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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 with “fire Dan O’Dowd” or “sell the team to someone who knows baseball.” Now, that didn’t change with the signing of Justin More...

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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...

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...

Todd Helton gets his 2500 hit.
By Cory Whitmer On Thursday, September 5th, 2013

Todd Helton’s 2,500th hit may be his last professional milestone

  Todd Helton rounds heads toward second and a double for his 2,500 career hit. (Dustin Bradford/Getty Images) Todd Helton, the Colorado Rockies’ all-time leader in, well, just about everything related More...

Rockies fans wearing paper bags over their heads.
By Cory Whitmer On Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Colorado Rockies pass at trade deadline, again

  This is a picture of fans from last season. Colorado Rockies fans have become conditioned to seeing the team’s front office remain largely inactive at the trade deadline. (Robert LeClair/Special to More...

Michael Cuddyer connects during the Home Run Derby.
By Cory Whitmer On Friday, July 19th, 2013

In the Rockpile: 10-game homestand crucial to Rockies

  Michael Cuddyer’s third-place finish in the Home Run Derby may draw even more scouts to Rockies games if Colorado blows their next 10 games. (Bruce Bennett, Getty Images) With the lackluster All-Star More...

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