Troy Tulowitzki benefits by having Carlos Gonzalez in the lineup. Gonzalez certainly benefits from Tulowitzki’s presence, too. But the Rockies may not benefit as much as you might think having those two sluggers together in the batting order.
Baseball fans, get ready for opening day. There are lots of great spots to enjoy a beer before or after the game, all within walking distance of Coors Field. Take a look at these top bars near the stadium in Denver.
Christian Bergman pitched four shutout innings to help the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago White Sox 7-6 in spring training on Tuesday.
If there’s a dramatic improvement in Colorado Rockies pitching this season it’s because they have an extra coach behind the plate in new arrival Nick Hundley.
Jon Gray allowed two singles in four scoreless innings, helping his chances of making Colorado’s rotation and leading the Rockies to 5-1 spring win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday.
In a surprise move, Colorado released right-hander Jhoulys Chacin after the former Rockies’ ace struggled this spring.
Colorado Rockies closer LaTroy Hawkins has yet to allow a run in spring training. Of course he’s only pitched two innings, but it happens to be his final spring training.
Jose Quintana helped his chances to start on opening day for the Chicago White Sox, allowing only an infield hit and getting eight outs in a 5-2 loss to the Colorado Rockies on Friday.
Aramis Ramirez got his first extra-base hit of the spring, a two-run double in the first inning that sent the Milwaukee Brewers past the Colorado Rockies 5-3 Thursday.
Colorado is fortunate to have so many Denver based professional sports franchises, but in leagues where there is one winner and 29-31 losers, disappointment is common.