The Colorado Rockies sent veteran reliever Rex Brothers and outfielder Brandon Barnes to the minors Wednesday, opening a roster spot for 39-year-old reliever Rafael Betancourt in his comeback from elbow surgery.
Colorado Rockies reliever John Axford’s 2-year-old son is improving following a rattlesnake bite.
For a team that’s only seen the postseason three times in franchise history and has suffered four losing seasons in a row, there are some trends that Colorado Rockies fans should expect this year.
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.
Nick Hundley started last season in San Diego, finished it in Baltimore and then signed with Colorado. A dizzying year for the veteran catcher? Not so much for the son of a college football coach.
Carlos Gonzalez was smiling, joking with teammates and pain-free on Saturday. The Rockies slugger is healthy after a rugged 2014 season that included knee surgery.
Colorado Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich and manager Walt Weiss answered several questions on CBS4 Monday that are probably on the minds of fans.
Colorado Rockies pitchers and catchers will report Feb. 20 in Scottsdale, Arizona, and Jeff Bridich and Walt Weiss are as excited as anybody.