October 2007

Colorado Rockies Done Four

October 29, 2007

The sun came up this morning in Colorado. It even had kind of a red tinge to it. Wonder if that had anything to do with Red Sox Nation? Tomorrow the newspaper should start arriving by 6:00 again. No more 20-page World Series multi-color special sports sections delaying production and delivery the next morning. Some […]

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Kid Rocks To Sock Dice-K

October 27, 2007

The Refuse To Lose Tour is now a recent memory. Rocktober doesn’t quite have the same feel to it that it had a week ago. The Colorado Rockies trail the Boston Red Sox 2-0 heading into tonight’s first-ever World Series game in Denver. It’s Dice-K versus The Dragon Slayer: Daisuke Matsuzaka for Boston and Josh […]

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Rockies Rocked By Sox

October 25, 2007

Did the bubble burst? Have the wheels come off? Is the Refuse To Lose Tour really finito? All valid questions this morning in the wake of the Boston Red Sox 13-1 shellacking of the Colorado Rockies in Game 1 of the World Series last night. Boston ace Josh Beckett continued his postseason brilliance on the […]

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The Snakes Are Rattling But Not Biting

October 14, 2007

The Refuse To Lose Tour continues (19-1 and counting). After a sweep in the Arizona desert, 5-1 and 3-2 victories on Thursday and Friday nights, the Colorado Rockies are poised to close out the NLCS in Denver beginning with Game 3 tonight. The Arizona Diamondbacks are making some noise, but so far it’s just hollow […]

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Rocktober 10 and Eight Wins To Go

October 10, 2007

Out in Colorado withdrawal is setting in. Today marks the 4th straight day devoid of a Rockies game. The locals are getting restless and can’t wait until tomorrow night’s opening game of the National League Championship Series in Phoenix. Coloradans, for the past three weeks, have been experiencing an incredible rush of excitement the likes […]

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Rockies Magic Number Is Now 10

October 4, 2007

Some things you can’t explain. You just feel them. That’s what is going on now with the Colorado Rockies. There’s some kind of cosmic convergence happening. The stars must be aligned just right and the planets tilted favorably. The baseball gods are definitely in the Rockies corner. With almost surgical precision, Colorado ace Jeff Francis […]

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Rocktober, It Could Happen

October 1, 2007

So said a banner at Coors Field yesterday. Well, it did happen. At least for a day, anyway. The Colorado Rockies improbable run to a postseason playoff berth is now but one victory away after a nail-biting 4-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday afternoon. The Rox won 11 in a row and 13 out of […]

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