6:21 AM EDT, Mon August 20, 2018
The Denver Post 13 hours ago
Red-hot Rockies, worthy of rising national respect, earn first four-game sweep at Atlanta in franchise history

Red-hot Rockies, worthy of rising national respect, earn first four-game sweep at Atlanta in franchise history

With a 5-1 road trip capped by the franchise's first-ever four-game road sweep of the Braves on Sunday afternoon, the Rockies are 30-14 since June 28, a .681 winning percentage that's the best in the National League.
Purple Row 14 hours ago

Rockies 4, Braves 2: Rox complete the sweep in Atlanta

The Rockies, for now, have sole possession of first place in the NL West There was no late inning drama on Sunday afternoon in Atlanta. In fact, there wasn’t much drama at all. It was just a workmanlike 4-2 win to complete the sweep against the first place Braves. The win makes it eight wins in...
TalkingChop 13 hours ago

Brian Snitker, Freddie Freeman on Braves’ disappointing end to homestand

Braves want to put this tough four-game sweep behind them quickly. The Atlanta Braves’ homestand came to an end with a thud as they suffered a four-game sweep at the hands of the Colorado Rockies. Sunday’s 4-2 loss clearly added to the frustration but Brian Snitker and Freddie...
TalkingChop 13 hours ago

Braves come up short in 4-2 loss to Rockies

Losing streak now at four after Sunday’s loss to the Rockies Anibal Sanchez pitched well but the Atlanta Braves were unable to solve German Marquez in a 4-2 loss to the Colorado Rockies. The Braves suffer a four-game sweep and will now head out on a 7-game road trip. The Braves once again grabbed...
Call to the Pen 19 hours ago
Colorado Rockies: Could Matt Holliday factor in 2018?

Colorado Rockies: Could Matt Holliday factor in 2018?

The Colorado Rockies have been playing excellent baseball, pushing them all the way to just a 1/2 game back in the National League West. Could they have a veteran aid in waiting? When Matt Holliday signed with the Colorado Rockies in late July, many thought that it would be for a token callup that would […] Colorado Rockies: Could Matt Holliday factor in 2018? - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Tomahawk Take 9 hours ago

Atlanta Braves lose fourth straight, swept by Colorado Rockies

After sweeping the Miami Marlins four games in the previous series, the Atlanta Braves get a taste of that by getting swept four games by the Colorado Rockies This season, the Atlanta Braves often came at risk of getting swept on plenty of occasions but usually would win the last game to avoid it. However, […] Atlanta Braves lose fourth straight, swept by Colorado Rockies - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Purple Row 14 hours ago
Sunday Pebble Report: Raimel Tapia goes for extra bases in Isotopes’ win

Sunday Pebble Report: Raimel Tapia goes for extra bases in Isotopes’ win

Prospect news and game results from the Rockies minor league affiliates from Saturday, August 18, 2018. Albuquerque Isotopes right fielder Raimel Tapia didn’t settle for singles in the team’s win over the Sacramento River Cats on Saturday night. Tapia went 2-for-3 with a double and a home run, which ultimately drove in two of the Isotopes’ six runs. It was Tapia’s first home run since returning to Triple-A on July 27. First baseman Jordan Patterson (no. 15 PuRP) and catcher Tom Murphy also recorded an RBI apiece. Lancaster JetHawks’ first baseman Tyler Nevin (no. 12 PuRP) joined...
The Denver Post 18 hours ago
Rockies’ reliever Mike Dunn to head on rehab assignment with Triple-A Albuquerque, eyes early September return

Rockies’ reliever Mike Dunn to head on rehab assignment with Triple-A Albuquerque, eyes early September return

Rockies' reliever Mike Dunn, nearing his return from left A/C joint inflammation, is heading out on a rehab assignment with Triple-A Albuquerque on Monday and plans to rejoin Colorado for the team's San Francisco series starting Sept. 3 at Coors Field.
Purple Row 18 hours ago
Colorado Rockies game no. 124 thread: German Márquez vs. Aníbal Sánchez

Colorado Rockies game no. 124 thread: German Márquez vs. Aníbal Sánchez

Rockies vs. Braves lineups, start time, and discussion The Rockies go for the sweep this afternoon (this morning, out west) against the Braves. A win would also make it a cool 5-1 road trip against two first place teams. Colorado will hand the ball to German Márquez, and they’ll send a lefty-heavy lineup to face Atlanta starter Aníbal Sánchez. Start time: 11:35 MT Lineups: Heavy leftie vs RHP Aníbal Sánchez #rockies lineup looking to sweep #Braves pic.twitter.com/mLj17RCOhI— Jenny Cavnar (@jennycavnar) August 19, 2018 #Braves Acuna(R) LF Albies(B) 2B Freeman(L) 1B...
The Denver Post 22 hours ago
Interpreter, assistant, best friend: Meet Eugene Koo, the critical right-hand man for Rockies’ reliever Seunghwan Oh

Interpreter, assistant, best friend: Meet Eugene Koo, the critical right-hand man for Rockies’ reliever Seunghwan Oh

Thus Koo, technically a full-time Rockies' employee, is more than just an interpreter. He's Oh's assistant, best friend and -- as manager Bud Black has quickly noticed -- the critical linguistic bridge between the reliever and the rest of the team.
Purple Row 22 hours ago
Sunday Rockpile: Rocking, rolling, and the playoff odds are rising

Sunday Rockpile: Rocking, rolling, and the playoff odds are rising

Rockies news and links for Sunday, August 19, 2018 Colorado Rockies: A look at their current playoff odds | Rox Pile The Rockies are rolling right now, winners of seven of their last eight games, and in that span have gone from 3.5 games behind in the NL West to just a half-game back. They are very much in the thick of the division title race and find themselves playing some of their best baseball of the year at the most opportune time, like this masterpiece from last night: Three in the ninth with two outsTwo in the tenthThe Braves had a 99.6% win expectancy and the Rockies WON.Colorado...
Rox Pile 23 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: That Kyle Freeland guy is a legit Cy Young contender

There is a guy playing for the Colorado Rockies that has become a fan favorite but is a relatively unknown by the national media.  This guy leads the team in wins and has a sub-3.00 ERA and has quietly become a dark horse in National League Cy Young race.  That’s right, I am talking about […] Colorado Rockies: That Kyle Freeland guy is a legit Cy Young contender - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Aug 19, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Talking the outfield with Nazty, Pony and Parra

Colorado Rockies fans know how great their infield is, but the outfield is pretty good too.  The Rockies have three outfielders that play hard and give it their all whether they are on defense or offense. Let’s start with Chuck Nazty himself, Charlie Blackmon.  His defense has proved over and over again that the Colorado […] Colorado Rockies: Talking the outfield with Nazty, Pony and Parra - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Denver Post Aug 18, 2018
Down to their last out, resilient Rockies rally to defeat Braves in front of record crowd at SunTrust Park

Down to their last out, resilient Rockies rally to defeat Braves in front of record crowd at SunTrust Park

For eight and two-thirds innings Saturday night, the Rockies' offense looked lifeless.
Purple Row Aug 18, 2018
Colorado Rockies 5, Atlanta Braves 3 (10 innings): Rockies down but not out in win over Braves

Colorado Rockies 5, Atlanta Braves 3 (10 innings): Rockies down but not out in win over Braves

Down to their last strike, the Rockies scored three in the ninth and two in the 10th to secure a series win. Through 8 2⁄3 innings, the Colorado Rockies offense could not muster anything against Braves pitching, but that is why they play nine innings. Down 3-0, the Rockies got four straight hits with two outs in the top of the ninth to tie the game at three. They then got a go-ahead home run from DJ LeMahieu and an RBI single from Nolan Arenado in the 10th to take a 5-3 win and the series over Atlanta. Epic comeback After Braves closer A.J. Minter got two quick outs in the ninth, Trevor...
Purple Row Aug 18, 2018
Game no. 123 thread: Antonio Senzatela vs. Mike Foltynewicz

Game no. 123 thread: Antonio Senzatela vs. Mike Foltynewicz

Saturday night is game three of a four game set in Atlanta Rockies take on the Braves and try to secure a series win in Atlanta for the first time since—2016? That can’t be right. Sure enough! Mike Foltynewicz takes the mound for the Braves and is 0-4 with a 5.14 ERA against the Rockies. The Braves are 0-7 when he faces the Rockies. Antonio Senzatela starts for the Rockies. Pat Valaika was sent down to make room on the 25-man roster for him. Start time: 5:10 pm MT TV: AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain, MLB.tv Radio: KHOW 630 AM Lineups: Let's win the series tonight!...
The Denver Post Aug 18, 2018
Saunders: Rockies can win the NL West; here’s a blueprint

Saunders: Rockies can win the NL West; here’s a blueprint

I know I sound like a broken record, but I'm going to say it again: The Rockies can win the National League West for the first time in franchise history.
The Denver Post Aug 18, 2018
Antonio Senzatela makes return to Rockies’ rotation in Atlanta; Pat Valaika optioned to Triple-A

Antonio Senzatela makes return to Rockies’ rotation in Atlanta; Pat Valaika optioned to Triple-A

As anticipated, Antonio Senzatela made his return from the disabled list and back into the Rockies' rotation on Saturday, beginning a critical late-season stretch for a second-year pitcher who retakes the mound with high expectations.

Rockies Player News

  • 1 Kyle Freeland

    Kyle Freeland

    Colorado Rockies: That Kyle Freeland guy is a legit Cy Young contender

  • 1 Tom Murphy

    Tom Murphy

    Sunday Pebble Report: Raimel Tapia goes for extra bases in Isotopes’ win

  • 1 Raimel Tapia

    Raimel Tapia

    Sunday Pebble Report: Raimel Tapia goes for extra bases in Isotopes’ win

  • 1 Jordan Patterson

    Jordan Patterson

    Sunday Pebble Report: Raimel Tapia goes for extra bases in Isotopes’ win

  • 1 Mike Dunn

    Mike Dunn

    Rockies’ reliever Mike Dunn to head on rehab assignment with Triple-A Albuquerque, eyes early September return

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