Inbox: What is Weiss' future with Rockies? - rockies.com
With a week left in the season, the Colorado Rockies have not hinted at whether they will extend the contract of manager Walt Weiss, or let it expire, which it does at the end of the 2016 season. Thomas Harding looked at the issue in depth, analyzing not only if the Rockies will extend Weiss, but if he should, examining bullpen performance, Weiss' "win the inning" approach and possible successors, among other things.
MLB Scores: Marlins 7, Mets 3 - Fish Stripes
I never thought I would see a leadoff home run that surpassed Eric Young's at Mile High Stadium on Opening Day in 1993, but Dee Gordon's leadoff blast last night may just have done it. Instead of bringing baseball to a region, Gordon's home run brought a little bit of comfort to his teammates and the baseball world after the tragic passing of Jose Fernandez.