FirstLook: Rockies @ Padres, 5.2.15

Not much positive on this roadtrip so far. Congrats to Drew Stubbs for getting off the 0-fer list. At least we won’t be seeing Jorge Rondon again anytime soon, he’s been DFA’d after an infinite ERA disaster last night. I think that may have been the strategy, get him off the 40-man and move on. … Continued

FirstLook: Padres vs. Rockies, 4.22.15

The third game of this series against the new-look San Diego Padres may be the biggest. The Rockies have to start establishing some kind of home-field respectability. Despite a better effort last night and an outstanding game from Nick Hundley, the potent San Diego lineup broke through against a normally reliable Boone Logan. Once again, … Continued

Rizzo: Worst Trade Ever?

It’s days like today that make me believe that we aren’t the only team making questionable off-season decisions.  The Padres just made a doozy: Anthony Rizzo and Zach Cates go to the Cubs for right-hander Andrew Cashner and minor league outfielder Kyung-Min Na.  Um, is it just me or did Epstein just complete the greatest “loan” in history, giving the … Continued