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Ian Desmond in February. Credit: Jayne Kamn-Oncea, USA Today Sports.

Could Ian Desmond’s sitting out signal the end of 2020 MLB season?

Ian Desmond won't play in 2020. He's not the first player, but he does seem to be among the first wave of sit-outs for this season. Could it mean no season at all?

Rockies OF Ian Desmond announces he will not play in 2020

Although a handful of players have already opted out of the shortened season, Ian Desmond becomes the first Rockies player to do so.

Will COVID prevent MLB from starting?

For the latest installment of the 20th and Blake podcast, resident Rockies’ reporter Aniello Piro breakdown the latest news in baseball surrounding COVID-19.
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Rockies agree to terms with three 2020 draft picks, including 1st-rounder Zac Veen

The Colorado Rockies announced Wednesday that they have agreed to terms with three of their selections from the 2020 First-Year Player Draft.

Rockies set to play 60-game season, return in late July

Baseball is set to return with a 60-game season, starting on July 23 or 24.

Charlie Blackmon, teammates test postive for COVID-19

The news cycle was littered with excitement Tuesday after news broke that MLB and the players’ union agreed to jumpstart the 2020 season. But for Rockies fans, the good news shifted quickly.

20th and Blake podcast: COVID could derail baseball in 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has reeked havoc across the globe over the last four months, and has forced all major sports to come to a...

20th and Blake podcast: Rockies add depth via MLB Draft

The Colorado Rockies loaded up their farm system during the 2020 MLB Draft. The Rockies drafted six players in total, including three pitchers and one...

2020 MLB draft recap: Rockies add top prospect and three pitchers

We examine the six players Colorado drafted this week and how they could affect the team in the future.

20th and Blake podcast: Still no deal in sight between owners and players

For the latest installment of the 20th and Blake podcast, resident Rockies’ reporter Aniello Piro dishes out his take about the state of the game.

20th and Blake podcast: MLB owners and players are at a standstill

For the latest installment of the 20th and Blake podcast, resident Rockies’ reporter Aniello Piro dishes out his take about the state of the game.

20th and Blake podcast: I agree with Charlie Blackmon

For the latest installment of the 20th and Blake podcast, resident Rockies’ reporter Aniello Piro dishes out his take about the state of baseball.
Jared Polis (left) with Rockies owner Dick Monfort at Coors Field in 2019. Credit: Isaiah J. Downing, USA TODAY Sports.

Gov. Polis to MLB’s Rob Manfred: We’re ready as soon as the leagues are...

On the eve of MLB and their player's union meeting to discuss a 2020 baseball season, Colorado Governor Jared Polis tells the commissioner our state is ready to play ball.