GJ Rockies

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GJ Rockies’ hit machine Tapia selected as Pioneer League’s player of month for July

By Patti Arnold

Raimel Tapia played in 25 of the Grand Junction Rockies’ 28 games in July. The 19-year-old outfielder had at least one hit in every game, 43 in all. He put together a club-record 29-game hitting streak, three shy of tying the Pioneer ...


GJ Rox fall to Chukars, finish homestand 1-7

By Patti Arnold

Six words said it all. “I just wanna start winning again.” Third baseman Ryan McMahon summed up the Grand Junction Rockies’ feelings Sunday after another lopsided loss, 10-2 to Idaho Falls at Suplizio Field. The Rockies ...


Conroy silences GJ Rockies’ bats

By Patti Arnold

Wind blowing in about 20 miles an hour, the book says you play your outfielders shallow. Both Grand Junction and Idaho Falls played by the book Saturday night at Suplizio Field. The difference in the Chukars’ 12-3 ...


Reality TV

By Patti Arnold

Tyler Paulson is a football guy. His dream job is to man one of the cameras at a Denver Broncos game someday. This baseball gig, though, is pretty cool. “I’ve never filmed baseball before. I’d never actually watched it ...

Catching Up, Aug. 10, 2013

By Patti Arnold

Editor’s note: Each week this summer, The Daily Sentinel will catch up with some of the 2012 Grand Junction Rockies who have moved up the organizational ladder, updating how their seasons are going. To check on your favorite former GJ ...

CMU students also learning how to be professionals

By Patti Arnold

Not only have the Colorado Mesa University students learned what it takes to produce a live baseball broadcast this summer, they’ve learned professional decorum, something you don’t pick up in the classroom. “The main thing ...


Popick re-injured in GJ Rockies’ defeat

By Patti Arnold

Situational hitting once again abandoned the Grand Junction Rockies on Friday night. The pitching wasn’t sharp, either, and it all added up to another loss, 14-6 against Idaho Falls. It dropped the Rockies to .500 (24-24), 3-7 in the ...


Second-half frustration

By Patti Arnold

The second half of the Pioneer League season, so far, has not been kind to the Grand Junction Rockies. One night after committing a whopping eight errors in an 11-10 loss to Orem, the Rockies played cleanly Thursday against Idaho Falls, save ...


Errors costly in GJ Rockies’ loss

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If only they could have gotten out of their own way Wednesday night, the Grand Junction Rockies would have found a way to steal a win. Instead, the Rockies’ season-high eight errors were costly as Orem survived a sloppy slugfest for an ...


Slump-busting victory

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Ryan McMahon reverted back to the days when he was in Little League and it worked. The Grand Junction Rockies’ third baseman snapped a cold spell at the plate with three hits, including a two-run triple in the seventh Tuesday night, to ...

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