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Stephen Rice of the Fresno Grizzlies saw at least 15 future big leaguers this season with Colorado’s Low-A affiliate. Which of the teenage phenoms will have the most impact in the big leagues? How many sleepers deserved to make the Top 30 prospects list? And could the Rockies be in danger of losing one or more in this year’s Rule 5 draft? And we’ve raised the bar for the odds that Zac Veen will make the Rockies’ 2023 Opening Day roster. How high is it now? BUY TICKETS HERE: https://gametime.hnyj8s.net/c/3442941/1443269/10874 Visit https://dkng.co/DNVR to sign up for DraftKings Sportsbook using the code “DNVR” If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, crisis counseling and referral services can be accessed by calling 1-800-GAMBLER…

The playoff drought for the Colorado Rockies has reached a fourth-straight season. Similar statements cannot be said about their minor league affiliates. Both A level clubs, Spokane and Fresno Grizzlies, made the playoffs last season while the Rockies’ teams of prospects in the Arizona Complex League and Dominican Summer League finished with the best records in their division in 2021. This year, Low-A Fresno is back in the California League Division Series on the heels of winning both the first and second half. The Grizzlies won Game One on Tuesday night by a score of 12-3 over the San Jose Giants, an affiliate of fellow National League West club San Francisco. On display were several of Colorado’s prospects that look…

Over 22,600 human beings have been fortunate enough to play in the Majors. Each player can recall that first base hit or batter they struck out, in addition to the experience of simply putting on a big league uniform for the first time. Many can even recall the phone call or meeting with the manager when they learned of their...

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The defense disappointed behind Kyle Freeland who only gave up one earned run despite striking out seven through five innings. What did K-Free do on Monday night that no other Rockies’ starting pitcher had done this year? Plus, way more than you’ve ever wanted to know about the 519 batters Freeland has faced in his career. Who’s struck out the most against him? Who was plunked in his only plate appearance? Learn this and much, much, much, much more. Rockies’ catching defined by physical and mental toughness of Díaz by Patrick Lyons DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

The Rockies’ 2019 draft pick joins us to discuss his life inside baseball, from watching the likes of Carlos González, Troy Tulowitzki and Todd Helton at Coors Field alongside his father Yorvit to being selected by the Rockies. Yorvis shares details of his rise through college baseball and the minors while sharing insight on teammates Michael Toglia, Ezequiel Tovar and Isaac Collins. We also dig into the latest on the lockout and when we might reasonably get this collective bargaining agreement signed. “On The Corner: Baseball fans grow restless as full season looks doubtful” by Patrick Lyons DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

This ad free episode looks into the top 10 prospects for the Colorado Rockies according to the latest list by Baseball America. We let you know who has the best tools and who are the two names you need to know a lot more about. Plus, the Rockies have done well to add minor league free agents, but there are more available on the free agent market that could provide depth to both the starting rotation and the bullpen. FREE ARTICLE: “The greatest manager-player combos in Colorado Rockies team history; Black set to make history in 2022” by Patrick Lyons DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

Despite the lack of faith in Colorado’s farm system over the past few year, the crop of players in the 11-through 20 range have an opportunity to make tremendous leaps in the first minor league season since 2019. Only five players in this group have ever suited up for a Rockies’ affiliate as two come over in trades, two signed and sat out shortly before the pandemic and one was taken in the abbreviated 2020 MLB Draft. Purple Prospects Week Purple Prospects #21-33 Purple Prospects #7-10 Friday, March 26: #3-6 Saturday, March 27: #1-2 #20 – RP Tommy Doyle (40-Man Roster) Age: 24.9; Throws: Right Acquired: 2017 MLB Draft, 2nd Rd from University of Virginia As closer since his days…

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