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Colorado Rockies: Charlie Blackmon is in a “Nazty” slump

Lost in the shuffle of all the offensive struggles the Colorado Rockies have faced this season, there is one player who is currently in the midst of a slump that has been overlooked. Whether it’s because other players are having a much harder go of it, most notably Ian Desmond and Carlos Gonzalez, or because […] Colorado Rockies: Charlie Blackmon is in a “Nazty” slump - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Purple Row May 19, 2018
Saturday Rockpile: The Clubhouse That Chemistry Built

Saturday Rockpile: The Clubhouse That Chemistry Built

Rockies news and links for May 19, 2018 Colorado Rockies: Are they picking chemistry over offense? | Rox PileIt has become difficult to argue against the notion that the Colorado Rockies are valuing clubhouse chemistry over offensive production. As Spring Training began, third baseman Nolan Arenado and other members of the Rockies’ roster were very vocal about bringing outfielder Carlos Gonzalez back to the team after a disappointing 2017 campaign. Shortly after Arenado stated that a CarGo reunion would be “the greatest thing ever,” the veteran was re-signed to a one-year, $8 million...
The Denver Post May 18, 2018
The Morning After: Flock of seagulls can’t faze Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez

The Morning After: Flock of seagulls can’t faze Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez

A flock of seagulls -- no, not that 80's, weird-haired pop band that ran so far away -- but the real thing, turns AT&T Park into a fowl place late at night.
www.bostonherald.com May 18, 2018
Gonzalez hits 2-run single in 12th, Rockies beat Giants 5-3

Gonzalez hits 2-run single in 12th, Rockies beat Giants 5-3

SAN FRANCISCO — Carlos Gonzalez has played in San Francisco so many times over the past decade that dealing with seagulls swirling over the outfield grass is customary in the late innings."It's part of the show, right?" he said, smiling. "I've been playing in this division for 10 years, so I know they're going to come."Gonzalez blocked out the hundreds of pesky birds and blooped a tiebreaking, two-run single with two outs in the 12th inning, lifting the Colorado Rockies past the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Thursday night in the clubs' first meeting of the year."You always expect that when...
The Denver Post May 18, 2018
Rockies get big hit from Carlos Gonzalez to beat Giants in 12th inning

Rockies get big hit from Carlos Gonzalez to beat Giants in 12th inning

The Rockies loaded the bases on a walks by pinch hitter Chris Iannetta, Charlie Blackmon and Nolan Arenado. CarGo's special delivery was a soft liner to right field off Cory Gearrin.
Rox Pile May 17, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Does hitting coach Duane Espy deserve some blame?

My most recent article “Looking at the Roller Coaster 2018 Season,” received a great comment from reader John.  John wondered why the coaching staff, specifically hitting coach Duane Espy, has not gotten any blame for the Colorado Rockies’ offensive woes? Most of the focus, to this point, has been on the struggles of Ian Desmond, Carlos Gonzalez, […] Colorado Rockies: Does hitting coach Duane Espy deserve some blame? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile May 17, 2018

Colorado Rockies: The Carlos Gonzalez situation and what can be done

After a largely unsuccessful 2017 season, long-time Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez did enough last September to earn a one year contract from Jeff Bridich and Colorado’s front office. How is the signing looking through the first quarter of the season? Not great. Through the Rockies’ first 43 games, the 32-year-old outfielder is hitting just .219 […] Colorado Rockies: The Carlos Gonzalez situation and what can be done - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Denver Post May 11, 2018
Rockies Insider: Colorado is platooning the corner outfield spots, meaning a diminished role for Carlos Gonzalez

Rockies Insider: Colorado is platooning the corner outfield spots, meaning a diminished role for Carlos Gonzalez

With Bud Black deciding his outfield each day based off pitching matchups, rest factors and who's bat is hottest, that likely means a continued diminished role for Gonzalez, one of the Rockies' best outfielders of all-time.
Rox Pile May 8, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Was re-signing Carlos Gonzalez a mistake?

March 12, 2018. A date which will live in Colorado Rockies infamy. OK, maybe not quite that dramatic but however it was the day the Rockies reached a one year/$8 million deal to bring back right fielder Carlos Gonzalez. At the time, there was a ton of excitement surrounding the signing. It gave the Rockies a highly popular, […] Colorado Rockies: Was re-signing Carlos Gonzalez a mistake? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Denver Post Apr 30, 2018
Carlos Gonzalez hopes his return wakes up Colorado Rockies’ historically bad offense

Carlos Gonzalez hopes his return wakes up Colorado Rockies’ historically bad offense

Asked why his return from the disabled list on Monday might wake up Colorado's slumbering offense, right fielder Carlos Gonzalez flashed his famous smile and replied, "I'm a good hitter."
Purple Row Apr 30, 2018
Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez activated from disabled list, DJ LeMahieu place on DL

Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez activated from disabled list, DJ LeMahieu place on DL

The Rockies bad offense takes another hit Hopes that the Rockies’ worst in baseball offense was going to get a boost with the return of DJ LeMahieu just took a hit. The Rockies have placed LeMahieu, who missed the majority of the Miami series with a hamstring injury, on the disabled list. LeMahieu was one of only four regular starters on the Rockies producing above average offensively. Carlos González is taking his place on the roster after his own stint on the 10-day DL. González was placed on the DL on April 22 retroactive to the 19th with a right hamstring strain. LeMahieu’s...
The Denver Post Apr 30, 2018
DJ LeMahieu lands on DL, Carlos Gonzalez reinstated

DJ LeMahieu lands on DL, Carlos Gonzalez reinstated

The Colorado Rockies on Monday placed second baseman DJ LeMahieu on the disabled list, and activated outfielder Carlos Gonzalez from the DL.
Rox Pile Apr 30, 2018

Colorado Rockies roster moves: CarGo activated from DL, LeMahieu to DL

Before today’s series opener with the Chicago Cubs, the Colorado Rockies announced that they are activating outfielder Carlos Gonzalez from the disabled list. The Colorado Rockies announced today that they activated outfielder Carlos Gonzalez from the 10-day disabled list. He was on the disabled list with a right hamstring strain. The last game he played […] Colorado Rockies roster moves: CarGo activated from DL, LeMahieu to DL - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Apr 24, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Why pick David Dahl over Raimel Tapia?

The Colorado Rockies recently called up David Dahl to the main club. This due to Gerardo Parra beginning to serve his four game suspension and Carlos Gonzalez being put on the DL. These were strong reasons to call up an outfielder, but was David Dahl the right choice? The Colorado Rockies had many options on […] Colorado Rockies: Why pick David Dahl over Raimel Tapia? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Apr 22, 2018

Colorado Rockies roster news: CarGo to DL, Cuevas makes MLB debut

After injuring his hamstring on a diving catch on Wednesday in a road loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates, Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez is heading to the disabled list. To take CarGo’s place on the active roster, the Rockies called up outfielder Noel Cuevas from Triple-A Albuquerque. Cuevas makes his first-ever appearance on the Rockies […] Colorado Rockies roster news: CarGo to DL, Cuevas makes MLB debut - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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