The Rockies didn't look back after Justin Morneau's three-run homer in the first, while Corey Dickerson and Nolan Arenado each added an RBI off D-backs starter Chase Anderson in Colorado's 5-4 win in the series opener Monday. Rockies starter Tyler Matzek exited in the sixth with a left hamstring cramp.
The Rockies placed Adam Ottavino on the disabled list on Monday and replaced him for the time being with veteran John Axford in the closer's role, manager Walt Weiss said prior to his club's 5-4 victory over the D-backs at Chase Field.
The Czech Republic Men’s National Team announced on Monday that Colorado Avalanche defenseman Jan Hejda will be an alternate captain at the 2015 IIHF World Championship.
Hejda joins fellow nationals Jakub Voracek (captain) and Jaromir Jagr (alt...
The temperature was 42 degrees on Sunday afternoon just like it had been 20 years earlier when gates were opened at Coors Field for a regular season game for the first time. It was raining, just like it had been during the day 20 years earlier. And this year there was a celebration, not for an 11-9, 14-inning victory against the Mets like when the Rockies opened Coors Field on April 26, 1995, but rather for the memories still vivid 20 years later.