1. Ubaldo Jimenez Named Pitcher of the Month

    Bobby Valentine was in Japan too long. Less than a week ago the Baseball Tonight analyst declared if the Cy Young had to be given out after a single month, the only two National ...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about over 4 years ago 160 reads 5 comments

  2. Chacin the Dream: Rockies Avoid Sweep Behind Chacin's Brilliant Performance

    It might be tough to send Jhoulys Chacin back to Colorado Springs. The 23-year-old Venezuelan looked nothing like someone who was making their second big league start. He was calm, composed and full of confidence...

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  3. MLB: Colorado Rockies Lack Killer Instinct

    The Rockies have been to the playoffs two of the last three years. They have one of the best lineups in baseball. They have an ace who is 4-0 and has an ERA well below 1.00. They have respect from around the league...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about over 4 years ago 85 reads 1 comments

  4. Colorado Rockies' Aaron Cook Tries To Get Cute, Loses To San Francisco Giants

    Aaron Cook is a good pitcher. Good is the only word to describe him. He will never be mistaken for great, but there are things that he does very well. The thing that he does best is pound the strike zone with his sinking fastball...

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  5. Franklin Morales: Struggling Colorado Rockies Closer May Not Fit Role

    Could someone please fix the humidor? The Rockies lost 12-11 on Wednesday after slamming their way back into a game in which they were down by six runs before they recorded a single out...

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  6. Ubaldo Jimenez Continues His Domination For Colorado Rockies

    Roy Halladay who? On Tuesday night Ubaldo Jimenez made it clear who the best pitcher in the National League is. He led the Rockies on the mound as the club rolled to a 12-1 victory over the Diamondbacks...

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  7. Chris Iannetta: Time For Rockies To Pull The Plug

    There has been a great debate going on in Rockies Nation for almost a year. Check out the Rockies blogs out there and it will be easy to find...

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  8. Rockies Lose Opener To Haren, Diamondbacks; Injury Bug Bites Rockies

    When you face Dan Haren, you have to be perfect. So essentially the Rockies were done after Jason Hammel gave up three runs in the top of the first inning. The Diamondbacks went on to win 5-3...

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  9. Rockies Rout Marlins After Ceremony Honoring Their Fallen President

    To say this has been an emotional week for the Colorado Rockies is a vast understatement. No one thought when Ubaldo Jimenez threw the club's first ever no-hitter and then the team ...

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  10. Colorado Rockies Split Doubleheader; Aaron Cook Finds His Sinker

    The Rockies lackluster performance in game one of the doubleheader on Saturday was made up for in game two...

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  11. Colorado Rockies Rained Out, Doubleheader Saturday

    Welcome to Colorado. Opening Day on April 9 was absolutely perfect, 70 degrees and sunny, with all of the signs of spring in the air...

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  12. Ubaldo Jimenez: Get Used To Hearing the Name

    The Rockies defeated the Nationals 2-0 on Thursday behind another incredible performance from their budding star Ubaldo Jimenez. Jimenez went 7 1/3 innings, giving up just five hits and keeping his scoreless streak in tact at 17 2/3 innings...

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  13. Rockies-Nationals: Colorado Blows Lead Behind Poor Defense, Loses to Washington

    The Rockies are good at giving away three-run leads. In 15 games so far in 2010 the Rockies have lost three games in which they held a 3-0 lead. On Wednesday the Nationals came back from a 3-0 deficit to win 6-4 late in the game...

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  14. Mourning Colorado Rockies Break Out Bats in Washington

    Usually when a team puts up 10 runs in a baseball game it is cause for celebration. Especially when that team has been struggling to score runs over the previous week. Tuesday was not a usual day for the Rockies...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about over 4 years ago 76 reads 1 comments

  15. Keli McGregor, Rockies President, Found Dead in Salt Lake City

    The Colorado Rockies president, Keli McGregor was found dead this morning in his Salt Lake City hotel room. He was there on Rockies business...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about over 4 years ago 78 reads 0 comments

  16. Aaron Cook Loses His Sinker, Rockies Lose To Nationals

    When Aaron Cook struggled in spring training, it was chalked up to a veteran working on his pitches. When he struggled in the first two starts of the season, it was chalked up to a sinker-ball pitcher needing to get into a rhythm...

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  17. Ubaldo Jimenez Named NL Player of the Week

    In a move that should surprise no one, Major League Baseball announced today that Ubaldo Jimenez is the player of the week for the National League...

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  18. Umpires Deny Rockies Series Victory Over Braves

    No one wants to be that guy. No one wants to be the person who claims that a team lost because of an umpire or an official. It comes across as a petty excuse for a team not getting the job done...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about over 4 years ago 439 reads 39 comments

  19. Has Ubaldo Jimenez's No-Hitter Rewarded Rockies' Patience?

    A day later, the excitement is starting to sink in for Rockies fans. For years Rockies pitchers struggled to throw a complete-game shutout, let alone a no-hitter...

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  20. Ubaldo Jimenez Throws First No-Hitter in Rockies History

    It is a headline that five years ago most baseball people never thought they would see. A Colorado Rockies pitcher has indeed thrown a no-hitter. That pitcher is Ubaldo Jimenez...

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  21. Colorado Rockies Drop Opener in Atlanta After Ugly Second Inning

    Someone needs to tell the Rockies that it isn't spring training anymore. These games count. For the second time in as many days, the Rockies' starting pitcher could not find his ...

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  22. Rockies Continue Defensive Woes, Lose Finale To Mets

    The Colorado Rockies spent six weeks in Tucson stressing fundamentals. Through the first nine games of the season they look like they spent their time in Tucson at the golf course...

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  23. Chris Iannetta Lifts Rockies Over Mets in Sloppy Performance

    A win is a win. It was ugly, as it has been for most of the season so far on defense, but the Rockies beat the hapless Mets 5-4 in 10 innings at Coors Field on Wednesday night...

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  24. Rockies-Mets: Greg Smith Shows Colorado Why He Is More Than a Fill-In

    He is known as "the other guy." That's what most fans refer to him as when they talk about the Matt Holliday trade that has turned out to be a lopsided deal in the Colorado Rockies' favor...

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  25. Colorado Rockies Lineup Changes Are Here To Stay

    One of the critiques of Jim Tracy when he managed in both Los Angeles and Pittsburgh was that he micromanaged too much. Rockies fans did not really see that in 2009 after he took over for Clint Hurdle...

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