1:03 PM EDT, Sat March 28, 2020
1 hour ago

Colorado Rockies: Who could benefit the most from a 29-man roster?

An increase from a 26-man roster to a 29-man roster could impact a few Colorado Rockies players for the better. On Friday morning, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reported that MLB will likely allow the 30 MLB teams, including the Colorado Rockies, to carry 29 players on their roster for the first month of the […] Colorado Rockies: Who could benefit the most from a 29-man roster? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
6 hours ago

Colorado Rockies fans: No postseason or only postseason road games?

While there is still much in the air about what may still happen with the 2020 Major League Baseball regular season and postseason, it is possible that, if the Colorado Rockies make the postseason, none of the playoff games would take place in Denver. Certainly there are a lot of “what ifs” in this scenario […] Colorado Rockies fans: No postseason or only postseason road games? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
22 hours ago

Colorado Rockies foes: 2020 American League awards predictions

Just because games have not started yet doesn’t mean that we can’t make some predictions for both the Colorado Rockies and future award winners. The 2020 Major League Baseball season was supposed to start today. Even though it has been postponed indefinitely, that doesn’t mean that the hype train just comes to a stop. In […] Colorado Rockies foes: 2020 American League awards predictions - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 27, 2020

Colorado Rockies: Expanded playoffs, rosters, and no more transactions for the near future?

Some news has developed on some of the possible changes that may come to MLB and its 30 teams, including the Colorado Rockies, in 2020. Multiple reports have indicated that once the owners ratify some labor changes (that we discussed in this article on Thursday night), there may be a few other changes that are […] Colorado Rockies: Expanded playoffs, rosters, and no more transactions for the near future? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 27, 2020

Colorado Rockies: Roster moves add potential to Triple-A

On Thursday, rather than celebrating what should have been Opening Day, the Colorado Rockies were making roster moves. With Opening Day postponed because of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, March 26 was simply a day for Major League Baseball teams to continue to shuffle their rosters ahead of whenever Opening Day might actually be for […] Colorado Rockies: Roster moves add potential to Triple-A - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 26, 2020

Colorado Rockies: MLB, MLBPA strike a deal

According to Jeff Passan of ESPN, MLB and the MLBPA have struck a deal on a few different labor issues regarding the return of baseball for the Colorado Rockies and the other 29 MLB teams. Jeff Passan of ESPN reported on Twitter that MLB and the MLBPA have reached an agreement on a number of […] Colorado Rockies: MLB, MLBPA strike a deal - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 26, 2020

Colorado Rockies fans, here’s to the Opening Day that never was

It’s March 26 and the day dawned cloudy and chilly here in northern Colorado. The weather outside matches my mood inside as I know the Colorado Rockies won’t be taking the field today on what should have been Opening Day for Major League Baseball. Of course, I know the reason why games involving the Colorado […] Colorado Rockies fans, here’s to the Opening Day that never was - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 26, 2020

Colorado Rockies trade anniversary: Acquiring one of the best starting pitchers in franchise history

Twelve years ago today, the Colorado Rockies made a trade that later got them their future ace, Jorge De La Rosa. On this day in 2008, the Colorado Rockies traded reliever Ramon Ramirez to the Kansas City Royals for a player to be named later. That player was announced a little over a month later […] Colorado Rockies trade anniversary: Acquiring one of the best starting pitchers in franchise history - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 26, 2020

Colorado Rockies: NL West Preview Series – Arizona Diamondbacks

Welcome to my National League West preview series, where I’ll be breaking down the series history and key offseason moves for each division rival of the Colorado Rockies. Before I begin, I want to clarify that I’ll be looking at each team since the beginning of 2017, when the Colorado Rockies’ current contention window, as […] Colorado Rockies: NL West Preview Series – Arizona Diamondbacks - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 25, 2020

Colorado Rockies: Kyle Freeland talks baseball stoppage, more

Like many of you, Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Kyle Freeland is wondering when Major League Baseball will return. He’s also doing everything he can to pass the time and fight off boredom until that day happens. And, like many of you, the Colorado Rockies southpaw is trying to figure out how to stay active as […] Colorado Rockies: Kyle Freeland talks baseball stoppage, more - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 25, 2020

Colorado Rockies anniversary: Tom Murphy claimed off waivers

One year ago today, Colorado Rockies catcher Tom Murphy was claimed by the San Francisco Giants off of waivers. One year ago today, the Colorado Rockies made their decision on who would be their catchers on Opening Day. The battle was between Tony Wolters, Chris Iannetta, and Tom Murphy. The Rockies decided at the end […] Colorado Rockies anniversary: Tom Murphy claimed off waivers - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 25, 2020

Colorado Rockies: The latest on logistics of resumption of play

In the past 12 hours or so, ESPN, The Athletic, and Los Angeles Times have had developments on some of the logistics for the return of MLB and its 30 teams, including the Colorado Rockies. Overnight, there were a few developments on some of the logistics of when baseball will return to Coors Field and […] Colorado Rockies: The latest on logistics of resumption of play - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 25, 2020

Colorado Rockies podcast: Memories of the franchise’s early days

Jack Etkin has covered the Colorado Rockies since the franchise first began playing in 1993. He joined us on our latest podcast to talk about some of his favorite memories from the earliest days of the Rockies. Etkin, along with Tracy Ringolsby, has covered the Colorado Rockies since the franchise’s first spring training at Hi […] Colorado Rockies podcast: Memories of the franchise’s early days - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 24, 2020

Colorado Rockies forgotten players: Bret Saberhagen

The Colorado Rockies were making a run for the playoffs for the first time in their history so they decided to trade for an ace starting pitcher. That was Bret Saberhagen but he’s often forgotten as a Colorado Rockie. The Colorado Rockies were looking to improve in their starting rotation entering the final two months […] Colorado Rockies forgotten players: Bret Saberhagen - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Mar 24, 2020

Colorado Rockies: Is Nolan Arenado a fit for the Chicago White Sox?

Our colleagues at Southside Showdown, FanSided’s site for the Chicago White Sox, pondered whether or not Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado is a fit for the White Sox. This offseason, the biggest storyline for the Colorado Rockies has been how Nolan Arenado may be looking to leave the Rockies for greener pastures. Recently, our […] Colorado Rockies: Is Nolan Arenado a fit for the Chicago White Sox? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More