Profiles

Kyle Freeland ready to start career

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A quick interview about pitching strategy with the No. 8 overall pick in the 2014 draft, pitcher Kyle Freeland.

Remembering Oliver Marcelle

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One of the game's greatest players, Oliver "The Ghost" Marcelle, came to rest in Denver.

A Chris Nelson Retrospective

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It's been a long, winding road for Nelson

What We Can Expect From Nolan Arenado This Year

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ZiPS and other projection systems gives us an insight into what to expect from the Rockies new third baseman. Scouting report included, so Happy Nolan Arenado day everyone!

Original Rockies Owner Jerry McMorris Dies At 71

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Without him, there would have been no Blake Street Bombers. No Todd and the Toddlers. No Generation-R. No 2007 World Series. To sum it up, baseball in Colorado would have been just a mere intention...

Tyler Matzek, Number One Purp?

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Tyler Matzek, Rockies top prospect?

Fun With the Bill James Handbook: Catcher's Market

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In the past couple of Novembers, the first projections I tend to seek out for the upcoming season come from the Bill James Handbook.  I find this book to be a good prep book for the off-season,...

Prospect Debate: Nelson vs. Gomez

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With both players homering yesterday, I thought now would be as good a time as ever to bring this up:  when it comes to the young shortstops in the system, I'm a Nelson guy.Hector Gomez, as rox...

Finding "Baseball" Deals: Chris Capuano

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After an extended hiatus thanks to a Rockies vacation from winning followed by a vacation of my own, I give you the second installment of the Baseball Deals series.  As long as the team hovers...

Finding "Baseball" Deals: Zach Duke

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As the Rockies look to once again enter the All Star break treading water above the .500 level, it is more important now to both the players and the fans a sign that the organization is...

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Monday Morning Rockpile:

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Dave Krieger has again been stealing my notebook, and is writing  about what's also apparent to me and several others here, I assume, that the Rockies' rotation is still not quite of the caliber of...

The Misconceptions of Aaron Cook

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In just a matter of three hours today, two reporters close to the team expressed concern over the Rockies' "ace" getting back on track; Harding in his notes column, and Renck on XM Radio's Baseball...

Transactions

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Recent Transactions: 7/19: Designated 2B Jayson Nix for assignment. Traded SS Juan Castro to Baltimore in exchange for 2B Mike McCoy. Released OF Josh Banda and C Jhaysson Agustin7/9: LHP Josh...

Organizational Depth Chart

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Colorado Rockies Organizational Depth Chart Position Colorado Springs Tulsa Modesto Asheville Tri-City Casper Catcher Edwin Bellorin Michael McKenry Wilin Rosario Jordan...

OF Seth Smith

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Seth Smith Seth Smith Position(s): Outfielder Projected 2007 Team: Colorado Springs (AAA) Age on April 1st: 24 Born: September 30, 1982 in Jackson, Mississippi Height: 6-3 | Weight: 215 B...

OF Joe Gaetti

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Joe Gaetti Joe Gaetti Position(s): Outfielder Projected 2007 Team: Tulsa (AA) or Colorado Springs (AAA) Age on April 1st: 25 Born: October 18, 1981 in Centralia, Illinois Height: 5-11 | W...

OF Jordan Czarniecki

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Jordan Czarniecki Jordan Czarniecki Position(s): Outfielder Projected 2007 Team: Tulsa (AA) or Colorado Springs (AAA) Age on April 1st: 26 Born: October 4, 1980 in Anderson, Indiana Height:...

OF Christian Colonel

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Christian Colonel Christian Colonel Position(s): 1B, 2B, 3B, OF Projected 2007 Team: Tulsa (AA) or Colorado Springs (AAA) Age on April 1st: 25 Born: December 25, 1981 in Pocatello, Idaho H...

3B Ian Stewart

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Ian Stewart Ian Stewart Position(s): 3B, OF Projected 2007 Team: Colorado Springs (AAA) Age on April 1st: 21 Born: April 5, 1985 in Long Beach, California Height: 6-3 | Weight: 205 Bats: L |...

1B Joe Koshansky

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Joe Koshansky Joe Koshansky Position(s): 1B Projected 2007 Team: Colorado Springs (AAA) Age on April 1st: 24 Born: May 26, 1982 in Shreveport, Louisiana Height: 6-4 | Weight: 225 Bats: L | T...

C Alvin Colina

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Alvin Colina Alvin Colina Position(s): Catcher Projected 2007 Team: Colorado Springs (AAA) Age on April 1st: 25 Born: December 26, 1981 in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela Height: 6-3 | Weight: 210 ...

RHP Juan Morillo

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Juan Morillo Juan Morillo Position(s): RH Starting Pitcher Projected 2007 Team: Colorado Springs (AAA) Age on April 1st: 23 Born: November 5, 1983 in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic ...

RHP Jentry Beckstead

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Jentry Beckstead Jentry Beckstead Position(s): RH Reliever Projected 2007 Team: Colorado Springs (AA) Age on April 1st: 26 Born: June 9, 1980 in Salt Lake, Utah Height: 6-0 | Weight: 175 B...

RHP Simon Ferrer

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Simon Ferrer Simon Ferrer         Position(s): RH Starting Pitcher Projected 2007 Team: Modesto (A+) or Tulsa (AA) Age on April 1st: 26 Born: June 24, 1980 in Upland, California Height:...

RHP Pedro Strop

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Pedro Strop Pedro Strop     Position(s): RH Relief Pitcher Projected 2007 Team: Asheville (A) or Modesto (A+) Age on April 1st: 21 Born: June 13, 1985 in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic H...

RHP Zach Simons

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Zach Simons Zach Simons     Position(s): RH Relief Pitcher Projected 2007 Team: Asheville (A) Age on April 1st: 21     Born: May 23, 1985 in Mountain Home, Idaho Height: 6-3        | Weight:...

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