The Colorado Rockies are off to a blazing start to the 2017 season, a start that has them penciled in as the best team in baseball right now.
There's no wrong time to hit a home run, but Charlie Blackmon and Mark Reynolds picked just about the best times possible to go deep Monday.
The hot bats of the Colorado Rockies stayed hot, and the Washington Nationals had their seven-game winning streak snapped.
Colorado Rockies offseason signee Ian Desmond has yet to play a game for his new franchise, but Monday he took a big step towards getting back on the field.
According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, The Rockies will call up German Marquez on Tuesday to fill the hole in the rotation.
From Thomas Jefferson high school, to Evansville, to the Colorado Rockies, Freeland is a Colorado kid who is finding his groove in the majors.
The Rockies have been doing their best to convince people that they may be for real this year. Are Nate Lundy and Mat Smith sold on this team yet?
While the Colorado Rockies have reigned supreme thus far, their first real test lies in their next opponent, the surging Washington Nationals.
Colorado sent a message to the NL West over the last week-plus, taking seven of nine games from the Giants and Dodgers, including four on the road.
In the first inning of the Rockies Sunday matinee against the San Fran Giants, Blackmon smacked a leadoff triple, his second leadoff triple in two games. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, Blackmon is just the third Rockie to hit a leadoff triple in back-to-back games, joining Neifi Perez and Eric Young.