Monthly Archives: March 2017

Colorado Rockies: How Important Is a Quick Start in April? — Rox Pile

On Thursday, SportsonEarth.com published an article that listed the Colorado Rockies among six teams that needed to start the 2017 season strong. You can read the article and see the others teams mentioned along with the Rockies by clicking here. The premise of the article was that the Rockies had been besieged by injuries in…

via Colorado Rockies: How Important Is a Quick Start in April? — Rox Pile

Avalanche on a hot streak after winning 3 of last 5 games — The Denver Post

The Avalanche has won three of its last five. Colorado beat Carolina and New Jersey, then lost to Ottawa and Arizona before getting goals from Matt Duchene, J.T. Compher and Carl Soderbeg in a 3-1 win over Detroit Wednesday night at the Pepsi Center. In this horrible season, that qualifies as a hot streak. “I…

via Avalanche on a hot streak after winning 3 of last 5 games — The Denver Post

Stu Cole strives to improve Rockies infielders’ performance — The Denver Post

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Rockies shortstop Trevor Story takes pride in having Stu Cole as his infield instructor and third-base coach. “Stu is the man,” he said. “He has a lot of experience and a lot of knowledge. He has seen the game played at a high level, and I think that really helps him and…

via Stu Cole strives to improve Rockies infielders’ performance — The Denver Post

Rockies offer optimistic timeline for Ian Desmond; waiting for Rayan Gonzalez tests — The Denver Post

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Ian Desmond returned to the Rockies clubhouse Thursday after surgeons repaired a broken bone in his left hand the day before. Even with his arm wrapped like a club, with a metal plate inserted under the skin, Desmond’s prognosis made Colorado manager Bud Black a bit cheery. “Now the healing process begins,”…

via Rockies offer optimistic timeline for Ian Desmond; waiting for Rayan Gonzalez tests — The Denver Post