In the very first game at Coors Field back in 1995 the Rockies beat the Mets in extra innings. Recently Rockies players who were on the team came back to Denver to celebrate its 20-year anniversary and talked about the first game.
A special homecoming is planned for Colorado Rockies alumni this weekend. Sunday marks the 20th Anniversary of the first regular season MLB game played at Coors Field.
The Colorado Rockies have brought in Blake Doyle to take over as hitting instructor for Dante Bichette.
Despite another last-place finish, the Colorado Rockies liked what manager Walt Weiss did with a banged-up team in his rookie season as manager and rewarded him with a three-year contract on Tuesday.
Colorado Rockies hitting coach Dante Bichette says he’s decided against returning for another season.
Michael Cuddyer’s scruffy beard keeps sprouting more and more gray. It’s becoming quite scratchy, too.
Colorado Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer has lined a single to center in the second inning against the New York Mets, extending his hitting streak to a franchise-record 24 games.
John Lackey struck out a season-high 12 over seven strong innings and Daniel Nava drove in two runs, leading the Boston Red Sox to a 5-3 victory and a sweep of the two-game series against the Rockies.
Michael Cuddyer homered in his first at-bat to extend the major league’s longest hitting streak this season to 21 games – and the Colorado Rockies hung on to beat the Washington Nationals 7-6 Sunday.
It’s hard to believe it’s been 20 years since Major League Baseball arrived in Denver. It’s still a football town, but win or lose the support for the Rockies has been unwavering.