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Dodgers and Rockies take different approaches to building a better bullpen

The Colorado Rockies have not been subtle about their winter game plan: dramatically improving their bullpen in order to challenge the Dodgers in the National League West. If your intuition says that makes sense because Coors Field is such a miserable place to pitch that the Rockies have to fill...

Dodgers struggle to balance Corey Seager’s zeal for playing with team’s concern for rest

3 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The clubhouse was bereft of ballplayers when Corey Seager walked to his locker Sunday afternoon at Colorado’s Coors Field. He swished a bottle filled with orange liquid as he dressed for a flight to Los Angeles. An irksome regular season had come to an end, and Seager already was plotting how to...

Hyun-Jin Ryu hurts his chances of making Dodgers' postseason rotation in loss to Rockies

4 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The prospect of handing the baseball to Hyun-Jin Ryu in a road playoff game may have disappeared in the thin mountain air in a 9-1 loss to the Colorado Rockies on Friday in front of 48,395 fans at Coors Field. As the Dodgers continue to ponder who will be the fourth member of their postseason rotation,...

Fantasy Baseball: Two-start pitcher rankings for Week 22 show Luke Weaver, Mike Fiers worth the gamble

Michael Fulmer and Zack Godley would normally be automatic in a two-start week, but what about when one of those starts is at Coors Field? Scott White ranks every two-start option.

Giancarlo Stanton cleared waivers, and we ranked the teams that might trade for him

What’s the scarier nightmare: Stanton and Aaron Judge together, or Stanton in Coors Field? Giancarlo Stanton cleared waivers, according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports, which removes one of the last mysteries of this particular saga....Show More Summary

Storybook Comeback: Rockies’ Chad Bettis Records 7 Scoreless Innings in Triumphant Return from Cancer Treatment (Video)

5 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

If you like feel-good stories about athletes overcoming adversity with perseverance and determination, this one is for you. At Coors Field in Denver on Monday night, Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis made his first start of the season after battling testicular cancer for the last nine months, and damn was it triumphant. The 28-year-old right hander […]

Fantasy Baseball: Top 10 sleeper hitters for Week 20 highlight the seven games at Coors Field and Rhys Hoskins' favorable matchups

Seven games at Coors Field is one of the many reasons there are no shortage of sleeper hitters in Fantasy Week 20 (Aug. 14-20). Scott White narrows down his top 10.

Fantasy Baseball: Top 10 sleeper hitters for Week 16 an uninspiring group headlined by Gregory Polanco, Yuli Gurriel

Fantasy Week 16 (July 17-23) doesn't offer the finest selection of sleeper hitters, according to Scott White, but six games at Coors Field helps.

Freeland loses no-hit bid in 9th, Rockies top White Sox 10-0

6 months agoNews : USAToday: News

Hometown rookie Kyle Freeland came within two outs of the first no-hitter by a Rockies pitcher at Coors Field before surrendering a sharp single over the infield to Melky Cabrera as Colorado beat the Chicago White Sox 10-0        

Legendary umpire Joe West dishes on players, managers and replay at 5,000th game

7 months agoNews : USAToday: News

Joe West, 64, is the most polarizing umpire in the majors. Tuesday night at Coors Field, he will be working his 5,000th game in MLB.        

Facing logjam of starting pitchers, Dodgers turn to 10-day disabled list

A smile crossed Dave Roberts’ face as he sauntered through the visitors’ clubhouse at Coors Field in Denver last Thursday. Roberts thrives on intimacy, on the cultivation of kinship among his players, so he clapped his hand across the back of his starting pitcher from the night before. “Hi Kenta!”...

Dodgers' reliable bullpen bombs in series finale vs. Rockies

8 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The irony of Sunday’s loss to Colorado, in which Dodgers relievers Sergio Romo and Chris Hatcher both gave up crushing home runs, is that the bullpen had kept a pristine ledger through the first three days at Coors Field. Four games in this city, which resides a mile above sea level and saps the...

Julio Urias and the Dodgers get knocked around during a 9-6 loss to the Rockies

In their first three days pitching a mile above sea level, the Dodgers managed to avoid the traps that befall so many teams at Coors Field. Hyun-Jin Ryu buckled beneath the weight of the Rockies on Thursday, but otherwise the pitching staff remained pristine. On Sunday, in a 9-6 defeat, the affliction...

Alex Wood strikes out 10, Dodgers blank Rockies

DENVER  — For the first time, left-hander Alex Wood was in a groove at hitter-friendly Coors Field. Wood struck out 10 in six innings and drove in a run with a well-placed bunt on a squeeze play, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers past the Colorado Rockies 4-0 on Saturday night. “You have enough bad ones […]

On deck: Dodgers at Rockies, Sunday, noon

DODGERS AT ROCKIES When: Sunday, 12:10 p.m. Where: Coors Field TV: SNLA (where available) THE PITCHERS DODGERS LHP JULIO URIAS (0-0,1.06 ERA) vs. Rockies: 0-0, 5.14 ERA (2 games, 7 innings) At Coors Field: 0-0, 9.00 ERA (3 innings) Hates to face: Nolan Arenado, 2 for 2 (1.000), double Loves to face: Mark Reynolds, 0 for 4 (.000), 2 Ks ROCKIES […]

On deck: Dodgers at Rockies, Saturday, 5:40 p.m.

DODGERS AT ROCKIES When: Saturday, 5:40 p.m. Where: Coors Field TV: SNLA (where available) THE PITCHERS DODGERS LHP ALEX WOOD (3-0, 2.73 ERA) vs. Rockies: 2-2, 6.68 ERA (6 starts) At Coors Field: 0-2, 11.25 ERA (4 starts) Hates to face: Charlie Blackmon, 4 for 10 (.400) Loves to face: Carlos Gonzalez, 2 for 11 (.182), 1 K ROCKIES LHP […]

On deck: Dodgers at Colorado, Friday, 5:40 p.m.

DODGERS AT ROCKIES Where: Coors Field TV: SNLA (where available) THE PITCHERS DODGERS LHP CLAYTON KERSHAW (5-2, 2.40 ERA) vs. Rockies: 19-6, 3.15 ERA (34 starts) At Coors Field: 8-4, 4.71 ERA (18 starts) Hates to face: Nolan Arenado, 13 for 39 (.333), two HRs Loves to face: Mark Reynolds, 5 for 28 (.179), 10 Ks ROCKIES […]

Fantasy Baseball: Jake Arrieta owners are losing their minds over his bad start at Coors Field (buy low?)

Jake Arrieta is off to a slow start made even slower by a rocky afternoon against the Rockies Tuesday. Scott White demonstrates why it's a prime opportunity to buy low.

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