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As the Brock Osweiler Era continues its indefinite run as the only relevant story in Colorado sports, local fans might be forgiven for ignoring Major League Baseball's winter meetings this week. After all, our representative to the annual gathering, the Rockies, crept through the proceedings as if...
December 11 2015, 10:12 AM
Will Tulo be wearing different colors in 2015?
That was the likely reaction of Rockies fans everywhere to the report that the team would listen to trade offers during the offseason for its two best players. If that sounds contradictory or illogical, well, that's Rockies baseball.
Owner Dick Monfort has spent the past...
November 7 2014, 11:00 AM
If the Rockies' new GM wants some ideas, he should pay attention to what's happening in Wrigley Field.
As the 2014 Kansas City Royals continue to do their spot-on impersonation of the 2007 Colorado Rockies, it's been fun to remember what winning was like. Not that Colorado fans know much about that these days. In fact, when you ponder the Rockies' recent—and unexpected—front office shakeup, the team...
October 20 2014, 10:07 AM
Remember this guy?
If anyone is still paying attention, the primary drama surrounding the Rockies' final weekend of 2014 will revolve around whether the team can avoid losing 95 games for the second time in three years. Even though their record is 66-93 heading into their series with the Dodgers, Los Angeles clinched...
September 26 2014, 12:00 PM
When we last looked in on the Rockies at the quarter pole of the 2014 season, we explored co-owner Dick Monfort's preseason prediction that the team was capable of winning 90 games this year and noted—with considerable incredulity—that as of late-May, they were actually on pace to do it.
July 15 2014, 6:10 AM
If Tulo can stay upright, he might be the MVP.
Does Dick Monfort know something the rest of us don’t? At the quarter pole of the 2014 baseball season, we have little choice but to contemplate such a humbling notion.
During a preseason chat with the Denver Post, Monfort predicted the Rockies would win 90 games and contend for a playoff spot...
May 20 2014, 11:15 AM
Great yard. What else you got?
As April dawns, the boys of summer begin their annual trek north from the cacti of Arizona and palm trees of Florida to their respective homes, keen to ply their dusty trade through a simmering July and, hopefully, into October’s chill, where the fortunate few will realize their childhood dreams of...
April 4 2014, 8:29 AM
Colorado Rockies’ owner Dick Monfort took to Twitter yesterday to answer fan questions for what should have been an innocuous conversation. Much to our delight—and to the delight of anyone who someday wants a consistently competitive baseball team in Denver—lots of folks aren’t buying what the club...
February 12 2014, 4:55 PM