Sam Hilliard may have flown a bit under the radar after being selected in the 15th round of the 2015 Draft, but after another strong season, Hilliard is starting to climb his way up prospect charts.
The dirt path from the pitcher’s mound to the home-plate area is a cool little touch at Chase Field. To Rockies right-hander Jon Gray, who will start tonight’s National League Wild Card Game there, it seems a path to happiness.
Including Cactus League games, the Rockies will face the D-backs for the 22nd time this year when they play the National League Wild Card Game at Chase Field on Wednesday.
Rockies closer Greg Holland handled the wild ride of the final two months of the regular season calmly.
During the supposedly pressure-packed run-up to the postseason, Carlos Gonzalez leaned against the bat rack in the Rockies’ dugout at Coors Field, undid his batting gloves and smiled like a man who is right where he belongs — no matter how long that may be.
Ian Desmond, who has played left field and first base for the Rockies, figures to play a prominent role against the D-backs in tonight’s National League Wild Card Game at Chase Field.
MLBPipeline.com breaks down how the National League Wild Card Rockies used the Draft, the international market and free-agent signings to build their team.
Rockies fans would love to imagine the National League Most Valuable Player Award as the centerpiece at a table between Nolan Arenado and Charlie Blackmon. It could belong to Blackmon, who won his first NL batting title with a .330 average and set a Major League record with 103 leadoff RBIs (of his 104 total). […]
Rockies shortstop Trevor Story will attempt to continue his uncanny power hitting against D-backs right-handed ace Zack Greinke in Wednesday night’s National League Wild Card Game.
Both the San Francisco Giants and Detroit Tigers had designs on the postseason in 2017. For a variety of reasons, things didn’t work out as planned. The consolation prize? Getting to pick at the top of the 2018 Draft.
The Rockies were the last team to qualify for the postseason. Since they were 41-23 on June 10, they have a losing record. But if you think they’ll be an easy out, think again.