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Colorado Rockies: Ubaldo Jimenez could salvage a bad winter

The Colorado Rockies open up spring training Saturday afternoon against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick marking the official end of what might have been one of the most unproductive, yet, controversial offseasons in club history. After not signing a single free agent to a Major League contract and upsetting one […] Colorado Rockies: Ubaldo Jimenez could salvage a bad winter - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 21, 2020

Save 40% on Colorado Rockies BRXLZs at FOCO

To celebrate the return of baseball, Colorado Rockies fans can save 40% on BRXLZs and PZLZs at FOCO today through Sunday! FOCO is excited for the return of baseball, so they’re hooking up Colorado Rockies fans with an awesome deal – valid for this weekend only! You can save 40% on any MLB BRXLZ or […] Save 40% on Colorado Rockies BRXLZs at FOCO - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 21, 2020

Colorado Rockies: There’s “nothing” to the Yasiel Puig rumors

According to Nick Groke of The Athletic, there is “nothing” behind the rumors of Yasiel Puig coming to the Colorado Rockies. Héctor Gómez of Deportivo Z 101 reported on Twitter that the Colorado Rockies (and Chicago White Sox) were the frontrunners to land outfielder Yasiel Puig. That sent Rockies Twitter into happiness (at least mostly […] Colorado Rockies: There’s “nothing” to the Yasiel Puig rumors - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 21, 2020

Colorado Rockies: The only solution to the Nolan Arenado-Jeff Bridich rift

This week, for really the first time since the rift between Colorado Rockies franchise player Nolan Arenado and the club’s ownership became apparent, the two sides seemed to make some sort of an effort to mend fences … or at least to give that appearance. National pundits have stated with frequency over the past several weeks […] Colorado Rockies: The only solution to the Nolan Arenado-Jeff Bridich rift - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 20, 2020

Colorado Rockies: Bud Black on the offensive improvements he hopes to see in 2020

On Wednesday, Colorado Rockies manager Bud Black spoke to media in morning (as he does daily) and one of the topics covered was his expectations for the Rockies offense in 2020. By the traditional numbers, the Colorado Rockies offense had a good season in 2020. They were first in the National League in at-bats, hits, doubles, […] Colorado Rockies: Bud Black on the offensive improvements he hopes to see in 2020 - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 19, 2020

Colorado Rockies: Will Charlie Blackmon be the primary leadoff batter?

The Major League Baseball offseason is officially over! That means we have five weeks of spring training baseball for teams (including the Colorado Rockies) to make difficult roster decisions and adjust lineups as they prepare for Opening Day on March 26. While we already have a good idea as to who will be in the […] Colorado Rockies: Will Charlie Blackmon be the primary leadoff batter? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 19, 2020

Colorado Rockies announce 2020 television broadcast schedule

Colorado Rockies games for 2020 will once again be televised on AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain. The Colorado Rockies and AT&T SportsNet recently released the 2020 telecast schedule, which includes 150 regular-season games and six spring training contests. Cactus League coverage begins March 16 when the Rockies entertain the San Francisco Giants at Salt River Fields […] Colorado Rockies announce 2020 television broadcast schedule - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 18, 2020

Colorado Rockies: Jeff Bridich’s apology and explanation to the fans

On Tuesday, Colorado Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich finally answered some questions about the offseason tension that has seemingly been building between the organization and their All-Star third baseman, Nolan Arenado. After dodging the question about his relationship with Arenado to open spring training, the Colorado Rockies GM made it clear on Tuesday he was […] Colorado Rockies: Jeff Bridich’s apology and explanation to the fans - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 18, 2020

Colorado Rockies: No choice but to hope for “super bullpen” bounce back

Much of the Colorado Rockies offseason and hopes for the 2020 season is built on the belief that players who had disappointing campaigns in 2019 (during a disappointing 71-91 season) will return to form or exceed expectations this year. You can believe that or not, but that is one of the things that Colorado Rockies […] Colorado Rockies: No choice but to hope for “super bullpen” bounce back - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 18, 2020

Four quotes from the Colorado Rockies first full-team workout

The Colorado Rockies had their first full workout as a team on Monday in Scottsdale and there were four quotes from three different people that were intriguing. The Colorado Rockies first workout as a team (both pitchers and catchers) was completed on Monday in Scottsdale, Arizona. The Rockies start game action on Saturday against their […] Four quotes from the Colorado Rockies first full-team workout - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 17, 2020

Colorado Rockies: Monday’s positive vibes were a welcome sight

Rejoice, Colorado Rockies fans! After a long, sometimes quiet, sometimes stressful offseason, Monday brought us the kind of images that will do our hearts well. With the Colorado Rockies full squad now present at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick in Scottsdale, Ariz., the main focus in recent weeks has been on Nolan Arenado and […] Colorado Rockies: Monday’s positive vibes were a welcome sight - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 17, 2020

With one sentence, Rob Manfred sliced the collective soul of MLB fans

Just when you thought the offseason could not get much worse for Major League Baseball and MLB commissioner Rob Manfred, spring training arrived. Normally, the crack of the bats and sound of the baseball hitting the glove is a welcome sign that winter is nearing its end (even here in Colorado). And, trust me, those […] With one sentence, Rob Manfred sliced the collective soul of MLB fans - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 17, 2020

Colorado Rockies: Who would make the best candidate for president?

Hopefully you’re reading this on your day off for Presidents Day. If not, hopefully this will help you get through a little easier. On this holiday, invented in 1971 that roughly splits the difference between George Washington and Abraham Lincoln’s February birthdays, we thought it’d be fun to see who’d make the best commander in […] Colorado Rockies: Who would make the best candidate for president? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 16, 2020

Colorado Rockies: Reading between the lines of Nolan Arenado’s Sunday comments

Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado spoke to the media at Spring Training in Scottsdale as he reported, like other position players, to camp today. Nolan Arenado spoke to the most of the Rockies beat reporters for the first time this spring training since he reported to camp on Sunday. He did speak to Tim […] Colorado Rockies: Reading between the lines of Nolan Arenado’s Sunday comments - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Feb 16, 2020

Colorado Rockies: 3 “what if” trade candidates not named Nolan Arenado

The day ends in a “y” which can only mean trades is the topic of discussion. Shocker, I know, but since the Colorado Rockies didn’t do anything else this winter, what else is there? However, today, I’m going to throw a curveball. Instead of talking about the latest and greatest Nolan Arenado rumor, here are […] Colorado Rockies: 3 “what if” trade candidates not named Nolan Arenado - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More