One thing is for sure, the Colorado Rockies believe that they are contenders. On Thursday afternoon before the Rockies took the field against the White Sox, the club traded Triple-A right-hander Bruce Billings and cash to the Oakland Athletics for second baseman Mark Ellis.Ellis is having a difficult season, hitting just .217 in 62 games, but he is a career…

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David would leave Vanguard University in California with a journalism degree and go on to write for the Colorado Springs Gazette. He was the Rockies beat writer for The Rocky Mountain News spin off "In Denver Times" in 2009 and recently wrote and managed David was able to crank out over 1000 columns on the Rockies in the last five years, including almost 400 in the last two years alone.