Tag: Rockies

A Holiday Report Card: The Good, the bad and the ugly...

The holidays are a time for self-reflection. You know, if you're into that kind of thing. So with that in mind, here's the good, bad and ugly of our Denver sports scene as we sit today.

Here’s why Rockies OF Charlie Blackmon was named a Gold Glove...

Colorado Rockies stars Nolan Arenado and Charlie Blackmon on Thursday were named Gold Glove finalists at their respective positions, according to Rawlings—the longtime sponsor of the award.

Crossing back into the right dimension with the help of sports

Things have been wonky to say the least over the last couple of years and it was hard to put a finger on where it all went wrong. But I think I figured it out and it only became clear because of a couple of recent sports moments that put it into focus.

Three Rockies pitchers to watch in 2021

It will be the performance of the starting rotation that is worth keeping an eye on going forward; the unit, one of baseball’s worst at striking batters out, probably has some regression coming its way. But there’s an argument to be made that it could hold up if one pitcher in particular rediscovers his groove.

Three Rockies position players to watch in 2021

The Colorado Rockies—more so than just about any other team in baseball, really—know what they have at the top of their roster. Nolan Arenado, Charlie Blackmon, Germán Márquez, and Trevor Story have carried the team for years. But beyond those four players, things have been a bit of a crapshoot for the Rockies.

The Rockies need to hit the reset button

Remember when the Colorado Rockies, way back in 2017 and 2018, reached the postseason in two consecutive years? It seems like forever ago because, in some ways, it was; 2020 alone seems like it has been its own decade, but we can talk about that elsewhere. In terms of baseball time, Colorado’s success is in the distant past.

The Rockies’ bullpen was one big, historic disaster in 2020

After a good start to the 2020 season, the Rockies bullpen turned into a true mess. The 6.77 ERA was second-worst in baseball and the highest mark posted by any bullpen in franchise history.

Nolan Arenado injury: Rockies’ star 3B out for season

Nolan Arenado hung up his spikes for the season due to a shoulder injury. Could his days in Denver be numbered?

Rockies drop 3 of 4 vs. Dodgers in final home series...

The Colorado Rockies are three games out of what is currently a three-way tie for the eighth and final National League postseason spot.

Taste the Rainbow: The underdog Nuggets saved Denver sports

It’s a good thing a scrappy team of rainbow clad underdogs saved the Denver sports day. At least for another week or so.