GJ Rockies

Page 6 of 78


Junction boys

By Matt Meyer

It was big news when the Colorado Rockies drafted a Kansas high school pitcher who could throw a baseball 102 mph. It was big news for Grand Junction when Riley Pint inked his contract and started his career with the Grand Junction ...


Going to the Show

By Matt Meyer

Over the years, numerous people inside and outside of the Grand Junction Rockies, from clubbies to Todd Helton, have complimented Tony Diaz on his ability to build relationships. Now, the former manager and developmental supervisor will get ...

GJ Rockies’ Ray retiring as team’s GM

By Patti Arnold

Tim Ray hasn’t lost the passion he has for minor league baseball, particularly the Grand Junction Rockies. The energy it takes to be the general manager of a Rookie League ballclub, though, is starting to wane. In May, Ray knew the ...


Headed in the right direction

By Patti Arnold

It was always the hope that the young Grand Junction Rockies would grow into playoff contenders. But after finishing the first half of the season six games below .500, the youngest team in the Pioneer League (21 years, 4 months old on ...

David Dahl

Grand Junction providing a pipeline of big leaguers

By Patti Arnold

Throughout the baseball season, photos of former Grand Junction Rockies who were called up to the parent Rockies were hung on the wall in the front office at Suplizio Field. As the season progressed, more and more wall space had to be ...


GJ Rockies’ playoff chances end with loss

By Dale Shrull

So close but about 340-some feet away. With two outs in the books in the top of the ninth inning Wednesday night at Suplizio Field and the Grand Junction Rockies clinging to a 13-12 lead, one more out would have forced a winner-take-all game ...

Grand Junction Rockies recap, Sept. 6, 2016

By Patti Arnold

Tuesday at Suplizio Field Ogden 12, Grand Junction 10 Records Grand Junction 19-16 (35-38), Ogden 20-16 (37-37) Playoff update Colorado’s first-round draft pick, Riley Pint, will carry Grand Junction’s playoff hopes tonight ...


Rockies looking to regroup

By Patti Arnold

Monday at Suplizio Field Ogden 6, Grand Junction 2 Records Grand Junction 19-15 (35-37), Odgen 19-16 (36-37) Playoff push It’s now a best-of-three series to extend the season. Ogden’s victory reduced Grand Junction’s ...

Grand Junction rockies recap, Sept. 4, 2016

By Staff

Sunday at Brent Brown Ballpark Grand Junction 10, Orem 7 Records GJ Rockies 19-14 (35-36), Orem 15-19 (37-35) Playoff particulars Grand Junction has a 1½-game lead on Ogden and needs to split the final four-game regular-season ...

Grand Junction Rockies recap, Sept. 3, 2016

By Staff

Saturday at Brent Brown Ballpark Orem 4, Grand Junction 1 Records Grand Junction 18-14 (34-36), Orem 15-18 (37-34) The gap closes Every game is a big one for Grand Junction at this point in the season, and Saturday’s loss against ...

Page 6 of 78


734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Subscribe to print edition
Advertiser Tearsheet

© 2017 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy