GJ Rockies

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The Behr essentials

By Patti Arnold

Bases loaded, no outs. Not exactly an ideal situation to inherit. When the Grand Junction Rockies needed a guy to come out of the bullpen with all kinds of traffic in a tough spot last week, they didn’t turn to one of their draft picks, ...


Hilliard powers GJ Rockies to win

By Matt Meyer

Sam Hilliard has been on a tear. Heading into the Grand Junction Rockies’ game against Idaho Falls on Saturday, the outfielder was hitting .500, which was tied for the Pioneer League lead. Hilliard kept that pace with a 2-for-4 day as ...


Trey magnificent

By Patti Arnold

Trey Killian pitched on the biggest stage in college baseball in his last outing, in the College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska. “That was amazing. My third and last year at Arkansas and to this point the most fun three years of my ...


A sparkling debut

By Matt Meyer

Home run? Check. Diving snag and Troy Tulowitzki-esque throw to first base on a deep grounder? Check. Toss in a 4-for-6 day at the plate Thursday for shortstop Brendan Rodgers, the Colorado Rockies’ top draft pick and No. 3 overall in ...


Late-night victory

By Matt Meyer

More than four hours after the first pitch, Grand Junction Rockies catcher Elvin Paulino got a second chance. His double in the bottom of the 12th inning nearly ended the game, clanking off the top-right corner of the left-field fence at ...

Grand Junction Rockies starting off season hot at the plate

By Matt Meyer

Seeing a Grand Junction Rockies’ player crush a baseball into a gap, or over the fence, has been a fairly common occurrence this season. Through six games, Grand Junction leads the Pioneer League with a .579 slugging percentage. The ...


Ramos revives Rockies

By Patti Arnold

Roberto Ramos knew his team needed a spark. He delivered two Tuesday night in the form of a pair of two-run home runs, the first to jump-start the Grand Junction Rockies, the second to reclaim the lead in a 9-7 victory over Orem at Suplizio ...


Top picks arrive in Grand Junction

By Patti Arnold

Brendan Rodgers glanced out the window and grinned. The top draft pick of the Colorado Rockies got his first look at Suplizio Field from the press box Monday afternoon, and it just reaffirmed his eagerness to get on the field. Rodgers, Mike ...


Anderson’s home run high point of defeat

By Patti Arnold

Mom’s in the stands. So’s your younger brother. The other team has a combined perfect game going, it’s your new team’s home opener and you’re looking for your first hit as a professional ballplayer. You’re ...

Chukars hand GJ first loss

By Staff

Sunday, it was Idaho Falls’ turn to have a breakout inning. The Chukars scored eight runs in the third inning to break a 2-2 tie and win their first Pioneer League game of the season, 15-5 over the Grand Junction Rockies. Grand ...

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