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  1. Rockies walk off on Descalso's hit in ninth, halt skidRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Colorado Rockies

    ... game and try to find ways how I'm going to get into this ballgame," said Descalso, whose hit made a winner of Adam Ottavino (1-0), who threw a spotless top of the ninth. "I knew that if we got a couple of guys on in the ninth inning, I was going to ...


  2. John Lackey wants a contract extension with St. Louis but the Cardinals don'tRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Viva El Birdos

    ... long term in a 36-year-old pitcher. *There are also some interesting tidbits about former St. Louis Cardinals Adam Ottavino and Allen Craig in the linked-to Cafardo column. There's some vagueness here. Is Lackey expecting a salary increase for 2015 ...


  3. Colorado Rockies 2015 Crystal Ball: John AxfordRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Rox Pile

    ... one believes he will become the Rockies closer at any point, which should probably make sense considering Adam Ottavino's recent dominance, but, hey, you never know. Unfortunately, both believe he'll allow a higher batting average against and a ...


  4. Rockies Weiss Goes To Adam Ottavino In Closer Role For NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | CBS Local

    Manager Walt Weiss made the announcement before Wednesday night's series finale at San Francisco. Ottavino showed up at spring training looking different.


  5. 'New wrinkle' gives Ottavino arsenal to be Rox's closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Colorado Rockies

    ... was being given a break from the ninth-inning bullpen role with the Rockies, manager Walt Weiss has decided Adam Ottavino is the Rockies chairman or closer or whatever label someone wants to slap on him. Weiss waltzed around the issue Monday. He ...


  6. Cubs get jolt from Dexter Fowler, Starlin Castro in 9-5 win vs. RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 |

    ... was a scare in the top of the ninth inning when Mike Olt was hit near the right wrist by a pitch from reliever Adam Ottavino and had to leave the game. Meanwhile, leadoff batter Dexter Fowler followed his 1-for-13 start with two triples. The Cubs ...


  7. Ottavino more than just a fireballerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Colorado Rockies

    Rockies right-handed relief pitcher Adam Ottavino can fling a 98-mph fastball, but he enjoys outsmarting hitters over overpowering them. Ottavino began his 2015 by doing a lot of both, with a clean eighth inning with two strikeouts in the Rockies' 5-2 victory Tuesday night.


  8. Trade Candidate: Bullpen RightiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Rox Pile

    ... arms may not be anything impressive relative to the rest of the league, the club does have depth in the pen. Adam Ottavino is an important set-up man (who absolutely should not be traded), and Brooks Brown, Tommy Kahnle, and Jairo Diaz are other ...


  9. Descalso looks back at Aggie days, ahead to new Rockies' gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Davis Enterprise

    ... picked up how they operate pretty quickly. It's been an easy transition for me." Descalso and Rockies pitcher Adam Ottavino came up through the minors together, each breaking in with St. Louis in 2010. "It's nice to have a familiar face in the ...


  10. The Man, The Mustache, The Legend: John Axford is a RockieRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Rox Pile

    ... that general manager Jeff Bridich does intend to make changes to this team. Less than a week ago I wrote about Adam Ottavino and how critical his continued success is to this team. My point was that Ottavino feels like the only reliever we've been ...


  11. Rockies sign Axford to Minor League contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... week, hope to add stability to a group that got 23 saves from Hawkins and some good work from righty setup man Adam Ottavino . The bullpen also dealt with inexperience, injuries and a heavy workload. But the Rockies have the potential for plenty of ...


  12. 5 Players St. Louis Cardinals Need To Trade For By Start of 2015 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... would help to make an ever stronger case for repeating as National League Central Champions. At one point, Adam Ottavino was a St. Louis Cardinals first round bust, but after a stellar season in the Colorado Rockies' bullpen, he has turned himself ...


  13. Ottavino agrees to deal with Rockies, avoiding arbitrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Colorado Rockies

    The Rockies and right-handed relief pitcher Adam Ottavino avoided arbitration by reaching a one-year, $1.3 million agreement on Monday. Ottavino, 29, who's heading into his fourth season with the Rockies, has grown into the primary right-handed setup man for closer LaTroy Hawkins .


  14. Ex-Rockies reliever Matt Belisle signs one-year deal with CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Daily Camera

    ... players. In addition to Chacin and Rosario, the other arbitration-eligible players are right-handed reliever Adam Ottavino, right-handed starter Jordan Lyles, injured right-handed starter Tyler Chatwood, catcher Michael McKenry, left-handed reliever ...


  15. Tyler Clippard: National League RankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... (3.4). With a WAR of 1.9, Clippard comes in at 9th on the list, between a pair of Rockies, Matt Belisle and Adam Ottavino . Two of these players, Kimbrel and Cishek, reside in the NL East. Jonathan Papelbon also comes in slightly ahead of Clippard ...


  16. Rockies 2014 season review: Adam Ottavino continues to impress in more defined relief roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Purple Row

    Adam Ottavino, picked up on waivers from the Cardinals back in 2012, was Colorado's best reliever in 2014 despite not quite reaching the heights he achieved in 2013. If you were to ask me what Dan O'Dowd did well as GM of the Rockies , I would point to his success in unearthing players like Adam Ottavino - struggling starters that become decent players for the team at a bargain price.


  17. Houston Astros Should Target Adam OttavinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... sense and was something they were seeking at the time. This year the Colorado Rockies could again be a fit as Adam Ottavino would be a solid acquisition. This would likely be a much lower cost than signing a player via free agency. Digging into ...


  18. Rockies encouraged by growth of resilient OttavinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Major League Baseball

    The Rockies and right-handed reliever Adam Ottavino would rather not have gone through a disappointing performance in June. But the way Ottavino bounced back could be valuable information for his future.