4:20 AM EDT, Sat August 18, 2018
Purple Row 5 hours ago
Rockies 11, Braves 5: Kyle Freeland and and an offensive barrage

Rockies 11, Braves 5: Kyle Freeland and and an offensive barrage

The Rockies won handily on Friday The Rockies won easily on Friday night, beating the Braves 11-5 behind a strong performance from Kyle Freeland and a whole lot of hits. It wasn’t even as close as the score indicates, as the Braves posted three runs during trash time in the ninth inning. taco’s The Rockies set a franchise record yesterday by going 24-games without scoring more than six runs. That streak ended tonight in the fourth inning when Charlie Blackmon hit a two-run triple and then came home on a wild pitch to make it 7-1. Colorado and Wyoming residents, make sure you celebrate...
The Denver Post 5 hours ago
Rockies’ offense earns tacos for the first time in 25 tries, Kyle Freeland deals again in win over Braves

Rockies’ offense earns tacos for the first time in 25 tries, Kyle Freeland deals again in win over Braves

Colorado scored more than six runs in a game for the first time in 25 tries on Friday, pairing an array of timely hits with another nails outing by staff ace Kyle Freeland to not only earn Taco Bell's popular promotional giveaway, but a decisive win at SunTrust Park as well.
Purple Row 6 hours ago
Colorado Rockies podcast: Maybe the Rockies should play the youngsters more

Colorado Rockies podcast: Maybe the Rockies should play the youngsters more

PDP talks the Rockies young players and international baseball We’ll get this out of the way early for Episode 145 of the Purple Dinosaur Podcast: the audio might not be our best. Tyler is still gallivanting around Panama and forgot both his microphone AND headphones, so there are some echoes and some Panamanian music in the background and just DEAL WITH IT, OK?! But hey, your favorite costumed baseball strongmen are playing well! The Rockies rallied for a surprising win Thursday night in Atlanta, and with the comeback victories over the Dodgers, that seems to bode well for this team’s...
The Denver Post 8 hours ago
Now healthy again and consistently in the Rockies’ lineup, young outfielder David Dahl is doing damage

Now healthy again and consistently in the Rockies’ lineup, young outfielder David Dahl is doing damage

Since returning from injury on August 5, Dahl has emerged as a premier exciting young player on the Rockies' roster, and he's started nine of the dozen games in that time span while hitting .258 with two home runs and six RBIs.
Purple Row 9 hours ago
Game no. 122 thread: Kyle Freeland vs Sean Newcomb

Game no. 122 thread: Kyle Freeland vs Sean Newcomb

Friday is game two of a four game set in Atlanta The Rockies won a game in Atlanta last night. This is good news. It’s something they have only done 32 times in 97 tries (a .330 win percentage, in case you were wondering). They’ll try to take down the NL East leading Braves again tonight by sending Kyle Freeland to the mound to take on Braves hotshot rookie lefty Sean Newcomb. Fun fact: both pitchers have come within two outs of a no hitter. Newcomb came one out away from no-hitting the Dodgers on June 29 this year, while Freeland was two outs away on July 7 of last year against the...