Tag: Bud Black

The Cover Story: Buddy’s Bunch, Jay Cutler and Kenneth Faried

Sometimes, when you can't get the cover photo you want you have to get creative. Today's story covers two of those occasions.

Rockies sure up bullpen, sign Oberg to extension

The Colorado Rockies made their first significant move of the offseason, signing relief pitcher Scott Oberg to a three-year, $13 million extension.

How hot is Bud Black’s seat in Rockies’ disappointing year?

While it’s easy to blame the manager, Bud Black is largely innocent in the team’s downtrodden year. Blaming him for mistakes made by others is scapegoating. 

Rockies’ three biggest in-house changes needed for next year

The latest episode of the 20th and Blake Podcast breaks down what the Colorado Rockies need to do in-house to be successful next year.

Rockies’ Jeff Hoffman hurling his way to fruitful final chance

Jeff Hoffman's stint with the Colorado Rockies, after being traded for Troy Tulowitzki, has been a rough one, but the latest signs have been positive.

Opinion: Rockies regularly playing Desmond has lost justification

The Colorado Rockies continue to play Ian Desmond despite the presence of outfielders like Raimel Tapia and Sam Hilliard and there are no reasons left for it.

Early promotion of Peter Lambert backfiring for Rockies’ future hopes

The Colorado Rockies are on the verge of jeopardizing their future with Peter Lambert after an early promotion has gone wayward following first two starts.

Rockies conflicted about last September expansion before rule change

The Colorado Rockies' players and coaches offered up mixed feelings for the last roster expansion before next year's rule changes go into effect.

Rockies make Jeff Hoffman inaugural beneficiary of roster expansion

The Colorado Rockies recalled Jeff Hoffman Sunday to make another start for the club in hopes of finding his footing in the majors before the season ends.

Rockies’ Melville treated to error of his ways, eyes adjustment for...

Tim Melville, a YouTube TV sensation, was treated to the dark side of his ways Saturday – something he'll need to rectify for a successful future.