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Been a Rockies fan since the 6 year-old version of me joined the "GO! ROCKIES!" chant in the upper deck at Mile High. Throws roughly as hard as Brian Bohanon ever did. Was in Section 303 to see the Rockies clinch the 2007 NL Pennant.

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Dexter Fowler trade reaction

The Rockies TRADED DEXTER FOWLER SO THEY COULD SIGN JUSTIN MORNEAU.

Walt Weiss heads into the unknown

Walt Weiss was a decent ballplayer, more renowned for smarts than stats. As the sixth manager in Rockies history, he faces a challenge unlike any of the previous five. Can Weiss' baseball IQ surmount the Rockies' front office chaos?

Jim Tracy bids adieu to the Rockies

After having an indefinite handshake agreement to stay with the Colorado Rockies as long as he desired, Jim Tracy has stepped down as the club's manager.

Catching Up With Project 5183: How Dan O'Dowd's Pitching Scheme Just Might Work

Dan O'Dowd's Project 5183 was much maligned when it came to light earlier this season, but it's far too early to come to any sound conclusions on it.

Lost Season, Lack of Direction Must Signal End For Dan O'Dowd, Jim Tracy

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Under the leadership of general manager Dan O'Dowd and manager Jim Tracy, the Colorado Rockies are adrift with no bearing on where the future is. It's time for them to go.

Learning To Live With Dan O'Dowd's Confounding 'Project 5,183'

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Dan O'Dowd's 'Project 5,183' might just turn contemporary pitching staffs on their heads, or maybe explode in his face. We'll need to wait and see.

Jim And Dan's Last Stand: Can This Duo Survive The Rockies' Latest Debacles?

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The Colorado Rockies still have 120-plus games left to play in a season gone horrible, but it remains to be seen whether general manager Dan O'Dowd and manager Jim Tracy will make it to the end.

Reasons For Optimism As Rockies Take The Field

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While hopes don't run as high on Opening Day for the Colorado Rockies in 2012 as they did in 2011, there's still the promise of something better than in years past.

The Real Betrayal In the Ubaldo Jimenez Trade

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The narrative of Colorado's trade of pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez has changed from one that questioned the team's move to now pondering why the pitcher felt disrespected enough that he wanted to be traded.

The 2012 Colorado Rockies: Good Enough To Dream On

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The Colorado Rockies aren't anyone's favorite to win the NL West this season, but the hope of Spring Training will certainly inspire dreams of victory in many fans.

Jamie Moyer Signing No Joke - How The Ancient Southpaw Can Help The Rockies

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Even if Jamie Moyer is getting nothing more than a bone thrown in his direction by the Colorado Rockies, his years of pitching and veteran-ness can surely help the team's staple of young pitchers learn a thing or two.

Colorado Rockies Bet On Existing Talent, New Attitude As 2012 Team Is Built

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Will Dan O'Dowd's offseason trades be able to rescue the Colorado Rockies in 2012 and deliver a spot in the postseason? He's betting a contract extension on it.

Youth Must Be Served For 2012 Colorado Rockies

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The Colorado Rockies need to find the future sooner rather than later. 2012 could prove to be the pivotal point along the path to long-term success.

Lapsed Avs Fan Looks To Retain Old Seat On Bandwagon

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The Colorado Avalanche embark on a new era and regain one lost fan.

Rockies' Miserable 2011 Season Leaves More Questions Than Answers

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The Colorado Rockies' 2011 season began in the best of ways, but it quickly turned into a nightmare for players, team officials and fans alike. 2012 is fraught with peril, but the eternal hope of success still peeks its head around the corner.

Troy Tulowitzki's Welcome Burden

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Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki is a star and he's a hero. Too often the hero falters, but that never stops him from persevering through the failures.

Losing Ubaldo Jimenez: When You Aren't Just Rooting For Laundry

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Ubaldo Jimenez is gone, but he won't be forgotten by Colorado Rockies fans. There's too much history there.

A Gift From 2007, A Promise From 2009, A Hope For 2011

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The second half of the Colorado Rockies' season begins Thursday night. Do they have some magic in them just as their previous incarnations did?

Ain't No Fun (If The Rockies Can't Have None)

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Do the Colorado Rockies have you down this season? You're not the only one.

A Re'Gen-R'ation Of Young Talent: Will This Round Deliver A Rockies World Series?

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The Colorado Rockies have a new generation of talent with Jhoulys Chacin and Charlie Blackmon at the head of the class.

Lost For The Season: Jorge De La Rosa's Once And Future Odyssey

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Rockies fans cringed on May 24 when they saw Jorge De La Rosa leave his start with elbow tightness. It would turn into a full-blown tear of his UCL a few hours later. Now DLR will need to work his way back from injury, just as he worked his way from being a never-will-be to an I-am-so.

Huston Street Breaks The Mold

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Huston Street isn't the conventional closer, but Rockies fans should be grateful for his accomplishments.

Jim Tracy Can't Win

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Rockies fans often heap plenty of blame on manager Jim Tracy for events outside of his control. Make sure players are held accountable, too.

Learning To Love - OK, Tolerate - Cub Fans at Coors

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As long as the Rockies get the job done on the field, Cubs fans should be subdued in the stands.

Three Pitchers, Three Mounds, Three Paths

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On Wednesday, the past, the present and the what could-have-been for the Rockies all looked toward the new season.

The Three Seasons Of The 2011 Rockies

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The Colorado Rockies start the season today, but how will their season play out. Here are three scenarios.

Cactus League Performance Hardly Matters - Unless It Does

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It's spring training for everyone, but should we read anything into Cactus League performances done by the Colorado Rockies this March?

Todd Helton Chases The Sunset

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Todd Helton had the worst season of his career in 2010, but this season he hopes to be back and ready to bring Denver a Colorado Rockies World Series victory.

2011 Rockies Must Erase Memories Of Dismal '10 Finish

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The Colorado Rockies turned in a dud during the last two weeks of the 2010 season. In 2011, the team needs to be prepared for that key stretch.

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Reading Material?

By way of introduction, which I will try and keep brief: I'm new to all of this. Based largely on an unpleasant season of eight year-old soccer (was the game not fun because I was horrendous at it,...

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