Rockies promote Ryan McMahon, option Raimel Tapia — Mile High Sports

The Colorado Rockies announced Friday that they have selected the contract of infielder Ryan McMahon from Triple-A Albuquerque and have optioned outfielder Raimel Tapia to Triple-A. McMahon will be making his first career appearance on the Major League roster and will wear uniform No. 1. He has played 108 Minor League games this season across Double-A…

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Working out of the bullpen is exactly what Tyler Chatwood needs  — Mile High Sports

The Colorado Rockies made the decision to move pitcher Tyler Chatwood to the bullpen after a slew of struggles as a starter this season. From bad starts to meltdown innings, there were too many flaws in Chatwood’s games to justify keeping him in the rotation. The move to the bullpen was needed, and can ultimately…

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Colorado Rockies injury updates: Ian Desmond and Chad Bettis — Rox Pile

Prior to the Colorado Rockies taking on the Miami Marlins in the first of a three-game series in south Florida, Colorado manager Bud Black addressed the media in the dugout. During his time with Rox Pile and other media members, Black discussed the prognosis for injured outfielder/first baseman Ian Desmond and answered a question regarding…

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Colorado Rockies: Remembering Rockies manager and coach Don Baylor — Rox Pile

Early this morning, the Rockies first manager in franchise history, Don Baylor, passed away, due to complications from multiple myeloma, at the age of 68 at his home in Austin, Texas We were informed this morning of the loss of the first manager in Rockies franchise history, Don Baylor, this morning due to a long…

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Colorado Rockies: Bullpen fully armed and ready for road trip — Rox Pile

Certainly, the Colorado Rockies ninth-inning loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday afternoon at Coors Field stung. For a team that has been so dominant in late-game situations all season, the loss was not only disappointing but shocking as well. However, consider this fact supplied by the Rockies media relations department via Elias Sports: The…

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Patchwork pitching effort and late heroics lead Rockies over Phillies — Mile High Sports

Bud Black had to work a little Coors Field magic on Friday night after he lost starting pitcher Kyle Freeland to a groin injury after 11 pitches. DJ LeMahieu delivered a little Coors Field magic with a go-ahead single in the bottom of the eighth inning to give the Rockies a 4-3 victory in game…

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Rockies Overcome Freeland Injury To Beat Phillies — CBS Denver

DENVER (AP) – Kyle Freeland lasted just three batters before leaving with a strained left groin. The Rockies’ relievers kept them in the game until the hitters could win it. Five relievers teamed up to help overcome the loss of Freeland, and Colorado got a game-tying homer from Nolan Arenado in the seventh inning and a go-ahead RBI single…

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