Friday, September 30, 2016

Rockies squander big ninth-inning lead, blow series sweep

Colorado was just one out away from securing a series sweep over the division rival Dodgers, but a grand slam with two down in the ninth doomed the Rockies.

WATCH: Stephen Cardullo blasts second birthday home run, a grand slam

Two of Stephen Cardullo's first three MLB hits left the yard, one was a grand slam and both came on his birthday.

Talk of a contract extension for Gonzalez before Arenado is “bewildering”

The Colorado Rockies have begun speaking to Carlos Gonzalez about the possibility of a contract extension. With the team's willingness to extend the big time outfielder, that leaves questions surrounding the future of cornerstone 3rd basemen Nolan Arenado.
Carlos Gonzalez

REPORT: Rockies have begun speaking to Carlos Gonzalez about an extension

With one year remaining on his contract, Carlos Gonzalez is set to hit the free agent market next offseason, unless, of course, the Rockies hand him an extension

WATCH: Stephen Cardullo’s first home run comes on his birthday

It's been a banner week for (now) 29-year-old Stephen Cardullo who earned his first hit this week and hit his first home run on his birthday.

Stephen Cardullo refelects on his first Major League hit

Stephen Cardullo's journey to the Major Leagues has been a bumpy one, which made his first Major League hit all the more special

Rockies do a little bit of everything in victory over Dodgers

With everything firing on all cylinders, the Colorado Rockies motored their way to a big victory over the National League West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers.
Gerardo Parra

Gerardo Parra’s shift to first base is the smartest thing the Rockies could do

Gerardo Parra is an everyday starter in outfield, but right now, the best thing for the Colorado Rockies is for him to make the long-term shift to first
Nolan Arenado

Hall of Fame pitcher says Nolan Arenado should be the NL MVP

Nolan Arenado is having a stellar 2016 season, and one Hall of Fame pitcher says that he deserves to be the National League MVP

WATCH: Avs coaching search, Rockies slide and Broncos countdown

Avs need a coach. Rockies can't win. Broncos inch closer. Nate Lundy and Shawn Drotar recap the top three stories for the morning of August 25, 2016.