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Grantland’s Jonah Keri wrote, “the Rockies could be this year’s out-of-nowhere squad that rides 99th-percentile luck to a big season.” This fell in line with my spring training prediction of 68 or 88 wins for the 2015 Colorado Rockies. There was an alternate universe where Jon Gray was called up 15 days into the season, Troy Tulowitzki played 140 games in Denver,…...

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The Colorado Rockies hold the distinction as only one of three Major League franchises that have never lost 100 games. Three weeks ago, it looked like that mark would stay in-tact. Instead, the Rockies have gone from crashing and burning in another terrible season, to dumping kerosene on the fire and trying to incinerate anything remaining. On Monday, for…...

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Friday night was an example of how far away the Colorado Rockies are from being successful. Their greatest hope for the future, Jon Gray, was lit up by the first-place New York Mets. His night was over before the 2nd inning was completed and the Mets were on their way. When Gray left the game, the Rockies were down…...

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The Colorado Rockies fan base is extremely cynical. That cynicism has been earned. On Monday night, those cynics were out in full force, questioning another terrible Rockies loss that was snatched from the jaws of victory. It was an all-too-common story. Jon Gray, the Rockies starting pitcher, making his first start on the road in a big league uniform…...

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There are no highlights to watch on SportsCenter and there is no clearly defining moment. No one will point back to any one pitch on Tuesday night, yet, it was a pivotal moment in the history of the Colorado Rockies. Eight days after trading the face of their franchise, and arguably the best baseball player to wear purple pinstripes,…...

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No, the Colorado Rockies shouldn’t trade Troy Tulowitzki. Let’s be clear about that. While the Rockies were winning their second consecutive game against the Atlanta Braves 5-3, the second sellout crowd was forced to wait through a rain delay–for the fireworks. The Rockies won a game with two minor league call-ups, Gonzalez German and journeyman Aaron Laffey. The game…...

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The only thing worse than watching the Colorado Rockies lose for their fans is having to stay up past midnight to watch them lose. On Wednesday night against the Angels, the Rockies had plenty of chances to win, but they couldn’t put things together, losing 3-2 when Los Angeles squeaked a run across the plate in the top of…...

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The Colorado Rockies have come back to earth. After a brief run of good pitching, coupled with good hitting that inspired fans to believe that the Rockies might be good enough to turn their season around, climb out of the cellar and become a team that might be able to make a ridiculous run to the playoffs in 2015.…...

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As good as Saturday was, Sunday was really bad for the Colorado Rockies. The team was plagued by bad decisions in their Sunday loss to the Marlins, in which the Rockies dropped the game and the series after a 10th inning solo home run gave the Marlins a 3-2 decision. With the game tied 2-2, the Rockies had a…...

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There is no way around this one, the Colorado Rockies endured a heartbreaking loss on Tuesday night at Coors Field. Simply put, the Grand Slam that Rafael Betancourt gave up in the top of the 9th with two outs and two strikes with a three-run lead was about as bad as it could have been. It erased about 17…...

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Every season provides a new story. Every year unfolds in a new way. The 2015 season is no different. In a late announcement, the Colorado Rockies scratched Jorge De La Rosa from his scheduled start on Tuesday in Cincinnati. A cut that was on his throwing hand hasn’t healed and was causing enough discomfort to force the Rockies ace…...

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The Colorado Rockies signed Nick Hundley in the offseason with very little fanfare. The catcher is known for his light bat and good defense. What fans didn’t realize they would get with Hundley is a winning attitude. The Rockies catcher has been no slouch at the plate, as he showed by drilling the game winning home run on Tuesday…...

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Poetic justice. The Colorado Rockies were dancing with negative history, on the verge of losing their 12th straight game, down 4-2 in the top of the 9th inning with two outs and two on. It was only fitting that the player whose season has mirrored the team, a huge disappointment that has created doubt in even his greatest fans…...

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In preparation for trimming the roster down to 25 players before Sunday’s deadline, the Rockies have opted for other talent over some of their key players from 2014. Colorado has sent both LHP Rex Brothers and OF Brandon Barnes to the minors. Brothers has long been thought to be the closer of the future for the Rockies, but struggled in…...

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Back in October, fans of the Colorado Rockies rejoiced. Dan O’Dowd and Bill Geivett were out. The misery was over. That excitement was tempered as quickly as it ignited when the Rockies announced that there would be no national search for a new general manager, as most fans would have anticipated. Instead, the Rockies already had a new general manager.…...

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The Colorado Rockies as a franchise are known for one thing; playing at altitude. Those outside the Mile High City view Coors Field as a great place to hit, but a terrible place to pitch. For years, the Rockies have been built to suit that environment. With the exception of a handful of pitchers, the Rockies model was always to…...

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The Colorado Rockies announced yesterday 24 non-roster players that will be in Scottsdale for Spring Training this year. #Rockies release their 24 non-roster invitees to Spring Training. Pitchers & Catchers report in 9 days! pic.twitter.com/JdTCqK8W2V — Colorado Rockies (@Rockies) February 10, 2015 A lot of no name players we’ll probably wont hear from again this year but there are a…...

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