Rockies 1B Daniel Murphy breaks finger, out indefinitely

Baseball 03/30/19, 21:27

Colorado Rockies first baseman Daniel Murphy is out indefinitely with a broken finger on his left hand.Murphy was injured diving for a sharp grounder in the fourth inning Friday night against Miami. Murphy remained in the game and got his first hit with the Rockies in the ninth inning, but ...

Rojas, Marlins break loose, top Rockies 7-3 for 1st win

Baseball 03/30/19, 20:24

Miguel Rojas and Martin Prado each had three hits and the Miami Marlins won for the first time this season, beating the Colorado Rockies 7-3 Saturday night.Limited to a total of six hits in a pair of losses to Colorado earlier this week, the Marlins broke loose for 16 hits ...

Blackmon drives in go-ahead run, Rockies top Marlins 6-1

Baseball 03/29/19, 21:26

Charlie Blackmon had three hits and drove in two, German Marquez struck out seven in six innings and the Colorado Rockies pulled away late to beat the Miami Marlins 6-1 on Friday night.Nolan Arenado and Tony Wolters each had two hits and an RBI for the Rockies, who went ahead ...

Freeland goes 7 innings as Rockies beat Marlins 6-3

Baseball 03/29/19, 03:15

Making his first opening day start, Kyle Freeland pitched like it was just another game, which means the Colorado Rockies won.The left-hander allowed two hits and one run in seven innings, and Colorado beat the sloppy Miami Marlins 6-3 Thursday.Freeland (1-0), who had a breakout 17-win season in 2018, retired ...

Freeland goes 7 innings as Rockies beat Marlins 6-3

Baseball 03/28/19, 18:14

Kyle Freeland allowed two hits and one run in seven innings in his first opening day start, and the Colorado Rockies beat the sloppy Miami Marlins 6-3 Thursday.Freeland (1-0), who had a breakout 17-win season in 2018, retired his first 11 batters before Starlin Castro lined a single. The only ...

Freeland against Urena in Rockies-Marlins opener

Baseball 03/27/19, 13:06

Kyle Freeland is trying to build on a breakout season, while Jose Urena wants to avoid a repeat.The two opening day starters square off Thursday when the Colorado Rockies play the Miami Marlins. Like their teams, the pitchers have very different outlooks on the season.Urena is an easy choice for ...

Boston’s Mookie Betts says he expects to become free agent

Sports 03/20/19, 17:14

Don't expect AL MVP Mookie Betts to agree to a long-term contract with the Boston Red Sox before he can become a free agent in late 2020.Despite Mike Trout's pending $432 million, 12-year agreement with the Los Angeles Angels, Nolan Arenado's $260 million, eight-year deal with the Colorado Rockies and ...

Rockies’ Story opens up bid to repeat All-Star season

Baseball 03/13/19, 19:10

Trevor Story saw the Colorado Rockies' lineup and thought ahead to the regular season."It gives you a little excitement, maybe a little preview," the All-Star shortstop said after hitting a home run and getting a base hit in three at-bats Wednesday against the Arizona Diamondbacks."I think we're getting there, we ...

Rockies’ Desmond moves, at 33 is one of oldest CFs in majors

Baseball 03/05/19, 18:36

When the regular season begins, Ian Desmond will be the oldest center fielders in the majors at 33. He's OK with that and so are his teammates on the Colorado Rockies."He's blessed," Rockies left fielder David Dahl said Tuesday. "He's a freak athlete. It's a 'getting better with age' kind ...

Rockies’ Arenado says ‘my heart was here’ after $260M deal

Sports 02/27/19, 12:02

Colorado Rockies slugger Nolan Arenado says "at the end of the day my heart was here" and he wants to emulate Todd Helton and Derek Jeter by spending his entire career with one team, explaining why he gave up a chance to become a free agent after this season.The All-Star ...

source: Rockies, Arenado agree to $260M, 8-year contract

Sports 02/26/19, 17:44

Nolan Arenado likes where he's at and the direction the Colorado Rockies are headed.So he's staying put. For possibly a long, long time. And for a chance to finish what this team has been brewing.The All-Star third baseman agreed to a $260 million, eight-year contract on Tuesday, a person familiar ...

Rockies, manager Bud Black agree to 3-year extension

Sports 02/25/19, 12:05

The Colorado Rockies have agreed to a three-year contract extension with manager Bud Black after he guided the team to back-to-back playoff appearances.His contract now runs through the 2022 season, the team announced Monday in Scottsdale, Arizona.The 61-year-old Black has posted a 178-147 record since being named Colorado's manager on ...

Newcomer Daniel Murphy says Rockies are built to win now

Baseball 02/20/19, 13:35

Accustomed to the postseason, Daniel Murphy built his free agent checklist around playoff contenders.When the ascendant Colorado Rockies showed as much interest in Murphy as he had in them, working out the details of a two-year, $24 million contract was no big deal."When you get to a point in your ...

Rockies relievers ready for strong bullpen minus Ottavino

Baseball 02/16/19, 20:33

The Colorado Rockies will be without the reliever who boasted he could strike out Babe Ruth, but they believe the bridge between their solid starting rotation and premier closer Wade Davis remains sturdy.Colorado is counting on a veteran bullpen group that includes Scott Oberg, Seunghwan Oh, Chris Rusin and Bryan ...

Arenado, Rockies agree at $26M, most ever for arb eligible

Baseball 01/31/19, 19:39

Nolan Arenado and the Colorado Rockies have agreed to a $26 million deal to avoid arbitration, the largest one-year salary for an arbitration-eligible player.Colorado announced the deal Thursday.Josh Donaldson set the previous mark at $23 million with Toronto last season. The 27-year-old Arenado was set to pass that record even ...

Mark Reynolds agrees to minor league deal with Rockies

Baseball 01/30/19, 19:27

First baseman Mark Reynolds says he has agreed to a minor league contract with the Colorado Rockies.His deal includes an invitation to major league spring training. If he is added to the 40-man roster, Reynolds would receive a $1 million, one-year contract and a chance to earn $1 million in ...

Larry Walker makes strides in HOF vote, but still short

Baseball 01/22/19, 22:31

Larry Walker joined the conference call with reporters and quickly announced his arrival."54.6 percent here," the longtime player with the Montreal Expos, Colorado Rockies and St. Louis Cardinals cracked.That's his percentage in this year's Hall of Fame vote. Keep up this sort of jump, though, and he may be able ...

Arenado seeks $30 million in arbitration with Rockies

Baseball 01/11/19, 23:43

Four-time All-Star third baseman Nolan Arenado asked for $30 million in salary arbitration Friday, while the Colorado Rockies offered $24 million.Arenado, who has won six straight Gold Glove Awards and four consecutive Silver Slugger Awards, made $17.85 million last year.He hit .297 with an NL-high 38 home runs and 110 ...

source: Daniel Murphy, Rockies agree to $24M, 2-year deal

Sports 12/20/18, 21:23

The Colorado Rockies have brought in Daniel Murphy to boost an offense big on pop but lackluster in batting average.The veteran infielder has agreed to a $24 million, two-year contract with the Rockies, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Thursday night. The person spoke on ...

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