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The podcast Affected by Altitude is hosted by Purple Row staff writers Evan Lang and Skyler Timmins, who are incredibly proud and excited to be lending their voices to more great Rockies content for you to enjoy. Joining Evan and Skyler is a rotating cast of guests hosts to talk shop about everyone’s favorite purple baseball team.
This week, Skyler and Evan are less than thrilled with how the Colorado Rockies have started their 2023 campaign. Daniel Bard is back, while Randal Grichuk, Antonio Senzatela, and Germán Márquez are on the way, but nothing seems to be working for this team. The rotation is floundering, the offense isn’t getting it done, and the defense is inadequate. Elehuris Montero has been effectively benched. Could it be time for a change at manager? Would a new skipper help, or are the problems to ingrained at the top of the front office? At least rookie pitcher Noah Davis has been making gutsy starts. As Harry Ralston Black says: “That’s Baseball.” Meanwhile, Skyler recaps his trip to Albuquerque to take in an Isotopes game. He and Evan discuss the ‘Topes, and the joys of Minor League Baseball.
Our podcast is available in both audio and video format!
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Affected by Altitude is a weekly or bimonthly podcast featuring roundtable discussion, game segments, interviews, and the occasional hot take from a group of Rocky Mountain Rooftop contributors. We live in different places, have varying backgrounds, but we are all united in our love of the Rockies and a desire to provide fans with a fresh new voice.
Are you a Rockies fan? Then this show is for you. Please let us know how we’re doing, what you would like to see moving forward, or how we can do better. You can comment on the episodes or on Twitter at @AltitudeEffect or @RockyMtnRooftop.
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This episode was recorded on Sunday, April 23rd, 2023. Statistics and events may not be current at time of posting.