Sox Scribbles: Giambi Press Conference

Earlier this afternoon, Jason Giambi held a press conference in the Sky Sox dugout to address his rehab assignment and his future in baseball. On how he feels physically: I feel great. You know I played last night and had to go first to third and had to run out a ground ball. I’m happy with…

Sox Scribbles: Giambi to rehab with Sox

Rockies first baseman Jason Giambi will begin a rehab stint in Colorado Springs starting tonight as the Sky Sox take on the Memphis Redbirds at 7:05 PM MT. Here is the official release from the team: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO The Colorado Rockies announced this morning that infielder Jason Giambi is scheduled to begin a rehabilitation assignment with the…

Sox Scribbles: Walk-Off Edition

Macri’s walk-off hit The Colorado Springs Sky Sox scored four runs in the final two innings to walk-off with a 4-3 victory over the Nashville Sounds. Trailing 3-0 in the eighth, Mike Jacobs crushed a two out two-run home run to cut the deficit to 3-2.  It was Jacobs’ team-leading 23rd home run of the…

Sox Scribbles: Jacobs – RBI King

With a myriad of player movement during the first half of the season, the one constant was first baseman Mike Jacobs. Jacobs is hitting .300 (125-for-416) while leading the team in home runs (22), doubles (29), hits (125), runs (68), RBI (95), total bases (222) and walks (56). He also leads the league in games…

Sox Scribbles: Some weather we’re having

Last night’s game between the Nashville Sounds and Colorado Springs Sky Sox was postponed due to rain. The game has been rescheduled as part of a double-header Thursday, August 4th with game one starting at 5:05 PM MT. Game one of the twin bill will feature RHP Clayton Mortensen  (1-5, 9.82) against RHP Mike Fiers (3-0, 2.25). The starters…

Sox Scribbles: Cargo to rehab with Sox

The Rockies have officially announced that All-Star outfielder Carlos Gonzalez will be making a rehab appearance with the Sky Sox starting Wednesday August 3rd – Friday August 5th. The Sky Sox official press release is below: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO – The Colorado Rockies officially announced this morning that outfielder Carlos Gonzalez is scheduled to begin…