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Rockies 2017 Review: Young starters — led by Jon Gray, German Marquez — made leap forward

Rockies 2017 Review: Young starters — led by Jon Gray, German Marquez — made leap forward

Finding quality starting pitching has always been, and always will be, a kind of Holy Grail for the Rockies.
Purple Row Oct 7, 2017
Colorado Rockies have lots of reasons for optimism after playoff loss

Colorado Rockies have lots of reasons for optimism after playoff loss

Rockies news and links for October 7, 2017 Colorado Rockies: why Rockies fans should not be disappointed | Rox Pile Perhaps the best way to process this week’s wild card loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks is to focus on this loss as just the beginning for a young group of players. Core figures like Jon Gray and Nolan Arenado got their first taste of the playoffs and will hopefully have the chance to draw on that experience in the years to come. JD Jensen looks back at the game and looks ahead for reasons to be optimistic. Arenado finalist for top Players Choice Award | MLB.com Charlie...
Purple Row Oct 7, 2017
MLB Playoffs 2017: Three takeaways from the NL Wild Card Game for the Rockies

MLB Playoffs 2017: Three takeaways from the NL Wild Card Game for the Rockies

Baseball is a jerk The twisting, turning National League Wild Card Game represented a slow descent into madness for Rockies fans. The 11-8 defeat at the hands of the rival Diamondbacks destroyed hope early, only to tease fans by giving a little bit back at a time, only to dash hopes again and again. Such devastation made immediate analysis impossible. Now that it’s been a few days, it’s time to take stock of what transpired on Wednesday night at Chase Field. Here are a few takeaways. Experience matters Jon Gray had a fantastic season (3.67 ERA, 3.18 FIP, 9.1 K/9, 2.4 BB/9). After his...
Jon Gray’s day went south in hurry in Rockies’ playoff loss at Arizona. They will wait to find their ace.

Jon Gray’s day went south in hurry in Rockies’ playoff loss at Arizona. They will wait to find their ace.

There was not a baseball mitt big enough in the world for Jon Gray to hide behind here Wednesday night, but the Rockies right-hander tried, snuggling his face into a black Mizuno as his manager made a long walk to the mound.
Larry Brown Sports Oct 5, 2017

Rockies starter Jon Gray: ‘I was just doing too much’

Jon Gray was knocked out of the NL wild-card game on Wednesday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the second inning after a shaky start. Following the game, the Colorado Rockies starting pitcher tried to explain his struggles. “I think I was just doing too much out there,” Gray said after the game. “I could...Read More
Larry Brown Sports Oct 5, 2017

Bud Black fails to live up to own words in mishandling of Jon Gray

Colorado Rockies manager Bud Black failed to live up to his own words in his mishandling of starting pitcher Jon Gray during Wednesday’s NL wild-card game. Prior to the game, Black talked about when to pull a struggling starting pitcher and said you can’t let them keep going if they’re not doing well. Colos Bud...Read More
Purple Row Oct 5, 2017
MLB Playoffs 2017: Colorado Rockies season ends in 11-8 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks

MLB Playoffs 2017: Colorado Rockies season ends in 11-8 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks

The Rockies had a great season in 2017, but it came to an end on Wednesday night. The Colorado Rockies had their season come to an end on Wednesday night in the National League Wild Card game. They were defeated by the Arizona Diamondbacks, 11-8. Rockies’ starter Jon Gray was unable to get out of the second inning, and the remainder of the pitching staff didn’t fare much better as the season came to a close in disappointing fashion. It was a rough start to this one for the Rockies. The Diamondbacks jumped out to a 6-0 lead after three innings on the strength of a three-run home run by...
Purple Row Oct 4, 2017
NL Wild Card Game Thread: Rockies at Diamondbacks, Jon Gray vs. Zack Greinke

NL Wild Card Game Thread: Rockies at Diamondbacks, Jon Gray vs. Zack Greinke

Are you ready for some dread? It all comes down to this. The Rockies and Diamondbacks face off in the NL Wild Card Game to see who has the privilege to play the Dodgers in the NLCS starting Friday in Los Angeles. Here are your lineups. #rockies and #DBacks starting lineups for #NLWildCard game at 6pm MT (TBS) pic.twitter.com/lsRQFGr4Ja— Jenny Cavnar (@jennycavnar) October 4, 2017 Let’s support each other through the most stressful game in 10 years.
Rox Pile Oct 4, 2017

Colorado Rockies: StatCast notes on some of the Rockies

Before today’s game, MLB.com’s StatCast released some interesting notes on the Colorado Rockies and Arizona Diamondbacks before the Wild Card Game tonight. MLB.com’s StatCast released some intriguing numbers about some of the players that will see some action in tonight’s Wild Card Game. StatCast on Jon Gray Jon Gray’s slider and curveball have collectively yielded […] Colorado Rockies: StatCast notes on some of the Rockies - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Purple Row Oct 4, 2017
Rockies gear up for NL Wild Card showdown in Arizona tonight

Rockies gear up for NL Wild Card showdown in Arizona tonight

The Rockies make their return to postseason play tonight in Arizona against the Diamondbacks. Rockies' Jon Gray loves pitching in Arizona | MLB.comRockies ace Jon Gray told Thomas Harding that he enjoys pitching at Chase Field, which is good news for Rockies fans because he will be on the mound there tonight facing the Diamondbacks in the NL Wild Card Game. Gray is 2-0 in Arizona with a 2.77 ERA and 20 strikeouts and just one walk in 13 innings. How the chance blend of Nolan Arenado, Charlie Blackmon and DJ LeMahieu finally carried the Rockies to the postseason – The Denver PostAll-Stars...
Rox Pile Oct 4, 2017

Colorado Rockies: Jon Gray on starting the Wild Card Game

Colorado Rockies starting pitching Jon Gray talked to the media during a team workout at Chase Field today. Jon Gray, among others, talked to the media about the upcoming Wild Card Game that is tomorrow night against the D’Backs in Phoenix. He, like many others, had some interesting thoughts about the game. Gray on the […] Colorado Rockies: Jon Gray on starting the Wild Card Game - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rockies confident Jon Gray can take playoff step vs. Diamondbacks

Rockies confident Jon Gray can take playoff step vs. Diamondbacks

The Rockies believe in Jon Gray, and they aren't shy about saying so.
Rockies know they’re up against a true ace in D-backs’ Zack Greinke

Rockies know they’re up against a true ace in D-backs’ Zack Greinke

The Rockies are certainly not in awe of Greinke, but they are impressed. Jon Gray, the young Colorado right-hander who must try and match Greinke on Wednesday night, puts Greinke up on a bit of a pedestal.
Purple Row Oct 2, 2017
MLB Playoffs 2017: 6 Rockies you need to know for the NL Wild Card Game

MLB Playoffs 2017: 6 Rockies you need to know for the NL Wild Card Game

It’s more than MVP candidates on this team Greetings, internet baseball fan, and welcome to the best part of the MLB calendar: the postseason. The Colorado Rockies are set to take on the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday night in the National League Wild Card game, winner goes to the NLDS against the Dodgers. Surely, by now, you’ve heard of Rockies MVP candidates, Nolan Arenado and Charlie Blackmon. You may have even heard of wild card game starter, Jon Gray, or cancer survivor, Chad Bettis. If you like trades you probably saw them acquire Pat Neshek and Jonathan Lucroy at the deadline....
Rockies hitters vs Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Greinke, Diamondbacks hitters vs Rockies pitcher Jon Gray

Rockies hitters vs Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Greinke, Diamondbacks hitters vs Rockies pitcher Jon Gray

Colorado Rockies pitcher Jon Gray will face Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Greinke in the National League wild-card playoff game.

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