1. Rockies-Phillies: Jim Tracy's Moves Pay Dividends in Game Two

    Since compiling a 74-42 record since taking over the managerial position of the Colorado Rockies in late May, Jim Tracy might have felt compelled to simply stick to his guns following ...

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  2. Phillies-Rockies: Plate Discipline Deserts Colorado in Game One

    They say that sometimes you can predict the outcome of a baseball game strictly from the first batter to take his hacks...

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  3. Rocky Mountain High: Colorado's Ready to Throw A Postseason Party

    A brilliant scholar once said: "When it's time to party, we will party hard." Well, for the Colorado Rockies, it is finally time to put their postseason party hats on. Revel in it, Rockies fans...

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  4. Depth of Roster Keeping Colorado Rockies Rolling

    For possibly the first (maybe second) time in Colorado Rockies franchise history, the team on the tips of the tongues of Denver-ites (Denver-oans?) come mid-September is not the Denver Broncos, but that team that plays on 20th and Blake...

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  5. Fantasy Season Making Believers Out of Colorado Rockies

    Throughout my travails in the Carolina League working with the Potomac Nationals (single-A affiliate of the Washington Nationals), you would think that I would find at least one person from ...

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  6. Jhoulys Chacin Key to Colorado Rockies Playoff Push

    Though the trade of Matt Holliday to the St. Louis Cardinals will dominate the national headlines as well as shift the balance of power in the National League from the west coast to the midwest, ...

    Anthony Masterson Written by Anthony Masterson about 5 years ago 298 reads 5 comments

  7. Colorado Rockies Midseason Awards

    As the unending pageantry of the All-Star pregame show continues its free-fall from glitzy longing for past glories to sob story shlock, I think it's high time to take a look back at the first ...

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  8. Jason Marquis Confounding Critics and Hitters Alike

    Watching Jason Marquis mow down opposing batters with the precision of a surgeon's scalpel in 2009 has brought a bit of sanity to the Rocky Mountains, while, at the same time, confounding both baseball purists and statheads from Bakersfield to Boston...

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  9. Statement Series: Colorado Rockies Look to Prove Worth Against Blue Crew

    In 2009—and for much of their existence—the Colorado Rockies were nothing more than a bug on the windshield of the flashy sports car otherwise known as the Los Angeles Dodgers...

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  10. Jim Tracy Leading Rockies Back from the Dead

    Thankfully for the Colorado Rockies, the grave that they dug themselves through the first two months of 2009 was a shallow one...

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  11. Colorado Rockies Must Make a Move Now

    Here we are on May 9 and the Rockies have once again found themselves behind the 8-ball in the National League West race, doomed by a chronic case of projectile dysfunction...

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  12. The Closer Conundrum: What in the Name of Jose Jimenez Is Going On?

    Amid the myriad of problems the Colorado Rockies have encountered so far in this young season, the inconsistency of a supposedly strong bullpen has to grace the top spot on the list...

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  13. Colorado Rockies Back to Their Old Ways

    Though the Rox faithful weren't brimming with optimism heading into opening day, there was talk that the pieces were in place for the Rockies to make a run in the wide-open National League West...

    Anthony Masterson Written by Anthony Masterson about over 5 years ago 83 reads 4 comments

  14. Rox Weekly Recap: 4/6-4/12

    As my schedule here in Potomac starts to heat up with the start of the Minor League baseball season, my posts here on Bleacher Report may be fewer and farther between...

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  15. Colorado Rockies Dyn-O-Mite 2009 Preview: Hurlers

    We have finally arrived on the eve of Opening Day after a grueling and seemingly never-ending offseason, punctuated by our resident superstar's departure to the Bay Area...

    Anthony Masterson Written by Anthony Masterson about over 5 years ago 102 reads 1 comments

  16. Colorado Rockies Dyn-O-Mite 2009 Preview: Sluggers

    We have entered the Twilight Zone of spring training. This is the time where most of the players still getting time on the fields are just looking not to get injured before the season ...

    Anthony Masterson Written by Anthony Masterson about over 5 years ago 357 reads 6 comments

  17. Colorado Rockies Need To Make Room For Stewart

    The Colorado Rockies are facing a serious dilemma, whether they understand the dire circumstances or not. With only a week and a half of spring training left, top-notch power prospect ...

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  18. Beltin' Helton Back on Track

    Don't worry, everybody. Let out that breath you've been holding in. Stop refreshing denverpost.com to check for updates on the Jay Cutler trade saga. Everything is copacetic in Colorado...

    Anthony Masterson Written by Anthony Masterson about over 5 years ago 144 reads 5 comments

  19. Franklin Morales Makes Case for Colorado Rockies' Rotation

    It seems the Rockies have finally remembered that while Spring Training games don't necessarily mean anything come April, it doesn't hurt to come away victorious every now and then...

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  20. NL West Debate: Who Boasts the Better Bullpen—the Giants or Rockies?

    The MLB Community Leaders here on our beloved Bleacher Report were commissioned (ha! if only) to write pieces sparking debate between writers of rival clubs as we look ahead to the 2009 season...

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  21. Colorado Rockies Spend Winless Week in Arizona

    Since the whole saga with Jay Cutler and the idiotic move by the Broncos' new, incompetent front office to try and trade him is so ludicrous, I'm not going to dignify the story with a response...

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  22. Colorado Rockies Stick With Trend, Fall to D-Backs in Spring Opener

    The Rockies are aiming to move forward in 2009. With Matt Holliday gone and new faces popping up all across the roster, there is cautious optimism as well as trepidation as to what the new season will bring...

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  23. Colorado Rockies' Soundtracks: 2009 Edition

    Surfing around on the Internet can show you many things. Some are informative, some are worthless, and some are definitely not safe for work. While scrolling through some articles on www.sportstimeohio...

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  24. Spring Sneak Peek: The 2009 Colorado Rockies' Infield

    Now that I've dissected the 2009 Colorado Rockies starting rotation and bullpen as part of my season preview (albeit the last entry being about a month ago), I feel it's time to tackle the infield ...

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  25. Many Questions Face Colorado Rockies as Spring Training Nears

    With the Rockies' pitchers and catchers set to report to Tucson on Friday, and the rest of the club coming in early next week, many questions still remain as to whether or not the Rox can return to the prominence they tasted in 2007...

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