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2018-2019 Off Season

Colorado Rockies improved to 91 wins in 2018 against 87 wins in 2017.  This year was perceived as a disappointment even though the paper says they won 91 games and lost the NL West tie breaker in game 163.  Let’s dig in a little deeper as to why 9

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WC Clinched; NL West Next

Eight days ago, I wrote a post saying their season was over and listed several reasons it was all smokes and mirrors.  This was after the Dodgers laughed and toyed with the Rockies in the Chavez Ravine.  Ten games remained and we needed quite a bit of h

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Sliding Down Steep Slippery Slope

If we look at the lineup in the picture, we (except BB and the front office) know that this was the problem all year long.  It was masked behind outstanding rotation and solid back end of the bullpen (once Rox figured Shaw shouldn’t pitch in a high

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THE RECKONING

ROX VISIT LA, PHOENIX, FOR 3 EACH WITH DODGERS AND DBACKS; DIVISION ON LINE The Arizona Diamondbacks scored twice in the top of the 7th Thursday afternoon, reducing what had been a 4-run Colorado Rockies lead to 5-3.  Colorado roared-back in the bottom o

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INCHING FORWARD

DIVISION LEADING ROX HOST DBACKS AHEAD OF 9-GAME/3-CITY TRIP The Colorado Rockies took the lead in the National League West a week ago Tuesday with the first of 3 wins on a home series sweep of the San Francisco Giants.  Yesterday they lost to the 2nd-pl

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HOME FOR THE HOLIDAY

HATED GIANTS ON FOR 3; STRUGGLING ANDERSON FACES MAD BUM The Colorado Rockies defeated the San Diego Padres Sunday afternoon behind left-hander Kyle Freeland and an offense that finally showed a little bit of life there on the shores of the San Diego Bay.

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Roller Coastering

The RWOers are entertaining themselves in the Rockies Amusement Park where the main attraction is the Rotation & Bullpen Roller Coaster.  Another attraction in this park is the RISP Lumber Ride (RISP hitting) around the Colorado Lazy River.  There a

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Buckle Up!

Well, well, well here the Rockies go again for the second straight year contending for a postseason birth.  In 2017, they were way out front and faded almost out of the picture.  In 2018, they are doing it differently.  This time they are in a pack of

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EAT A PEACH

ROX RIP THROUGH ATLANTA; FRIENDLY FRIARS ON FOR 3 Following-up their unlikely 3 of 4 series win over the Los Angeles Dodgers last weekend, the Colorado Rockies decided to make it unprecedented the recently passed one, sweeping the Atlanta Braves at their

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Rockies Will Not Go Away

The Rockies are like gnats buzzing around the faces on a hot summer day.  After starting the month of August with a 2-7 record with Wade “Dumpster Fire” Davis doing most of the damage, the resilient Colorado team turned around their fortunes

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