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Hit the mitt: Polanco strikes out 10 for GJ

By Matt Meyer

Carlos Polanco had a simple explanation for his success Saturday night. “I focused on the glove, the catcher’s glove,” he said through a translator. It wasn’t always the prettiest, but Polanco battled through six ...


Bon Voyage

By Patti Arnold

Two swings took the air out of Suplizio Field on Friday night. Two big swings. Home runs by Louie Lechich and Mason Robbins, the latter a three-run, no-doubt shot, propelled Great Falls to an 8-6 victory over Grand Junction, costing the ...


Double the fun

By Patti Arnold

Things got a little too close Thursday night. Forrest Wall helped take care of that, smacking a home run off one of the elevated signs in right field to lead off the sixth inning in Grand Junction’s 8-3 victory over Billings. The win ...


Making it count

By Patti Arnold

You come in from college, where you were the Friday night starter, the ace of the staff. You’re used to throwing 100 or more pitches, striking guys out left and right. Hey, if you can go nine innings, go for it. You’re drafted, ...

Nunez’s bat lifts GJ Rox to key win

By Patti Arnold

Dom Nunez has learned to be patient at the plate and wait for his pitch. He got that pitch three times Tuesday night with runners in scoring position and delivered every time. The Grand Junction Rockies catcher went 3 for 4 and drove in a ...


GJ battles back to top Great Falls

By Staff

Carlos Polanco and the Grand Junction Rockies bounced back from a tough first inning Sunday afternoon, socring at least one run in five consecutive innings to beat Great Falls 9-4. After dropping the first two games of a Montana road trip, ...

Musgrave’s arm, Cuddyer’s bat lift GJ Rockies to win

By Staff

Harrison Musgrave threw six scoreless innings as three Grand Junction pitchers combined on a three-hit shutout, the first for Grand Junction since Sept. 2, 2012, in the Rockies 2-0 win over Great Falls in a Pioneer League baseball game ...

Palacios, Padlo lead GJ Rox past Great Falls

By Staff

Javier Palacios picked up his third win of the season Friday night, and Kevin Padlo had three hits, including a two-run home run in the seventh inning, to lift the Grand Junction Rockies to an 8-3 win over Great Falls. It was Grand ...


Howard pitches GJ Rockies past Billings

By Staff

Sam Howard threw five shutout innings Thursday night as Grand Junction jumped to a 6-0 lead en route to a 9-5 win over Billings in a Pioneer League baseball game in Billings, Montana. Howard earned his first win with the Rockies, limiting the ...

Michael Cuddyer poses for a picture

Cuddyer’s big night helps Grand Junction Rockies snap three-game skid

By Staff

Even coming off a shoulder injury that sidelined him for two months, rookie league pitching was no match for last year’s National League batting champion. Colorado Rockies’ outfielder Michael Cuddyer, on rehab assignment with the ...

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