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2 hrs ago | Purple Row

Past & Present: Breaking the talent drought in the 2009 draft

After three disastrous drafts from 2006-2008, the Rockies finally put together a strong class in 2009 thanks in large part to a couple of high-upside high school picks. Even putting aside three wasted first round picks, the Rockies draft classes from 2006 through 2008 were a complete catastrophe.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jordan Pacheco, Matt Reynolds, Charlie Blackmon, Christian Friedrich, Zack Wheeler

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Viva El Birdos

Rockies at Cardinals 9.14 recap- Pitching, Peralta, and Holliday carry Cards to series sweep

So far in this series, the Birds have looked pretty good. We got a good/great outing from Shelby Miller .

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Related Topix: Sports, Daniel Descalso, Jon Jay, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn, Charlie Blackmon

St. Louis Cardinals

Descalso safe at first as Cards win challenge

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny successfully challenged a call at first base in the eighth inning of the Cards' 4-1 win on Sunday afternoon against the Rockies. With one out in the inning, Daniel Descalso hit a slow ground ball to first.

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Related Topix: Sports, Daniel Descalso, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, St. Louis Cardinals

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Purple Row

MLB Scores: Cardinals 5, Rockies 4 - Colorado's rally comes up short, loses fifth straight

The Rockies made it interesting late, but ultimately Colorado was unable to complete a four run rally in the ninth inning and lost their fifth straight contest. Entering the top of the ninth inning, it appeared that the Rockies were going to post their Major League record-tying 11th straight road game with two or fewer runs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wilin Rosario, Matt Carpenter, Pete Kozma, Matt McBride, Matt Holliday

Tue Sep 09, 2014

Amazin' Avenue

Recap: deGrom taps into Rockies, Wright goes wrong

On the night when the Mets announced David Wright would miss the rest of the season with shoulder inflammation, Jacob deGrom provided a glimmer of hope for the future with eight stellar innings. Jacob deGrom has been a revelation this season, putting up numbers that give him serious claims on this year's National League Rookie of the Year.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Jenrry Mejia, David Wright, Jacob deGrom, Nolan Arenado

Sun Sep 07, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Padres lose to Rockies, 7-6, in Wieland's return

San Diego Padres shortstop Alexi Amarista, right, applies a tag to put out Colorado Rockies' Cory Dickerson at second base as he tried to stretch a single into a double in the eighth inning of the Rockies' 7-6 victory in 12 innings in a baseball game in Denver on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, Colorado Rockies, Jesse Hahn, Jedd Gyorko

Sat Sep 06, 2014

ABC News

Stubbs' RBI Single Lifts Rockies Past Padres

Drew Stubbs had a tiebreaking RBI single in the 12th inning to lift the Colorado Rockies past the San Diego Padres, 7-6, on Saturday night. D.J. LeMahieu doubled off Jesse Hahn to start the 12th and Charlie Culberson sacrificed him to third.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, Jesse Hahn, Charlie Culberson, Joe Wieland

Purple Row

Game Wrap: Colorado Rockies 7, San Diego Padres 6 (12): Drew Stubbs...

The Rockies won in 12 innings on a walk off singe from Drew Stubbs. Michael McKenry had a nice game, getting on base four times, as the Rockies outlast the Padres 7-6.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, Corey Dickerson, Yangervis Solarte, Tommy Medica, Josh Rutledge

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Purple Row

Rockies magic number to avoid 100 losses is eight wins

With their terrible, terrible loss last night , the Rockies are now on a 64-98 pace for the year, matching the futility of 2012 for the worst in franchise history.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jorge De La Rosa, Carlos Gonzalez, Troy Tulowitzki, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Purple Row

Boone Logan reaches end of disappointing debut season with Rockies

The move put a merciful end to an awful debut season in purple pinstripes for Logan.

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Related Topix: Sports, Wilin Rosario, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Frisco Fastball

San Francisco Giants tie it in 9th-lose to Rockies

Jul 10, 2014; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Hudson throws a pitch against the Oakland Athletics during the second inning at AT&T Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brandon Crawford, Charlie Blackmon, Juan Nicasio, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Sergio Romo

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Venom Strikes

Diamondbacks-Rockies Recap: Starting Pitchers Rule

In a battle of two of the worst teams in baseball, the Arizona Diamondbacks got the better of the Colorado Rockies this weekend at Chase Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Josh Collmenter, Arizona Diamondbacks, Major League Baseball, Nolan Arenado, Miguel Montero

Rox Pile

Boone Logan, the Rockies' biggest disappointment

When your favorite team is 54-81 heading into the final day of August, there are sure to be some major disappointments on the team.

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Related Topix: Sports, Boone Logan, Carlos Gonzalez, Jorge De La Rosa

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Colorado Rockies

Rox hope Brothers can finish season strong

Rockies reliever Rex Brothers has struggled this season, but no team has tormented him as much as the D-backs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Colorado Rockies

Sports Media 101

LaTroy Hawkins: Portrait of a Professional

Rockies 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Colorado Rockies as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball, Christian Bergman, Christian Friedrich

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Daily Camera

Rockies blow another one, lose 5-2 to Arizona

The Rockies were hoping to bust out of their offensive road drought with a trip to the desert Friday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Josh Collmenter, Miguel Montero, Brandon Barnes, Christian Bergman

ABC News

Lamb's Slam Gives Arizona 5-2 Win Over Rockies

Jake Lamb hit a grand slam for his second career homer, and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied to beat the Colorado Rockies 5-2 on Friday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Josh Collmenter, Daniel Hudson, Miguel Montero, Brad Ziegler

AZ SnakePit

Diamondbacks 5, Rockies 2

Josh Collmenter pitched well, but got a no-decision, as tonight's game came down to which bullpen sucked harder.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Collmenter, Baseball Players, Christian Bergman, Brad Ziegler, Arizona Diamondbacks, Major League Baseball

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Marlins squander chances in 5-4 loss to Rockies

Colorado Rockies right fielder Brandon Barnes catches a fly ball by Miami Marlins' Casey McGehee in the fifth inning of a baseball game in Denver on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014..

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Steve Cishek, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball, Brandon Barnes, Corey Dickerson, Nolan Arenado

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Dickerson's hit in 13th lifts Rockies past Marlins

Corey Dickerson's single to right in the 13th inning scored Nolan Arenado to give the Colorado Rockies a 5-4 win over the Miami Marlins on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brad Hand, Steve Cishek, Corey Dickerson, Nolan Arenado, Sam Dyson

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