1. Colorado Rockies Inch Closer to Playoff Berth

    At Coors Field on Wednesday night fall was in the air. The wind blew trash around the ballpark all night long and the temperatures dipped. It was a feeling that the Rockies are looking forward to getting used to...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about almost 5 years ago 54 reads 1 comments

  2. Rockies Win Another Thriller On Iannetta's Walk Off Homer

    Good teams find ways to win close games. The Colorado Rockies found a way to win a game in a huge situation on Tuesday night at Coors Field...

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  3. Clint Barmes Provides Heroics With His Glove

    Clint Barmes is a hard worker. He does not possess the natural talents to be in a big league uniform. In order for him to keep his job he must constantly work on his game, finding ways to get better...

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  4. Time For Colorado Rockies Fans To Step It Up

    The Rockies entered Saturday night’s game with the Cardinals with a three game lead over the Braves in the National League Wild Card race...

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  5. Jim Tracy Redeems Himself as Colorado Rockies Win Thriller

    Talk to anyone about baseball in Colorado and inevitably what will come up is how different the game is at altitude and how many runs are scored at Coors Field. In fact, most believe that it is nearly impossible to pitch at 20th and Blake...

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  6. Jim Tracy Blows It for the Colorado Rockies

    Ouch. This one hurts. The Colorado Rockies blew a 3-0 lead over the Padres, losing 5-4. It was just the sixth time in 2009 that the Rockies lost a game at Coors Field in which they scored first...

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  7. Off the Marquis: Colorado Rockies Ace Jason Marquis Looks Terrible vs. San Diego

    When the Colorado Rockies stumbled out of the gate, winning less baseball games than any team in the league besides the Washington Nationals, Jason Marquis was the silver lining...

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  8. Rockies Win Another Drama-Filled Game, Extend Wild Card Lead

    A win is a win. Every win counts the same, but some are larger than others. This one was as big as it gets. The Colorado Rockies picked up their 86th win of the season, defeating the Padres 11-10 at Coors Field...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about almost 5 years ago 61 reads 0 comments

  9. Colorado Rockies' Ride to the Playoffs Not Solidified Yet

    The Colorado Rockies will go into Tuesday's game with the San Diego Padres with a four-game lead in the Wild Card race with just 12 games to play. The sheer numbers say that the Rockies have nearly secured their position in the playoffs...

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  10. Colorado Rockies Win, Increase Wild Card Lead

    Finally, a well played baseball game. The Colorado Rockies, struggling on a very important road trip, played a complete ball game. The bats finally broke out as the team beat the Diamondbacks 10-4 at Chase Field on Saturday night...

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  11. Are the Colorado Rockies Falling Apart?

    September...It's the month when memories are made. Two years ago the memories that were made for the Colorado Rockies and their fans was the famous run to the National League pennant, it was ...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about 5 years ago 152 reads 1 comments

  12. Colorado's Jorge De La Rosa Puts on Clinic, Rockies Doctoring Small NL West Lead

    Was that fun? There are Rockies fans everywhere with purple faces, and it has nothing to do with face paint and team spirit. It has everything to do with them not breathing for a full half inning...

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  13. Mile-High Meltdown: Colorado's Pressure Mounting After Rocky Start with Rival

    So much for burying the Giants. After a second straight lackluster night in San Francisco, the Rockies found themselves up just 2.5 games in the National League Wild Card race. With a 4...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about 5 years ago 157 reads 0 comments

  14. Between a Rock and Second Place: Too Friendly Colorado Needs to Get Feisty

    The Colorado Rockies have stormed back from a 15.5-game deficit. They were fighting with the Nationals as late as the first week in June for the worst record in baseball. They lost their manager, who was fired for losing the team...

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  15. Jim Tracy Is Costing the Colorado Rockies Games by Sticking With Clint Barmes

    Make no mistake, Jim Tracy is the reason that the Colorado Rockies have a firm hold on the National League Wild Card race. That said, Jim Tracy’s run of pushing all of the right buttons has come to an end...

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  16. Colorado Rockies' Eight Game Winning Streak Comes to an End

    Yorvit Torrealba did his best to be the hero for the second night in a row, but the Colorado Rockies ended up losing in the 10th inning on a bases-loaded walk to Padres pinch-hitter Nick Hundley...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about 5 years ago 71 reads 0 comments

  17. Yorvit Torrealba Latest to Provide Late-Night Drama for Colorado Rockies

    Never, ever go to sleep on these Rockies. On a night that seemed primed for a letdown, the Rockies came off the deck in the ninth inning, off perhaps the best closer in the National League, to win 4-1 against the Padres in San Diego...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about 5 years ago 93 reads 0 comments

  18. Colorado Rockies Winning Games Thanks to Their Depth

    National League West watch out, here come the Colorado Rockies. After being swept in San Francisco, giving away their four game wild card lead, the Rockies have fought back and won the games they needed to win...

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  19. Rockies-Reds: Colorado Walks Off with Another Victory

    Is it still drama when the outcome becomes the expected? The Colorado Rockies once again walked off with a victory when it looked like they had been beaten...

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  20. Colorado Rockies Set Franchise Mark Behind Another Smooth Jason Marquis Outing

    Jason Marquis is a man of many labels. Not many of them are too desirable. For whatever reason, Marquis has critics all over baseball. Despite winning at least 11 games in each of the last six seasons, Marquis gets labeled...

    David Martin Written by David Martin about 5 years ago 167 reads 1 comments

  21. Rockies-Reds: Small Ball Helps Rockies Get Past Reds

    The Rockies rallied on an eighth inning home run off the bat of Ian Stewart to knock off the Reds Monday night, 4-3. After going down on strikes in his first three at-bats, Stewart blasted the first pitch he saw from reliever Carlos Fisher over the fence.

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  22. Seth Smith and the Rockies Pound the Diamondbacks To Complete Sweep

    That's more like it. Despite winning four of their past five games, something seemed off with the Colorado Rockies. The offense was not able to pour the runs on as they had done all season long, and the pitching was not nearly as crisp...

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  23. Contreras Delivers for Rockies; Bats Still Hollow

    When the Rockies acquired Jose Contreras from the White Sox less than a week ago there was a collective groan from Rockies fans throughout Colorado. At 5-13 with an ERA near 6...

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  24. Seth Smith, Jason Giambi Provide Late-Night Heroics to Lift Rockies to Victory

    This team is like a good Hollywood script. It almost as if the team forgets that they can win the game earlier than the seventh, eighth, or ninth innings. But why should they do that, that wouldn’t be as much fun...

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  25. Rockies Losing Games That They Need to Win

    After a lackluster loss to the Mets on a sunny Thursday afternoon at Coors Field, the Rockies squandered an opportunity to gain another game on both the Giants and the Braves in the wild card race...

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