres

Lefter Dexter comes through again. Fowler hit two home runs during Friday night’s game at PetCo.  The switch-hitting Dex has looked nothing but money from the left side, as all six of his long bombs have come from that side of home. His second HR of the night came in the eighth off Rockies ex-closer, … 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