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Smoke and Mirrors?

It says more about the NL West than the Rockies, that after going 4-11 in the last 15 games they still find themselves sitting in third place in the division, only four games back from the division leading Diamondbacks.  You try to pull that stunt in the

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Dodgers Antivenom After Snakebite

What a difference a day makes.  Blame it on the delayed flights, the 100+ Arenado “family” in attendance or that the Rockies were finally tired of leaving runners stranded.  Whatever the reason, the Rockies took their weekend frustration at

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ROX WALK OFF in Extra Innings!

Narrowly avoiding the sweep, the Colorado Rockies took the long and hard way towards the win in the final game against the Braves Wednesday afternoon.  When the dust settled it took 12 innings, nine blown opportunities with runners in scoring position an

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Dex & Rut 1-2 Punch Padres

Lefter Dexter comes through again. Fowler hit two home runs during Friday night’s game at PetCo.  The switch-hitting Dex has looked nothing but money from the left side, as all six of his long bombs have come from that side of home. His second HR o

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Sunday Squad Make it Five Straight

While nobody can argue the 5-1 Rockies have played stellar teams to open the season, with both the Brewers and Padres sporting the antithesis of the Rox record, it can’t be denied that they are playing stellar baseball top to bottom so far in 2013 (

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Season Opener Full of Promise, Loss

The Rockies came into the 2013 season ready to show the world that they could compete. With all of the conjecture over the past few weeks, especially owner Dick Monfort’s praise of the offense as well as the bullpen before the season began, one woul

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Fowler Agrees to Two-Year, $11.6 M

Dexter Fowler has agreed to sign a two-year deal that is reportedly worth $11.6 million, according to Jon Heyman. Fowler, who is 26 years old, posted a .300/.389/.474 line last season.  He also hit 13 home runs and stole 12 bags.  He was eligible for ar

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Rockies Trivia Tidbits

The baseball movie MONEYBALL got shut-out at the Oscars recently. Last year, the Rockies were shut out 8 times; 5 times by teams in the NL West. Colorado shut out an opponent 7 times. In those 7 wins, the starting pitcher went the distance twice. UBALDO J

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Dex $2.35 Million Richer This Season

Dexter Fowler might be a little slower this season, what with his pockets quadrupling over what they held last season.  His arbitration avoiding contract is done, assumed to be $2.35 million, and we can only assume he is happy with that.  We know he is

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