Don't have an account yet? Get the most out of your experience with a personalized all-access pass to everything local on events, music, restaurants, news and more. That sound you hear is sobbing in Chicago, where Cubs fans are processing their team's staggering, thirteen-inning loss in last night's wild-card playoff game by venting their spleen on Twitter in ways guaranteed to please every believer in the Colorado Rockies, whose unlikely victory was one for the ages.
Don't have an account yet? Get the most out of your experience with a personalized all-access pass to everything local on events, music, restaurants, news and more. One of the long-held claims about Major League Baseball is that fans of every team are filled with hope during Spring Training.
Spring is here, and with the beautiful weather comes the start of the baseball season. Back inwhen the Rockies were on their historic hot-streak, we went to the last game of the season. This turned out to be a pivotal game, which required the Rockies to win and the Padres to lose, which led to that 1-game playoff for the Wild Card.
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Baseball is back, and fans can anticipate another season of amazing catches, overpowering pitching, tape-measure home runs — and, yes, controversial calls that lead to blow-ups between umpires and players. Home plate umpires are at the heart of baseball; every single pitch can require a judgment call. Comprehensive umpire performance statistics are not readily known, tracked or made available.
They were going to suck, and suck bad — because Monfort refuses to look outside the organization for help. Clamor all you want for the Rockies to ditch the humidor a good idea or hire a team president a great ideabut the reality is until Monfort sells the team nothing is going to change. Probably not, but we can still dream.
LaTroy Hawkins born December 21, is an American former professional baseball relief pitcher. At the time of his retirement, Hawkins was the only active player to be a member of the 1,games-pitched cluband at 42 years of age, was the oldest active player in MLB. Hawkins was born and raised in Gary, Indiana.
March 4, Filed under OpinionSports. It has been just over half a decade since the fanbase could look at their home baseball team with pride instead of disappointment. Yet, people still show up to support a last place team.
Every sports publication in the world puts out season previews. So most previews end up being pretty surface level, and boring. Last year, the Reds wentfinishing