10:34 PM EST, Wed January 17, 2018
Rox Pile 9 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: Would trading Ian Desmond be a good idea?

On Tuesday, Joel Sherman of the New York Post and MLB Network, came up with a trade idea between the Colorado Rockies and the New York Yankees that would involve Ian Desmond. However, would it actually benefit both teams? Ian Desmond began the first year of his five-year contract with the Colorado Rockies poorly as […] Colorado Rockies: Would trading Ian Desmond be a good idea? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile 15 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: How Jonathan Lucroy impacted Ryan McMahon

At the age of 23, there is still plenty for Ryan McMahon to learn about the game of baseball. As he chatted with me in an exclusive interview inside the halls of Denver’s Archuleta Elementary on Tuesday morning just before he was slated to take part in a school assembly set up by the Colorado […] Colorado Rockies: How Jonathan Lucroy impacted Ryan McMahon - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 16, 2018

Colorado Rockies rumors: Bud Black alludes to possible moves coming

Are the Colorado Rockies positioned to make more moves this offseason? According to a recent radio interview with Rockies manager Bud Black, it sounds like Colorado could have some other plans brewing before spring training begins. During an interview on Denver’s 104.3 The Fan’s “The Drive” show with Big Al and D-Mac, Black alluded to […] Colorado Rockies rumors: Bud Black alludes to possible moves coming - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 16, 2018

Colorado Rockies: MLB Network’s rankings of shortstops and 3rd basemen

This weekend, MLB Network kicked off their coverage of the top ten players at each position by releasing their top ten lists of third baseman and shortstops. With these MLB Network’s “Top Ten Right Now” lists, it should be no shocker to Rockies fans to see that Nolan Arenado was high up on the list. […] Colorado Rockies: MLB Network’s rankings of shortstops and 3rd basemen - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 16, 2018

Colorado Rockies: 3 questions that need to be answered soon

Major League Baseball was rocked on Monday afternoon when the Pittsburgh Pirates traded All-Star outfielder Andrew McCutchen to the San Francisco Giants. Yes, “Cutch” is now in the National League West and we talked about how that might be a wake-up call for the Colorado Rockies in an article you can read by clicking here. […] Colorado Rockies: 3 questions that need to be answered soon - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 15, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Take a cue from the Giants signing Andrew McCutchen

The San Francisco Giants made one of the biggest splashes of the offseason on Monday afternoon, reportedly acquiring All-Star outfielder Andrew McCutchen from the Pittsburgh Pirates. It was another bold move by the Giants, who also grabbed Evan Longoria in the offseason. The biggest question is … how does this affect the Colorado Rockies, if […] Colorado Rockies: Take a cue from the Giants signing Andrew McCutchen - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 15, 2018

Colorado Rockies: what will it take to lock up Nolan Arenado long term?

Friday was the deadline to sign players who were arbitration eligible to contracts for 2018. Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant broke the record for salary for a first-time arbitration eligible player with a $10.85 million contract. According to Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago, Bryant’s contract breaks the record set by Ryan Howard with a […] Colorado Rockies: what will it take to lock up Nolan Arenado long term? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 15, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Game times for 2018 officially announced

Towards the end of the 2017 season, Major League baseball announced the 2018 schedule for the Colorado Rockies. What they didn’t announce was game times. Fans have had to wait a couple of months for the game times to be announced, but Major League Baseball recently released the answer to fans. Opening Day for the […] Colorado Rockies: Game times for 2018 officially announced - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 14, 2018

Rox Pile’s Hall of Fame Ballot Series: Ballot Number 5

Editor’s Note: We here at Rox Pile have all decided to make our own Hall of Fame ballots since the results of the real Hall of Fame ballots will be released in less than two weeks on January 24. We started on Wednesday with editor/co-expert Noah Yingling’s hypothetical Hall of Fame ballot. We featured the hypothetical […] Rox Pile’s Hall of Fame Ballot Series: Ballot Number 5 - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 14, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Trevor Story talks defense, walk-up music and more

Trevor Story may have burst into the league with a historic home run tear, but the Colorado Rockies shortstop is using his defense as part of his motivation heading into the 2018 season. In an exclusive interview with Rox Pile during the Rockies Caravan stop at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley on Saturday […] Colorado Rockies: Trevor Story talks defense, walk-up music and more - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 13, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Jeff Bridich touts Chris Iannetta’s power potential

Colorado Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich was a guest on the MLB Network on Wednesday afternoon and discussed a number of topics, including the team’s young pitching staff and the growth some of his stars have undergone in the past couple of years. Among the players discussed during Bridich during his time on MLB Network […] Colorado Rockies: Jeff Bridich touts Chris Iannetta’s power potential - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 13, 2018

Part 4 of our Hall of Fame ballot series: a very small ballot

Editor’s Note: We here at Rox Pile have all decided to make our own hypothetical Hall of Fame ballots since the results of the real Hall of Fame ballots will be released in less than two weeks. We started on Wednesday with editor/co-expert Noah Yingling’s hypothetical Hall of Fame ballot. We featured the hypothetical ballot of […] Part 4 of our Hall of Fame ballot series: a very small ballot - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 12, 2018

Colorado Rockies and DJ LeMahieu come together on a one year deal

According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports and MLB Network, the Colorado Rockies and second baseman DJ LeMahieu have avoided arbitration. Today is deadline for teams and players to settle on a contract for the 2018 without having to go to arbitration to settle the differences between the two sides. On Thursday, the Rockies avoided […] Colorado Rockies and DJ LeMahieu come together on a one year deal - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 12, 2018

Colorado Rockies, Chad Bettis reportedly reach one-year agreement

The Colorado Rockies and starting pitcher Chad Bettis have reportedly reached an agreement for $2 million for the 2018 season, avoiding arbitration. The $2 million is a bit higher than the projected arbitration of $1.5 million, falling in line with the Rockies and Charlie Blackmon’s settling for a one-year, $14 million contract earlier in the […] Colorado Rockies, Chad Bettis reportedly reach one-year agreement - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 12, 2018

Colorado Rockies: How much will it take to keep Charlie Blackmon?

On Friday morning, it was reported that Charlie Blackmon and the Colorado Rockies had avoided arbitration by reaching an agreement on a one-year, $14 million contract. Not long after that, Patrick Saunders of The Denver Post reached out to Blackmon and asked if he was interested in staying in Colorado for the long-term. Of course, […] Colorado Rockies: How much will it take to keep Charlie Blackmon? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 12, 2018

Colorado Rockies, Charlie Blackmon avoid arbitration with one-year deal

Colorado Rockies All-Star outfielder Charlie Blackmon has reportedly avoided arbitration talks and signed a one-year deal worth $14 million. According to MLBTradeRumors.com, Blackmon’s deal is just higher than his projected arbitration salary of $13.4 million. However, it’s one more box the Rockies have checked as they prepare for another postseason run in 2018. The 31-year-old […] Colorado Rockies, Charlie Blackmon avoid arbitration with one-year deal - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 12, 2018

Rox Pile’s unofficial baseball Hall of Fame ballots (Part 3)

Editor’s Note: We here at Rox Pile have all decided to make our own hypothetical Hall of Fame ballots since the results of the real Hall of Fame ballots. We started on Tuesday with editor/co-expert Noah Yingling’s hypothetical Hall of Fame ballot. Yesterday, we featured the hypothetical ballot of Brady Vernon, one of our contributors here […] Rox Pile’s unofficial baseball Hall of Fame ballots (Part 3) - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 11, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Reliever Chris Rusin avoids arbitration

It was announced today that Colorado Rockies reliever of Chris Rusin avoided arbitration today by signing a one-year contract. According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today on Twitter, Rockies reliever Chris Rusin avoided arbitration for a contract for 2018 with the Rockies by signing a 1-year, $1.2875 million contract. Also avoiding arbitration today: Blake Parker, […] Colorado Rockies: Reliever Chris Rusin avoids arbitration - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 11, 2018

Colorado Rockies young stars setting pace for Denver’s youth movement

Watching the Denver news last night, I started thinking about if this was a Golden Age in Denver sports, including what the Colorado Rockies are bringing to the table in terms of youth and hope for the future. Of course, many people’s first thoughts when it comes to Denver and sports happens to be that […] Colorado Rockies young stars setting pace for Denver’s youth movement - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile Jan 11, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Our hypothetical Hall of Fame Ballots (Part 2)

Editor’s Note: We here at Rox Pile have all decided to make our own hypothetical Hall of Fame ballots. Yesterday, we started with editor/co-expert Noah Yingling’s hypothetical Hall of Fame ballot. He decided on a few players that would may not be the first ones you’d think of but after some research, he said that […] Colorado Rockies: Our hypothetical Hall of Fame Ballots (Part 2) - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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