4:03 PM EST, Mon November 11, 2019
Rox Pile 3 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: 3 players who prove Larry Walker’s HOF worthiness

I’m just going to cut to the chase: Larry Walker was a better player than Tony Gwynn, Sr., Vladimir Guerrero, Sr. and Ichiro Suzuki and deserves to be in the Hall of Fame solely off those merits. I’m not necessarily one for hot takes so a majority of you who haven’t looked at the numbers […] Colorado Rockies: 3 players who prove Larry Walker’s HOF worthiness - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Purple Row 7 hours ago
Ranking the Rockies: Carlos Estévez was a workhorse in 2019

Ranking the Rockies: Carlos Estévez was a workhorse in 2019

Photo by Dustin Bradford/ The right-hander established himself as a late-inning option for Bud Black. Welcome to the 2019 edition of Ranking the Rockies, where we take a look back every player to log playing time for the Rockies in 2019. The purpose of this list is to provide a snapshot of the player in context. The “Ranking” is an organizing principle that’s drawn from Baseball Reference’s WAR (rWAR). It’s not something the staff debated. We’ll begin with the player with the lowest rWAR and end up with the player with the highest. ★ ★ ★ No. 7, Carlos Estevez (1.6...
Purple Row 7 hours ago
Charlie Blackmon is getting older, but still hitting at an elite level

Charlie Blackmon is getting older, but still hitting at an elite level

Russell Lansford-USA TODAY Sports The defense is ugly at times, but Blackmon’s offensive ability more than makes up for it Welcome to the 2019 edition of Ranking the Rockies, where we take a look back at every player to log playing time for the Rockies in 2019. The purpose of this list is to provide a snapshot of the player in context. The “Ranking” is an organizing principle that’s drawn from Baseball Reference’s WAR (rWAR). It’s not something the staff debated. We’ll begin with the player with the lowest rWAR and end up with the player with the highest. ★ ★ ★ No. 6,...
Purple Row 8 hours ago
Monday Rockpile: Nolan Arenado wins three straight Platinum Glove Awards

Monday Rockpile: Nolan Arenado wins three straight Platinum Glove Awards

Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports Rockies news and links for Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 Rockies’ Nolan Arenado becomes first player to win three straight Platinum Glove Awards | Denver Post ($) In case you missed the news from Friday night, Nolan Arenado won his third consecutive Platinum Glove Award for the National League. He is the first player since the inception of the award in 2011 to win three straight years. The winner in the American League was none other than Arenado’s high school teammate, Matt Chapman, third baseman for the Oakland Athletics. Chapman, two years younger than Arenado,...
Rox Pile 9 hours ago

Colorado Rockies 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are here! Make sure you’ve got all the Colorado Rockies fans in your life covered. We’re here to help with this item showcase. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, Colorado Rockies fans! But before you start chugging egg nog and filling up on cookies, you need to take care of your […] Colorado Rockies 2019 Holiday Gift Guide - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More