1:43 PM EDT, Sun May 20, 2018
Rox Pile 2 hours ago

Colorado Rockies: Charlie Blackmon is in a “Nazty” slump

Lost in the shuffle of all the offensive struggles the Colorado Rockies have faced this season, there is one player who is currently in the midst of a slump that has been overlooked. Whether it’s because other players are having a much harder go of it, most notably Ian Desmond and Carlos Gonzalez, or because […] Colorado Rockies: Charlie Blackmon is in a “Nazty” slump - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Purple Row 5 hours ago
Sunday Rockpile: Ian Desmond feels a heavy burden, but won’t give up hope

Sunday Rockpile: Ian Desmond feels a heavy burden, but won’t give up hope

Rockies news and links for Sunday, May 20, 2018 Ian Desmond opens up at the plate — and about the burden of his vexing slump | The Athletic ($) On Friday night, after going 2-for-4 with a home run and four RBI, Ian Desmond opened up to the media about the burden of his contract and lack of production during his tumultuous 2018 campaign. Ian knows as well as anyone how poorly he’s hitting, and it’s frustrating for him, too. He’s a professional and undoubtedly a good teammate, but that doesn’t cover up the fact that he’s dragging this poor offense down, and the excuses have to...
Purple Row 18 hours ago
San Francisco Giants 9, Colorado Rockies 4: Jon Gray has a bad day

San Francisco Giants 9, Colorado Rockies 4: Jon Gray has a bad day

Some bad pitching, bad defense and bad luck conspired to hand the Rockies a loss in San Francisco. The Colorado Rockies snapped a short two-game winning streak, dropping a 9-4 decision to the San Francisco Giants on Saturday afternoon. The Rockies were not sharp in any facet of the game, with pitchers allowing 17 hits, the defense botching several plays, though none were actually charged as errors, and half of the Rockies runs scoring on double plays in a loss that dropped them to 25-21, a game back of Arizona in the NL West. Jon Gray and the BABIP Dragon For the second straight start,...
The Denver Post 18 hours ago
Jon Gray hammered by San Francisco Giants in Colorado Rockies’ loss

Jon Gray hammered by San Francisco Giants in Colorado Rockies’ loss

The Rockies would like to get rolling. Really rolling. As in putting together a string of complete games when the offense and defense clicks at the same time.
The Denver Post 20 hours ago
Inside the Rockies’ coding system they believe eliminates the risk of stolen dugout signs

Inside the Rockies’ coding system they believe eliminates the risk of stolen dugout signs

As a big league catcher and coach, Mike Redmond admits he's always been paranoid about the other team picking up traditional signs -- arrays of touches to the nose, ear, chin and other parts of the face -- coming from the dugout.