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  1. Offseason thread
  • Rockies reportedly unwilling to trade Troy Tulowitzki

    Purple Row "It would be foolish to say that the Tulo-to-New York talk is officially dead, but it appears we've just about reached that point. The Yankees have "no interest whatsoever" in acquiring Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and the $114 million owed to him, according to Andy Martino of the New York..." November 25

  • Dodgers acquire Juan Nicasio from Rockies for PTBNL or cash

    True Blue L.A. "The Dodgers continued its early offseason of attempting incremental upgrades to the fringes of the roster, on Monday acquiring pitcher Juan Nicasio from the Rockies for a player to be named later or cash considerations. Nicasio was designated for assignment by Colorado on Thursday. The team's..." November 24

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    Matt Eddy @MattEddyBA

    #Rockies import minor league arms: RHPs Brett Marshall, Justin Miller & Jose Ortega, LHPs Aaron Laffey & John Lannan http://t.co/muFThKPgiq

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    Patrick Saunders @psaundersdp

    Not saying it will happen, but #Rockies are still interested in signing Brett Anderson to a more team-friendly deal. #Royals, #Astros, too

  • Trades for Troy Tulowitzki, Carlos Gonzalez slowed by injuries, money

    Denver Post "While the Rockies are listening to offers, it's not a foregone conclusion that they will trade Troy Tulowitzki or Carlos Gonzalez. Dealing either player is problematic due not only to their contracts but their history of injuries. That puts new general manager Jeff Bridich in a difficult spot..." November 19

  • Joe Torre: Skippers no longer can use stall tactics for MLB replays

    New York Post "Rest in peace, Awkward Manager Ambling From The Dugout to the Field So a Team Can Decide Whether To Challenge a Call. You won’t be missed. Phase Two of Major League Baseball’s extended instant-replay rollout hasn’t yet been finalized, MLB executive vice president of baseball operations Joe..." November 13

  • Rockies' Troy Tulowitzki's rehab is progressing well, GM Jeff Bridich says

    Denver Post "While new Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich continues to answer trade questions about Troy Tulowitzki during the GM meetings, Tulo continues to quietly go about his business of rehabbing his surgically repaired hip. "That's what I'm concentrating on," he said last week. "I can't do anything..." November 12

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    Jeff Passan @JeffPassan

    Mets aren't done. They've talked with the Rockies about Troy Tulowitzki, sources tell Y! Sports. Fear they can't afford, but talking still.

  • Tulo a tough trade; preferred Yanks and Dodgers not easy partners

    CBSSports.com "A trade of Rockies superstar shortstop Troy Tulowitzki won't be easy to pull off for the most obvious of reasons. The timing isn't good, with Tulowitzki, one of the best players in baseball, coming off season-ending hip surgery. It may be hard to come to an agreement on player compensation..." November 09

  • Rockies willing to listen to offers for Carlos Gonzalez, Troy Tulowitzki

    Fox Sports "For the first time, the Colorado Rockies sound willing to trade shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and/or outfielder Carlos Gonzalez. The Rockies are telling clubs they are keeping their “eyes and ears open” for potential deals involving both players, according to major-league sources. The mere..." November 06

  • MLB Gold Glove awards 2014

    Sporting News "Major League Baseball's Rawlings Gold Glove Award winners for 2014 were announced Tuesday night. Voting was done by MLB managers and coaches before the end of the regular season. Three American League squad was dominated by the Royals and Orioles, who met in the ALCS. Kansas City placed Alex..." November 05

  • Look for Rockies to trade Carlos Gonzalez

    ESPN.com "Most of the $15.3 million qualifying offers extended to free agents made sense and weren't surprising -- Max Scherzer, James Shields, Nelson Cruz, Pablo Sandoval, Hanley Ramirez, Francisco Liriano, Russell Martin, David Robertson, Ervin Santana, Melky Cabrera, Victor Martinez. That's the list I..." November 04

  • Michael Cuddyer likely just disappeared from Mets’ radar

    New York Post "One potential free-agent option for the Mets all but disappeared Monday, when Michael Cuddyer received a qualifying offer from the Rockies. The move caught Mets officials, and much of MLB, by surprise. By extending the one-year offer worth $15.3 million, the Rockies would be required to receive..." November 04

  • Rockies Extend Qualifying Offer To Michael Cuddyer

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Rockies announced that they have extended a one-year, $15.3MM qualifying offer to Michael Cuddyer. Needless to say, this move comes as a bit of a surprise. The 35-year-old Cuddyer will turn 36 next March and played in just 49 games this season. While his production over the past two seasons..." November 04

  • Rockies would like to bring back Brett Anderson

    Hardball Talk "Though the Rockies declined their $12 million club option on Brett Anderson Saturday afternoon, the club would still like to bring the lefty back, MLB.com’s Thomas Harding reports. They’ll pay him a $1.5 million buyout as Anderson is now a free agent. In the scant time Anderson was able to take..." November 02

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    Jeff Passan @JeffPassan

    Source: Rockies decline club option on LHP Brett Anderson. He will be a free agent, and one with a very strong market.

  • Michael Cuddyer is a perfect free agent fit for NY Mets, who like him

    New York Daily News "The Mets are highly reluctant to trade any of their young pitchers this winter, despite an urgent need to upgrade the offense. It’s not impossible to imagine Zack Wheeler, Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom and to some extent Rafael Montero playing for different teams next year, but it’s close. So..." October 24

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    Colorado Rockies @Rockies

    Pitching coaches Jim Wright & Bo McLaughlin will not return in 2015. #Rockies will conduct a search to replace both positions

  • MLB will try to implement a policy on domestic violence

    Los Angeles Times "On the day after the NHL suspended Kings defenseman Slaya Voynov after his arrest for alleged domestic violence, the incoming commissioner of Major League Baseball said his league hopes to have a policy in place to cover such incidents next year. Rob Manfred, who replaces the retiring Bud Selig..." October 23

  • MLB To Test Pace-Of-Game Initiatives In AFL

    Baseball America "Major League Baseball on Wednesday said it would begin testing some ideas aimed at quickening the pace of game at the Arizona Fall League. AFL games begin Oct. 7 and run through the championship game on Nov. 15. Among the experimental rules are: • Batter’s Box Rule: The batter shall keep..." October 01

  • Dodgers finish regular season with a 10-5 clobbering of Rockies

    Los Angeles Times "AT THE PLATE: Adrian Gonzalez hit a three-run home run in the third inning to finish the season with 116 runs batted in, the most in the major leagues. Gonzalez finished five RBIs ahead of Mike Trout of the Angels. "It's definitely something cool to be able to say you accomplished one year,"..." September 29

  • LaTroy Hawkins pitched in his 1000th career game. Gets a nice bottle of Dom for it.

    Hardball Talk "I never, ever want LaTroy Hawkins to stop pitching. In no small part because he’s one of the few guys in Major League Baseball who is older than me. But also because he’s just really great. There is literally nothing not to like about the guy. He was a failed starter who, in the 90s, you might..." September 29

  • Adrian Gonzalez hits 26th homer in Los Angeles Dodgers’ 12-inning victory against Rockies

    L.A. Daily News "Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez leaned back on his chair at his locker Saturday ahead of his team’s game against the Colorado Rockies. He had just finished talking boxing — which he loves — with a reporter. He was relaxed. When it comes to baseball, he can’t allow himself to chill out too..." September 28

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    Nick Groke @nickgroke

    Justin Morneau not in lineup for #Rockies finale. If my math is right, he has NL batting title locked vs Harrison: https://t.co/uC9PnpN6gw

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    Rockies PR @RockiesPR

    #Rockies 2B DJ LeMahieu left tonight's game with a left knee sprain. He is day-to-day.

  • Don Mattingly thinking Justin Turner, playoff roster before Dodgers defeat Rockies

    L.A. Daily News "The Dodgers’ Don Mattingly, like every other manager about to lead his team into the postseason, has decisions to make before the playoffs begin — as well as during them. Mattingly needs to select his playoff roster. One of those decisions will center on how many pitchers he will carry — 11 or..." September 27

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    Patrick Saunders @psaundersdp

    #Rockies @MCoreyDickerson will miss the Rox final 3 games. He's gone home to Mississippi to be w/ his wife for birth birth of 1st child.

  • Rockies' Justin Morneau battling to win his first batting title

    Denver Post "Down the stretch they come in a tight batting race that could very well be decided on the final day of the season. Entering baseball's final weekend, Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau trails Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Josh Harrison in the race for the National League batting title...." September 26

  • Medica homers as Padres win final home game of season over Rockies

    San Diego Union-Tribune "With their staff humming along toward perhaps the finest season in 46 seasons of pitching in San Diego and their offense again lacking, to put it mildly, the Padres willy surely seek out opportunities for upgrades this offseason. One swing in their 2014 home finale was a loud reminder that at..." September 25

  • Rockies beat Padres behind De La Rosa, Stubbs, Barnes

    Denver Post "The San Diego Padres sponsored one of the season's more popular promotions Tuesday night at Petco Park. It's called the Shirts Off Their Backs, in which the team raffles off game-worn jerseys for charity. Rockies starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa had no interest in the promotion. He already..." September 24

  • Michael Cuddyer's seven RBIs leads Rockies to win over Diamondbacks

    Denver Post "Friday evening's spectacular Coors Field sunset showed off shades of purple, albeit with a few hints of Broncos orange. It turned out to be a heaven-sent omen for the Rockies and hit machine Michael Cuddyer. The Rockies blitzed the Arizona Diamondbacks 15-3 as Cuddyer hit a grand slam and drove..." September 20

  • Rockies rip Dodgers as Charlie Blackmon, Justin Morneau have huge days

    Denver Post "It was as if the Rockies unleashed a summer's worth of pent-up frustration and power into one Wednesday afternoon of baseball. And it was as if the Los Angeles Dodgers, the talent-packed leaders of the National League West, decided to hit the snooze button multiple times. The Rockies..." September 18

  • Report: The Rockies are moving their Triple-A team from Colorado Springs to Albuquerque

    Hardball Talk "There is going to be a big shuffle in PCL Triple-A affiliations this year. We’ve already heard that the A’s and Sacramento are parting ways. Now comes a report from KUSA’s Andy McDonnell that the Rockies are going to end their 21-year affiliation with Colorado Springs in favor of pairing up with..." September 17

  • Rockies manager Walt Weiss takes lumps but will never quit

    Denver Post "As Walt Weiss sat with his back to a rock-hard wall in the Rockies' dugout, where he has suffered through a summer of bad luck and worse baseball, the 50-year-old manager forced a grin and asked a visitor: "How you doing? You doing better than me? I'm betting you are." The Rockies have flirted..." September 17

  • Rockies end 7-game skid, down Dodgers behind Matzek, Dickerson

    Denver Post "Yasiel Puig took ball three from Tyler Matzek, a pitch just outside in the fifth inning. Puig dodged a Tommy Kahnle fastball near his ear in the sixth for ball three. Twice the Los Angeles Dodgers bomber drew a nail-gnawing full count with runs waiting to score. And twice Puig went away in a..." September 17

  • Cards' magic number at 10 after sweeping Rockies

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The magic number is 10 for the Cardinals' second straight National League Central Division title and eighth outright (plus one tie) since 2000. A 4-1 win over the Colorado Rockies Sunday at Busch Stadium finished off a three-game sweep for the Cardinals, who maintained their 3 1/2 game division..." September 15

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    Rockies PR @RockiesPR

    #Rockies 3B Nolan Arenado is replaced by Rafael Ynoa in 4th. Will pass along an update on Arenado when available

  • Rockies expect first baseman Justin Morneau to return soon to lineup

    Denver Post "Justin Morneau's quest for the National League batting title is on hold for a couple of days. The Rockies first baseman injured his left side Friday night against the St. Louis Cardinals and was not in the lineup Saturday. The initial diagnosis was an intercostal injury (strained muscles in..." September 14

  • Cards hang on in 9th to win over Rockies

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Whether he pitched well, poorly, or of mediocre timber, Shelby Miller did not, could not win. Over a span of 15 starts from June 14 through Sept. 3, Miller, who earlier had a six-game victory streak, won just once with four losses and an almost incomprehensible 10 no-decisions. Yadier Molina,..." September 14

  • Justin Morneau strains intercostal

    ESPN.com "Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau, who is second in the race for the National League batting crown, suffered a left intercostal strain Friday and is listed as day-to-day. The 33-year-old Morneau, whose average fell to .315 in a 5-1 loss to the Cardinals, left in the sixth inning ...." September 13

  • Wainwright wins 18th as Cards soar over Rockies

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "On a chilly night at Busch Stadium, the Cardinals beat the visiting Colorado Rockies 5-1 . Cardinals starter Adam Wainwright (18-9) pitched eight strong innings, scattering six hits and striking out eight. With his 18th victory, Wainwright tied Cincinnati's Johnny Cueto and Los Angeles' Clayton..." September 13

  • Mets win fourth straight game as Rafael Montero snags first win

    New York Daily News "Only the Mets could manage to overshadow their own success. Rafael Montero picked up his first major-league win as the Mets finished off a sweep of the Rockies with a 2-0 win at a nearly empty Citi Field. The Mets won their fourth straight, tying their season-high winning streak. They ended the..." September 11

  • Curtis Granderson, Wilmer Flores drive in runs in 9th inning as Mets beat Rockies

    New York Daily News "Wilmer Flores continues to keep himself in the conversation for 2015. Hours after Sandy Alderson said Flores was a “absolutely,” a viable option for the Mets at shortstop next season, Flores drove in the game-winning run in the Mets 3-2 win over the Rockies at Citi Field. It was Flores’..." September 09

  • Rockies complete three-game sweep of Padres with another shutout

    Denver Post "The Rockies are super late to the party, but at least they're tasting a bit of success as their miserable season winds down. Playing their best baseball since mid-June, the Rockies blanked San Diego 6-0 on a perfect September Sunday afternoon at Coors Field. The victory completed their first..." September 08

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    Patrick Saunders @psaundersdp

    #Rockies @WilinRosario coming off DL today. @mcuddy3 due to return Tuesday.

  • Wieland struggles, Pads fall in extras

    San Diego Union-Tribune "Six pitches into his first major league start in exactly 28 months, Joe Wieland had to wait. Fifty-six seconds later, a call was overturned, a single changed to a groundout. Twenty-eight months ago, instant replay did not exist, at least not in its current, expanded form. After more than two..." September 07

  • Tyler Matzek pitches Rockies' best outing of 2014 over Padres at Coors Field

    Denver Post "Tyler Matzek flew through nine innings of work Friday night at Coors Field and only paused early on when San Diego's Rymer Liriano hit a routine line-drive single to right field in the third inning. It gave the batter enough time to round first base and look at his work. Hopefully he enjoyed..." September 06

  • Rockies rip four home runs to win series finale against Giants

    Denver Post "Ryan Vogelsong sailed along through four innings on a hot, sunny and nearly cloudless Wednesday afternoon at Coors Field. In other words, he was in deep trouble, especially with young Rockies sluggers Corey Dickerson and Nolan Arenado swinging hot bats. With 90-degree temperatures juicing..." September 04

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    Colorado Rockies @Rockies

    Pending league approval, #Rockies & LHP Jorge De La Rosa have agreed to a 2-year extension through 2016.

  • Nolan Reimold's blast helps Diamondbacks pull away from Rockies

    Arizona Republic "After a quiet night at the plate Saturday, the Diamondbacks bats were resurrected Sunday to pull out a win over the Rockies to claim the series in front of 22,948 at Chase Field. The win for right-hander Chase Anderson was his first since Aug. 8 after he posted a no-decision and consecutive..." September 01

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