Series Preview: Fresno vs. Sky Sox

Last Time Out: Fresno (5/22): Starting pitcher Shane Loux went five innings, but allowed seven earned runs to the Oklahoma City Red Hawks.  Red Hawks’ shortstop Jonathan Villar and right fielder Fernando Martinez, each hit a home run to hand Fresno their 21st loss of the season. Sky Sox (5/22): Matt McBride had 2-HRs to…

Sky Sox vs. Round Rock Express

Last Time Out: Round Rock (5/14): Against the Padres, Express starting pitcher Jake Brigham only went 1.2 innings and allowed nine earned runs.  Joey Butler had the team’s only RBI and the team fell to 20-19 on the season. Sky Sox (5/14): Sky Sox catcher Matt McBride hit two home runs to lead the team…

Series Preview: Sky Sox vs. Iowa Cubs

Last Time Out: Iowa (5/6): Matt Garza took the mound against the Oklahoma City RedHawks in a rehab start and pitched 3.1 innings while only allowing one run.  Chris Rusin came on in relief and threw five scoreless innings in the victory. Sky Sox (5/6): After winning the first three games of their series against…

Series Preview: Sky Sox vs. Fresno Grizzlies

Last Time Out: Fresno (5/2): The Grizzlies defeated the Sacramento River Cats, 11-5, last night to move into a tie with Sacramento for first place in the Pacific Southern division.  Catcher Jackson Williams led the way with two home runs and two RBIs. Sky Sox (5/2): Last night the Sky Sox fell to the Salt…

Series Preview: Sky Sox vs. Salt Lake Bees

Last Time Out: Salt Lake (4/28): The Bees lost 7-2 to the Sacramento River Cats and have now lost five in a row.  In the loss pitcher Matt Shoemaker pitched six innings, but gave up five earned runs. Sky Sox (4/28): Colorado Springs lost their second straight game to the Tucson Padres and split the…

Series Prevew: Sky Sox vs. Tucson Padres

After having their last two games postponed due to cold weather, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (10-7) will head to Arizona to face the Tucson Padres (9-10) for the second time this season. Last Time Out: Sky Sox (4/21): Against the Las Vegas 51s the Sox recorded their fourth walk-off win of the year when…

Sky Sox Spring Training Update 3-15

The Sky Sox opening day game against the Reno Aces, is less than three weeks away and the Rockies are beginning to shape their roster for the upcoming season.  On Monday, March 11, the Rox made a series of roster moves that included optioning nine players down to minor league camp including: Right-handed pitchers (3):…

Spring Training Update – 2/28

On Saturday, February 23, the Rockies played their first Spring Training game of the 2013 season.  Here are some quick notes about the first week of games. The Colorado Rockies are six games into their Spring Training schedule and are off to a 4-2 start.  The Rockies’ four wins have been against the Diamondbacks, Rangers,…