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Colorado Rockies roster moves: A waiver claim to get some depth

The Colorado Rockies have announced that they have made a waiver claim to provide themselves with some depth in the bullpen. The Colorado Rockies announced early Monday afternoon that they have claimed Atlanta Braves reliever Wes Parsons off of waivers. In a corresponding move and for a 40-man roster spot for Parsons, the Rockies have […] Colorado Rockies roster moves: A waiver claim to get some depth - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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The art and science of preserving Colorado Rockies history

Every season, there are new milestones that happen for Colorado Rockies players and for the franchise itself. For Rockies clubhouse manager Mike “Tiny” Pontarelli, preserving those milestones encompasses just one part of his job, but it is a very important piece of what he does every day. Making sure that the ball that is hit […] The art and science of preserving Colorado Rockies history - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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What made the 2019 Rockies good for 2 months

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And what that tells us about the 2020 season

From April 14 to June 20 the Rockies had a record of 37-22. Those 59 games accounted for about 35% of the season, so it wasn’t just a brief hot streak. It’s worth asking, then, what exactly made the Rockies good over such a long period of time? They had to have been winning for some reason. And, more importantly, what can we take away from how they looked during that stretch, and what might it tell us...

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Monday Rockpile: Ryan McMahon with hope for the future

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Rockies news and links for August 19, 2019

Ryan McMahon thriving as Rockies’ bright spot in second half | Mile High Sports

The Rockies took a chance on their young prospects in the 2019 season. Ryan McMahon has shown that he has earned an everyday spot with the team. Overall, the season has been rough, but the young infielder has shown that he can deliver for his team. McMahon recognizes that he has to work hard to keep his spot on the team. He...

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Don’t be surprised if Wade Davis remains closer

In the aftermath of the 7-6 walkoff victory by the Colorado Rockies on Sunday afternoon, there are two things for sure. First, these Cucarachas simply aren’t going to die. Second, Colorado is going to have to figure out their pitching strategy when they have a lead heading into the ninth. Wade Davis once again struggled […] Colorado Rockies: Don’t be surprised if Wade Davis remains closer - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Watch: Starlin Castro's RBI double to center

Starlin Castro smokes a double to center field and brings home Isan Diaz, giving the Marlins a 1-0 lead in the top of the 1st inning

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Rockies 7, Marlins 6 (10): Garrett Hampson walks it off in extra innings

Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images The Rockies have now won 4 straight games The Rockies beat the Marlines 7-6 in a wild, ten inning game at Coors Field on Sunday afternoon. Garrett Hampson hit a walk off single with the bases loaded in the tenth inning. It was a taco’s type of walkoff. The win finishes off the sweep against Miami, and it gave the Rockies their fourth consecutive win. The Wade Davis experience If you haven’t heard, Scott Oberg has been placed on the IL and is out for...

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Rockies closer Scott Oberg done for the season with blood clot in pitching arm

The Rockies announced they have placed closer Scott Oberg on the 10-day injured list with a blood clot in his right arm. To take his spot on the roster, right-hander D.J. Johnson has been recalled from Triple A. The Athletic’s Nick Groke says Oberg has undergone a procedure to dissolve the clot, which will likely keep the 29-year-old out of action for the remainder of the season. In Oberg’s absence, Wade Davis will be reinstalled as the Rockies’ closer, a role he relinquished only...

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Colorado Rockies roster moves: Scott Oberg to 10-day injured list

According to the Colorado Rockies PR team, the Rockies will send their closer Scott Oberg to the 10-day injured list. The Colorado Rockies announced a few minutes ago that they will send their closer, Scott Oberg, to the 10-day injured list with axillary artery thrombosis in his right arm, which is also known as a […] Colorado Rockies roster moves: Scott Oberg to 10-day injured list - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Rockies' Oberg again treated for blood clot in arm

Colorado Rockies right-hander Scott Oberg has been treated for a blood clot in his pitching arm for the second time in his career.

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Colorado Rockies game no. 124 thread: Peter Lambert vs. Jordan Yamamoto

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Start time, lineups, discussion

The Rockies will attempt to win their fourth consecutive game and finish off the sweep against the Miami Marlins this afternoon. Peter Lambert gets the start for the Rockies against Miami’s Jordan Yamamoto.

Start time: 1:10 MT

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Ryan McMahon is progressing into a future All-Star

It has taken a little longer than the Colorado Rockies would have liked, but second baseman Ryan McMahon is turning into the potential future All-Star that they had hoped for. This past offseason, the Colorado Rockies made the controversial decision to let three-time All-Star/Gold Glove winner and fan favorite DJ LeMahieu depart to the New […] Colorado Rockies: Ryan McMahon is progressing into a future All-Star - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and...

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Colorado Rockies morning after: Was this the catch of the year?

Raimel Tapia may be known much more for his offensive abilities and “mucho swagger” at the plate, but he reminded Colorado Rockies fans on Saturday night about his athleticism in the field as well. In the top of the sixth inning, with Miami’s Lewis Brinson at the plate and German Marquez on the mound for […] Colorado Rockies morning after: Was this the catch of the year? - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Sunday Rockpile: Jon Gray is a beacon of hope

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Rockies news and links for Sunday, August 18, 2019

Colorado Rockies morning after: Just what the doctor ordered | Rox Pile

I got a fever... and the only prescription... is more Jon Gray.

In a season which the Rockies starting rotation has been a major disappointment, Jon Gray once again set a winning, never say die, las cucarachas tone for the pitching staff. Pitching eight shutout innings on Friday, Jon led the Rockies to their second victory in a row...

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Colorado Rockies 11, Miami Marlins 4: Rockies play long ball in rout of Marlins

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The Rockies hit five home runs in a blowout win.

The Colorado Rockies won their third straight game for the first time since June 20 with an 11-4 win over the Miami Marlins on Saturday. The Rockies were powered by the home run offensively, hitting five of them. Second baseman Ryan McMahon hit a pair of home runs on the night and Trevor Story, Charlie Blackmon and Ian Desmond also went deep in the win. Nine of the Rockies 13 hits in the game went for...

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Colorado Rockies injury news: Chad Bettis heads to injured list

On Saturday, the Colorado Rockies bullpen received a shake-up with the news that one of their veteran relievers was heading to the injured list. Prior to Saturday’s game against the Miami Marlins at Coors Field, Colorado Rockies right-hander Chad Bettis was placed on the 10-day injured list with a left hip impingement. In a corresponding […] Colorado Rockies injury news: Chad Bettis heads to injured list - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Colorado Rockies Game No. 123 Thread: Hector Noesi vs. Germán Márquez

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Can the Rockies get a series win?

Can the Rockies get their first three-game winning streak in nearly two months? Well, Germán Márquez on the mound should give them a pretty good chance, let’s find out together.

Start time: 6:10 p.m. MT

TV: AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain, MLB.tv

Radio: KOA 850 AM/94.1 FM; KNRV 1150 (Spanish)

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Colorado Rockies injury update: David Dahl “progressing”

On Saturday before the Colorado Rockies met the Miami Marlins in the second of a three-game series at Coors Field, Colorado manager Bud Black gave an update on injured All-Star outfielder David Dahl. David Dahl last saw action for the Colorado Rockies on August 2 when he suffered a high right ankle sprain in the […] Colorado Rockies injury update: David Dahl “progressing” - Rox Pile - Rox Pile - A Colorado Rockies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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