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Umpire Joe West Works 5,000th Career Game

DENVER (AP) — Umpire Joe West worked his 5,000th regular season game Tuesday night at Coors Field, and he vividly remembers his first more than 40 years ago. 727 more words

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Pitching A Big Reason For Rockies Dramatic Turnaround

CHICAGO (The Sports Xchange) – The Colorado Rockies’ road record has suddenly surged way above sea level.

The Rockies lead the National League with 40 wins and are 23-10 away from Denver’s mile-high Coors Field. 304 more words

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Rockies Can't Hold Lead, Fall To Reds 12-8

CINCINNATI (AP) – The Reds pulled off their biggest comeback in a year to finally end their pesky losing streak.

Scott Schebler’s homer completed Cincinnati’s comeback from a five-run deficit on Saturday, and the Reds ended a seven-game losing streak – their longest in a year – with a 12-8 victory over the Colorado Rockies. 638 more words

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AZTECS ALUMNI REPORT: The Golden State Warriors are history's greatest monsters

The Golden State Warriors want me dead. They tried to kill me through mind-numblingly inept and boring basketball when I was teenager in the Bay Area in the 1990s. 473 more words

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German Marquez Throws Gem, Rockies Beat Cubs 3-0

DENVER (AP) – German Marquez’s fastball was dancing. His curve, almost untouchable. And after a diving catch by Carlos Gonzalez in the sixth, well, Marquez’s mind couldn’t help but wonder. 826 more words

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Desmond Reinstated From DL, Starts In LF For Rockies

PHOENIX (AP) – The Colorado Rockies have reinstated Ian Desmond from the 10-day disabled list and put him in left field for his season debut Sunday against the Arizona Diamondbacks. 164 more words

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Story, Freeland Help Rockies Beat D-Backs To Move Into 1st

PHOENIX (AP) – Kyle Freeland gave Colorado precisely what it needed after a tough few days for its pitching staff.

The 23-year-old right-hander held the high-scoring Arizona Diamondbacks to a run over six effective innings and Trevor Story homered to help the Rockies win 3-1 Friday night. 767 more words

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