Left-hander Sam Howard and hard-throwing righty Yency Almonte are trying to crack the Rockies' loaded rotation.
Colorado Rockies Schedule
About Colorado Rockies
Why Buy Colorado Rockies Tickets from SeatSmart?
Same tickets. Lower prices. Guaranteed.
When you buy Colorado Rockies tickets from SeatSmart, we guarantee that you are getting the lowest price available on the web. No other site can sell Colorado Rockies tickets at a lower price than the one you see for our Preferred Inventory.
SeatSmart connects you directly to professional sellers. That means that not only are you getting the lowest available price, but you're buying Colorado Rockies tickets that are 100% guaranteed to be authentic. Click here to learn more about our Authenticity Guarantee.
No Hidden Fees
You'll never be surprised by hidden fees when you buy Colorado Rockies tickets from SeatSmart. You deserve to know the final price of your tickets right from the get-go.
COL Homepage News
David Dahl understands it makes sense for the Rockies to send him to Triple-A Albuquerque to start the regular season, but he wants to make them think twice about it.
Brendan Rodgers started at second base for the Rockies against the Brewers on Saturday afternoon, but it was by no means the start of his day. Garrett Hampson was in the dugout slated to enter as a reserve, but the game was merely part of his day, too.
Rockies prospects Brendan Rodgers and Ryan McMahon were among top performers in Spring Training on Saturday.
Rockies first baseman Ian Desmond entered Friday's game against the Angels 3-for-31 this spring. By the time he left the second inning, he had two home runs in the 18-6 win.
One of the Rockies' biggest Opening Day roster decisions centers on left-handed relief pitcher Zac Rosscup, who is out of Minor League options.
If Spring Training is a laboratory, the Rockies' DJ LeMahieu is that dude in chemistry class who not only did all his homework but finished the class assignment at home. You know, with the Bunsen burners that happened to be laying around his room.
Who do the Rockies have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Colorado's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Rockies outfielder Sam Hilliard was among top prospect performers in Spring Training on Friday.
Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez went 1-for-3 with a run scored in the Rockies' 10-8 loss at Salt River Fields for his first Cactus League action in 2018.
Happy recent developments -- namely, the return of Carlos Gonzalez after a difficult free agency and the returns of left fielder Gerardo Parra and pinch-hit ace Pat Valaika from injury -- made for difficult decisions for Rockies manager Bud Black.
From baseball's brightest stars to the next great fantasy steal lurking on the Rockies' depth chart, everything you need to know is one click away.
Parra showed off his impressive grill game
Every Spring Training, prospects get a chance to show what they can do as they prepare for the upcoming season. Some compete for jobs in big league camp, while others vie for spots on Minor League affiliates. MLB Pipeline will visit all 30 camps this spring, and today we check in on the Rockies.
Rockies infielder and pinch-hit specialist Pat Valaika's gray pants were ripped pretty good Wednesday morning. But his left oblique muscle was strong and intact after he appeared in a simulated game in Scottsdale, and that's good news that came sooner than expected.
As part of MLB Pipeline's visit to all 30 Spring Training facilities, we're sitting down with prospects and getting to know them a little better. At Rockies camp, it was Colorado's No. 4 prospect, Colton Welker.
Carlos Gonzalez turned down last spring's multiyear contract offer from the Rockies for "the experience of going through free agency." All it did was remind him what was important.
Before a solid rookie season in 2017, Rockies left-hander Kyle Freeland added a little stop and kick -- "the Kershaw pause," he called it -- to his delivery.
Righty Chad Bettis spent earlier outings testing various parts of his delivery, and it paid off Monday, when he threw five strong innings in a 4-2 Cactus League victory over the D-backs.
Carlos Gonzalez showed flashes of his All-Star form late last season, and the Rockies hope to see more of that this year.
Jon Gray's career with the Rockies has gotten off to a good start, but could the righty turn into the franchise's best homegrown pitcher ever?
Rockies right-hander German Marquez got tagged for nine hits and eight runs in 2 2/3 innings pitched Sunday.
Whether Rockies shortstop Trevor Story reaches stardom could depend on how well he can match his approach to the situation. It's an improvement teammate Nolan Arenado has made, and one Story wants to emulate.
Former infielder Tony Wolters is learning the intricacies of being a catcher and has shown the desire to get the job done.
Rockies left-handed-hitting outfielders David Dahl and Raimel Tapia have more than Major League-quality tools and Minor League accomplishments in common. They have the blessing of Carlos Gonzalez.
Seven franchises have never won the World Series. So let's rank them based on their likelihood of ending the drought first.
With outfielder Carlos Gonzalez and the Rockies trying to finalize a one-year contract agreement Friday morning, Nolan Arenado apparently will get his brother back -- and the team will have a veteran power bat back in its lineup.
Jonathan Mayo take you on a tour of the Cactus League in this week's edition of the Pipeline Podcast. In addition to discussing Julio Pablo Martinez, whom the Rangers are expected to sign, Mayo conducts interviews with several top prospects.
There are still lessons for Rockies first baseman Ryan McMahon, but at least this spring they aren't the hard, painful ones.
Rockies left-hander Kyle Freeland wasn't efficient, but being effective was a step in the right direction on Thursday afternoon.
College softball pitcher strikes out Vinny Castilla
The Rockies' Ian Desmond experienced his 'ah-ha' moment one day in the batting cage at home in Sarasota, Fla., this offseason.
The Blue Jays' future was on full display Thursday as phenoms Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Bo Bichette and Anthony Alford combined for nine hits and six runs in Toronto's 9-3 win over the Orioles.
Rockies right-hander Chad Bettis intended to concentrate on the feel of a certain part of his delivery during Wednesday's "B" game against the Angels. But giving up four runs, two on a Carlos Perez homer, didn't feel good.
The Rockies believe the career and 2017 stats don't define right-handed relief pitcher Scott Oberg as much as illustrate a journey.
When Rockies catcher Tom Murphy relaxes, the ball flies. Murphy launched a low Mike Leake fastball beyond the 410-foot mark in center field in the fourth inning of the Rockies' 3-2 Cactus League victory over the Mariners on Tuesday night.
The Rockies entered last season confident even though they faced questions about their starting rotation and, quite frankly, years of losing ways. A trip to the postseason -- the team's first since 2009 -- was a solid response. But last year wasn't an acceptable final answer. In fact, questions abound.
Rockies star third baseman Nolan Arenado said he and the club will not discuss the possibility of a contract extension until after the 2018 season.