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16 hrs ago | Purple Row

With Trade Deadline inaction, Rockies prove unable to adjust to changing scenarios

Despite massive changes to the club's short-and-long-term fortunes in 2014, the Rockies front office has decided to persist with a plan that is no longer viable.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jhoulys Chacin, Wilin Rosario, Troy Tulowitzki, Carlos Gonzalez, Jorge De La Rosa

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Purple Row

Rockies trade rumors: Colorado standing pat as deadline approaches

Another trade deadline approaches, and I expect to see the Rockies once again let it pass by without much happening.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Rex Brothers, Jhoulys Chacin, Wilin Rosario, Troy Tulowitzki, Jorge De La Rosa

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Purple Row

Rockies prospects: Jon Gray struggles early, loses; Antonio Senzatela picks up another win

Gray was awful in the first inning of his start but settled in pretty well after that.

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Related Topix: Sports, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Chicago Cubs

Wada faces Rockies, looking for first career win

A pair of lefties, each searching for its first career Major League win, will take the mound in the series opener between the Rockies and Cubs at Wrigley Field on Monday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Tsuyoshi Wada, Troy Tulowitzki, Jorge De La Rosa, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Purple Row

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

Sky Sox starter Pedro Hernandez allowed four runs on six hits in 4 2/3 innings, walking five and striking out five, leaving the game in the fifth with Colorado Springs in a 4-1 hole it could not climb out of.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Pedro Hernandez, Cristhian Adames, Matt McBride, Kraig Sitton, Jayson Aquino

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Purple Row

Rockies prospects: Kyle Freeland getting stretched out, Asheville...

The Rockies' 2014 first- and second-round picks were on the hill Sunday, pitching to mixed results.

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Related Topix: Sports, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Purple Row

Rock mining week 16: where to start rebuilding?

Last week I looked at the Rockies ' position players and the conclusion was that the team was fairly well set other than possibly upgrading catcher and the infield bench.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jhoulys Chacin, Carlos Gonzalez, Nolan Arenado, Jorge De La Rosa, Brett Anderson

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Colorado Rockies

Rockies look for resurgence after shaky first half

The Rockies hoped their returns would spur a resurgence for a club that was leading the National League West briefly in May before injuries took hold.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Wilin Rosario, Jorge De La Rosa, Troy Tulowitzki, Colorado Rockies

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Purple Row

Saturday Pebble Report: Jayson Aquino and Alex Balog each have their best start of the season

Friday was mostly about what happened on the mound, but a couple of big names in Asheville were also up to their usual tricks.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jayson Aquino, Baseball Players, Christian Friedrich, Pedro Hernandez, Tim Wheeler, Matt McBride

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Purple Row

Rockies prospects: Kyle Parker homers, Tyler Anderson done in by bad defense

Rockies outfield/first base prospect Kyle Parker hit his 10th home run of the season for Triple-A Colorado Springs on Sunday, a solo shot in the second inning against former Rockie Clayton Mortensen in the Sky Sox' 7-2 loss to Omaha.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Kyle Parker, Clayton Mortensen, Rob Scahill, Jayson Aquino, Rosell Herrera

Sun Jul 06, 2014

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Rock mining week 14: a season to rival 2012

With the injuries mounting and the losses piling up, I have decided to torture myself and you the reader by comparing this season to the horrible 2012 campaign.

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Related Topix: Sports, Nolan Arenado, Baseball Players, Jorge De La Rosa, Jhoulys Chacin, Troy Tulowitzki, Boone Logan

Deep Left Field

Cleveland Indians Days of Future Past: Vidal Nuno

Jun 27, 2014; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees starting pitcher Vidal Nuno pitches against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of a game at Yankee Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Cleveland Indians, Vidal Nuno, Baseball Players, New York Yankees

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Colorado Rockies

After six weeks on DL, Arenado back in lineup

A team in desperate need of a jolt officially activated their resident sparkplug on Thursday, with Gold Glove third baseman Nolan Arenado rejoining the Rockies to start the four-game series against the Dodgers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Nolan Arenado, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Los Angeles Dodgers

Greinke to start for contending LA vs. Rockies

The Dodgers will continue their fight for first place in the National League West with a four-game series that starts on Thursday in Colorado, where the Rockies have been struggling.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Jhoulys Chacin, Zack Greinke, Los Angeles Dodgers

Purple Row

Rockies Prospects: Nicasio wins one, Arenado progresses, McMahon homers

Take heart; he isn't far off. Nolan Arenado continues to rehab in Colorado Springs with great success, as he went 3 for 5 with a double in yesterday's 9-7 victory.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Nolan Arenado, Tim Wheeler, Jayson Aquino, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball

Isportsweb.com

Life as a Colorado Rockies fan

When you hear New York Yankees, what do you think of? Championships, Steinbrenner, Jeter? What about the St. Louis Cardinals? Overachievers, winners, consistent? What about the Colorado Rockies? The Colorado Rockies have once again begun their annual descent to the bottom of the NL West.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Jhoulys Chacin, Charlie Blackmon, Colorado Rockies, Jorge De La Rosa

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