10:31 PM EST, Wed December 11, 2019
Rox Pile 2 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: Winter Meetings thoughts and quotes on the rotation

The 2019 Colorado Rockies season was one of the most disappointing in recent memory thanks in large part to the starting pitching staff … or lack thereof. Over the course of the the season, manager Bud Black trotted out 11 different starting pitchers to the bump and received varying degrees of stink. A cumulative 45-62 […] Colorado Rockies: Winter Meetings thoughts and quotes on the rotation - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Purple Row 3 hours ago
Rockies sign Scott Oberg to 3-year extension

Rockies sign Scott Oberg to 3-year extension

Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports The $13 million deal with an $8 million option for 2023 was finalized Wednesday afternoon Scott Oberg will remain the cornerstone of the Rockies bullpen for the foreseeable future. On Wednesday afternoon, the Rockies signed Oberg to a three-year, $13 million extension. The deal also includes an $8 million club option in 2023. Oberg, 29, was entering his second season of arbitration eligibility. Before the 2019 season, he avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1.3 million contract. In 2019, Oberg pitched in 49 games, recording a 2.25 ERA, 58...
Rox Pile 4 hours ago

Colorado Rockies, Scott Oberg agree to extension

SAN DIEGO — The Colorado Rockies have rewarded one of their most consistent relievers in recent years with a contract extension. On Wednesday afternoon, Bob Nightengale of USA Today broke the news that the Colorado Rockies had agreed with Scott Oberg on a three-year, $13 million contract extension. The agreement also includes an $8 million […] Colorado Rockies, Scott Oberg agree to extension - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile 10 hours ago

Colorado Rockies foes: Winter Meetings thoughts from the Dodgers

SAN DIEGO — Of course, not every piece of news that we focus on during the Winter Meetings involves the Colorado Rockies. We also like to take a look at what is going on around the National League West as well. In what is the first of a series of articles, we will take some […] Colorado Rockies foes: Winter Meetings thoughts from the Dodgers - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Purple Row 13 hours ago
Thank you

Thank you

Photo by Helen H. Richardson/MediaNews Group/The Denver Post via And go Rockies It might have been “you can’t win them all.” Or maybe it was something less obvious like “struck out four through five innings without allowing a run.” Maybe it was something else. But I knew I was losing my enthusiasm for writing about baseball when I started leaning on clichés to get through the writing process. I knew it was time to stop altogether when I started becoming okay with it. After more than two years of managing Purple Row and six years of writing about the Rockies, I’ve decided...