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Drew Goodman of AT&T SportsNet digs into the details of Colorado’s 8-4 start. Which areas have excelled and which will benefit from improvement? Plus, we look ahead to what should be the 3,000th career hit for Detroit Tiger 1B/DH Miguel Cabrera against the Rockies. DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link…

Despite the loss on Wednesday, the Rockies won two-of-three against the Phillies for their third series win in four tries. C.J. Cron continued to rake as did Ryan McMahon, who had a pair of double and three runs batted in. We celebrate 4/20, preview the Detroit series and go off the rails like never before. DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

It began with a five-year, $64.5 million extension for Kyle Freeland and it ended with a C.J. Cron three-run home run that flipped the lead in the Rockies favor. Hear how it all came together for the Rockies second-consecutive win and another series victory while getting an update on your favorite prospects and affiliates. Kyle Freeland’s five-year, $64.5 million extension fortifies rotation in the foreseeable future by Patrick Lyons DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

The homegrown talent cultivated by the Colorado Rockies in the last decade will be sticking around a little bit longer. On Tuesday, it was announced that LHP Kyle Freeland had signed a five-year, $64.5 million extension to stay in Denver through the 2026 season. With a player option for a sixth-year, he could stay in purple through 2027. The move follows extensions this past offseason for 1B C.J. Cron, RHP Antonio Senzatela, C Elias Díaz and 3B Ryan McMahon, not to mention the seven-year deal given to free agent LF Kris Bryant by General Manager Bill Schmidt. Keeping Freeland in Colorado has been something in the making since earning a spot on the Opening Day roster in 2017 and throwing…

Freeland is without his best stuff in a 5-2 loss to the Chicago Cubs. Despite the three-run deficit, Colorado had the opportunity to tie the ballgame in the fifth inning, but a base running blunder by Yonathan Daza hampered a run-scoring rally. Plus, learn what history was made on Thursday while getting an update on the Rockies four minor league affiliates. Grichuk grab still the buzz in the Rockies’ clubhouse; “Greatest play I’ve ever seen” by Patrick Lyons DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

Rockies fall to the Dodgers, 5-3, but it’s Opening Day and the vibes were super positive in and around Coors Field. Can we shrug off Kyle Freeland’s start due to the shortened Spring Training? What should we expect out of this year’s Rockies and what can we take away from Game One? “Freeland can’t secure another feather in his cap in Opening Day loss to Dodgers” by Patrick Lyons DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

Over the course of his five-plus seasons with the Colorado Rockies, Kyle Freeland has performed quite well during high-profile games. Friday against the Los Angeles Dodgers, in front of 48,627 frenzied fans, he experienced his first hiccup during a 5-3 loss at Coors Field. In the 2017 home opener at 20th and Blake against these same Dodgers, Freeland worked six-innings...

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Even after all the departures and drama surrounding the franchise for the past few seasons, there seems a palpable excitement about the Colorado Rockies in 2022. A change in regime coupled with nearly $350 million spent on upgrades to roster this offseason, not to mention the panic over the pandemic having been lifted somewhat, have folks in LoDo feeling a...

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We’re back to a normal 162-game schedule in MLB with full capacity crowds! Drew Goodman of AT&T SportsNet drops by to examine if the Rockies can reach the postseason once again. What needs to go right for them and what could go wrong from the rest of a talented NL West. Plus, predictions on end of season award winners in both the American and National League. DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

The time for bold predictions is upon us. Kevin Henry from RoxPile and Kenneth Weber of Purple Row help break down what’s next for Kyle Freeland in 2022. Plus, it’s Opening Night in Minor League Baseball. Which prospects are ticketed for Double-A? Who’ll be left behind and who’s moving up a level? All that and conversation with Hartford Yard Goats Coco Montes and Isaac Collins. “Rodgers poised to continue breakout on both sides of the ball” by Patrick Lyons DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

Kyle Freeland will make history when he takes the mound on Opening Day for the Colorado Rockies. This news may be surprising as well the rest of the order for the starting rotation. Plus, the Rockies option a few more players to Triple-A, two NL West contenders made trades to get better and exclusive audio from prospects Ryan Vilade and Colton Welker. “Rockies’ roster coming together ahead of Opening Day, leadoff hitter and DH offer the most speculation” by Patrick Lyons DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

We’re 13 games into Spring Training and several players with Colorado are having a great month of March in the Cactus League. Have any of them forced their way onto the 28-man Opening Day roster? The Rockies are adopting the latest technology in the game called PitchCom. What it is and how could a small edge such as this provide such major benefits for their team? “Rockies’ team representative Scott Oberg in unique situation for supporting union during the lockout” by Patrick Lyons DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

Aaron McBride and Tyler Paddor from Blake Street Banter join the podcast to discuss the excitement currently surrounding the 2022 Colorado Rockies. We break down the more underrated acquisitions from this active offseason and highlight those prospects that simply don’t get enough love in the Rockies’ farm system. “Legacy High School’s Lucas Gilbreath continues to find success with the Colorado Rockies” by Patrick Lyons “MiLB Arm Barn Preview #1” by Aaron McBridge “Rockies Swing a Kuhl Move” by Tyler Paddor DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

Early in the offseason, Denver native Kyle Freeland assembled a shadow box highlighting all twelve players native to the state who appeared in MLB last season. Set in front of the iconic Colorado flag, the autographed baseballs featured notable names such as All-Stars Kevin Gausman, Mark Melancon and Taylor Rogers. Included in the project that raised money for Special Olympics...

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With an opposite field home run on Wednesday, Sam Hilliard may have put himself out in front for the center field role. Yonathan Daza has only recently reported to camp while Garrett Hampson has been showing well through four games thus far. Hear audio from Kris Bryant following his first game and first base hit with Colorado. Kyle Freeland discusses getting ready in time for Opening Day and bench coach Mike Redmond shares thoughts on both players. Noah Yingling from RoxPile and Call To The Pen joins the podcast to determine if one reliever could join the starting rotation in 2023 before we play a round of everyone’s favorite Rockies’ trivia game, Taco’s Or Tears. “Colorado Rockies 2022 player projections:…

The practice fields for the Colorado Rockies have been a bit more quiet than normal the past few days. You can thank advances in technology for that. And recent sign stealing scandals. It’s called PitchCom and allows the catcher to communicate with the pitcher without a series of hand signals. “It’s almost like a video game controller,” catcher Brian Serven...

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Kyle Freeland unveiled his new changeup grip against Shohei Ohtani, Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels. Kris Bryant made his Rockies’ debut and looked sharp at the plate. The batting lineup on Tuesday may be what we get on Opening Day. Patrick Lyons breaks down a few simple alternatives that we could also see this season. “Banter From The Bench: Garrett Hampson adds bulk to bag of tricks” by Patrick Lyons DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

Raised in Centennial and a graduate of Regis Jesuit HS in Aurora, Ty Blach will get the ball in the first Spring Training game of 2022 for the Colorado Rockies on Thursday. Blach was originally signed on a minor league deal by Colorado as starting pitching depth during a time in the offseason when the lockout prevented major league free agents from doing so. A veteran of four Major League seasons, Blach was a fifth round selection by the San Francisco Giants in 2012 out of Creighton University. Fittingly, his Major League debut was against the Rockies at Coors Field.  “It was a pretty amazing moment to be running out of the bullpen,” the 31-year-old said of September 5, 2016.…

The first four spots in the rotation are locked up. But who’s going to be the fifth starter? And if I told you Ryan Rolison was out of the running, would you believe there’s a way he could still make the Opening Day roster? Plus, we provide Power Rankings of the best looks in Spring Training so far on the Rockies. “Rotation providing biggest strength to Colorado, signing of Kuhl adds critical depth” by Patrick Lyons DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE POD! iTunes link — Stitcher Link — Pocket Casts Link — Spotify Link

“I don’t think it’s any secret that one of the strongest assets of our team is the starting rotation,” Austin Gomber said on Day Two of Colorado Rockies’ Spring Training.  Helmed by a returning foursome of Germán Márquez, Antonio Senzatela, Kyle Freeland and Gomber, the entire clubhouse is confident of the staff’s ability. The 11.6 fWAR by the rotation was...

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