1. Colorado Rockies Starting Rotation: 2010 Look Ahead

    The 2009 starting rotation of the Colorado Rockies turned in the greatest performance of any rotation in the franchise's history. Several team records fell as the regular five hurlers took their turn and pitched very well time and time again...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about over 5 years ago 1,737 reads 1 comments

  2. Rockies Infield: Looking Ahead to 2010

    Entering the 2009 season, there were numerous questions surrounding the infield of the Colorado Rockies. Would Todd Helton's back hold up? On the heels of his excellent rookie year in 2007, was ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about over 5 years ago 255 reads 1 comments

  3. Rockies Outfield: 2010 Look Ahead

    The Rockies' 2010 starting outfield should again be a source of strength, both defensively and offensively. Let's take a look at the five players likely to be manning the spacious outfield grass at Coors Field for the Rockies in 2010...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about over 5 years ago 120 reads 1 comments

  4. Rockies-Braves: Marquis Tosses Gem Against Former Team

    Jason Marquis pitched eight outstanding innings and Chris Iannetta chipped in a run and an RBI in a three-run top of the ninth as the Colorado Rockies toppled the Atlanta Braves 5-1 at Turner Field on Monday evening...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about almost 6 years ago 72 reads 0 comments

  5. Rockies: Time To Cut Hurdle Loose

    The good will generated by "Rocktober" is officially over, at least for me. After today's 11-4 loss in Pittsburgh, Hurdle's record as the manager of the Rockies stands at a paltry 530-619...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about almost 6 years ago 124 reads 2 comments

  6. Rockies-Pirates: Hawpe Goes Deep in Ninth, Rox Win

    If someone other than Brad Hawpe starts the All-Star Game in right field for the National League, there ought to be an investigation...

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  7. Can Atkins Turn It Around?

    In the 2000 amateur draft, the Colorado Rockies selected UCLA first baseman Garrett Atkins in the fifth round. With Todd Helton firmly entrenched at that position for the Rockies, Atkins converted ...

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  8. Where Do Colorado Rockies Go from Here?

    With Thursday's 8-3 loss to the San Francisco Giants, the Colorado Rockies completed a 19-game stretch against NL West opponents with a 7-12 record (11-16 overall). The questions are numerous, and apparently without many answers at the moment...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about almost 6 years ago 103 reads 1 comments

  9. Colorado Rockies Need To Find Identity

    The Colorado Rockies have played 22 games and the numbers are befuddling, to say the least.Some of the stats are very encouraging:The Rockies are on pace to hit 221 HR as team even though no individual has more than four...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about almost 6 years ago 96 reads 2 comments

  10. Another Road Loss For Rockies

    Good teams find ways to win close games. Right now, the Colorado Rockies are not a good team. Despite an outstanding effort from Ubaldo Jimenez, the Rockies dropped a 3-2 heartbreaker to the Giants on Friday night in San Francisco...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about almost 6 years ago 62 reads 0 comments

  11. Rockies Look to Get Healthy on Home Cooking

    After 14 games, the Colorado Rockies' record sits at 5-9, and they're last in the NL West. The mark doesn't really surprise me, all things considered (I predicted them at 6-8 after their opening stretch), but how they have gotten there does...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about 6 years ago 75 reads 0 comments

  12. Rockies-Diamondbacks: Rox Bounce Back Against D-Backs

    Did that swing look familiar? Todd Helton, as part of a three-hit evening, rocked his first home run of the season off Arizona's Jon Rauch in the eighth inning on Tuesday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about 6 years ago 32 reads 0 comments

  13. Rockies-Dodgers: Series Recap (4/17-19)

    I'm looking for something good to say about the three-game set the Colorado Rockies just completed at Chavez Ravine with the Los Angeles Dodgers. The only thing that comes to mind is this: I'm glad it's over...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about 6 years ago 52 reads 2 comments

  14. Rockies-Dodgers: Good Outing by Jorge De La Rosa Goes Wanting

    There are bad losses, and there are REALLY bad losses. Tonight's 4-3 defeat at the hands of the Dodgers is definitely of the latter variety. The Rockies came out swinging in the first...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about 6 years ago 82 reads 3 comments

  15. Early Signs Look Good for Colorado Rockies

    The Rockies departed Chicago with an even 4-4 record to open the season. While that may sound pretty pedestrian, I would argue otherwise. Consider the following: The Rockies have outscored the opposition 44-35 over the first eight games...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about 6 years ago 96 reads 2 comments

  16. What To Watch for: Colorado Rockies

    The 2009 Colorado Rockies won't look anything like the 2008 version. Gone are regular contributors Matt Holliday, Brian Fuentes, and Willy Taveras (through trade and free agency) as ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bob Locke about 6 years ago 135 reads 2 comments