The pros and cons of trading Colorado Rockies position players

It was incredibly unlikely that the Colorado Rockies were going to save their season this month and after losing the first two in LA, it is looking less and less like a possibility. They’ve played a fundamentally better brand of baseball for over a month now and finally got Kris Bryant back out on the […]

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Clayton Kershaw proves how unfair Coors Field truly is

Every single pitcher in the history of the Colorado Rockies is underrated. Even the bad ones. Especially the bad ones, in fact. Just ask Clayton Kershaw. Now, I know what you may be thinking. “But he’s not a Rockie, he is and has always been a Dodger!” Astute observation, dear reader, and as such you […]

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Chad Kuhl complete game shutout reminder of Colorado Rockies conundrum

Something funny happened at Coors Field last night. Chad Kuhl threw a complete game shutout. That’s impressive at the MLB level given no context but not particularly funny. It gets even more impressive when you note that it was against the Los Angeles Dodgers who essentially boast a lineup of All-Stars. But, again, you may […]

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Mark Knudson’s 3 Strikes: Avalanche vs Avalanche, rebuilding Rockies and the Nuggets’ overloaded roster

Strike One: After an emotional championship victory, the tendency is to heap on the accolades, those that have been earned and those that maybe quite haven’t. The 2022 Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche have certainly earned the right to place themselves on the Mount Rushmore of Colorado sports champs. But are they the G.O.A.T. as […]

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The Colorado Rockies need to sell, sell, sell

One win? One stinkin’ win? That’s all the Colorado Rockies managed on their most recent road trip to Miami and Minnesota. Yes, after sweeping the San Diego Padres at home, the Rox appeared potentially poised to pull themselves back into some semblance of contention, or at least mediocrity, by taking the show on the road. […]

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German Marquez figuring it out for Colorado Rockies

Trying to make sense of what is going on with the Colorado Rockies at this particular moment is a lot like trying to figure out what is going on with German Marquez. Both have been perplexing, not just in how they have failed but even in how they have momentarily succeeded.  The Rockies lone All-Star […]

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Colorado Rockies catchers not providing the power they were supposed to

Other than C.J. Cron, nobody on the Colorado Rockies who was supposed to hit for power has been doing so with any kind of consistency. Nowhere has this been more the case than behind the dish. It comes with an added tinge of frustration since this looked to be a potential advantage for the club […]

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