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DENVER – It can be easy to forget sometimes, especially these days, that Major League Baseball isn’t a video game. Or a fantasy sport. It’s the real deal. And in a new season of projections and speculations and declarations that some teams have definitively improved while others have assuredly gotten worse, the truth of where wins come from over the…...

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman jumps into a mailbag of questions concerning the current budget and why there seems to be such a difference between the club and their biggest star. We look at some differences between free agency and arbitration, take a look at more data showing insight into the Coors Field Hangover Effect,…...

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For their entire history until the moment that DJ LeMahieu arrived in 2012, the second base position had been a revolving door of question marks for the Colorado Rockies. Over the next seven seasons, LeMahieu emerged as easily the most prolific and beloved player to ever man the position for the franchise. He began slowly at first, surprising most of…...

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman takes a look at the possible fit on the roster for second baseman Brian Dozier, who the club is rumored to be interested in. Plus, what would a worst case scenario look like for the Colorado Rockies in 2019 and what does that tell us about their overarching philosophy....

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman and Patrick Lyons look through the Colorado Rockies roster and speculate on who might become fixtures in 2019 moving forward. Plus, who will be the surprise players next season? Also, we begin to discuss a fun offseason distraction....

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman dives deep into the Rockies roster once more then answers a few off-the-wall questions. We try to create an all-time team made up of only left-handed players, attempt to assign a dog breed to each member of the starting rotation, then sober ourselves with some talk of the budget and…...

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There wasn’t a ton of news made for the Colorado Rockies at the 2018 Winter Meetings. A bit of an understatement, to be sure. A few rumors cropped up here and there and they hired a new hitting coach which may actually turn out to be a big deal. But the 40-man roster looks the same as it did meaning…...

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LAS VEGAS – During a gathering of reporters at the Winter Meetings, Colorado Rockies manager Bud Black fielded a series of questions, many of which didn’t have much to do with the current makeup of his team or their future plans. Still, there were some fun and interesting tidbits in the mix among the various topics of conversation. Here are…...

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Las Vegas – The big news heading into the 2018 Colorado Rockies season was the eye-popping amount of money they spent (over $100 million in contracts) in their bullpen that was expected by many, myself absolutely included, to be one of the best collections of relievers in the game. Wade Davis and Bryan Shaw brought with them exemplary resumes and…...

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Las Vegas – It can be a tough balance for any professional sports team between having faith in the guys already on your roster versus pursuing every possible addition or change that can make you better. The Colorado Rockies organization find themselves at a fork in the road in this regard. They simply will not be the same team in…...

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Las Vegas – The debate surrounding the Colorado Rockies and their perceived lack of willingness to put faith in their young core has always been an odd one. The club gave Trevor Story a starting gig at a premium position on the first day of 2016 and haven’t looked back since. They have stacked their entire starting rotation with homegrown products…...

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman recaps a big news day from the Winter Meetings after press conferences with the manager, GM, and new hitting coach Dave Magadan. Are the Rockies on the brink of something big? Then, we are all in for a special treat when Drew and Patrick Lyons are joined by the Baseball…...

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From the Winter Meetings in Las Vegas, Drew Creasman and Patrick Lyons discuss all the news, notes, and rumors surrounding MLB and the Colorado Rockies. An old pillar of the franchise finds himself staring at a sad end to his career, an outfielder gets a big deal that could keep the Rockies quiet in free agency, and the biggest fish…...

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On this episode of the Colorado Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman fields questions from Twitter and Facebook regarding the Rockies search for an even better 2019. Just because it makes sense for Colorado to go “all in” at this time, is there the right fit to make such a thing happen? Plus, a few off-topic thoughts including opinions on Seinfeld and…...

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman fields questions from Colorado Rockies fans including some off-topic stuff. After a conversation about music (baseball begins around the 10-minute mark) we get into more roster construction ideas and wonder if the Rockies can solve multiple problems with one player or whether they would prefer to spread out the value.…...

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For years – 25 of them in fact – hot stove conversation around the Colorado Rockies always had something to do with starting pitching. But not this offseason. No, during this break between the 2018 and 2019 seasons, all the chatter, rumors, and fan questions have been about how the club can acquire a big bat, maybe at catcher, first…...

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman reacts to the news that Colorado Rockies manager Bud Black finished third in Manager of the Year voting. What does this further tell us about the way the national media see baseball in Denver, especially combined with other recent award-voting trends? Plus, our always ongoing conversation about the roster continues with…...

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DENVER – They say that in order to understand where you are going, you must understand where you have been. While plenty of important things have changed since the last time the Colorado Rockies were seen to be inside of a window of contention, it may be helpful to fill in some blanks if we look back on that time…...

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