Saturday, August 19, 2017

Rockies Riches: First base edition

The Colorado Rockies have depth at virtually every position this season. At first base, Ian Desmond and Mark Reynolds pack a powerful punch.

Rockies close first day of 2017 MLB Draft by selecting a closer

The Colorado Rockies closed out their first day of theĀ 2017 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft by getting themselves a closer.

Rockies grab All-American third baseman Ryan Vilade with 48th pick

Vilade was a star in Frisco, Texas before a standout senior season at Stillwater (Okla.) High School where he was Gatorade Player of the Year.

Rockies get ’em on, can’t get ’em in versus Pirates

Colorado stranded 10 baserunners on Monday, dropping their second game in a row, 7-2, in the first of a three-game series with the Pirates.

The top three prospects at each of the Rockies’ top three draft picks

For the first time in franchise history, the Rockies don't have a first-round pick, but they will have three picks inside the top 100.

Rockies earned wins at Wrigley and in the voting booth last week

Colorado took three of four games from the Cubs this weekend and also put a dent in some All-Star hopes for Cubs outfielders.

Bud Black: Senzatela really had only one bad pitch in four-run first inning

Rockies manager Bud Black believes his rookie starter threw only one truly bad pitch in the four-run first inning of Sunday's 7-5 loss to the Cubs.

MLB Draft Day Check-In: Riley Pint and Brendan Rodgers

The MLB Draft is here. We check in on Colorado's two latest top picks, pitcher Riley Pint and shortstop Brendan Rodgers.

A little love for the Rockies’ little guys

Tony Wolters looks up at virtually all of his Rockies teammates, but he's been one of the biggest contributors to their success in 2017.

Cubs snag series finale with Rockies to avoid four-game sweep

Addison Russell had one of four Cubs home runs in a 7-5 victory at Wrigley Field. DJ LeMahieu had two hits and two RBIs for Colorado.