The Colorado Rockies may have their best pitching staff ever

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'Av7DlrNOR6dyax0VHzcAsw',sig:'NxasbvEB0sb6EMNfBdszun1rKTNVK33mH80oe3VoHYY=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1041441322',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js German Marquez has a new, big contract and a big arm I saw it posted as a response today to our latest podcast posting at the Phillies Nation feed on Twitter: “Lose to lowly rocks pitching again boooooooooooo” Now, I’m not going to point out the individual … Continue reading The Colorado Rockies may have their best pitching staff ever

Why the Diamondbacks / Rockies will win the NL Wildcard game

NL West rivals will meet in the NL Wildcard GameThe New York Yankees defeated the Minnesota Twins by an 8-4 final score in Tuesday night's AL Wildcard Game.I called it 7-4, Yankees, in yesterday's AL Wildcard preview and prediction piece. Now it's time to take a look at the National League matchup.Wednesday night will find … Continue reading Why the Diamondbacks / Rockies will win the NL Wildcard game

Rockies draw close enough to earn their own ‘Magic Number’

Pat Valaika hustles one of his two key hits in Rox victoryThe Colorado Rockies defeated the host San Diego Padres on Sunday by an 8-4 score at Petco Park. In so doing, the Rockies lowered their 'Magic Number' to just six in order to clinch the second NL Wildcard playoff berth.Colorado sits with an 84-72 … Continue reading Rockies draw close enough to earn their own ‘Magic Number’

Bud Black trying to guide Rockies back to the MLB postseason

Black and Rockies in control of a postseason berthThis is the first year as the skipper at the helm of the Colorado Rockies for former big league pitcher Bud Black.Black has prior big league managerial experience, of course. For more than eight seasons, from 2007 through the opening months of 2015, he guided the San Diego … Continue reading Bud Black trying to guide Rockies back to the MLB postseason