Life After CarGo

After last nights 16-8 win over Fresno, everyone learned that Carlos Gonzalez had been called up by the Rockies. A call-up has rarely been more deserved. At the time of his promotion, Gonzalez was leading all of professional baseball with…

.300 Lineup

Its been a typical June day here in Colorado Springs. Weve been dodging thunderstorms for most of the day and had to put the tarp on once but right now its a sunny and warm day and the Sox just…

Ortmeier and Gonzalez Return

For the second straight day its not exactly ideal baseball weather but the game will still go on! Arrving at the ballpark this morning to a very thick fog and heavy mist was not the most inviting of scenarios but…

Major League Rehabs

Joining the Sky Sox today on a Major League rehab assignment is catcher Chris Iannetta. Iannetta becomes the fourth ML rehab player on the Sox roster along with Franklin Morales, Matt Daley and Ryan Speier. In other roster news, catcher…

What To Expect of the New Skipper

By Andrew Woerpel In the wake of its manager Tom Runnells being promoted to t he Colorado Rockies, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox have turned to a familiar face in Stu Cole to lead the team. Cole steps in as…

Eric Young Jr. Is Fast

Eric Young Jr. just stole his 30th base of the season in the bottom of the sixth inning today. In doing so, Young Jr. became just the sixth player in Sky Sox history to steal 30 or more bases in…

Stu Cole Era Begins in Colorado Springs

Sunday, May 31st marks the beginning of the Stu Cole managerial era with the Colorado Springs Sky Sox. Cole becomes the 12th manager in the history of the Sky Sox and the second former Sox player to lead the team. He joins Paul…

The Space Between

Todays contest will be the first game in three and a half years that Tom Runnells will not have some kind of direct impact on. Even yesterday, the day he was promoted to be the Rockies new bench coach, Runnells…