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Monday Pebble Report: Rockies prospect Garrett Hampson records two hits in Isotopes’ loss

Monday Pebble Report: Rockies prospect Garrett Hampson records two hits in Isotopes’ loss

Prospect news and game results from the Rockies minor league affiliates from Sunday, August 12, 2018. In a quiet night for Rockies affiliates, Albuquerque Isotopes second baseman Garrett Hampson (no. 5 PuRP) recorded two hits and a double as they lost to the Fresno Grizzlies. Hampson is now hitting .368 with a home run in his last nine games since returning to Albuquerque, and has recorded at least one hit in each of those nine games. DH Matt Holliday hit his second home run of the season, driving in Hampson on a two run shot in the sixth inning. First baseman Tyler Nevin (no. 12 PuRP)...
The Denver Post Aug 12, 2018
Former Rockies pitcher Josh Fogg, the “Dragon Slayer,” talks roots of World Series run, Colorado’s current rotation and more

Former Rockies pitcher Josh Fogg, the “Dragon Slayer,” talks roots of World Series run, Colorado’s current rotation and more

Josh Fogg will forever have a place in Rockies' lore as the "Dragon Slayer," a nickname bestowed upon him by Matt Holliday during the club's 2007 World Series run for the way the right-hander routinely outpitched opposing aces down the stretch.
Purple Row Aug 9, 2018
Thursday Rockpile: Home for the Holliday

Thursday Rockpile: Home for the Holliday

Rockies news and links for August 9, 2018 What is Matt Holliday going to do for the Colorado Rockies? | Rox PileOn July 28, three days before the non-waiver trade deadline, the Colorado Rockies acquired a bat. But it wasn’t in the way many were expecting. Rather than swinging a trade, the Rox decided to bring back old friend Matt Holliday, signing him to a minor league deal. At the age of 38, Holliday was unable to find a job with a Major League team up until General Manager Jeff Bridich came calling. It undoubtedly makes for a great story, as Holliday had a wonderful tenure with the...
The Denver Post Aug 8, 2018
Kiszla: Is Rockies’ offense so bad 38-year-old Matt Holliday should grab his bat and hop a plane to Denver?

Kiszla: Is Rockies’ offense so bad 38-year-old Matt Holliday should grab his bat and hop a plane to Denver?

From Charlie Blackmon to Nolan Arenado, there are big bats throughout the Colorado lineup, but during these dog days of summer, they sometimes appear too pooped to pop.
Rox Pile Aug 8, 2018

What is Matt Holliday going to do for the Colorado Rockies?

On July 29th the Colorado Rockies signed MLB veteran Matt Holliday to a minor league deal. Many Rockies fans were very elated to see an old face be signed. Others were happy to see the Rockies just make a move as the trade deadline approached. Then there were people, like me, who were just plain […] What is Matt Holliday going to do for the Colorado Rockies? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Aug 6, 2018

Colorado Rockies: NL Wild Card is out of the question

The Colorado Rockies are currently 59-52 coming off a win in the 3-game series against the Milwaukee Brewers. This puts the Rockies 2 games out of first place in the NL West and 2.5 back in the Wild Card. With the rest of August and September being the last two months of the regular season, […] Colorado Rockies: NL Wild Card is out of the question - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Denver Post Jul 31, 2018
Kiz vs. Saunders: Can Matt Holliday be the Golden Thong 2.0 for the Rockies?

Kiz vs. Saunders: Can Matt Holliday be the Golden Thong 2.0 for the Rockies?

Kiszla: Upon hearing our old friend Matt Holliday had signed a minor-league deal with the Rockies, the first words that sprung to my mind were: Jason Giambi.
Rox Pile Jul 31, 2018

Colorado Rockies: What Matt Holliday could bring to the team

After completing the 2017 season with the New York Yankees, former Colorado Rockies outfielder Matt Holliday took a job as an fill-in analyst with MLB Network Radio. At the time, it appeared his playing career was over and Holliday was moving to other baseball-related jobs. However, this week, the Rox signed Holliday to a minor […] Colorado Rockies: What Matt Holliday could bring to the team - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Redbird Rants Jul 29, 2018

St. Louis Cardinals: Matt Holliday makes return to baseball

Former St. Louis Cardinals star Matt Holliday makes his return to baseball. Could he really make a difference with his original team? Matt Holliday was a vital part to the St. Louis Cardinals success in the last decade. With four All-Star appearances in his tenure with the Cardinals, he has shown that he is one […] St. Louis Cardinals: Matt Holliday makes return to baseball - Redbird Rants - Redbird Rants - A St. Louis Cardinals Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Denver Post Jul 29, 2018
Rockies rosters news: Ryan McMahon called up, Matt Holliday officially signs

Rockies rosters news: Ryan McMahon called up, Matt Holliday officially signs

Ryan McMahon is up again and Noel Cuevas has been sent back down. DJ LeMahieu is progressing rapidly from his injury, and Chad Bettis's finger is much better. And Matt Holliday? The veteran slugger passes his physical and has begun working out in Grand Junction in the hopes of helping the Rockies down the road.
Call to the Pen Jul 29, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Reunion with 7-Time All-Star Matt Holliday

The Colorado Rockies are currently 56-47 on the season.  They are 2.0 games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League West Division and they are 0.5 games behind the Arizona Diamondbacks for the second NL Wild Card spot.  As they are right in the middle of a race to “Rocktober,” they are looking […] Colorado Rockies: Reunion with 7-Time All-Star Matt Holliday - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Purple Row Jul 29, 2018
Sunday Rockpile: Matt Holliday is coming home

Sunday Rockpile: Matt Holliday is coming home

Rockies news and links for Sunday, July 29, 2018 Rockies bring back Holliday on Minors deal | MLB.com The big news coming out yesterday is that former NLCS MVP, 7-time All-Star, and Game 163 hero Matt Holliday has reportedly agreed to a minor league deal with his former team of five seasons who originally drafted him out of Stillwater High School in 1998—YOUR Colorado Rockies. Troy Renck (Matt’s old buddy, apparently) had the scoop on Holliday’s ETA: Was texting w/ Matt Holliday earlier. Plan is for him to take physical on Saturday then spend 4-5 days in Grand Junction, possibly...

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