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Walk-off walk lifts GJ Rockies to win

By Matt Meyer

The moving dogpile that followed Raimel Tapia to first base wasn’t a coordinated effort. In fact, the Grand Junction Rockies’ extra-inning comeback was ugly and gritty, much like the entire game Wednesday night. But a bases-loaded ...


Roy-al treatment

By Patti Arnold

Roy Oswalt wanted a test. It only took three pitches Tuesday night at Suplizio Field for the Colorado Rockies’ right-hander to test his left hamstring. Jesmuel Valentin grounded a ball to the hole at first base, and Oswalt was ...



By Patti Arnold

Alex Balog got himself in a jam Monday night. Then the Colorado Rockies’ second-round draft pick got tough. “He pitched tonight,” Grand Junction manager Anthony Sanders said after the Rockies’ 8-4 victory over Ogden. ...

Burke hurls gem as GJ tops Ogden

By Patti Arnold

Saturday, Devin Burke made the Pioneer League All-Star team. Sunday, he showed why. Burke, the undrafted right-hander out of Virginia Tech, needed only 58 pitches to get through six innings in the Grand Junction Rockies’ 9-2 win over ...

Roy Oswalt to pitch for GJ Rockies on Tuesday

By Staff

Roy Oswalt made only four starts for the Colorado Rockies this season before a hamstring injury sent him to the disabled list. After throwing in a simulated game last week, Oswalt was ready for a minor league assignment. With the Triple-A ...

GJ Rockies put it together to beat Idaho Falls

By Staff

The Grand Junction Rockies did something Friday that they haven’t been able to do in the second half of the season — extend a lead and hold it. Once the Rockies used the speed of Cesar Galvez to steal a run and take the lead in ...

GJ Rockies lose despite Jemiola’s complete game

By Staff

Zach Jemiola pitched the first complete game in Grand Junction Rockies history on Thursday night. The only thing he couldn’t do was deliver the victory. Jemiola, who didn’t make it out of the first inning in his previous start, ...


Idaho Falls rallies to beat GJ Rockies

By Staff

Grand Junction’s good start wasn’t enough to offset Idaho Falls’ strong finish as the Chukars rallied to beat the Rockies 6-5 in Pioneer League baseball Wednesday at Idaho Falls. The Rockies scored four runs in the first ...


Errors once again hurt GJ Rockies in loss

By Patti Arnold

Walks and errors make managers cringe. Walks weren’t an issue Tuesday night in the Grand Junction Rockies’ 8-4 loss to Helena. Errors, though, were enough to make for a restless bus trip to Idaho Falls for Anthony Sanders. Three ...

Rox split doubleheader with Helena

By Patti Arnold

It was so close to being a turnaround day for the Grand Junction Rockies. Instead of riding the momentum of an exciting 3-2, 8-inning victory over Helena in the first game of a doubleheader Monday, the wheels came off in the second game, a ...

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