1. Rockies Owners Open Their Wallets, Sign Rafael Betancourt and Huston Street

    Hey Rockies fans, you got your wish. Dick and Charlie Monfort, owners of the Rockies, proved many fans wrong on Tuesday, opening their wallets and locking up closer Huston Street to a three-year deal and Rafael Betancourt to a two-year pact...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about over 4 years ago 238 reads 3 comments

  2. Should The Rockies Pursue Orlando Hudson?

    The Colorado Rockies are coming off perhaps their finest season. They finished with a club record 92 wins and were the front-runners for the National League Wild Card for the final month of the season...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about over 4 years ago 89 reads 1 comments

  3. Mark McGwire Steroids Admission: Thoughts

    On Monday, Mark McGwire admitted to using steroids throughout his career, including 1998 when he broke Major League Baseball’s most hallowed record. The aftershock from the admission has been interesting to say the least...

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  4. Colorado Rockies: Catching Up with the Offseason

    After the Colorado Rockies found themselves in the playoffs for the second time in three years, there were questions as to what would happen as the offseason approached...

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  5. Why The Colorado Rockies Should Sign Pedro Martinez

    The Colorado Rockies are never going to go after big-name free agents. They will never be in a bidding war with the Yankees and Red Sox for the highest priced players. Those days are over...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about over 4 years ago 295 reads 6 comments

  6. The Colorado Rockies' Top 10 Moments in 2009

    At the end of a year, there is always an abundance of stories about the year that is coming to a close. Just because the Rockies have not played a game since the middle of October does not mean that they are exempt from a year in review article...

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  7. Colorado Rockies Winter Meetings in Review

    I was asked by Will from TheNatsBlog.com to help him with a collaborative article on grading how well each team did in last week's winter meetings. Obviously, for my part I will be covering the Rockies...

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  8. Colorado Rockies Must Make Moves To Be Competitive in 2010

    The Colorado Rockies are becoming known as a come-from-behind team. In 2007 the Rockies completed the best three weeks to end a season in the history of the game...

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  9. Re-Signing Yorvit Torrealba Needs To Be Priority for Rockies

    As temperatures in Denver struggle to reach 20 degrees, the depression sets in for the typical baseball fan. Days are spent following rumors as to where journeyman-catcher and career-.251 hitter Brian Schneider will sign as a backup catcher...

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  10. Colorado Rockies' Jim Tracy as Manager of the Year Was a No-Brainer

    With all due respect to the Cardinals' Tony La Russa, the National League Manager of the Year award was the easiest in the bunch. On Wednesday, Colorado Rockies Manager Jim Tracy was announced as the winner of the prestigious honor...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about almost 5 years ago 81 reads 1 comments

  11. Jim Tracy Wins Manager of the Year Award in No-Brainer Decision

    With all due respect to the Cardinals' Tony La Russa, the National League Manager of the Year award was the easiest to choose in the bunch. On Wednesday, Colorado Rockies manager Jim Tracy was announced as the winner of the prestigious honor...

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  12. Gold Glove Awards Are a Joke that Put a Serious Hurt on Baseball

    Name the best shortstop to ever wear a Rockies uniform. The names are deep, but the talent is shallow. Anyone who watches baseball and has paid any attention to the Colorado Rockies ...

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  13. Tim Lincecum Busted For Marijuana, Reminds Rockies Fans What They Have

    It is well known around the league and amongst baseball fans that the Colorado Rockies look at more than just talent when they draft, sign, or trade for a player. They are very intent on bringing in players who have a high level of character...

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  14. TBS Takes Away Postseason Luster For Baseball Fans

    A Major League Baseball season lasts a long time. Very few fans are able to watch all 162 games that their favorite team plays...

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  15. Rockies-Phillies: Huston Street's Dead End Sends Colorado Season Wrong Way

    "Rocktober" wasn’t supposed to be over before the middle of the month. The team that seemed to be carried by destiny for four months was suddenly staring at four months of offseason...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about almost 5 years ago 217 reads 4 comments

  16. Rockies Lose Pivotal Game Three In NLDS

    When fans thaw out on Monday morning reality may set in. The Colorado Rockies had several chances to take a commanding 2-1 lead in the best of five division series, but ended up on the wrong end of a 6-5 loss to the Phillies...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about almost 5 years ago 154 reads 0 comments

  17. NLDS Game Three Postponed Due to Snow

    Major League Baseball announced early this morning that Saturday night’s game will be postponed. Game three will be played during the scheduled time for game four, Sunday night at 8:07 Mountain Time...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about almost 5 years ago 113 reads 0 comments

  18. Rockies Must Score Early to Have Success in Game 3

    After much anticipation, Phillies manager Charlie Manuel named future Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez the game three starter for Saturday night’s match up at Coors Field...

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  19. Rockies Even NLDS Series Behind Aaron Cook and Yorvit Torrealba

    This was nothing new for the 2009 Colorado Rockies. This Rockies team has had more drama than a junior high sleepover. While the drama was another test on Rockies' fans' nerves, the results were worth it...

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  20. Colorado Rockies Drop Game One To Phillies 5-1

    The Colorado Rockies opened their postseason in Philadelphia, the same place that they did in 2007. Both teams are essentially full of the same players. Except for one. At the trade deadline the Phillies acquired Cliff Lee from the Cleveland Indians...

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  21. Rockies vs. Phillies NLDS Preview

    The Colorado Rockies enter the postseason against the same team that they started out with in 2007, the Philadelphia Phillies. The Rockies would love a repeat of the ‘07 meeting, when the streaking Rox swept the Phillies in three games...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about almost 5 years ago 328 reads 2 comments

  22. Rockies-Dodgers: Jason Marquis Raises Postseason Questions in Loss to LA

    The Colorado Rockies are used to games at the end of the season that don't matter. This is the 15th time in 17 seasons that the Rockies' season finale has been a moot point. This time, however, they are not headed out for vacation...

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  23. Dodgers-Rockies: Los Angeles Wraps Up NL West; Jorge De La Rosa Hurt

    The Colorado Rockies lost the division on Saturday night, losing 5-0 to the Dodgers, but that may not have been the worst thing about the game. Two pitches into the fourth inning, Jorge De La Rosa was perfect with his arm, but his groin was not...

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  24. Colorado Rockies Not Content With Wild Card, Aim For Division

    Forgive Rockies fans if they are not sure how to act this weekend. The Colorado Rockies advanced into unfamiliar territory on Friday night and won 4-3...

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  25. Colorado Rockies Clinch Playoff Berth, Set Sights On NL West Title

    Rockies+champagne.jpg"> Who would have guessed this? Who would have believed that the Rockies, 12 games under .500 and better than only the Washington Nationals on June 3rd, would be heading to the playoffs...

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