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Hometown - Champaign, IL College - Northern Illinois University, 1988 Sports Editor for my high school newspaper. Travels frequently - I can be found anywhere in the world.

Papa Jon’s Special

With a 3-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles, we can go over to Papa John’s and get half price pizza Thursday all day.  By the time you get your pizza, Colorado would have played a game already in Queens in which the game started at an odd time o

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Great Day in Colorado!

It may not feel like it, but Colorado is 7-3 since the ASB after a four-game sweep of Atlanta behind great starting pitching and slugging.  After the sweep, David Dahl was told to fly to Baltimore tomorrow.  The Rockies are purchasing his contract and B

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Tyler Anderson Seeks to Keep Rockies Rolling

Gopherg has been recalled to replace Chad Qualls who has gone on the DL due to his illness.  Before you go running for the exits, isn’t Gopherg the lesser evil of Jason Motte and Jake McGee? Colorado has won the first two games of the four-game set

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Bad News Braves Give Rox 4-3 Victory

Colorado had a bad habit of doing nothing the day after an offensive outburst until the eighth inning.  Mike Foltynewicz baffled the Rockies through seven innings while Atlanta took a 3-0 lead.  Then in the eighth inning, his legs gave out a little bit

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Are Rockies Buyers or Sellers?

Last night, the Rockies started off the second half with some fireworks winning 11-2.  JDLR made yet another quality start going six-plus innings to pick up his 99th career victory.  Atlanta played like the “Bad News Bears” similar to how Co

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Let’s Close the First Half With a Bang

As you can see in the old photo above, this is what we need to pick up ourselves for the second half.  Jeff Bridich had a good conversation with the ROOT crew yesterday.  He spoke of the need to be symmetric; it has been hard to be consistent when the p

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Game 2 vs. Tuloronto 6/28/2016

Last night Tulo returned to his roots and he received a rousing applause with a smattering of boos.  The fans loved him for what he has done, but the real baseball fans loved him for another reason – Colorado has Jeff Hoffman, Jesus Tinoco, and Mig

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Tulo Back in Colorado For Three Days

As the world inside the Rocky Mountain region knows, Tulo is back in town to play against Camp Tulo partner Tulo2.7. jeem has been having technical problems so he asked me to put u a thread for conversation tonight. Chuck_Nazty was named Player of the Wee

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Rockies Hitters Remain Dormant

The Coors Field Syndrome officially bit the Rockies when they left Denver Thursday night.  The offense has been totally non-existent except for a six-run outburst in one inning yesterday.  Chuck_Nazty has started virtually every road game with a K sinc

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