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Dismal Off season Saved by Arenado Lock Up

This off season was so boring that the RWOers thought the Rockies would regress in a major way. All we did was change the hitting coach and sign Dan Murphy. Murphy was essentially a swap for DJLM who headed to…

  • March 2, 2019
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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…

  • October 20, 2018
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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…

  • September 29, 2018
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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…

  • September 21, 2018
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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…

  • September 17, 2018
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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. …

  • September 10, 2018
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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…

  • September 3, 2018
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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 are…

  • August 29, 2018
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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…

  • August 24, 2018
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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…

  • August 21, 2018
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