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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…

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Around the PCL: Omaha Storm Chasers

This is part four 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 fourth featured team…

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Around the PCL: Nashville Sounds

This is part three 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. Part One – Iowa Cubs Part Two – Memphis Redbirds With the recent realignment of the PCL, the Sky Sox switched back to the American Conference after…

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Colorado Rockies Offseason Acquisitions

Spring training is right around the corner, baseball fans! Just 16 days to be exact. With pitchers and catchers reporting February 15, let’s take a quick look at the many transactions the Rockies made since last season to get you up to speed. RHP LaTroy Hawkins, 41, appeared in 62 games for Colorado in 2007…

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Around the PCL: Memphis Redbirds

This is part two 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. You can read part one about the Iowa Cubs here. With the recent realignment of the PCL, the Sky Sox switched back to the American Conference after…

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Rockies in the Winter Leagues

As Spring Training approaches, several players in the Colorado Rockies organization fine-tuned their games in various winter leagues across the globe. Here’s a quick look at how some Rockies have performed to date this winter. Australian Baseball League Ryan Casteel, Catcher – After a breakout season in 2013 for the Modesto Nuts where he hit…

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Around the PCL: Iowa Cubs

In 2014, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox will switch conferences for the first time since 2004. With the move of the San Diego Padres’ Triple-A affiliate — the Tucson Padres — to El Paso, Texas, the PCL underwent realignment of the Pacific and American conferences this past off-season to make traveling a little more feasible.…