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Recap: Milwaukee vs. Colorado

By The Sports Network, 1 year 8 months ago
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Wilin Rosario's solo home run in the 10th inning lifted the Colorado Rockies to a 5-4 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday. After Milwaukee tied the game with two runs during the bottom of the ninth, Rosario came on to pinch-hit for LaTroy Hawkins (1-0) with one out and drove a Francisco Rodriguez (0-1) fastball to right-center field for the...

Recap: Milwaukee vs. Colorado

By The Sports Network, 1 year 8 months ago
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Nick Hundley went 3-for-4 with an RBI and the Colorado Rockies topped the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 on Tuesday night. Troy Tulowitzki and Nolan Arenado each had two hits and knocked in a run to help the Rockies to a second straight win in this season-opening series. Jordan Lyles (1-0) gave up two runs on five hits in six solid innings for Colorado. ...

Rockies add Betancourt to 40-man roster

By The Sports Network, 1 year 8 months ago
Scottsdale, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Veteran reliever Rafael Betancourt has made the Colorado Rockies' Opening Day roster, with the team selecting the right-hander's contract from Triple-A Albuquerque on Wednesday. Betancourt, who saved a career-high 31 games for the Rockies in 2012, missed all of last season recovering from Tommy John surgery and signed a minor- league deal with Colorado in...

Rockies release P Chacin

By The Sports Network, 1 year 8 months ago
Scottsdale, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - The Colorado Rockies announced they released right-handed pitcher Jhoulys Chacin on Sunday. Chacin, 27, was competing for a spot in Colorado's rotation and had just pitched on Saturday, allowing four runs in three innings. In four spring appearances, he had a 6.52 ERA and five strikeouts in 9 2/3 innings. Last season was of Chacin's career when he...

Colorado Rockies 2015 Preview and Prediction

By Athlon Sports, 1 year 9 months ago
The Rockies endured their fourth straight losing season. Their 96 defeats were eight more than in 2013 and two shy of the franchise record. A regime change resulted. General manager Dan O’Dowd turned down a contract extension and resigned. So did assistant general manager Bill Geivett when he found out he wasn’t going to be O’Dowd’s replacement. Instead, Jeff Bridich was...

Recap: Colorado vs. Arizona

By The Sports Network, 1 year 9 months ago
Scottsdale, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Walter Ibarra went 3-for-3 with two RBI as the Arizona Diamondbacks opened their Cactus League schedule with a 6-2 win over the Colorado Rockies. Jordan Pacheco also knocked in a pair of runs for Arizona, while Rubby De La Rosa, Chase Anderson, Aaron Blair and Braden Shipley all tossed two scoreless innings in the victory. Rockies starter Jordan...

Jason Giambi retires after 20 seasons

By The Sports Network, 1 year 9 months ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - Jason Giambi says he's retiring after 20 major league seasons. Giambi, who played sparingly over the past six years, announced his decision in a statement to the New York Daily News on Monday. The former American League MVP appeared in 2,260 games with four teams, most notably the Oakland Athletics and New York Yankees. One of the preeminent sluggers of his...

Rockies sign Kyle Kendrick

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - The Colorado Rockies agreed to terms on a one-year contract with pitcher Kyle Kendrick on Wednesday. Kendrick, 30, spent his first eight seasons in the league with the Philadelphia Phillies, posting a 74-68 record with a 4.42 ERA in 226 games/185 starts. The right-hander went 10-13 with a 4.61 ERA in 32 starts for the Phillies in 2014. Both the 32 starts...

Rockies acquire Hale from Braves in four-player trade

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
Atlanta, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Colorado Rockies have acquired right- handed pitchers David Hale and Gus Schlosser in exchange for catchers Jose Briceno and Chris O'Dowd. Hale and Schlosser are the only players in the deal with major league experience. After allowing just one earned run over two starts in 2013, the 27-year-old Hale went 4-5 with a 3.30 ERA in 45 games -- six...

Rox reach deals with Stubbs, Lyles, Chatwood

By The Sports Network, 1 year 10 months ago
Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - The Colorado Rockies have come to contract agreements with three of their arbitration-eligible players, the team announced Wednesday. Outfielder Drew Stubbs and pitcher Jordan Lyles were inked to one-year deals, while pitcher Tyler Chatwood was signed to a two-year pact through the 2016 season. Stubbs started 92 games last season, his first with the...