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Rockies beef up bullpen, add vets to lineup

Rockies beef up bullpen, add vets to lineup

MLB.com Updated Feb 11 (2 days ago)
In our first installment of the Spring Training preview, we looked at Rockies On The Rebound. Now we take a look at The New Guys.
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  • 5 bats could shape how NL West is won

    5 bats could shape how NL West is won

    MLB.com Feb 10 (3 days ago)
    The Dodgers and Giants have ruled the National League West in recent seasons with dominant pitching, but the division also houses some serious offense. The Rockies and D-backs scored the most runs in the league in 2015, with the Giants coming in fifth. …
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  • Homer History: Todd Helton's blast ignites Rockies historic run

    Homer History: Todd Helton's blast ignites Rockies historic run

    yahoo.com Feb 9 (4 days ago)
    In our Homer History series, writers re-tell the stories of memorable home runs from their perspective. In this installment, Yahoo Sports Big League Stew writer Mark Townsend recounts the time Todd Helton's walk-off blast ignited an incredible run. As a…
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  • Spring cleaning: Rockies gear shipped

    Spring cleaning: Rockies gear shipped

    MLB.com Feb 6
    Tyler Sanders finished his Friday walking through the eerily empty clubhouse and storage areas of Coors Field, knowing that baseball and all its gear would greet him by the time he landed in Scottsdale, Ariz., Saturday afternoon.
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  • You must hear the Hartford Yard Goats' new 'Eat It Up' theme so…

    You must hear the Hartford Yard Goats' new 'Eat It Up' theme song

    yahoo.com Feb 3
    Everything about the Colorado Rockies new Double-A team has been a little weird since the club moved to Hartford. That much was immediately clear when the fans decided on the name the Hartford Yard Goats. They could have gone with something standard, or…
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  • Parker remains with Rockies, sent to Triple-A

    Parker remains with Rockies, sent to Triple-A

    MLB.com Jan 29
    The Rockies were able to hang on to former first-round Draft pick Kyle Parker, a right-handed-hitting outfielder and first baseman, by outrighting him to Triple-A Albuquerque on Friday.
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  • Hot Stove Digest:  Carlos Gonzalez might workout at first base

    Hot Stove Digest: Carlos Gonzalez might workout at first base

    yahoo.com Jan 29
    Welcome to The Stew's Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you'll find a recap of all the day's action and other fun stuff from around the Internet. VERSATILITY: The Rockies lightened their outfie…
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  • CarGo at first base? Rox could try it this spring

    CarGo at first base? Rox could try it this spring

    MLB.com Jan 28
    Rockies star outfielder Carlos Gonzalez might want to pack a first baseman's mitt for Spring Training, just in case. Rockies manager Walt Weiss said nothing extreme is happening. The club isn't planning to move Gonzalez from the outfield, where he has w…
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  • Rays add Dickerson, send McGee to Rockies

    Rays add Dickerson, send McGee to Rockies

    The Rays addressed their offensive woes on Thursday, adding outfielder Corey Dickerson and Minor League third baseman Kevin Padlo from the Rockies for veteran lefty Jake McGee and Minor League right-hander German Marquez.
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  • Rockies to receive reliever McGee in four-player swap

    Rockies to receive reliever McGee in four-player swap

    MLB.com Jan 28
    The Rockies moved closer to filling an immediate need by working on a deal to acquire left-handed relief pitcher Jake McGee from the Rays as part of a trade that would cost them outfielder Corey Dickerson, FOXSports.com reported and Major League sources…
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  • Return of Chatwood, Lyles could spur Rockies

    Return of Chatwood, Lyles could spur Rockies

    MLB.com Jan 27
    Tyler Chatwood, 26, and Jordan Lyles, 25, could be keys in Colorado's plan for improving its starting pitching. The right-handers are both coming off major injuries and the Rockies may rely on them to stabilize a struggling rotation.
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  • Hot Stove Digest: The Rockies are looking to deal an outfielder

    Hot Stove Digest: The Rockies are looking to deal an outfielder

    yahoo.com Jan 26
    Welcome to The Stew's Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you'll find a recap of all the day's action and other fun stuff from around the Internet. DEAL HIM: There's a growing sense the Colorado …
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  • Mets to retire Piazza's No. 31 in July

    Mets to retire Piazza's No. 31 in July

    MLB.com Jan 25
    The Mets revealed plans on Monday to retire the No. 31 jersey worn by former catcher Mike Piazza before a game against the Rockies on July 30, as part of a weekend-long celebration at Citi Field.
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  • Arenado assumes mantle as face of franchise

    Arenado assumes mantle as face of franchise

    MLB.com Jan 24
    Familiar and new faces flashed before Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado on Saturday at Rockies Fest. All greeted him with more enthusiasm than in years prior. Such is the case when folks see a player as the new face of the franchise.
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  • Hot Stove Digest: Rockies downplay interest in Yovani Gallardo

    Hot Stove Digest: Rockies downplay interest in Yovani Gallardo

    Welcome to The Stew's Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you'll find a recap of all the day's action and other fun stuff from around the Internet. HOLD ON: The Rockies were strongly connected to…
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  • Charlie Blackmon hits backward, half-court shot at Nuggets game

    Charlie Blackmon hits backward, half-court shot at Nuggets game

    yahoo.com Jan 22
    It's only January, but based on how his offseason has gone, we have to consider Colorado Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon an early MVP candidate. In the span of a few weeks, Blackmon has revealed himself to be a superhero and lost a fight with his ca…
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  • Rockies designate Parker to make room for Parra

    Rockies designate Parker to make room for Parra

    MLB.com Jan 20
    The Rockies parted ways with outfielder Kyle Parker, their top pick in the 2010 Draft, on Wednesday to make room on their 40-man roster for newly signed outfielder Gerardo Parra.
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  • Bridich: Rockies hearing from clubs on OFers

    Bridich: Rockies hearing from clubs on OFers

    MLB.com Jan 19
    With four left-handed-hitting outfielders on his club, Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich said during an appearance on MLB Network's "Hot Stove" show Tuesday morning that he is dealing from a position of depth.
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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.