DISGUSTING

The title of this article says it all.  I plan to keep this short until the front office makes some seismic changes.  There were two roster moves that may help the club incrementally.  Otto was activated from the DL and Tom Murphy has long at last joined the big club.  But the Colorado Rockies continue … Continued

Rockies @ Cardinals 5/19/2016

We are going to try a new news format starting tonight.  I will write a brief pre-game post with the photo.  I’m going to junk the lineup photo and use a photo related to the Rockies or opponent.  Then we can comment on today’s game here and after the game I (or anybody who wants … Continued

TOOTBLAN’ed

Charlie Blackmon set the tone the wrong way tonight in a 2-0 loss.  He led off the game against Adam Wainwright with a triple.  Trevor Story, the next batter, hit a hard grounder right at the third baseman.  For whatever reason, Blackman ran home and was out by 10 feet.  That TOOTBLAN suddenly flipped the … Continued

Workmanlike

ROX OPEN TRIP WITH VICTORY OVER CARDS It is usually the St Louis Cardinals that do this kind of thing to you, win, by simply playing a little bit better than you did. Monday the Colorado Rockies turned the tables on St Louis, using a run in the 3rd and two in the 4th, along with … Continued

Rockies RaBURN Mets, 4-3

It was the type of game played today that the baseball purists love to watch.  New York had a record of 19-3 when they score first entering the weekend series.  They scored first on Friday night and still lost.  They scored first again today on a Orlando Cespedes solo blast in the second.  The Rockies … Continued

Not Much Gusto

ROX PLAY TO LOSE, AND DO The Colorado Rockies sleep-walked through their first 9 innings back from a successful road trip, losing to the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-5 Monday night at Coors Field in Denver.  Turning once again to that old sportswriter’s trick, Colorado has now lost 6 straight at the friendly confines of 20th and Blake. … Continued