Colorado Treading Water Ahead of ASB

Colorado went through the month of June without a swoon.  The attendance reflected the fans’ confidence in the team as they are ranked sixth in the majors.  Their actions on the field had mixed results, but they avoided their annual June Swoon.  They are 44-42 and one game out of WC1 spot.  That’s a pretty … Continued

Bullpen and bor struggling

The Rockies once again swept Arizona and climbed to six games above .500 (40-34) for the first time this year.  This was also the eighth straight win in the head-to-head match up against the Snakes.  Despite starting 0-5 vs. the NL West divisional rivals (Dodgers and D-backs), they are 16-12 (16-7 since 0-5 start).  The … Continued

Rockies Sweep Arizona

Colorado climbed above .500 for the first time since the season opener with a victory in a 11-10 slugfest.  Kyle Freeland continued to struggle badly giving up five runs in just three innings before being removed by Bud Black.  He gave up two more home runs, including one to the opposing pitcher.  The Chettis and … Continued

Rockies Have a Story

Rockies up and down season continues.  After that yucky eight-game losing streak in April, Colorado has been playing between one and five games under .500.  When they have a chance to get back to even, the pitching often blows up.  The rotation basically has 1.5 good pitchers on a 1-5 scale.  German Marquez is a … Continued

Brendan Rodgers Era Begins

A new era begins tonight.  Excuse the photo, technical problems trying to upload the Brendan Rodgers picture into this post.  Brendan Rodgers was called up today and will start at second base batting seventh.  The Rockies have been alternating wins and losses.  All I ask is to have him play regularly and he perform at … Continued

Balderdash

The Rockies were fortunate to take the final game of the Florida trip 1-0 despite the bats being buried in the frozen tundra.  I only have one word which is the headliner for this post.  They also lost the home opener 10-6.  There were a lot of comments by the tv crew and players themselves … Continued