• Home  ›
  • MLB  ›
  • Colorado Rockies
Colorado Rockies
 Note:  Remove any feed (newspaper, blog, etc.) by using the Customize menu item below.
News Articles

Nolan Arenado benched by Rockies' Walt Weiss for 'not meeting the standard'

Denver Post (Nick Groke, On the Rox) — Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado fields a ground ball in the third inning against the Pirates on Friday at Coors Field.
  • New: 4 hr 18 min ago

Brett Anderson dominant as the Rockies beat the Pirates

Denver Post (Nick Groke The Denver Post) — Brett Anderson walked away prematurely in the seventh inning but only after a second consecutive dominant performance against the Pirates, this one pacing a runaway 8-1 Rockies victory.
  • New: 5 hr 22 min ago

Rockies trade scenarios: Tulowitzki, Gonzalez, De La Rosa, Barnes

Denver Post (Patrick Saunders, On the Rox) — The Rockies are a big piece in the puzzle that is the looming trade deadline. Speculation about whom the club is willing to shop starts with Troy Tulowitzki and Carlos Gonzalez, moves on to Jorge...
  • 14 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Walt Weiss: Ben Paulsen making most of his opportunity with Rockies

Denver Post (Patrick Saunders The Denver Post) — It's an easy drive from Colorado Springs to Denver. Zip onto Interstate 25 and, barring a traffic jam, you arrive in less than 90 minutes.
  • 1 day 4 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Chris Capuano traded by Colorado Rockies to N.Y. Yankees

Denver Post (Nick Groke The Denver Post) — The Rockies on Thursday traded minor-league pitcher Chris Capuano to the Yankees for cash considerations, the clubs said.
  • 1 day 10 hr ago
  • Hits: 1

Rockies' slumping Carlos Gonzalez takes a day off

Denver Post (Nick Groke The Denver Post) — Mired in an eight-game slump with twice as many strikeouts as hits, Rockies slugger Carlos Gonzalez got a break from the dumps Wednesday. Colorado manager Walt Weiss gave Gonzalez a day off in an...
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Jorge De La Rosa's 11 strikeouts help Rockies end 7-game losing streak

Denver Post (Patrick Saunders The Denver Post) — Like the wind-driven thunderstorm that invaded Coors Field late Wednesday afternoon, trade rumors continue to swirl around Rockies starter Jorge De La Rosa.
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Rockies' Brandon Barnes gets into stare-down standoff vs. Nationals' Aaron Barrett

Denver Post (Nick Groke, On the Rox) — Before the start of Wednesday's series finale between the Rockies and Nationals at Coors Field, Colorado outfielder Brandon Barnes and Washington reliever Aaron Barrett got into a heated...
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Live blog: Nationals-Rockies series finale at Coors Field

Denver Post (The Denver Post) — The Colorado Rockies play host to the Washington Nationals on Wednesday at Coors Field in the series finale. The Nats won the first two games of the series.
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Rockies place shortstop Troy Tulowitzki on 15-day disabled list

Denver Post (Patrick Saunders The Denver Post) — Troy Tulowitzki was playing with joy, freedom and power. That was reflected in his MVP-worthy stats: a major-league best .
  • 3 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Carlos Gonzalez, Rockies continue to struggle as Nationals win 7-4

Denver Post (Patrick Saunders The Denver Post) — It has been a summer of discontent for Rockies star outfielder Carlos Gonzalez. One-hundred games into the season, his injury-riddled team is tied with Texas for the worst record in the majors at...
  • 3 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Rockies' Troy Tulowitzki placed on 15-day DL with thigh strain

Denver Post (Patrick Saunders The Denver Post) — Rockies all-star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki, hampered by an upper thigh strain, was placed on the 15-day disabled list Monday.
  • 3 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Are Rockies manager Walt Weiss and assistant GM Bill Geivett at odds?

Denver Post (Patrick Saunders, On the Rox) — Is the relationship between Walt Weiss and assistant GM Bill Geivett becoming strained?
  • 3 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Rockies Mailbag: Will Dick Monfort ever make changes in front office?

Denver Post (Patrick Saunders The Denver Post) — Denver Post MLB reporter Patrick Saunders responds to your questions in the Rockies Mailbag. In this installment, Patrick takes a whopping 10 Q's, including more than one about team owner Dick...
  • 4 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Rockies' rough season is especially tough on manager Walt Weiss

Denver Post (Patrick Saunders The Denver Post) — A Rockies season that bloomed brightly, but oh so briefly, in April has become a war of attrition and a continuing saga of ugly losses.
  • 4 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Justin Morneau, Boone Logan became the latest additions to the Rockies' disabled list

Denver Post (Patrick Saunders The Denver Post) — Monday, first baseman Justin Morneau and left-handed reliever Boone Logan became the latest additions to the Rockies' disabled list. It is Logan's third trip to the DL this season.
  • 4 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Hochman: Rockies' bullpen is bad by any measure, but any metric

Denver Post (Benjamin Hochman The Denver Post) — During the recent Home Run Derby, the Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig, stunningly, didn't hit an actual home run - to which a friend of mine suggested, "He should've asked a Rockies reliever to...
  • 4 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Justin Morneau placed on DL by Rockies; Ben Paulsen to make MLB debut

Denver Post (Patrick Saunders The Denver Post) — The Rockies' injury list continues to get longer. First baseman Justin Morneau, fresh off his appearance in the Home Run Derby last week in Minneapolis, was placed on the 15-day disabled list.
  • 4 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Rockies' Troy Tulowitzki sits out game with sore thigh muscle

Denver Post (Nick Groke The Denver Post) — Troy Tulowitzki walked slowly through the Rockies' clubhouse Sunday in Pittsburgh with his left thigh wrapped up high. He said he felt "about the same" as the night before, when he limped to the...
  • 5 days ago
  • Hits: 1

In Pittsburgh, Rockies' bullpen blows lead (again) to cap three-game sweep

Denver Post (Nick Groke The Denver Post) — Matt Belisle's 2/3 inning resulted in four hits, two runs, a walk and a home run, turning an early Rockies lead into a 5-3 loss in Pittsburgh on Sunday.
  • 5 days ago
  • Hits: 3
Blog Articles

Nolan Arenado benched by Rockies' Walt Weiss for 'not meeting the standard'

Denver Post: All Things Rockies (Nick Groke) — Nolan Arenado was benched by Rockies manager Walt Weiss on Friday in the fourth inning after he ran slow through a groundout against the Pirates at Coors Field.
  • New: 4 hr 23 min ago

Rockies vs. Pirates preview: Carlos Gonzalez back in the lineup

Purple Row (Bryan Kilpatrick) — The Rockies are looking for their first win in four chances against the Pirates this week (and in 2014). Carlos Gonzalez is back in the lineup for the Rockies , who open a three-game series...
  • New: 11 hr 35 min ago

Friday Pebble Report: Nuts lose in David Dahl's debut, Tyler Anderson pitches well for Tulsa

Purple Row (Jordan Freemyer) — David Dahl had an outfield assist in his debut in Modesto, and two Rockies affiliates lost in extra innings. AAA - Nashville Sounds 4, Colorado Springs Sky Sox 2 Sky Sox starter Pedro...
  • 13 hr 45 min ago
  • Hits: 1

Social Media Roundup, Week 21: Flying Bats, Stare Downs and More

Purple Row (Chris Chrisman) — Here are the highlights, lowlights and tail-lights from Rockies baseball in cyberspace. Hello, everybody, this is  not Mel Allen! It’s been a busy baseball week: some of it good, some of it bad,...
  • 15 hr 8 min ago
  • Hits: 2

Rockies trade scenarios: Tulowitzki, Gonzalez, De La Rosa, Barnes

Denver Post: All Things Rockies (Patrick Saunders) — Speculation about Rockies trades starts with Troy Tulowitzki and Carlos Gonzalez and moves on to Jorge De La Rosa, Drew Stubbs and Brandon Barnes.
  • 15 hr 43 min ago
  • Hits: 1

The Complete Summer 2014 Purple Row Prospects List

Purple Row (Jeff Aberle) — Here is the full Summer 2014 Purple Row community prospect list, including some tidbits on voting results. After revealing the PuRPs list  five players at a time , it's time to wrap up the series...
  • 16 hr 8 min ago
  • Hits: 1

Rockpile: Trade winds are swirling

Purple Row (Jay Tymkovich) — The Rockies have a number of guys that other teams are inquiring about, including Troy Tulowitzki Mets to Rockies: let's talk Tulowitzki, Gonzalez trade - NY Post As we rocket toward the July...
  • 17 hr 1 min ago
  • Hits: 1

Rockies trade rumors: Mariners reportedly asked about Drew Stubbs

Purple Row (Bryan Kilpatrick) — Stubbs would be a good fit in Seattle, but he's also a great fit for the Rockies, and in particular, their home ballpark. A week and a half ago, we profiled Rockies outfielder Drew Stubbs as ...
  • 1 day 11 hr ago
  • Hits: 2

In a sellers' market for relievers, the Rockies should trade LaTroy Hawkins

Purple Row (Jordan Freemyer) — Of all of the Rockies' trade candidates, the team's closer is the one it makes the most sense to move at the deadline. In the last week, two teams in a similar spot to the Rockies , that is to...
  • 1 day 12 hr ago
  • Hits: 2

Jon Gray, David Dahl top the Summer 2014 Purple Row Prospect List

Purple Row (Jeff Aberle) — Jon Gray headlines the top five of the Summer 2014 Purple Row Prospects list, the Purple Row community's list of the top 30 Rockies prospects. Today is the thrilling conclusion of the Summer 2014...
  • 1 day 14 hr ago
  • Hits: 2

Rockies prospects: Eddie Butler roughed up, Asheville scores 5 in 8th inning rally

Purple Row (Bryan Kilpatrick) — Eddie Butler might not be broken, but he ain't right either. It's too early to really worry about Eddie Butler , but 2014 is going about as badly as possible for the 23-year-old right-hander. ...
  • 1 day 14 hr ago
  • Hits: 2

Purple Dinosaur Podcast, Ep. 19: What do we even talk about now?

Purple Row (Purple Dinosaur Podcast) — It's the same stuff over and over again for the Rockies, but Tyler and Anthony try to make the best of it because they love you. Jason Hirsh of ROOT Sports joins the Purple Dinosaur Podcast for...
  • 1 day 16 hr ago
  • Hits: 2

Thursday Rockpile: Jorge De La Rosa impresses, Carlos Gonzalez gets a day off

Purple Row (Jordan Freemyer) — Lefty Jorge De La Rosa had one of his best starts of the season yesterday while a slumping Carlos Gonzalez sat on the bench for a day. Jorge De La Rosa once again dominant at home as Rockies...
  • 1 day 18 hr ago
  • Hits: 2

Game wrap: gather 'round, kids, as I tell the tall tale of the Rockies winning 6-4

Purple Row (Jay Tymkovich) — Come on little ones, gather 'round the camp fire. Grandpa's got a story to tell. You might not believe it, but some say it's true. Legend tells of the Rockies beating the Nationals 6-4. Alright...
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Rockies prospects: Jon Gray battles a bit, and Modesto drops to 40 below .500

Purple Row (Jay Tymkovich) — Colorado Springs 5, Nashville 7 The Sky Sox scored all five of their runs in the 8th and 9th innings, but it wasn't enough to climb back in it. Kyle Parker had a pair of base hits and runs, and...
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Rockies' Brandon Barnes gets into stare-down standoff vs. Nationals' Aaron Barrett

Denver Post: All Things Rockies (Nick Groke) — Before the start of Wednesday's series finale between the Rockies and Nationals at Coors Field, Colorado outfielder Brandon Barnes and Washington reliever Aaron Barrett got into a heated...
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Game Preview: Rockies to ruin your afternoon rather than your evening

Purple Row (Jay Tymkovich) — Today's lineup looks more like a spring training split-squad game, but such are the ravages of 2014. Tulo is dead, Morneau is dead, Cargo is sitting and so is Rosario. Not exactly the personnel...
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Purple Row Prospects List, Summer 2014: 10-6

Purple Row (Jeff Aberle) — Here are prospects 10-6 in the Summer 2014 Purple Row Prospects list, the Purple Row community's list of the top 30 Rockies prospects. Today I reveal the penultimate installment of names on the...
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Wednesday Rockpile: As Tulowitzki heads to the DL, all is not well for the Rockies

Purple Row (Jeff Aberle) — The Rockies have lost 25 of their past 31 games and have just placed arguably the most valuable player in baseball this season on the DL. Also, they face Stephen Strasbourg today. With ...
  • 2 days ago
  • Hits: 2

Rockies notes: Killer losses and Rex Brothers' struggles

Denver Post: All Things Rockies (Patrick Saunders) — It's not just that the Colorado Rockies are losing that's draining the life out of the club, it's the way they are losing that hurts.
  • 3 days ago
  • Hits: 2