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This idea could make MLB's replay reviews a lot more interestin…

This idea could make MLB's replay reviews a lot more interesting

yahoo.com Updated Apr 29 (yesterday)
During the Colorado Rockies' game against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night, a replay challenge in the second inning grinded the action to a halt for nearly five minutes. The Rockies thought Pirates second baseman Josh Harrison had violated the …
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  • Rockies' Story Ties Rookie Mark With 10th HR in April

    Rockies' Story Ties Rookie Mark With 10th HR in April

    nytimes.com 17 hours ago
    Trevor Story is undoubtedly the story of the Colorado Rockies' first month of the season.
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  • Pirates-Rockies Game Postponed Due to Weather

    Pirates-Rockies Game Postponed Due to Weather

    nytimes.com MLB.com Apr 28 (2 days ago)
    There were no complaints from Colorado manager Walt Weiss on the postponement of Thursday's game against Pittsburgh because of rain and snow.
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  • Rookie phenom Trevor Story on pace to make wrong kind of histor…

    Rookie phenom Trevor Story on pace to make wrong kind of history

    yahoo.com Apr 28 (2 days ago)
    Trevor Story's amazing April continued Wednesday night when he hit his ninth homer of the month during the Colorado Rockies' game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. His fourth inning bomb broke the National League rookie record set by Albert Pujols in 2001…
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  • Bucs pull ahead in 12th to edge rallying Rox

    Bucs pull ahead in 12th to edge rallying Rox

    MLB.com Apr 28 (3 days ago)
    Jordy Mercer became the last starting position player to have a hit, and it came at the right time -- a two-out RBI double in the top of the 12th to give the Pirates a 9-8 victory over the Rockies at Coors Field on Wednesday night.
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  • Mercer's Double in 12th Lifts Pirates Over Rockies 9-8

    Mercer's Double in 12th Lifts Pirates Over Rockies 9-8

    nytimes.com Apr 28 (3 days ago)
    Jordy Mercer hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the 12th inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates continued their mastery of the Colorado Rockies with a 9-8 marathon win Wednesday night.
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  • A long Story short: 9th HR is a record!

    A long Story short: 9th HR is a record!

    MLB.com Apr 27 (3 days ago)
    Shortstop Trevor Story set a National League rookie record for home runs in April when he hit his ninth during the fourth inning off Pirates left-hander Jonathon Niese during the Rockies' eventual 9-8, 12-inning loss Wednesday night at Coors Field.
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  • Butler back at big league level with Rockies

    Butler back at big league level with Rockies

    MLB.com Apr 27 (3 days ago)
    Right-handed pitcher Eddie Butler returned to the Rockies on Wednesday, out to demonstrate that he's ready to put away hitters and post innings like he never has before at the Major League level.
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  • De La Rosa lands on DL with groin strain

    De La Rosa lands on DL with groin strain

    MLB.com Apr 27 (3 days ago)
    Rockies left-hander Jorge De La Rosa was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday with a left groin strain, which should give him time to recover and unlock the mystery that has led to a 10.18 ERA through five starts.
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  • McCutchen Hits 3 Homers, Pirates Beat Rockies 9-4

    McCutchen Hits 3 Homers, Pirates Beat Rockies 9-4

    nytimes.com Apr 27 (4 days ago)
    On his rare off day, Andrew McCutchen cleared his mind and forgot all about his struggles at the plate.
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  • Amid high and lows, Story keeps level head

    Amid high and lows, Story keeps level head

    MLB.com Apr 26 (4 days ago)
    Seven home runs in his first six Major League games and eight in his first 13 -- both unprecedented -- didn't make Rockies rookie shortstop Trevor Story believe he was immune from baseball's crests and depths. So a 2-for-22 (.091) slump in the six games…
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  • Joyce's late jack helps Pirates trump Rockies

    Joyce's late jack helps Pirates trump Rockies

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 26 (5 days ago)
    Matt Joyce greeted Rockies reliever Scott Oberg with a three-run homer in the seventh as the Pirates earned a 6-1 victory on Monday night in a series opener that saw a 30-minute rain delay in the second inning at Coors Field.
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  • Weiss, Raburn tossed for arguing balls, strikes

    Weiss, Raburn tossed for arguing balls, strikes

    MLB.com Apr 25 (5 days ago)
    Manager Walt Weiss was ejected in the fourth inning and outfielder Ryan Raburn was tossed in the sixth during Monday night's series opener against the Pirates on a night when the Rockies vehemently disagreed with home-plate umpire Lance Barrett's strike…
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  • Arenado having walks competition with CarGo

    Arenado having walks competition with CarGo

    MLB.com Apr 25 (5 days ago)
    Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado couldn't have thought it possible that he'd receive so much attention for not swinging.
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  • Bettis to replace ailing De La Rosa in next start

    Bettis to replace ailing De La Rosa in next start

    MLB.com Apr 24 (6 days ago)
    With left-hander Jorge De La Rosa ailing with the stomach flu, the Rockies moved right-hander Chad Bettis up a day to start Monday's opener of a four-game set against the Pirates at Coors Field.
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  • Wall-banger: Puig's catch robs Rox of runs

    Wall-banger: Puig's catch robs Rox of runs

    MLB.com Apr 24 (6 days ago)
    Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig showed off several of his amazing tools in Sunday's 12-10 win over the Rockies, robbing Brandon Barnes of extra bases by sprinting to grab his line drive, then holding on while slamming his body into the right-field fence …
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  • Rookie Kenta Maeda, Japan's Curse Upon MLB Hitters, Is The Damn…

    Rookie Kenta Maeda, Japan's Curse Upon MLB Hitters, Is The Damn Truth

    deadspin.com nytimes.com Apr 24 (6 days ago)
    The Dodgers rolled into Denver and beat the Rockies on Saturday 4-1, which itself is fairly humdrum. More impressive was how L.A.’s winning rookie pitcher, Kenta Maeda, a 28-year-old right-hander who spent seven outstanding years as a pro in Japan, took…
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  • Yasiel Puig crashed a high school prom after game in Colorado

    Yasiel Puig crashed a high school prom after game in Colorado

    yahoo.com Apr 24 (6 days ago)
    Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig had a little time to kill on Saturday night after Kenta Maeda and company made short work of the Colorado Rockies. So he decided he would surprise some Denver area high school students by crashing their prom party. T…
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  • Trayce Thompson's biggest fan is Rockies' brightest s…

    Trayce Thompson's biggest fan is Rockies' brightest star

    ESPN.com Apr 23 (7 days ago)
    Trayce Thompson's biggest fan is Rockies' brightest star
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  • Barnes' 2-Run Triple Lifts Rockies Past Dodgers 7-5

    Barnes' 2-Run Triple Lifts Rockies Past Dodgers 7-5

    nytimes.com Apr 23
    Brandon Barnes finished off a difficult at-bat with his first run-scoring hit of the season.
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  • Barnhart's walk-off hit lifts Reds over Rockies

    Barnhart's walk-off hit lifts Reds over Rockies

    Tucker Barnhart delivered a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth to give the Reds a wild 6-5 win over the Rockies on Wednesday and two of three games in the series.
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  • Grand CarGo: Gonzalez collects 1,000th hit

    Grand CarGo: Gonzalez collects 1,000th hit

    MLB.com Apr 20
    Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez collected his 1,000th career hit with his second double of Wednesday's 6-5 loss to the Reds.
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  • Video - Tulo Looking For Fresh Start 02:13

    Tulo Looking For Fresh Start

    Feb 26
    Troy Tulowitzki discusses his transition as a veteran with the Colorado Rockies and what the team must do to improve on its 2014 record.
  • Video - MLB All-Stars No-Hit By Japan 00:52

    MLB All-Stars No-Hit By Japan

    Nov 15
    Japan's Takahiro Norimoto combined with three relievers on a no-hitter as Japan beat the MLB All-Stars 4-0 to take a 3-0 lead in their five-game series.
  • Video - Mets Sign Michael Cuddyer 02:51

    Mets Sign Michael Cuddyer

    Nov 10
    ESPNNewYork.com's Adam Rubin breaks down the Mets' signing of outfielder Michael Cuddyer to a two-year deal.
  • Video - Rockies Make Front-Office Changes 01:56

    Rockies Make Front-Office Changes

    Oct 8
    ESPN MLB Insider Jim Bowden discusses Dan O'Dowd's decision to resign after 15 years with the Rockies.