3:02 PM EST, Mon January 21, 2019
Rox Pile 1 hour ago

Colorado Rockies Quick Hits: Machado over Arenado, prospects, more

As another week kicks off (and we all hopefully take a moment to reflect upon the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.), let’s take a look at some of the news and notes surrounding the Colorado Rockies and the National League West. Plenty of Colorado Rockies fans were up in arms a […] Colorado Rockies Quick Hits: Machado over Arenado, prospects, more - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Purple Row 4 hours ago
Should the Rockies go all in for 2019?

Should the Rockies go all in for 2019?

Or, would you rather the Rockies pursue “sustained success”? Question: Would you rather the Rockies be very good — playoff-level good — for an extended stretch, or would you rather put all your resources on one big season, knowing that when the season was over, it might be awhile before the Rockies were competitive again? On Friday, NBC Sports’ Craig Calcaterra tweet-stormed this question: “Do fans really want ‘sustained success’ . . . ?” (I recommend reading entire the thread.) As examples, he cites the 1990s Braves and the current Dodgers, teams that won a lot but with...
Purple Row 7 hours ago
Monday Rockpile: A tight budget for the Rockies

Monday Rockpile: A tight budget for the Rockies

Rockies news and links for January 21, 2019 Colorado Rockies Quick Hits: LeMahieu, Dodgers, Bridich, Bullpen, Hall of Fame | Rox Pile Last week, DJ Lemahieu joined former Rockies Troy Tulowitzki and Adam Ottavino by signing with the Yankees. Apparently, the Yankees division rivals, the Tampa Bay Rays, were also showing some interest in the second baseman. It seems that the Rockies didn’t have much potential for bringing him back to Denver. Speaking of division rivals, the Dodgers have made some adjustments to their lineup. Their outfield has lost much of its depth, with Los Angeles...
Rox Pile 8 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: Who will step up to fill Adam Ottavino’s shoes?

There is no question that Adam Ottavino’s departure will leave a large hole in the Colorado Rockies bullpen. There is also no question that someone (or more than just one pitcher) will need to step up for the Rockies trying to fill the shoes of the man who should have earned an All-Star Game invitation […] Colorado Rockies: Who will step up to fill Adam Ottavino’s shoes? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Rox Pile 21 hours ago

Colorado Rockies Quick Hits: LeMahieu, Dodgers, Bridich, Bullpen, Hall of Fame

This weekend, there have been a few things regarding the Colorado Rockies and their division rivals in the news. According to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times, one of the teams that was in on Rockies free agent second baseman DJ LeMahieu was the Tampa Bay Rays. LeMahieu ended up signing with the Rays […] Colorado Rockies Quick Hits: LeMahieu, Dodgers, Bridich, Bullpen, Hall of Fame - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More