ROCKIES RUMORS & GOSSIP

Inbox: What is Weiss' future with Rockies?

Is Walt Weiss to blame for the Rockies' bullpen troubles? What is his future with the club? Beat reporter Thomas Harding answers this question and more in the latest Inbox.
Via mlb.com
4 hours ago

Colorado Rockies Prove They Cannot Hang with the Big Boys

There is no way to sugarcoat it – the Colorado Rockies were simply awful in their recent series against the LA Dodgers, getting swept and being outscored by a score of 30-10. Only Tyler Anderson and Jon Gray did much out of the pitchers, and Nolan Arenado and Charlie Blackmon out of the hitters, though […] Colorado Rockies Prove They Cannot Hang with the Big Boys - Rox Pile ...
Via Roxpile
4 hours ago

Rusin Under the Radar: Rockies reliever having remarkable year

  {"id":9,"instanceName":"Rockies main player","videos":[{"title":"Rockies youth movement in full swing","description":"description","info":"info","thumbImg":"thumbImg","youtubeID":"6oPxNv5ZLqY","prerollAD":"no","prerollGotoLink":"prerollGotoLink","preroll_mp4":"preroll_mp4","prerollSkipTimer":"prerollSkipTimer","midrollAD":"no","midrollAD_displayTime":"midrollAD_displayTime"...
Via BSN Denver
8 hours ago

Rox's instructs highlights depth of farm system

The Rockies may have had their best year ever for rookies in 2016. Tyler Anderson, David Dahl, Carlos Estevez, Jon Gray, Trevor Story and Tony Wolters all graduated to Coors Field this season. Jeff Hoffman, German Marquez and Raimel Tapia also made their big league debuts, while Tom Murphy showed impressive power for the second straight September.
Via mlb.com
11 hours ago

Colorado Rockies Not Playing Spoiler Role Very Well

On the last off day of the 2016 season for the Colorado Rockies, we have to face the facts about one thing. Let’s be honest, the Rockies did not play the role of spoiler very well over the past seven games. It’s been discussed time and time again about how the Rockies had a chance […] Colorado Rockies Not Playing Spoiler Role Very Well - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies...
Via Roxpile
12 hours ago

Purple Monday: Colorado Rockies Who Are Impressing

What an emotional week in baseball. The heartbreaking loss of Jose Fernandez will leave a hole in baseball for years to come. His love for the game was something I really appreciated and hearing more and more stories of the human being he was makes his loss even harder. It is beautiful to see the […] Purple Monday: Colorado Rockies Who Are Impressing - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado...
Via Roxpile
15 hours ago

Rockies react to “unspeakable tragedy,” death of Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez

LOS ANGELES – Carlos Gonzalez recalled the Rockies working out in Miami the day before the 2014 season opener. He was approached behind the batting cage by Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez, who was coming off a Rookie of the Year campaign and was scheduled to start Opening Day. “He had that big smile of his and told me he was going to strike me out three times. I told him I’d...
Via The Denver Post
1 day ago

Dodgers shell Rockies to move magic number to one

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The Dodgers needed a win and a San Francisco Giants loss to clinch the NL West on Saturday night. They did their part with a convincing 14-1...
Via Mile High Sports
1 day ago

Arenado hopes to get Vin's signature on 40-HR bat

The Rockies' Nolan Arenado put his game preparation aside and absorbed the ceremony for Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully, whom he watched and listened to while growing up in Southern California. Then Arenado sent Scully the gift of his power, hoping Scully will send him a signature.
Via mlb.com
2 days ago

Rockies’ DJ LeMahieu makes giants strides, closes in on NL batting title

DJ LeMahieu waited for his pitch. It was an 81 mph changeup on a 1-1 count from reliever Dean Kiekhefer in the Rockies’ 11-1 rout of the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday afternoon at Coors Field. LeMahieu smashed the ball to right-center field for a double, driving in Charlie Blackmon from second base. Nothing unusual there. LeMahieu has been taking pitches the other way ever since...
Via The Denver Post
2 days ago

Gray’s 10 strikeouts and Arenado’s 40th home run not enough in L.A.

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Jon Gray allowed only three hits Friday night against the Dodgers while striking out 10. That only tells half the story, though. All three...
Via Mile High Sports
2 days ago

Rockies DJ LeMahieu looks to add to trophy case

Two years ago, DJ LeMahieu was awarded a Gold Glove for his defense. The Rockies’ second baseman might just add a Silver Slugger award to his collection this season. LeMahieu raised his average to a National League-leading .352 with two hits in Thursday night’s series opener at Dodger Stadium, including a home run. “That’d be pretty special,” LeMahieu said of potentially...
Via The Denver Post
2 days ago

Raimel Tapia’s bat has carried him to the majors

Coming into the 2016 season, there were a handful of mixed opinions on what type of player Raimel Tapia could be. His ability to make contact was never in question, but his lanky, 6-foot-2, 160-pound frame and free-swinging approach at the plate were concerns as he moved up levels. Fast forward to September of 2016, and […] The post Raimel Tapia’s bat has carried him to the...
Via Today's Knuckleball
3 days ago

Jordan Patterson reflects on his first MLB hit

  {"id":9,"instanceName":"Rockies main player","videos":[{"title":"Rockies youth movement in full swing","description":"description","info":"info","thumbImg":"thumbImg","youtubeID":"6oPxNv5ZLqY","prerollAD":"no","prerollGotoLink":"prerollGotoLink","preroll_mp4":"preroll_mp4","prerollSkipTimer":"prerollSkipTimer","midrollAD":"no","midrollAD_displayTime":"midrollAD_displayTime"...
Via BSN Denver
3 days ago

The future is coming for the Rockies

Germán Márquez’s strong debut highlights what could be a strength for the Rockies next year Well, here it is: the final road trip of the season. The Rockies play a scant ten more games in 2016, with the next seven coming against playoff contenders. With the way these teams are playing, don’t be surprised if the Dodgers clinch the NL West or if the Giants are eliminated from...
Via Purple Row
4 days ago

Rockies jump on Weaver, Cardinals lose 11-1

DENVER -- Nolan Arenado hit a grand slam, German Marquez pitched five solid innings for his first major league win and the Colorado Rockies slowed the St. Louis Cardinals' playoff chase with an 11-1 victory on Wednesday.The Cardinals entered the day tied with New York and San Francisco atop the NL wild-card standings. The Mets and Giants both played later.Arenado broke open the game...
Via Associated Press
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals, Rockies engage in playful post-anthem standoff

DENVER -- Cardinals outfielder Jose Martinez and Rockies reliever Carlos Estevez faced each other in an unusual way -- a playful post-national anthem standoff.With Wednesday's game about to start, Estevez and Martinez stood near their dugouts -- hand over heart -- and refused to back down until the other moved first.Martinez's teammates offered support by bringing him water and a...
Via Associated Press
5 days ago  |  Discuss

New faces give the Rockies optimism for 2017

  {"id":9,"instanceName":"Rockies main player","videos":[{"title":"Rockies youth movement in full swing","description":"description","info":"info","thumbImg":"thumbImg","youtubeID":"6oPxNv5ZLqY","prerollAD":"no","prerollGotoLink":"prerollGotoLink","preroll_mp4":"preroll_mp4","prerollSkipTimer":"prerollSkipTimer","midrollAD":"no","midrollAD_displayTime":"midrollAD_displayTime"...
Via BSN Denver
5 days ago

Colorado Rockies making changes to their rotation and the end of an era

Rockies news, notes, and links for Wednesday, September 20th With last night and today’s games, the Rockies rotation will have closed the book on one era and opened the book on a new one. Jorge De La Rosa likely making his final Rockies start against Cardinals | Denver Post Prior to last night’s game, Walt Weiss shared that it would likely be the final start of one of the...
Via Purple Row
5 days ago

More pitcher hitting heroics: Waino leads Cards over Rockies 10-5

DENVER -- Adam Wainwright was shaky on the mound and shined at the plate with a career-high four RBIs as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 10-5 on Tuesday night to move into a tie for the top NL wild card.The free-swinging Wainwright lined a two-run double in the second inning and brought in two more with a bloop single in the fifth. Matt Adams and Jedd Gyorko homered...
Via Associated Press
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies: The importance of David Dahl

David Dahl will not be the NL Rookie of the Year. In fact, he likely will not even for the best rookie for the Colorado Rockies this season. Of course, that is not his fault. Trevor Story took the league by storm this season and should be in the running for the ROY award even with an injury-shortened season. While Story started his career off with a flurry of home runs, Dahl started...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Rockies News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Kevin Garnett's unique NBA career proves anything is possible

Jose Fernandez joins tragic list of premature departures

Week 4 in college football as explained by Queen

The good, bad, and ugly from Week 3 in the NFL season

Where does Landon Donovan's return rank?

WATCH: What are the best WR-CB rivalries of all-time?

Bill Belichick may be forced to get hilariously creative to fill his quarterback slot

Five sports stadiums that should be renamed

WNBA playoffs head into second round after single eliminations

CFB Crash Course: Week 4 - No ranking is safe

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker