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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Colorado Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon has been a model of consistency for his club over the last five years. He cemented himself into the leadoff spot in the lineup very early on in his MLB career and almost as quickly became a fixture in the massive expanse that is centerfield at Coors Field. Never among the fastest…...

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz – Before Nolan Arenado was widely known as the King of Clutch, before he was the supreme athlete we know today who rightfully commanded a $260 million contract, before he was the face of the franchise, he was just another kid trying to make his way in the Colorado Rockies organization. It wasn’t as easy a process as…...

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman talks to Colorado Rockies manager Bud Black about the 2018 National League Wild Card game, the nuances of catching, and the art of pitching....

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman discusses the latest developments from spring training including the most recent cuts to big-league camp and some intriguing comments from the manager regarding the few remaining position battles....

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Something peculiar happened when I first walked into the Colorado Rockies spring training clubhouse this season. It might seem an innocuous thing to highlight but this one small moment spoke volumes more than the countless interviews and interactions I’ve had with Jon Gray over the years. Typically, there would have been the standard greetings, questions about fun offseason activities, what…...

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Every day, Peter Lambert is taking steps closer to the dream. And on Saturday, he took a big one. It may have seemed innocuous on the surface but it was the first time he was making a start against an MLB lineup, a scenario that would bring out the butterflies in anyone. “I was a little nervous going in,” he…...

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Scottsdale – A message was sent loud and clear the day the New York Yankees signed DJ LeMahieu without any resistance from the Colorado Rockies; It’s time for a new era in Denver at second base. The writing had been on the wall for some time, arguably reaching all the way back to when the club inked Charlie Blackmon to…...

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman looks at a few more intriguing spring training performances. What has Colton Welker done for his long term future with the organization? Has Pat Valaika gotten back into the mix for a bench role to begin the season? And what can we learn about him and these types of games from…...

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman updates you on Colorado Rockies spring training as a few more of the position battles begin to come into clearer view. Will the Rockies bite the bullet and part with someone they value or get creative to keep as many of their own guys in the organization as possible?...

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Baseball is a paradox; A phenomenally complicated game that you can spend a lifetime trying to better understand, it also remains remarkably simple in its execution. You have to run, you have to hit, you have to catch, you have to throw… and most importantly, you have to pitch. The Colorado Rockies have discovered over their 25-year history that they…...

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One way or another, there is going to be a changing of the guard in the Colorado Rockies clubhouse in 2019. DJ LeMahieu, Carlos Gonzalez, and Adam Ottavino all served their roles well as vital members of a team that has often prided itself on being about brotherhood and camaraderie. Even Gerardo Parra was an important cog in creating clubhouse…...

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman fields questions including a few about whether or not it might make sense for a team trying to win the division to look for even more elite pitching. Also, the reasoning behind why the club could decide to carry Pat Valaika into the regular season and send Garrett Hampson to…...

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The Colorado Rockies have one week of baseball games (that do not count) in the books. While it is far too early to be drawing any kind of conclusions, it’s still worth looking at some of the early storylines that have begun to emerge. Here’s what you need to know about the first week of Rockies spring training baseball. At…...

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman takes a look at some of the more negative performances of the spring season thus far and tries to put each one into proper context....

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman reacts to the performances so far in spring training and the news that Bud Black has been extended by the team. Then, Patrick Lyons sits down with Sam Bradfield to get her take on the biggest stories of the spring and the competition in NL West....

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The Sheriff of Swattingham is wearing purple once more. The Colorado Rockies defeated the Kansas City Royals 12-5 in their third spring training game on a beautiful Monday afternoon. Raimel Tapia set the pace for a big run-scoring day on the very first pitch, ripping it over the wall in right for his first hit and homer of the spring.…...

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Scottsdale – Colorado Rockies manager Bud Black confirmed on Thursday in a media session in the early days of spring training camp that veteran Ian Desmond, who spent a majority of last season at first base for the club, will be seen mostly in 2019 patrolling center field. “He’ll be primarily in the outfield… more as a center fielder,” Black…

The extraordinarily talented Forrest Wall struggled a bit in 2016 and missed most of 2017 with injury but is back on track to being a top Colorado Rockies prospect.

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Young Colorado Rockies pitcher Antonio Senzatela could carve out an unusual and vital role in 2018.

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On this episode of the BSN Rockies Podcast, Drew Creasman breaks down the last couple of spring training games and takes a look at the every-heating competition for roster spots. Plus, an in-depth look at a few prospects including one who is a bit further away and has somehow flown under the radar despite his absurd fastball. Also, Drew fields…...

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