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  1. Larry Walker back on Hall of Fame ballotRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Purple Row

    ... Rockies Baseball The injuries to Colorado's rotation and the sudden lack of pitching ability displayed by Rex Brothers were both underrated in terms of the profound effect they had on the team's disastrous 2014 campaign, writes Jough Brasch. Lots of ...

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  2. Rockies' Dick Monfort in chat: "Plain and simple, we are not okay with losing"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Denver Post

    ... NOW? #AskRockies DM: Yes - We want to win now! Always have, always will, every single year. Q: Plans to get Rex Brothers back to his 2013 lights out form? Walt Weiss: Rex has a great work ethic & is a tremendous competitor. We are confident he will ...

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  3. How the Rockies got from Jamey Wright to Rex BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Purple Row

    Colorado boasts one of the longest transaction trees in all of baseball because of their decision to draft Wright in 1993. Pretty cool stuff. ( h/t Grantland )

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  4. Rockies' Iannelli rewarded for finding DickersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Colorado Rockies

    ... picks in the top 34 overall -- lefty Tyler Matzek (11), center fielder Tim Wheeler (32) and lefty reliever Rex Brothers (34). Those picks took a huge chunk of bonus money, so there wasn't enough left to sign Dickerson. But Iannelli invited ...

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  5. Rockies' Iannelli rewarded for finding DickersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Major League Baseball

    ... picks in the top 34 overall -- lefty Tyler Matzek (11), center fielder Tim Wheeler (32) and lefty reliever Rex Brothers (34). Those picks took a huge chunk of bonus money, so there wasn't enough left to sign Dickerson. But Iannelli invited ...

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  6. 2014 SB Nation MLB awards: Rockies Pitching Performance of the Year nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Purple Row

    ... expectations considering the bumpy road he took to get to the highest level. And the best part? He wasn't done. Rex Brothers was flat-out awful in 2014. Some of that is strictly related to luck, but the once-dominant left-hander also struggled with ...

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

    Saturday Nov 15 | Purple Row

    ... was expected to be a key cog in a bullpen that had actually looked pretty decent in 2013 with Ottavino and Rex Brothers locking down their innings. Ottavino continued to be a good reliever this year, often coming in to a mess and cleaning it up with ...

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  8. 2014 Rockies season review: LaTroy Hawkins a steady rock in a bad Rockies bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Purple Row

    ... the Rockies make some additions to the bullpen that include a young, late-inning guy. New guy and a fixed Rex Brothers battle it out for the ninth-inning role and Hawkins settles into a set-up role. He excels in the spot and can even close ...

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  9. Sunday Rockpile: Getting to know the Rockies new pitching coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | Purple Row

    New pitching coaches are making their mark on the Rockies while the conversation surrounding potential trades of Carlos Gonazalez and Troy Tulowitzki rage on. According to Patrick Saunders over at ye old Denver Post, new Colorado Rockies bullpen coach, Darren Holmes thinks he can fix Rex Brothers! Holmes also talks about how is "rocky" history with the team in purple pinstripes might just be the key to his instruction for the guys now under his supervision.

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  10. Saunders: Darren Holmes thinks he can fix Rex BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | Daily Camera

    Colorado Rockies pitcher Rex Brothers delivers against the Arizona Diamondbacks on June 3, 2014, at Coors Field in Denver. When the Rockies hired Holmes as their bullpen coach last week , a lot of fans' tweets and e-mails carried a similar theme.

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  11. New coaches like look of Rockies' pitching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Major League Baseball

    ... save as the Rockies notch a 2-0 victory over the D-backs Holmes said he was impressed with the pitches of lefty Rex Brothers and righty Brooks Brown , who displayed a workable fastball-changeup mix during a late-season callup. Holmes is well aware ...

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  12. Biomechanics specialist Holmes steps in for RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 | Colorado Rockies

    New Rockies bullpen coach Darren Holmes understands the toughness it takes to pitch in Denver. He went through the successes and struggles at Mile High Stadium and at Coors Field in the early days of the franchise.

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  13. Rockies 2014 player grades: LaTroy Hawkins, RHPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Denver Post

    ... with 73 earned runs - for a 3.05 ERA. The Rockies signed Hawkins before 2014 as a place-holder closer before Rex Brothers took over the role full time. But those plans were scuttled. Now, going to 2015, Colorado has a presumptive closer or, ...

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  14. 2014 Rockies season review: Jhoulys Chacin goes from ace to question mark in one seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Purple Row

    ... issue was compounded by an inability to throw off-speed stuff in the strike zone. For me, Chacin just edges out Rex Brothers and Carlos Gonzalez for most disappointing 2014 campaign because pitching is the name of the game and Chacin started the ...

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  15. The Diamondbacks 2014 in Single-Game Win ProbabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | AZ SnakePit

    ... point for the entire game came in the bottom of the eighth inning: you may remember it, because it started with Rex Brothers walking the bases loaded without recording an out. He was replaced, and Mark Trumbo hit into a forceout at hoime for the ...

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  16. Rockies exercise 2015 option on LaTroy HawkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Purple Row

    ... get a shot at being the Rockies' closer, and secured the role for the season after the complete implosion of Rex Brothers . While Hawkins' peripherals dropped a bit from his 2013 tallies with the Mets (K9 drop from 7.0 to 5.3), he was still solid ...

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  17. Rockies pick up option on veteran closer HawkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Colorado Rockies

    ... the bullpen. The belief was Hawkins would hold the closer's role until someone with more upside -- lefty Rex Brothers was the chosen one -- could take the ninth inning and slide Hawkins into the eighth. Hawkins couldn't do much about the load the ...

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  18. Colorado Rockies Rumors: LaTroy Hawkins Expected Back As CloserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Rox Pile

    ... the right move. What ended up happening in 2014, of course, was that the presumed closer of the future , Rex Brothers , flopped miserably. That left Hawkins as the closer from wire to wire. To my pleasant surprise, he did quite well. Hawkins ...

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

    Thursday Oct 30 | Major League Baseball

    ... to exercise the 2015 option of veteran righty closer LaTroy Hawkins , but need to develop his successor. Lefty Rex Brothers seemed the heir apparent before his rough 2014. Could it be Ottavino? "Of course, that's a role that I want," Ottavino said. ...

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  20. Rex Brothers: What to do next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Rox Pile

    Aug 19, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Colorado Rockies pitcher Rex Brothers delivers to the plate during the eighth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park. The Phillies defeated the Rockies 5-4.

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