Thursday, May 25, 2017

To pitch or not to pitch? The age-old question at Coors Field

It's the age old question, is it more difficult to pitch at Coors Field than at any other ballpark? Some say that pitchers don't want to come here.

Bud Black: Dunn and Holland already lifting up Rockies bullpen

Mike Dunn and Greg Holland have each pitched a pair of scoreless innings to help preserve leads in each of Colorado's first two games.
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MORNING MINUTE: Rockies one of many Colorado wins yesterday

Rockies, Nuggets, Avs... All three teams won games yesterday, and if you count Tony Romo retiring as a good thing, the Broncos won as well.

HIGHLIGHTS: Bullpen solid again as Rockies defeat Brewers

The Colorado bullpen pitched 3.1 scoreless innings on Tuesday to help deliver a 6-5 victory over the Brewers in Milwaukee.

Early-season injuries shouldn’t stop the Rockies from having a solid April

To anyone worried that the Rockies will struggle early because three key players are starting the season on the disabled list: There's no need for panic.

Bud Black plans to be hands-on with pitchers, excited about young arms

"It’s what I know best," Rockies manager Bud Black said. "My relationship with the pitchers will continue to be one of involvement."

Chapter 2: Trevor Story is ready to pick up right where he left off

At this point last year, Trevor Story could still dine uninterrupted at Snooze. Much has changed after a breakout season for the young shortstop.

HIGHLIGHTS: Mark Reynolds delivers for Rockies in Opening Day win

Reynolds smacked a two-run home run to open the scoring in an eventual 7-5 Rockies victory over the Brewers in Milwaukee.

Denver native Kyle Freeland to start Colorado Rockies’ home opener

Freeland is slated to take on another pitcher with Colorado ties. Brandon McCarthy, who attended Cheyenne Mountain High School in Colorado Springs,

From Milwaukee, Thomas Harding predicts how Rockies will fare in 2017

"I’m gonna say 83-84 wins, but if they can get in that 90-win, playoff-type thing, I think that’s kind of on the shoulders of GM Jeff Bridich," Harding said.