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23 min ago | Lasorda's Lair

Eight-Run Inning Propels Dodgers Over Rockies Despite Hernandez's Wild Start

Sep 15, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Juan Uribe hits an RBI double during the sixth inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports When a last place team takes on a first place team sometimes the game can be quite lopsided especially if you are playing in the unpredictable Coors Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Wilin Rosario, Juan Uribe, Charlie Blackmon, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers

23 min ago | Los Angeles Times

Dodgers use eight-run sixth to keep rolling in 11-3 win over Rockies

Ah, yes, life is suddenly pretty good for the Boys in Blue. They're winning, the San Francisco Giants are losing and everybody in their lineup is hitting.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Juan Uribe

4 hrs ago | Purple Row

Monday Rockpile: The end of this miserable season is just two weeks away

It's not all Charlie Culberson's fault, but he seems like the right guy to have in the picture after the "offensive" performance on that road trip. Consider the following numbers: 0, 2, 1, 2, 2, 2, 2, 0, 0, 1, 4, 1. Those are the number of runs the Rockies have scored in their last 12 road games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Culberson, Jordan Lyles, Nolan Arenado, Justin Morneau

8 hrs ago | Purple Row

Several Rockies minor league affiliations could change this offseason

The Rockies have yet to renew their PDCs with Colorado Springs, Tulsa or Tri-City. That doesn't necessarily mean all of those affiliates change, but at least one very well could.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

13 hrs ago | Purple Row

Rockies prospects: Eddie Butler, Tulsa offense struggle in season-ending loss

Rockies pitching prospect Eddie Butler was touched up for five runs on eight hits and didn't get any help from his offense in Double-A Tulsa's 5-0 loss to Midland in the fifth and final game of the Texas League championship series on Sunday. Butler notched five strikeouts in 5a...' innings but served up a pair of home runs, including a two-run shot to Dusty Coleman in the second inning that gave Midland a 2-0 lead and all the runs it needed to clinch the league title.

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Related Topix: Texas, Sports, Major League Baseball

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Colorado Rockies

Rockies strike out 16 times in loss to Cards

A winless six-game trek came to an end Sunday afternoon with a 4-1 loss to the Cardinals, during which the Rockies struck out 16 times -- nine against Colorado high school product Lyles pitched around nine hits and two walks. He finished with four strikeouts and didn't give up any runs outside of the third inning.

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Related Topix: Fort Collins, CO, Sports, Major League Baseball

The Orange County Register

On deck: Dodgers at Rockies, Monday, 5:40 p.m., SportsNetLA

Colorado Rockies' Christian Bergman he has allowed just five runs in 17 1/3 innings since returning from the disabled list on Aug. 24 Did you know: Going into Sunday's game, the Rockies had scored a major-league high 436 runs at home with the highest home average , on-base percentage and slugging percentage - while ranking last in runs scored on the road, next-to-last in road average and OPS. Rockies report: The Rockies are guaranteed of finishing with a losing record for the fourth consecutive season and currently have the worst mark in the National League.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Christian Bergman, Baseball Players, Troy Tulowitzki, National League, Carlos Gonzalez

ABC News

Gonzales, Cardinals Top Rockies for 3rd Win in Row

Rookie Marco Gonzales struck out nine, Jhonny Peralta homered and the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 4-1 Sunday for their third straight win. The Cardinals held their 3 1-2-game division lead over Pittsburgh.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Lance Lynn, St. Louis Cardinals, Nolan Arenado, Trevor Rosenthal

Purple Row

Sunday rockpile: Afternoon addition

Late is better than never and here is your Sunday articles on the Rockies . The key theme is health today after yesterday being all about injuries.

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Related Topix: Sports, Troy Tulowitzki, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball

Colorado Rockies

Asheville wins South Atlantic League championship

LOUIS -- Raimel Tapia went 2-for-5 with a home run and right-hander Konner Wade threw seven scoreless innings as the Asheville Tourists clinched the South Atlantic League championship with a 4-1 victory against Hagerstown in the fifth and deciding game of the title series on Saturday night. Tapia, 20, who finished the regular season with a .326 batting average, nine home runs and 32 doubles, hit his first postseason homer for a 2-0 Tourists lead in the third inning.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

Denver Post

Colorado Rockies' player payroll for 2015 turning into puzzle

From left, Troy Tulowitzki, Carlos Gon- zalez and Jorge De La Rosa will receive a total of $48.5 million in 2015. Simply put, the Rockies' 2015 player payroll is top-heavy with injured stars, leaving little spending money to improve a team that is flirting with a 100-loss season.

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

Daily Camera

Saunders: Return of Rocktober blocked by reality

Colorado Rockies owner Dick Monfort speaking on the state of the club during a one on one interview before the Colorado Rockies San Diego Padres game July 8, 2014 at Coors Field. ST. LOUIS - Pennant fever runs Cardinals red and rampant here on the banks of the Mississippi River.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Todd Helton

Sat Sep 13, 2014

KMOV-TV Saint Louis

Miller credits Molina with success in last 4 games

SEPTEMBER 13: Starting pitcher Shelby Miller #40 pitches against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning at Busch Stadium on September 13, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. Shelby Miller has been extremely effective over his last four starts, giving up four earned runs in 33.0 innings pitched, including the single run he gave up in the Cardinals' 5-4 victory over the Rockies Saturday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Shelby Miller, Major League Baseball, Yadier Molina

Sports Media 101

The Colorado Rockies Farm System Playing for Championships

Rockies 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Colorado Rockies as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Rockies 101.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Jayson Aquino

Frisco Fastball

VIDEO: San Francisco Giants fans frantically search for foul ball which has already been found

Sep 2, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Fans reach for a foul ball in the sixth inning of the game between the San Francisco Giants and the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports It's hard to argue against the fact that there is nothing better in life than getting a foul ball in the stands, during a baseball game.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball

Government Executive

Should Colorado Restrict Interstate Truck Traffic to Help Its Ski Industry?

Last spring the mayor of this glitzy ski town high in the Colorado Rockies wondered aloud, after a particularly brutal winter wreaked havoc on the local interstate, whether guests from New York, Dallas and Chicago would keep flocking to the slopes if they encountered big-city traffic once they arrived. "I think that's going to begin to hurt Colorado as people look to places that have a great lifestyle and part of that lifestyle is easy access to recreation," Vail Mayor Andy Daly said.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

Colorado Rockies

Rockies call on Morales to slow down Cardinals

Miller enters his start on Saturday against the Rockies at Busch Stadium riding a streak of 14 scoreless innings after holding the Pirates and Reds silent his last two times out. While Miller only has won win to show for it, the Cardinals have been victorious in three of his last four outings as they continue to hold the rest of the National League Central at bay.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Michael Wacha, Matt Adams

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Colorado Rockies

Early home run stings Rockies in St. Louis

Holliday sent a 93-mph fastball out to left for a three-run homer in the first inning of the National League Central-leading Cards' 5-1 victory at Busch Stadium in front of a sellout crowd of 45,108. reached on an infield single, went 467 feet.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, National League, National League Central

LongmontFYI

Justin Morneau leaves latest Rockies loss with injury

Charlie Blackmon #19 of the Colorado Rockies slides into second on a lead off double in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on September 12, 2014 in St. Louis.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Major League Baseball, Matt Carpenter, St. Louis Cardinals, Adam Wainwright, Nolan Arenado

Purple Row

Check out the Rocky Mountain SABR panel on Saturday

A number of writers -- both on the subject of the Rockies and baseball as a whole -- will be going over some interesting topics at a panel discussion at Ian's Pizza in LoDo on Saturday. Beginning at 4 p.m. on Saturday at Ian's Pizza , the SABR Rocky Mountain Chapter will have all Rockies and baseball bloggers alike take part in a panel/roundtable discussion on a number of topics: 1. How baseball in Denver can be improved 2. How have technologies changed and will continue to change the scouting landscape 3. How else will the future of baseball be impacted through tech advancements Then at 5:10, we will watch the local nine play the defending National League champion St. Louis Cardinals .

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

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