Thoughts From Up High

You're 5 games over .500 halfway through the season, now what? Auditing the schedules of the NL's middle pack

12

In the National League, the Brewers, Phillies, Giants and Rockies get a favorable second half schedule, giving them an advantage over the other contenders.

The Vigilant Month Lies Ahead, NL Playoff Contenders need to avoid the traps of July

32

With June coming to a close, it seems that historically too many teams on the fringe of contention extend their All Star breaks into a playoff crippling vacation. A look at the NL contenders tries...

Rebuilding the Promise of Rocktober: Community Outreach

16

Russ asks the Rockies organization to reach out to the fans in 21st-century ways.

Opening Day Is Upon Us!

87

What did Abraham Lincoln have to say on the Colorado Rockies?

The Colorado Rockies and wRAA, 2007-2008

18

How did the Rockies fare with their wRAA's over the last two seasons?

How much Cook is left in the kitchen?

14

Aaron Cook's second half in 2008 showed some signs of trouble, the Purple Row community tries to discern if it was just bad luck, or if the Rockies are in for a kitchen nightmare in 2009.

So, the Colorado Rockies are going to have a "winner" on their pitching staff?

30

Jason Marquis=winner? No, Jason Marquis=pitcher with winning record, at times unreliable.

Wednesday Rockpile: Jason Marquis and the Pitching Staff

40

How do things look for the Rockies' pitching staff once Jason Marquis officially becomes a Rockie? Also, what should Pat Bowlen firing Mike Shanahan tell the Brothers Monfort?

NL West: Progress Reports Before the Winter Meetings

9

A preview of what the NL West contenders need heading into the Winter Meetings in Las Vegas.

Ticketmaster-mlb_2012_300x250.vf418707
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Purple Row

You must be a member of Purple Row to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Purple Row. You should read them.

Join Purple Row

You must be a member of Purple Row to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Purple Row. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9351_tracker