Rockies Back in Post Season Picture

It is only five days before we flip the calendar to August marking the beginning of the dog days and the end of the non-waiver trade deadline.  There are reasons for the Colorado Rockies to be optimistic about Rocktober after being mired in the June swoon eight games back in the West and behind several … Continued

Hanging on to WC

sdcarp and company have been banging the drums loud and clear that Chatty should stay in the bullpen.  Wednesday night’s game showed why Chatty should be in the bullpen.  He cruised through the first three innings while being staked to a comfortable lead 5-0.  As usual the wheels came off when he went through the … Continued

Walk Off x 2

After a disappointing start to the week with three consecutive losses, they finished the week with five straight wins including a couple of walk offs.  Jordan Lyles gave up the go-ahead 2-run shot after Colorado rallied to tie the game at four in the final game of the Cubs series.  The Rockies then went to … Continued

Bang! Giants Enter Off Season With Bitter Taste

The San Francisco Giants were on their way to setting a record for most pitchers used in a team shutout.  The parade of pitchers showed Cain, Affeldt (pitched final game of career), Gearrin, Romo, Bochy (manager’s son?), Broadway, Osich, Lopez, Kontos, Hall, and Petit.  That’s a total of eleven pitchers and Bochy was going match … Continued

Home Runs Walk Off Dodgers, 8-6

The game between the Rockies and Dodgers started and ended in dramatic fashion.  In the first, Chuck_Nazty grounded a single up the middle and Deej followed with a bunt that rolled on the 1B foul line which stayed there.  CarGo then hit a chopper over Brett Anderson that ended up in no man’s land to … Continued

Lucky 7

The Colorado Rockies went into the bottom of the 9th inning Monday night at Coors Field in Denver with an 0 for 15 tally with runners in scoring position, had left 12 on-base, and trailed the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-1.  8 batters and 2 outs later pinch hitter Ben Paulsen smashed a ground single to center-field, and … Continued