With the July 31st non-waiver trading deadline on the horizon the Rockies continue to look for ways to strengthen the bullpen. They, however, also realize the answer could come from within — as soon as Wednesday when Tyler Chatwood is eligible to come off the disabled list. Chatwood is a likely bullpen adddition instead of returning to the rotation. Continue reading “Rockies Bullpen Could Find Help From Within”
Rockies manager Bud Black admits Antonio Senzatela never got in sink, pays respect to Cadanals starter Mike Leake, praises extra man Pat Valaika and is optimistic about medical condition of pitching coach Steve Foster. Continue reading “Monday Post-Game: Black Meets the Press”
Mike Matheny talks with Inside the Seams about concussions and how a series of foul tips ended his playing career.
The Rockies open a three-game series against the Cardinals at Busch Stadium Monday night. It’s not the best of places for the Rockies. They swept a four-game series in the current Busch Stadium in 2009, but have lost the 11 other series in that ballpark, including being swept in a four-game series in 2010, and swept in three-game series in 2006 and 2014. Continue reading “On Deck: Rockies at Cardinals”
The Rockies strong start to the season was built off their success on the road. Their scuffle of late has been because of their failure on the road. Monday they embark on a six-game, two-city road trip. They open with the Cardinals in the new Busch Stadium — where the Rockies have won one series since the park was opened in 2006. Continue reading “Rockies: On the Road Again”