Don't Count Spilborghs Among The Ian Desmond DoubtersThe Rockies made several additions to their roster in the offseason. None bigger than Ian Desmond, who will be playing first base for the first time in his career this season.
Rockies' Desmond Stays Upbeat After Hand SurgeryIan Desmond, with his right hand, is able to drive slowly around the Colorado Rockies spring training complex in a golf cart and watch teammates practice. That's what he did Friday afternoon before the Rockies left camp to play the San Francisco Giants.
Rockies' New 1st Baseman Ian Desmond Will Undergo SurgeryColorado Rockies first baseman Ian Desmond will undergo surgery Wednesday.
Rockies 1B Desmond Breaks Hand In Spring GameThe Colorado Rockies lost one of their biggest offseason acquisitions when Ian Desmond was hit by a pitch Sunday, breaking his left hand.
Ian Desmond Will Spend Spring Trying To Master First BaseIan Desmond no doubt was a big offseason acquisition for the Colorado Rockies, a proven offensive player who should flourish at Coors Field.
Rockies' Trevor Story Wants To Show Power Surge Was Not FictionFor all Trevor Story accomplished in a record rookie season, his biggest takeaway is this: Slide feet first. A painful lesson and one that ended the Colorado Rockies shortstop's outstanding season.
Desmond To Rockies: Most Creative Signing Of The Offseason?Ian Desmond's bat will thicken what looks like a killer offense for the Colorado Rockies.
Rockies Spend Big In Off Season To Bolster Bullpen, 1st BaseThe usually cost-conscious Colorado Rockies went on a little bit of a spending splurge in free agency.
Rockies Still Tinkering With Team As Spring Training NearsA couple more arms for a shaky bullpen. Maybe another utility player or two. Possibly a long-term deal for outfielder Carlos Gonzalez. Those are among the priorities for Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich.
Rockies Promote Duane Espy To Hitting CoachThe Colorado Rockies promoted Duane Espy to hitting coach, his second stint in the role for the team.
Rockies Finalize Deal With Ian DesmondThe Colorado Rockies finalized a $70 million, five-year contract with All-Star outfielder Ian Desmond on Tuesday.
AP Source: Rockies, Ian Desmond Agree To 5-Year ContractA person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that All-Star free agent outfielder Ian Desmond and the Colorado Rockies have agreed to a $70 million, five-year contract.