Brewers’ Freddy Peralta Whiffs 13 Rockies in Stellar MLB Debut

21-year-old right handed pitcher Freddy Peralta made his Major League debut today against the Colorado Rockies, and it went better than even Peralta himself could’ve imagined. Peralta, who is the 9th best prospect in the Milwaukee Brewers’ organization per MLB Pipeline, went 5.2 innings in the team’s 7-3 on Sunday, allowing just one hit, andContinue reading “Brewers’ Freddy Peralta Whiffs 13 Rockies in Stellar MLB Debut”

Rockies Agree to Five-Year Pact With Ian Desmond

Ian Desmond and the Colorado Rockies have agreed to a five-year deal worth $70 million, reports Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. The contract is pending a physical. Source: Desmond with #Rockies is multi-year. Likely will play 1B and also OF. Rox forfeit No. 11 pick in draft, first unprotected selection. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) DecemberContinue reading “Rockies Agree to Five-Year Pact With Ian Desmond”

Rockies Manager Walt Weiss Resigns From Position

Walt Weiss has resigned as manager of the Colorado Rockies, per an official announcement from the team earlier on Monday. Walt Weiss has decided to step down as #Rockies manager. His 3-year contract has ended with the 2016 season. pic.twitter.com/T9CM3OXg6W — Colorado Rockies (@Rockies) October 3, 2016 Here’s the official statement from the Rockies onContinue reading “Rockies Manager Walt Weiss Resigns From Position”

Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez Open to Contract Extension, Position Change

Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez is currently scheduled to become a free agent after the 2017 season, but he would like to remain in Colorado for the future, according to Mark Kiszla of the Denver Post. “If you would have asked me early in the year, I would have told you I’m going to wait untilContinue reading “Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez Open to Contract Extension, Position Change”

Rockies SS Trevor Story (Thumb) Likely Out For Remainder of Season

Colorado Rockies rookie shortstop Trevor Story is set to undergo surgery for a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb, likely ending his 2016 season. Story initially injured his thumb on a headfirst slide into second base during the fourth inning of the Rockies game versus the New York Mets on Saturday. Story ended upContinue reading “Rockies SS Trevor Story (Thumb) Likely Out For Remainder of Season”

VIDEO: Rockies Rookie Trevor Story Hits Two HR’s in MLB Debut on Opening Day

While the Colorado Rockies decided to part ways with star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki last year, Opening Day 2016 wouldn’t be the same for Rockies fans with the loss of Tulo. Tulowitzki started his first Opening Day for the Rockies at shortstop, and started the next eight. Jose Reyes was projected to be the Rockies newContinue reading “VIDEO: Rockies Rookie Trevor Story Hits Two HR’s in MLB Debut on Opening Day”

Neil Walker’s Big Night Helps Pirates Clinch 3rd Straight Playoff Berth

The Pittsburgh Pirates will be playing for it all in October for the third straight year in 2015. Pittsburgh clinched their playoff berth with a 13-7 win over the Colorado Rockies Wednesday night. Pirates second baseman Neil Walker was a big reason why, as he hit his 15th home run and drove in six ofContinue reading “Neil Walker’s Big Night Helps Pirates Clinch 3rd Straight Playoff Berth”

Nolan Arenado Breaks Rockies Record by Homering in 6th Straight Game

Nolan Arenado is pretty good, isn’t he? I’m sure most of Major League Baseball would agree by now, because Arenado is hitting the cover off the ball and breaking records. He entered the Rockies game versus the Giants with 5 home runs in the last five games for them. He hit another one, putting intoContinue reading “Nolan Arenado Breaks Rockies Record by Homering in 6th Straight Game”

VIDEO: Troy Tulowitzki Launches First Home Run as a Blue Jay

The Toronto Blue Jays made one of the biggest deals of the MLB trading season when they acquired shortstop Troy Tulowitzki from the Colorado Rockies in-exchange for Jose Reyes and prospects. Tulowitzki made his Blue Jay debut today against the Philadelphia Phillies in Toronto. While he struck out in his first at-bat, he killed theContinue reading “VIDEO: Troy Tulowitzki Launches First Home Run as a Blue Jay”

Blue Jays and Rockies Swap Shortstops: Jays get Tulowitzki, Rockies get Reyes

Rumors have been around forever about Troy Tulowitzki and the Colorado Rockies parting ways ever since the Rockies started having consecutive losing seasons. We have heard everything from the New York Mets and New York Yankees being interested last year, but now something has finally happened. Per Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Blue JaysContinue reading “Blue Jays and Rockies Swap Shortstops: Jays get Tulowitzki, Rockies get Reyes”

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