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Rox news from around the interweb.

Millwood, Francis and Lidge

Word this morning is that the Rockies were trying to pick up Millwood last month, by offering him $1 million with another $1 million in incentives, but he wanted something closer to $3 million.  Not sure if Millwood saw the Slowey contract before or afte

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Happy 41 #23

JASON GIAMBI gets to blow out a buncha’ candles today. Yep, it’s the Giambino’s 41st birthday. But no, he’s not the oldest position player in the bigs. That would be JIM THOME; by 134 days. Especially since THOME will return to the

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‘bye Greg, Hello Chad & Blake

The Rockies and Rangers swapped players Thursday, sending Greg Reynolds over to the Rangers for Chad Tracy.  Reynolds, the Rockies 2nd round overall pick in the 2006 draft, has only played 94 games with the team, amassing a 7.47 ERA.  He has been plague

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Baseball Prospectus’ Top 11

Baseball Prospectus released their annual “Rockies Top 11 Prospects” Wednesday, and while there is no surprise who is on the list, the list itself “is about as glowing as BP gets”, states RWO faithful reader Sdcarp.  With statemen

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GOOD-BYE INSIDE THE ROCKIES

Our good friends over at Inside the Rockies have locked down their site after 3 amazing years.  While one can still read past reports, posts and comments, there will be no more stories coming from the three founders: Tracy Ringolsby, Jack Etkin and Steve

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SITE UPDATE NOTES

I think you will all agree that one of the best parts of a site like this isn’t the articles themselves, but the conversation back and forth about the articles, games, current news, etc.  We have some amazing conversations with this group and I rea

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WELCOME TO THE ROX WALK OFF SITE

Welcome to your new site for all-things-rockies.  I have many great and wonderful plans for this site and hope to get all of your thoughts and comments on the site itself, but most importantly, your thoughts on the Rockies!  Our conversations over at i

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Torrealba and the Shove Heard Round the World (Video)

When I first read about former Rockies Catcher Yorvit Torrealba’s 66 game suspension and the fact that he got it for “pushing” an umpire, i felt the punishment was way over the top.  Players only get suspended 50 games for their fir

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Say Hello to Cuddyer and Blake

Michael Cuddyer and Casey Blake are the two latest additions to the Colorado Rockies, but they are far from being signed under the same contractual terms. Cuddyer signed a 3 year, $31.5 million contract while Blake was a paltry 1 year, $2 million.  Blake

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