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Rafael Betancourt could pitch for Colorado Rockies in 2014

Entering the 2014 season, there was a strong argument to be made that the Rockies would benefit from handing the high-leverage roles in the back of the bullpen to younger, fresher arms. It was reasonable to think that it was ...

Carlos Gonzalez has knee surgery, could miss start of 2015 spring training

Carlos Gonzalez has endured a miserable 2014 season. It has been a campaign marred by injuries, one that was ultimately ended by the news that he would require season-ending knee surgery. A most unfortunate theme has emerged when it comes ...

Same old story as Colorado Rockies bullpen blows it again; time for Walt Weiss to put his foot down

Walt Weiss needs to put his foot down.At some point, the question has to be asked, why do the Colorado Rockies insist on employing a strategy that has been nothing short of a failure?That was the case again on Tuesday ...

Cincinnati Reds Bullpen Capsizes in Nightcap

If the opening game of the doubleheader did not kill off any remaining morale for the Cincinnati Reds, the night cap certainly did the trick.  Falling by a final of 10-5, the Reds were trounced late once again by the ...

It was a great day to be a fan of the Colorado Rockies

Todd Helton overshadowed a great day for the Rockies.Todd Helton showed up at Coors Field, and apparently dropped off some of his bats.In what will go down as one of the best days in the 2014 season, but also one ...

Cincinnati Reds Stunned by Rockies Comeback

The final rusty nail may have finally been driven into the Cincinnati Reds coffin by a familiar face on early Sunday afternoon.  Drew Stubbs‘ walk-off three-run home run gave the Colorado Rockies a 10-9 comeback win that left the club ...

Five-Run 9th Lifts Rockies to Victory On Todd Helton’s Day

Today was a red-letter day for Rockies fans. Never in our team’s history has a player’s jersey number been retired. Some would argue that one should have been before now, perhaps Larry Walker‘s or Dante Bichette‘s. You’ll get no argument ...

Reds vs. Rockies: RHP Mat Latos vs. LHP Yohan Flande

Cincinnati Reds (61-61) vs. Colorado Rockies (47-75)   RHP Mat Latos (4-3, 2.95 ERA, 0.94 WHIP, .195 OAV) vs. LHP Yohan Flande (0-5, 5.36 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, .279 OAV)   Sunday, August 17, 2014: 4:10 p.m. at Coors Field   ...

Todd Helton gave me my favorite sports moment

Todd Helton gave me my favorite sports moment. I have been fortunate enough to see the Denver Broncos win two Super Bowls, to see a couple Stanley Cup championships from the Colorado Avalanche, and to see plenty of playoff appearances ...

Reds vs. Rockies: RHP Dylan Axelrod vs. RHP Jordan Lyles

Cincinnati Reds (61-61) vs. Colorado Rockies (47-75)   RHP Dylan Axelrod (8-8, 4.09 ERA, 1.33 WHIP, 7.3 K/9 IP) at Triple-A Charlotte & Louisville vs. RHP Jordan Lyles (6-1, 3.70 ERA, 1.30 WHIP, .247 OAV)   Saturday, August 16, 2014: ...

Johnny Cueto, Kris Negron Lead Cincinnati Reds to Victory

Scraping their way back to the .500 mark once again, the Cincinnati Reds clawed tooth and nail to a 3-2 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night.   On the hill, it was the Johnny Cueto show.  Earning his ...

As Colorado Rockies kick off Todd Helton weekend, get ready for the local hatred

Todd Helton takes far too much criticism.Some things aren't meant to be understood.For years, when Todd Helton was in his prime, I thought that the only thing that would hold him back from Cooperstown was the perception from national writers ...

Todd Helton’s Case for Cooperstown

#Retire17 This has been the theme the entire 2014 season as Todd Helton is set to become the first player to have his number retired by the Colorado Rockies on Sunday, August 17th. The whole weekend series against the Reds ...

Carlos Gonzalez to undergo season-ending knee surgery

We’re all getting older. Carlos Gonzalez is no exception. At age 28 and facing season-ending knee surgery, CarGo might never be the five-tool player that he was early in his career ever again. As it is, his last two seasons ...

Reds vs. Rockies: RHP Alfredo Simon vs. LHP Jorge De La Rosa

Cincinnati Reds (60-60) vs. Colorado Rockies (46-74)   RHP Alfredo Simon (12-7, 3.08 ERA, 1.15 WHIP, .234 OAV) vs. LHP Jorge De La Rosa (11-8, 4.34 ERA, 1.26 WHIP, .242 OAV)   Thursday, August 14, 2014: 8:40 p.m. at Coors ...

Troy Tulowitzki is out for the season: What it means for the future

Troy Tulowitzki is out for the season again. As reported by Thomas Harding in the late hours on Wednesday night, Tulowitzki will undergo season-ending hip surgery and will be out for the remainder of the season. This news halts a ...

The Rockies Celebrate Todd Helton

It’s been hard to find anything truly great about this Rockies season. Even though the team started strong (at least once they left Miami), and even though there have been some pleasant surprises (Jordan Lyles, Corey Dickerson, Charlie Blackmon), the ...

New Low For Tulo; Colorado Rockies season keeps getting worse

Maybe it's time to turn the page on the Tulowitzki era.The sad reality is that it is extremely tough to be a fan of the Colorado Rockies.If the disrespect of an owner, if the excuses of a front office, if ...

Rockies injury news: Brett Anderson will undergo season-ending back surgery

I would never make light of a player’s injuries, so please know that I ask the following question with no sarcasm intended when it comes to starting pitcher Brett Anderson. In Anderson’s career he has dealt with injuries to his ...

The Colorado Rockies have the worst record in Major League Baseball

The Colorado Rockies officially have the worst record in Major League Baseball. They are worse than the Arizona Diamondbacks, Houston Astros, and Chicago Cubs. They are worse than the Philadelphia Phillies and they are worse than the equally-depleted-by-injury Texas Rangers. ...

Are you watching the Colorado Rockies play the San Diego Padres?

Are you watching the Colorado Rockies play the San Diego Padres? When we reach the end of another Major League season, this game will count just as much as the other 161 on the schedule. In that sense we will ...

The embarrassment reaches a new height for Colorado Rockies on Saturday

Walt Weiss needs a magic wand to make this season go away.Apparently Walt Weiss isn't the magician in this circus act.When Weiss addressed the media after the Colorado Rockies lost yet another game in a new embarrassing way. He was ...

Troy Tulowitzki calls for a change before 2015

When the franchise player makes a statement, the public is tuned in. However, Troy Tulowitzki isn’t concerned about what the public thinks. His latest comments were geared towards the men in suits. Before the Rockies dismantled Jake Arrieta and the ...

Colorado Rockies smash Cubs, snap five game slide

For one day, it felt like it was May again. The offense crushed, with 16 hits and 13 runs, as four players had 3+ hit games. Jordan Lyles moved to 6-1 in his first start in two months with great ...

Jordan Lyles returns to the Colorado Rockies’ rotation

It is going to be a little odd and a little sad to see starting pitcher Jordan Lyles back on the mound for the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night. Don’t get me wrong: of course I am happy for Lyles ...

The Colorado Rockies are awful

Just take a moment and zoom out. When you look back on this Colorado Rockies’ season and try to recall some of its stories and key moments (for better or for worse), will there be anything left to remember but ...

The Colorado Rockies, Chicago Cubs, and Hope

Hope. It is something that comes and goes for baseball teams and their fans. Sometimes the teams we cheer for give us reasons for hope that can last months or even years. Other times that hope will disappear at a ...

Guess what? Brett Anderson is hurt again

In perhaps the most unsurprising news of the season, Brett Anderson got injured in his start yesterday and is likely facing a DL stint. Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss made that clear when he said, “Not real good. His back ...

Colorado Rockies trade rumors: Justin Morneau a possible trade candidate?

With all of the fireworks of the MLB Trade Deadline that just passed (sans any participation from the Rockies, of course), it seems less likely that the August waiver trade period will yield nearly as much activity as it has ...

Rockies injury news: Carlos Gonzalez is hurt again

It is August 2nd, and already we are experiencing another version of the Colorado Rockies’ worst fears realized. Troy Tulowitzki is hurt. Carlos Gonzalez is hurt. And this team stinks to high hell, 20 games below .500 and on the ...

August starts the same way July ended for the Colorado Rockies…with a loss

Bill Geivett probably isn't thrilled to find out he is taking the blame.Remember Memorial Day? It seems like a long time ago, right?It was May 26th, and while the Colorado Rockies struggles had already begun, few had any idea how ...

With heads firmly planted in the sand, Colorado Rockies make no moves at trade deadline

The Rockies should have dealt LaTroy Hawkins."If it is broken beyond repair, don't fix it."Those were the words of Dan Fellman, producer of seemingly every show on Mile High Sports Radio, on Thursday afternoon when talking about the Colorado Rockies ...

Colorado Rockies: Are we anywhere near the end of the Dan O’Dowd era?

Acknowledging the general confusion when it comes to the Colorado Rockies front office and specifically the question of who is in charge in the front office, I pose the following question innocently enough. Are we actually anywhere near the end ...

Did the Colorado Rockies make a move at the trade deadline?

To put the 2014 July 31st trade market into perspective, you could note any of a number of things. You could look at the fact that the Milwaukee Brewers got two minor league players for Gerardo Parra or the fact ...

MLB Trade Deadline: Colorado Rockies still haven’t traded an outfielder

I start this post with just a couple hours left until the trade deadline. I say this because, given how close we are to the deadline, something could happen while I’m writing this post. Then again, I’m on top of the ...

Jorge De La Rosa trade rumors: Kansas City Royals are interested

The Colorado Rockies want to keep Jorge De La Rosa. Even with his contract up at season’s end, the Rockies plan to issue him a qualifying offer in the hopes of eventually signing him to a multi-year deal. The case ...

Colorado Rockies rumors: Brett Anderson will not be traded, likely to be back in Colorado in 2015

If I was willing to give the Colorado Rockies’ front office any measure of credit for being media-savvy, I might wonder if the reports about their intentions to keep Brett Anderson were partially an effort to drive up the lefty’s ...

Jorge De La Rosa trade rumors: Rockies unlikely to trade De La Rosa

The Colorado Rockies are right in the thick of things with Thursday’s trade deadline approaching. It is MLB Trade Rumors season, and the Rockies have multiple players drawing interest from contending teams. That list of guys ranges from stars like ...

MLB Trade Deadline: Troy Tulowitzki doesn’t have a no-trade clause

Troy Tulowitzki does not have a no-trade clause. If the Colorado Rockies inexplicably get an offer they cannot refuse from the Miami Marlins, they can ship Tulo down to report to Jeffrey Loria without so much as a note saying ...

Colorado Rockies trade rumors: LaTroy Hawkins on Pittsburgh’s radar

If you can get value at the trade deadline for a 41 year old closer who doesn’t strike anybody out, don’t you take that deal? That is an opportunity that the Colorado Rockies will potentially have with LaTroy Hawkins. To ...

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