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Q&A with Sky Sox Manager Glenallen Hill

In 2013, Glenallen Hill became the 14th manager in Sky Sox history, which was also his full season skippering a professional baseball team. After a 67-76 record a season ago, Hill will be back for his second season in Colorado Springs when the Sky Sox season opens on April 3rd in New Orleans. Prior to…

Rockies Mid-Spring Training Update

Spring Training is already nearing the halfway point, and the Colorado Rockies (8-9) have seen many solid performances from established performers, as well as newcomers and prospects. Here’s a quick look at some of the top news headlines as well as top performers for the Rockies. Pitching Duo- On Thursday, Rockies’ top pitching prospect Jonathan Gray had…

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Around the PCL: Oklahoma City RedHawks

With the first full week of Spring Training games underway, we conclude our seven-part series previewing the seven American Conference teams in the Pacific Coast League the Colorado Springs Sky Sox will play this season. With the recent realignment of the PCL, the Sky Sox switched back to the American Conference after nine years in…

Rockies Spring Training Recap 2/28-3/3

The first weekend of Spring Training is in the books, and the Rockies will continue their spring with a game against the San Francisco Giants at 1:10 p.m. Tuesday. P Juan Nicasio will get his first start of the spring. Entering the first full week of games, fans got their first glimpse of top Rockies…

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Spring Training Update – 2/27/14

Baseball games are back, and the Colorado Rockies gear up to play their first games of Spring Training on Friday afternoon. Before the Rockies take the field against the Arizona Diamondbacks, here’s a quick update on the past week surrounding Colorado’s camp. Man Down – Earlier in the week, RHP Jhoulys Chacin, one of the…

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Around the PCL: New Orleans Zephyrs

Spring Training is full blown which means baseball is right around the corner. We continue in our seven-part series previewing the seven American Conference teams in the Pacific Coast League the Colorado Springs Sky Sox will play this season. With the recent realignment of the PCL, the Sky Sox switched back to the American Conference…

Sox fall to Iowa Cubs 8-6 after a 4+ hour rain delay and a game that went 3:20.

Rockies Spring Training Storylines

Spring Training is in full bloom and games will already be underway by the end of next week. With the Rockies’ pitchers and catchers reporting last Saturday and the full squad coming together Friday, we take a brief look at some storylines coming out of camp thus far. Young Guns – Although they might not…

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Around the PCL: Round Rock Express

This is part five of a seven-part series previewing the seven American Conference teams in the Pacific Coast League the Colorado Springs Sky Sox will play this season. With the recent realignment of the PCL, the Sky Sox switched back to the American Conference after nine years in the Pacific Conference. The fifth featured team…

Hall of Fame pitcher Rich "Goose" Gossage signs autographs for fans at Bourbon Brothers on Sat. Feb. 8, 2014.

Q&A: Hall of Fame pitcher ‘Goose’ Gossage

During his playing career, Colorado Springs native and Hall of Famer Rich “Goose” Gossage became one of the greatest relief pitchers in the history of the game. Gossage pitched for 22 big league seasons from 1972-1994 where he compiled 310 saves and had a career ERA of 3.01. Gossage played for nine different teams and…