Tag: Colorado Rockies

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Rockies call up franchise legend Matt Holliday from the minors

Perhaps the single greatest player in Colorado Rockies history will soon be back with the big league club. After signing a minor league contract with Colorado earlier this...

Ranking top 10 lineups among MLB playoff contenders

Of course, we don't know who will win the 2018 World Series. But we recent postseasons have given us a pretty good clue as to what MLB...
Mar 17, 2017; Fort Myers, FL, USA; A view of the Grapefruit League logo on official Rawlings baseball at JetBlue Park. The Astros won 6-2. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports, Khalil Lee

LOOK: Minor league team now selling beer bats

Few things are better at a baseball game than watching the action and enjoying a cold beer. It turns out, the Hartford Yard Goats found a way...

Burning questions for remainder of 2018 MLB season

With less than two months to go in the MLB regular season, much remains unsettled. Many questions need to be answered. So, what are those questions? The Boston...

Rockies’ German Márquez threw immaculate inning on Wednesday

During Wednesday's game, Colorado Rockies starting pitcher German Márquez became a part of an exclusive group, doing something only one other pitcher has done in franchise history. In...
Aug 6, 2016; Denver, CO, USA; Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Chad Bettis (35) in the sixth inning against the Miami Marlins at Coors Field. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

Cancer survivors Jameson Tailon, Chad Bettis set to face off Tuesday night

As sports fans, there is nothing we love more than a heartwarming story. The storyline often doesn't get any better than what will take place on Tuesday...

10 MLB players set to break out during dog days of summer

When the dog days of summer hit, it can make things even tougher for MLB players. As teams take the field with the heat blistering down on...

Fatal flaw facing each MLB contender

Even with the July 31 deadline in the rear-view mirror, the MLB postseason picture is crowded. Realistically, we can say that 17 teams are still in the...

WATCH: Tyler O’Neill covers serious ground to rob Nolan Arenado

Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado frequently takes hits away from opponents at third base. But St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Tyler O'Neill gave him a taste of...

Rockies signing franchise great Matt Holliday to minor league contract

Among the hitters who have taken advantage of the high altitude of Coors Field, Matt Holliday may stand above the rest. During his brilliant five-year career with the...

10 MLB trades we’d love to see ahead of the deadline

If you're a fan of a good MLB team, it's easy to look at a player on a bad team and think, "We need to get that...

Report: Rockies close to trading for Blue Jays’ Seung-Hwan Oh

If the Colorado Rockies want to remain in the playoff hunt, they will need to upgrade their bullpen. Now they are reportedly close to addressing that need...
Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom

Best landing spot for MLB’s Top-15 trade chips

The MLB trade season is already going strong. Even better, there's so much more that can and will be done before the July 31 deadline. A bevy of...

20 MLB stars facing the most pressure in the second half

While a lot of baseball has already been played, the 2018 MLB season still has a long way to go. The remaining season will be a bright...

WATCH: Rockies’ Ian Desmond crushes 472-foot home run

Colorado Rockies first baseman Ian Desmond has been known to get a hold of a baseball at times and hit home runs. On Wednesday, he took that...
Justin Verlander

Ranking MLB title contenders halfway through 2018 season

While a lot of baseball remains to be played in the 2018 MLB season, we're at a point where we can start looking forward to the playoffs....
Blake Snell was absolutely snubbed not making it onto the MLB All-Star Game rosters

10 biggest snubs from 2018 MLB All-Star Game rosters

On Sunday night, MLB released the American League and National League rosters for the 2018 All-Star Game in Washington D.C. Many of the players on both rosters deserved...

LOOK: Breathtaking scene before game at Coors Field

Sometimes you come across a photo and it just takes your breath away. It often comes in nature, far away from the city and lights, but sometimes...
Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom

Top second half MLB storylines to follow

The first half of the season is done. It gave us plenty of positives and negatives to draw from. Now, it's time to look forward. What are...
Mookie Betts is one of the MLB hitters pitchers don't want to face

MLB Awards winners at season’s halfway point

With the 2018 MLB season half over, there are a number of players whose achievements deserve recognition. Still, some stand out above the rest. As we head into...
MLB star Chris Davis

10 most disappointing MLB players from the season’s first half

The first half of the 2018 MLB season has been fantastic. We've seen a few no-hitters, some amazing stretches of baseball by teams and some insane first-half...

Rockies’ Opening Day starter Jon Gray Optioned to Triple-A

The Colorado Rockies entered the season with high hopes for starting pitcher Jon Gray. Now just over three months after me made the start on Opening Day,...

Top takeaway for each MLB team at halfway point

The MLB season is half in the bag. But whether we're talking about the league's best team, the worst, or anyone in between, every MLB team has...
Manny Machado

One trade each MLB team should make

The trade of Kelvin Herrera to the Washington Nationals signals the real start of trade season in baseball. Herrera is the first major domino to fall this...