Sox fall 16-12 to the Express.

Rockies call up Chris Martin from Sky Sox

Chris Martin is headed to the Big Leagues. On Friday, the Colorado Rockies announced they purchased the contract of the 27-year-old right-hander from Triple-A Colorado Springs Sky Sox and optioned down RHP Chad Bettis. Martin, who received his first Major League call-up, made a team-high 8 appearances while he was with the Sox in 2014…

Sox rock 4 Fresno errors to victory!

Express take game one, 6-3; Game two postponed until July

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox could only manage to get in one game of Monday’s twin bill before the cold temperatures and wind forced the second game to be postponed. The Sky Sox (5-6) dropped the seven-inning affair to the Round Rock Express (7-4), 6-3. The Express struck Sox starter Yohan Flande (0-2) for three…

Sky Sox feature two Rockies Top Prospects Parker, Matzek

Baseball is back, and with the 2014 season underway both at the Minor League and Major League level, it’s time to take a quick look at some of the top prospects in the Colorado Rockies organization. The Triple-A Colorado Springs Sky Sox featured two players currently on MLB.com’s Top 20 Prospects on their 2014 Opening…

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Chatwood to make rehab start with Sky Sox

The Colorado Rockies announced Sunday afternoon RHP Tyler Chatwood will make a rehab start with the Colorado Springs Sky Sox on Tuesday in Round Rock, Texas. LHP Christian Friedrich was slated to start Tuesday in the second game of a four-game set against the Round Rock Express. Chatwood, who was placed on the 15-day disabled…

Sox top Cubs 5-1

Former Sky Sox Blackmon has career day with Rockies

What a day for former Sky Sox Charlie Blackmon. The former second-round draft pick who made the Colorado Rockies Opening Day roster went berserk in their 12-2 win against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday afternoon in the team’s home opener at Coors Field. Blackmon finished the game with six hits in six at-bats, smacking three…

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VIDEO: Sky Sox Hold First Team Workout

On March 31st, 2014, the Sky Sox worked out at the United Stated Air Force Academy, allowing the new sod at Security Service Field to continue to set. Derek Blalock narrates. The Sky Sox open the season Thursday, April 3rd at the New Orleans Zephyrs, and at home on Friday, April 11th vs. The Round…

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Baseball on the Border: El Paso Chihuahuas

Affiliated pro baseball has been absent in El Paso since 2004 before the team was bought by the St. Louis Cardinals and moved to Springfield, Mo. That will all change April 28th when the El Paso Chihuahuas will take on the Fresno Grizzlies in the first game ever at Southwest University Park in El Paso,…