8:48 AM EDT, Wed April 25, 2018
1 hour ago

Colorado Rockies: Something has to give with Jon Gray

On the outside looking in, the Colorado Rockies appear to be doing well. They’re second in the National League West and are in double-digits for wins. They had a good road trip, winning five of their seven games. This is good … but the closer you look, the more cracks you start to see. It’s […] Colorado Rockies: Something has to give with Jon Gray - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
13 hours ago

Colorado Rockies-San Diego Padres: Weather updates from Coors Field

The Colorado Rockies and San Diego Padres have had the second game of their three-game series at Coors Field delayed by rain. A rain-snow mix has been falling all day in Denver and the surrounding area. It’s the second day that weather has impacted the meeting between the two National League West rivals. Rain started […] Colorado Rockies-San Diego Padres: Weather updates from Coors Field - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
13 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: The “inside” on how this tactic is changing the game

The Colorado Rockies have developed a reputation as a team that pitches inside. It’s not a bad thing, necessarily. It’s a fact and, in 2018, pitching inside can bring big rewards … and big reactions. Pitches that have tailed too far inside have led to heightened tensions before the Rockies and San Diego Padres brawled […] Colorado Rockies: The “inside” on how this tactic is changing the game - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
15 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: A conversation with Brooks Pounders

It was announced earlier today that the Colorado Rockies were making a roster move by sending reliver Scott Oberg down to Triple-A Albuquerque, designating pitcher Zach Jemiola for assignment, and calling reliever Brooks Pounders up from Albuquerque. Brooks Pounders was called up today by the Colorado Rockies to join their bullpen as a part of […] Colorado Rockies: A conversation with Brooks Pounders - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
15 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: More roster moves as Scott Oberg is optioned

The Colorado Rockies just announced that they are making more moves to the 25-man roster. Before today’s game with the San Diego Padres, the Colorado Rockies announced that they optioned right-handed reliever Scott Oberg to Triple-A Albuquerque. Taking his place in the bullpen and on the 25-man roster is right-hander Brooks Pounders. Pounders was not […] Colorado Rockies: More roster moves as Scott Oberg is optioned - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
19 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: Why pick David Dahl over Raimel Tapia?

The Colorado Rockies recently called up David Dahl to the main club. This due to Gerardo Parra beginning to serve his four game suspension and Carlos Gonzalez being put on the DL. These were strong reasons to call up an outfielder, but was David Dahl the right choice? The Colorado Rockies had many options on […] Colorado Rockies: Why pick David Dahl over Raimel Tapia? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
22 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: 4 reasons why Ryan McMahon needs to the minors

Colorado Rockies infielder Ryan McMahon has not been as good as the team hoped he would be. Ryan McMahon has struggled all season for the Colorado Rockies in his second season in the major leagues (after playing in the majors for 17 games last season). However, he has shown that he is not ready for […] Colorado Rockies: 4 reasons why Ryan McMahon needs to the minors - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 24, 2018

Colorado Rockies: It’s time to embrace Ian Desmond

I hate to be the bearer of bad news, Colorado Rockies fans, but we are stuck with him. For the past couple of weeks, I have noticed that many people have been joining me on the bandwagon.  In what has become a favorite topic of mine, I have been reading that others have also come to the […] Colorado Rockies: It’s time to embrace Ian Desmond - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 23, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Why Jenny Cavnar is a big deal

Earlier today, it was announced that Jenny Cavnar will be filling in for Drew Goodman on the Colorado Rockies television broadcast tonight. Though only a fill-in, this is still a giant step for women and the world of journalism. Here’s why. When the Colorado Rockies play the San Diego Padres tonight, Jenny Cavnar will become […] Colorado Rockies: Why Jenny Cavnar is a big deal - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 23, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Jenny Cavnar becomes the 3rd woman to do play by play in regular season

It was announced a few moments ago that Jenny Cavnar will fill-in Drew Goodman on the Colorado Rockies TV broadcast today. Jenny Cavnar is somebody who, if you have ever watched the Rockies on TV, is somebody that you are pretty familiar with. She has done pre- and post-game shows as well as field reporting […] Colorado Rockies: Jenny Cavnar becomes the 3rd woman to do play by play in regular season - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 23, 2018

Colorado Rockies roster news: Musgrave up, Rusin to DL

One day after the Colorado Rockies made a flurry of moves in an attempt to shore up their position players, Colorado made another on Monday to bring a fresh arm into Denver. As first reported by Thomas Harding of MLB.com, 26-year-old southpaw Harrison Musgrave has been added to not only Colorado’s 40-man roster, but also […] Colorado Rockies roster news: Musgrave up, Rusin to DL - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 23, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Is it time to worry about Bryan Shaw?

No one will want to forget Friday’s nightmare loss to the Chicago Cubs faster than Colorado Rockies reliever Bryan Shaw. Down 6-3 in the sixth inning, Shaw replaced struggling starter Jon Gray and inherited a runner on third with no outs. He walked Tommy La Stella on five pitches before allowing two singles, a double, […] Colorado Rockies: Is it time to worry about Bryan Shaw? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 23, 2018

Colorado Rockies: Being positive … at least for a few minutes

Disclaimer: There will be zero criticism of any Colorado Rockies player in this article. I fully support everyone on the team, no matter how bad they are playing and whether or not the Rockies win or lose. It’s all sunshine and rainbows here in Denver as the Rockies fought valiantly against the Chicago Cubs over […] Colorado Rockies: Being positive … at least for a few minutes - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 23, 2018

Colorado Rockies series preview: Combat at Coors against the Padres again?

The Colorado Rockies and the San Diego Padres are starting a three game series tonight. The Rockies and Padres will start a three game series tonight at 6:40 PM so we will take a look at three things to look forward to in the series. Could combat return to Coors? As you probably remember, the […] Colorado Rockies series preview: Combat at Coors against the Padres again? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Apr 23, 2018

Colorado Rockies exclusive: Charlie Blackmon talks fishing, tells tales

For Colorado Rockies All-Star outfielder Charlie Blackmon, there are two passions: baseball and fishing. While Blackmon may get paid to set the pace for the Rockies offense, he gets away to the serenity of a river or lake every chance he gets. Yes, the same Chuck Nazty who is among the league leaders in home […] Colorado Rockies exclusive: Charlie Blackmon talks fishing, tells tales - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More