Cory Whitmer, Author at Through The Fence Baseball

Cory Whitmer

Colorado sports blogger with a flair for humor and sarcasm. My takes are crass, but subjective and I don't hold back on the truth. Spin doctors and their patients, read my posts with caution. I also contribute for the Colorado Avalanche on HookedOnHockeyMagazine.com . Follow me on Twitter @CoryWhitmer.

By Cory Whitmer On Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Twitter Q&A with Rockies owner goes as expected

With spring training for the Colorado Rockies just around the corner, the club held a Twitter Q&A on Tuesday afternoon with owner Dick Monfort. The results were as expected, given the culture of the front office More...

By Cory Whitmer On Monday, December 16th, 2013

Colorado Rockies identify needs: Will it be enough?

  The Colorado Rockies were determined to try to quiet the ever-present negativity fans send their way on a daily basis. It seems every Facebook post to come from the official Colorado Rockies account is bombarded More...

Dexter Fowler
By Cory Whitmer On Saturday, December 7th, 2013

Dexter Fowler trade worsens Rockies public image

The Houston Astros acquired Rockies center fielder Dexter Fowler and a player to be named later for an outfielder and a pitcher. (Jennifer Hilderbrand/USA TODAY Sports) The Colorado Rockies unloaded Dexter Fowler More...

LaTroy Hawkins
By Cory Whitmer On Tuesday, November 19th, 2013
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Rockies make first offseason move, sign LaTroy Hawkins

The Colorado Rockies agreed to a one-year deal with LaTroy Hawkins. He will compete for the closer role with Rex Brothers. (Rob Carr/Getty Images) The Colorado Rockies suffered through another season of sub .500 More...

By Cory Whitmer On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Todd Helton farewell party and homer were sweet despite 15-5 loss

Todd Helton tips his cap to the fans right before belting a home run during the second inning of the Rockies 15-5 loss to the Red Sox. Colorado Rockies’ fans have been waiting for this moment since it was More...

Todd Helton reacts after the securing the final out to clinch the pennant.
By Cory Whitmer On Sunday, September 15th, 2013

Todd Helton announces retirement after 17 years with Rockies

  Todd Helton’s reaction to clinching the 2007 pennant is indelibly imprinted on the minds of Rockies fans. (John Leyba/The Denver Post) The Colorado Rockies — suffering through another season More...

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