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Rockies great Todd Helton sentenced to two days in jail over 2019 DUI arrest

The former first baseman was arrested in 2019 following a one-car accident in Knoxville, Tennessee

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SimRockies 10, SimPadres 3: Everybody hits, and we all get sim tacos!

Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images The SimRockies move to 6-4 on the simulated season after winning the game and the series against the SimPadres. The SimRockies may have stayed up a little too late Saturday night cooking fruit or making voodoo dolls or sock puppets (or whatever the cool Sims are doing these days).

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Ex-Rockies 1B Helton sentenced to 2 days in jail

Todd Helton, a retired All-Star first baseman who played for the Colorado Rockies, was sentenced to two days in jail after a DUI arrest in Tennessee.

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Todd Helton served 48 hours in jail after DUI guilty plea

Todd Helton served 48 hours in jail after DUI guilty plea

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Monday Rockpile: Raimel Tapia is doing his part to help those in need

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Rockies news and links for Monday, April 6, 2020

Rockies outfielder Raimel Tapia organizes drive for food, supplies in his hometown in the Dominican Republic | Denver Post ($)

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, athletes and celebrities across the globe have stepped up to help in any way they can. Rockies outfielder Raimel Tapia has followed suit, saying he was “unable to just sit at home and do nothing while knowing that others within his community were in...

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Top Five Third Basemen in Franchise History

Third base has been one of the strongest positions in Colorado Rockies franchise history. For the Colorado Rockies, third base has been a strong point on most of their teams.

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The Worst Teams In Stanley Cup Playoff History

This article was originally written in January, 2015. If you’ve been following the 2015 NFL Playoffs, you already know the NFC South champion Carolina Panthers are moving on to the Divisional round.

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Colorado Rockies simulation game no. 10 thread: Chi Chi González vs. Zach Davies

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The SimRockies look to stay above .500 and win their first home series of the simulated 2020 season

The SimRockies close out their first home series of the simulated season today with a rubber match against the SimPadres. The SimRockies are currently 5-4, which puts their pace a few games short of that promised 94-win season, but if they win today, they’ll be right back on track.

Both of today’s starters have strong numbers against the opposing...

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Sim Padres 8, Sim Rockies 2: Antonio Senzatela handed his first loss on Saturday night as Padres tie up the series

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Nolan Arenado and Charlie Blackmon homer as the Rockies drop Game 2 of the series to the Padres It was a great start for Antonio Senzatela through the first two innings, throwing just 20 pitches to get six consecutive outs, but it went downhill by the third inning.

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Arguing over the best-pitched game in franchise history

Days without baseball combined with limited activities outside the house make for the perfect combination to argue over some of the best moments in Colorado Rockies history.

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Colorado Rockies simulation game no. 9 thread: Garrett Richards vs. Antonio Senzatela

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Start time, lineups, and discussion for game 9 of our 2020 season simulation

It’s a pitching rematch tonight as Sim Antonio Senzatela squares off against Sim Padres’ pitcher, Garrett Richards. In his second start, Senzatela is looking to record his first win of the 2020 Simulated Season. We can only hope that Sim Senza channels the real Senzatela who had a 1.80 ERA during this year’s spring training. Tune in tonight to see if the Sim Rockies can pull...

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Colorado 6, San Diego 5: Rockies take simulated home opener with late inning heroics by McMahon

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The Rockies come from behind to win in dramatic fashion powered by McMahon homer in the 8th and an excellent bullpen performance.

Ryan McMahon hit a clutch three-run home run in the bottom of the 8th off of Emilio Pagan to give the Rockies the lead and the win in an up and down game against the San Diego Padres. The bullpen stepped up after a lackluster performance by Jeff Hoffman to hold the Padres scoreless over the last four innings and secure the victory in...

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The MLB The Show 20 ratings and rankings may raise some eyebrows

A few weeks ago, MLB The Show 20 was released. In the game, some of their ratings, rankings, positioning of some Colorado Rockies are a bit peculiar.

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Saturday Rockpile: Rockies minor leaguer adapting standard weights and barbells... with broom handle and buckets of rice

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Colorado Rockies news and links for Saturday, April 4, 2020

When Your First Spring Training Comes To A Screeching Halt: A Rockies Minor Leaguer Tells His Story | Forbes

The life of a minor leaguer can be full of adaptations. Extended travel on a bus, moving to a new city on short notice, 100-plus games of unpredictability—all requiring adaptations.

“I have been forced to create my own little gym in the basement with...

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Team, players doing good things while on hiatus

The Colorado Rockies may not be on the baseball field, but that doesn’t mean that the team and its players aren’t still making an impact. While the Colorado

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Examining Rockies’ ineffective free-agent spending

The value of the contracts the Rockies handed this group comes to $326.5 million. That’s a lot of wasted money, and it’s part of the reason the Rockies are in such an unenviable position at the moment.

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Colorado Rockies Simulation Game no. 8 thread: Joey Lucchesi vs. Jeff Hoffman

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The Sim Rockies home opener at Coors Field is tonight!

The Sim Rockies head back to Colorado for the home opener of the 2020 simulated season fresh off notching their first series win of the season in LA. All eyes will be on Jeff Hoffman who will be making his first start of the season with Kyle Freeland currently on the 15-day IL after breaking his cheek during his last start. Hoffman will look to make the most of the opportunity as he brings a...

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Top 50 Rockies of All-Time 30-21

We continue with our list of the Top 50 Colorado Rockies of All-Time today with Numbers 30-21. Welcome back thrice, to my top-50 All-time Colorado Rockies list.

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Sim Dodgers 8, Sim Rockies 2: Sim Kershaw strikes out 12, shuts down Rockies offense

Photo by John McCoy/Getty Images Márquez gives up 4 runs in 4 innings in series finale loss Disclaimer: This is the recap from the simulated game on April 1, 2020.

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Stay at Home Opener set for today

For Colorado Rockies fans, the team’s originally scheduled 2020 home opener will take on a much different look this season from a much different vantage point.

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