10:33 PM EDT, Tue August 22, 2017
1 hour ago
Rockies’ Greg Holland returns to Kansas City, where he became an all-star reliever

Rockies’ Greg Holland returns to Kansas City, where he became an all-star reliever

Greg Holland is fond of saying that he'll reminisce about his baseball career when his work is done. But it was clear Tuesday afternoon that a return to Kauffman Stadium struck an emotional chord with the Rockies' closer.
5 hours ago
Perfect game, no-hitter for North Carolina Little Leaguers

Perfect game, no-hitter for North Carolina Little Leaguers

At the Little League World Series, the question now is not whether anyone can beat the team from Greenville, North Carolina.
7 hours ago
Kiszla vs. Groke: Is struggling Rockies closer Greg Holland tired or toast?

Kiszla vs. Groke: Is struggling Rockies closer Greg Holland tired or toast?

With all due respect for outfielder Charlie Blackmon, his 29 home runs and a walk-up song nearly as perfect as his shaggy beard, the real most valuable player of the Rockies in 2017 has been closer Greg Holland.
11 hours ago
Rafael “Felo” Ramirez, Hall of Fame baseball announcer, dies at 94

Rafael “Felo” Ramirez, Hall of Fame baseball announcer, dies at 94

Rafael "Felo" Ramirez, a Hall of Fame baseball radio broadcaster who was the signature voice for millions of Spanish-speaking sports fans over three decades, has died. He was 94.
11 hours ago
That time Rockies catcher Brent Mayne pitched a scoreless 12th inning for the win

That time Rockies catcher Brent Mayne pitched a scoreless 12th inning for the win

It’s not often that a position player pitches in a major league game. It’s even more rare when one gets a win.
12 hours ago
With turmoil at home, Venezuela Little Leaguers get big lift

With turmoil at home, Venezuela Little Leaguers get big lift

The players from Venezuela look as happy as any other team, dancing to "Shake Your Groove Thing" with the tournament mascot before a win over Mexico and raising the roof to "Taking Care of Business" before a loss to Canada.
Aug 21, 2017
Greg Holland is showing cracks as Colorado’s closer, but the Rockies will stick with him

Greg Holland is showing cracks as Colorado’s closer, but the Rockies will stick with him

Greg Holland, a cotton ball taped to his arm and still sweating, apologized for being tardy. "Sorry, I had a blood test. I wasn’t dodging you," the Rockies' all-star closer said. Then he stood at his locker and explained how another ninth inning slipped away.
Aug 21, 2017
Baseball fans flock to minor league stadiums to see eclipse

Baseball fans flock to minor league stadiums to see eclipse

Baseball fans in more than a half-dozen cities from Oregon to South Carolina crowded into minor league ballparks Monday to watch the solar eclipse at game-day viewing parties.
Aug 20, 2017
Rockies miss a chance for wild-card help. “This was a great opportunity,” Carlos Gonzalez said.

Rockies miss a chance for wild-card help. “This was a great opportunity,” Carlos Gonzalez said.

Six weeks remain for the Rockies to finally return to baseball's postseason, to finally play a meaningful game late in the season, to feel the rush of October as the air chills. With the second-best record in club history, they can finally sniff contention.
Aug 20, 2017
MLB umpires end protest, will meet with Commissioner Rob Manfred

MLB umpires end protest, will meet with Commissioner Rob Manfred

Major League Baseball umpires have ended their protest of what they called "abusive player behavior" after Commissioner Rob Manfred offered to meet with their union's governing board.
Aug 20, 2017
Rockies stagger again as Jesus Aguilar, Brewers knock them around at Coors Field

Rockies stagger again as Jesus Aguilar, Brewers knock them around at Coors Field

In a drawn-out slog of a game, Milwaukee pecked at Rockies rookie left-hander Kyle Freeland for four hits and five walks, slowly bleeding Colorado in a rout.
Aug 19, 2017
Brewers jump on Colorado closer Greg Holland in a late victory over the Rockies at Coors Field

Brewers jump on Colorado closer Greg Holland in a late victory over the Rockies at Coors Field

Now firmly in step with the procedure of a season, Rockies right-hander Chad Bettis on Saturday faced a footloose lineup of freewheeling Brewers batters at Coors Field.
Aug 19, 2017
Antonio Senzatela returns to Rockies rotation rested and, he hopes, armed with a bigger arsenal

Antonio Senzatela returns to Rockies rotation rested and, he hopes, armed with a bigger arsenal

In his drive through a rookie season with twists, Antonio Senzatela continues trying to maximize time. The 22-year-old right-hander from Venezuela, in and out of an evolving Rockies rotation, will return to a starting spot Wednesday at Kansas City, manager Bud Black said Saturday.
Aug 19, 2017
MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest “abusive player behavior”

MLB umpires wear wristbands to protest “abusive player behavior”

Major League Baseball umpires are wearing white wristbands during games Saturday, protesting "abusive player behavior" after Detroit second baseman Ian Kinsler was fined but not suspended for his recent verbal tirade against ump Angel Hernandez.
Aug 18, 2017
Carlos Gonzalez lines one of three Rockies HRs as Colorado wins a critical opener over the Brewers

Carlos Gonzalez lines one of three Rockies HRs as Colorado wins a critical opener over the Brewers

Gonzalez's line drive home run to left field in the Rockies' 8-4 victory over the Brewers helped kick off a critical weekend series for a team bearing down for an extended fight.