Wednesday, May 24, 2017

MAGAZINE STORIES

Has venerable vendor Bob the Beerman poured his last Coors at Coors?

Bob the Beerman, he of Vendor’s License No. 0001, was not at Coors Field on Opening Day, aka Beer Vendors’ Heaven.

Relevant Mr. Irrelevants: Colorado’s link to the last pick in the NFL Draft

The State of Colorado has more than a couple of ties to Mr. Irrelevant, including several with the hated Oakland Raiders.

NFL Draft 2017: Seeing 20/20 at pick No. 20

Nobody knows exactly what John Elway knows. And only John Elway could know for sure what the Broncos aim to do on the night of April 27.

Managing the Boys: Ex-Rockies skipper Walt Weiss embraces just being “Dad”

There he was in a middle booth. A guy who played shortstop in the major leagues for a quarter-century. Former Colorado Rockies manager, Walt Weiss.

Assembling the Pieces: Bud Black looks to exceed expectations in Colorado

New manager Bud Black isn't hiding from the sudden expectations put on the 2017 Colorado Rockies. In fact, he embraces them.

The Ace: Jon Gray leads a pitching staff that excites the Rockies faithful

Each month Mile High Sports sits down with an important figure in Colorado sports. For April, Doug Ottewill spoke with Rockies No.1 starter Jon Gray.

Flying the Friendly Sky(force): Tracking Malik Beasley’s D-League travels

From Dec. 9, 2016 through April 2, 2017, the Nuggets assigned and recalled Beasley to and from the Sioux Falls Skyforce five different times.

Nolan Arenado: Hot minute with the hot corner

Mile High Sports Radio’s Les Shapiro sits down with Rockies All-Star third baseman Nolan Arenado.

The curveball I wasn’t ready for

I’m a big believer that baseball prepares you for a lot of life’s lessons, but for this, it didn’t. I was not prepared.

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.