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Blake Street Bombers

Dante Bichette (credit: CBS)

Dante Bichette Wants The Rockies To Hit Like The Blake Street Bombers

The Colorado Rockies are embracing their past this season. Walt Weiss is their new manager and Dante Bichette is their hitting coach. In their 20-year history the Rockies haven’t had many hitters better than Bichette.

03/17/2013

Baseball fans head for the stadium as San Francisco Giants face the Colorado Rockies on Opening Day at Coors Field on April 9, 2012.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Everybody Loves Opening Day, No Matter The Score

Everyone loves Opening Day at Coors Field every year, from the fans to the businesses around the stadium.

04/10/2012

Baseballs in the Rockies' humidor

Why Do The Rockies Keep Their Baseballs In A Humidor?

Back in the day, the Rockies were hitting home run after home run. They earned the name The Blake Street Bombers. That was then. Since 2002 the Rox have kept baseballs in a humid environment in what’s called an environmental storage chamber — a fancy name for humidor — a big humidor.

10/10/2007

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