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Colorado Rockies 2021 Schedule Announced

Rockies open at home for the first time since 2011
July 9, 2020

In collaboration with Major League Baseball, the Colorado Rockies announced today the preliminary 162-game schedule for the 2021 Major League Baseball season. Game times have yet to be announced.

2020 60-Game Colorado Rockies Schedule Announced

July 6, 2020

Rockies will open the 2020 season at Texas on July 24 with the Home Opener on July 31 vs. San Diego

Colorado Rockies sign outfielder Matt Kemp to Minor League contract

July 4, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have agreed to terms with outfielder Matt Kemp on a Minor League contract. Kemp will be added to Colorado’s 60-man player pool and will wear #25. An updated version of Colorado’s player pool roster is attached. • Kemp, 35, is a

Colorado Rockies agree to terms with Competitive Balance Round A selection Drew Romo 

Colorado has signed all six selections from the 2020 First-Year Player Draft
July 1, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have agreed to terms with catcher Drew Romo, who was selected in competitive balance round A of the 2020 First-Year Player Draft out of The Woodlands High School in Woodlands, Texas. With his signing, the Rockies have now signed all six

Colorado Rockies announce club player pool for Major League Spring Training

All 52 players in pool attended Major League Spring Training prior to March 13 shutdown
June 28, 2020

DENVER — The Colorado Rockies announced today the Club’s player pool for Major League Spring Training. The list is comprised of the 39 players on the Club’s 40-man roster as well as 13 additional players, all of whom attended 2020 Major League Spring Training prior to the March 13 shutdown.

Rockies agree to terms with second-round selection Chris McMahon

Club also signs Luke Leisenring and Tanner Propst as non-drafted amateur free agents
June 26, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Chris McMahon, selected in the second round of the 2020 First-Year Player Draft out of the University of Miami. Additionally, the Rockies announced the signings of two non-drafted amateur free agents: catcher Luke Leisenring

Colorado Rockies agree to terms with second-round selection Chris McMahon

Club also signs Luke Leisenring and Tanner Propst as non-drafted amateur free agents
June 26, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Chris McMahon, selected in the second round of the 2020 First-Year Player Draft out of the University of Miami. Additionally, the Rockies announced the signings of two non-drafted amateur free agents: catcher Luke Leisenring

Colorado Rockies agree to terms with three selections from 2020 Draft, including first-round selection Zac Veen

Third-round selection Sam Weatherly and fifth-round selection Jack Blomgren also agree to terms
June 24, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have agreed to terms with three of their selections from the 2020 First-Year Player Draft: outfielder Zac Veen, selected in the first round out of Spruce Creek HS in Port Orange, Fla., left-handed pitcher Sam Weatherly, selected in the third round

Colorado Rockies agree to terms with fourth-round selection Case Williams

Castle Rock native and Douglas County High School senior is the first 2020 Draft selection to sign
June 17, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Case Williams, whom the Rockies selected out of Douglas County High School in Castle Rock, Colo., in the fourth round of the 2020 First-Year Player Draft. Per Club policy, terms of the agreement will

Rockies Select Four Players on MLB Draft's Second and Final Day

Rockies select three pitchers and one shortstop in rounds two through five
June 11, 2020

The Colorado Rockies concluded the second and final day of Major League Baseball's 2020 First-Year Player Draft on Thursday, selecting four players in rounds two through five.

Colorado Rockies select catcher Drew Romo with their second pick in the 2020 First-Year Player Draft

June 10, 2020

With their competitive balance round A pick (35th overall) of the 2020 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, the Colorado Rockies selected catcher Drew Romo out of The Woodlands High School in Woodlands, Texas. It is the highest the Rockies have selected a catcher in the First-Year Player Draft in

Colorado Rockies select outfielder Zac Veen as the Ninth overall pick in the 2020 MLB Draft

June 10, 2020

With the ninth overall pick in the 2020 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft, the Colorado Rockies selected outfielder Zac Veen out of Spruce Creek High School in Port Orange, Fla.

Colorado Rockies Dugout Stores to reopen June 10

No ticket services will be available, social distancing requirements will be observed
June 8, 2020

DENVER -- The Colorado Rockies Dugout Stores will reopen beginning Wednesday, June 10, 2020. The safety of our guests and employees is our primary concern, and as a result, the following policies have been implemented: • We ask that all customers wear masks. All employees will be wearing masks. •

Tattered Cover LoDo announces move to McGregor Square in 2021

May 4, 2020

DENVER – Tattered Cover Book Store announced today that its location in historic lower downtown Denver will move to McGregor Square, the new multi-use development being built adjacent to Coors Field. The iconic Denver book store will open in its new location in the first quarter of 2021. “We are

Colorado Rockies Foundation teams up with fans and players to donate over half a million dollars to regional food banks

Over 1,100 individuals made donations during a “Stay at Home Opener” broadcast and “Feed the Rockies” fundraiser, as the Rockies Foundation provides funds for two million meals
April 7, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies Baseball Club Foundation announced today that a total of $502,425 was raised for food banks in Colorado and Wyoming during the “Stay at Home Opener: Feed the Rockies” event that aired on AT&T SportsNet and on Rockies.com on Friday, April 3 at 2 p.m. MDT

Colorado Rockies Foundation announces “Stay at Home Opener” & “Feed the Rockies” benefiting food banks in Colorado and Wyoming on Friday, April 3

Special “virtual” game broadcast on AT&T SportsNet and Rockies.com will feature the most memorable innings in Home Opener history and a “Feed the Rockies” fundraiser event for Food Bank of the Rockies
April 1, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies Foundation announced today that, in light of the postponement to the start of the 2020 season, they will air a special “Stay at Home Opener” Feed the Rockies event on Friday, April 3, the original date of the Rockies’ home opener. The virtual game broadcast,

Colorado Rockies transactions

March 26, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have optioned right-handed pitchers Ryan Castellani, José Mujica and Jesus Tinoco, as well as outfielder Yonathan Daza, to Triple-A Albuquerque.

Statement on suspension of Spring Training and delay of 2020 regular season

March 12, 2020

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – The Colorado Rockies fully support Major League Baseball’s decision to suspend Spring Training games and postpone Opening Day by at least two weeks in an effort to limit the spread of the coronavirus. Our top priority will always be the health and safety of our fans, players,

Colorado Rockies Spring Training transactions

March 10, 2020

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have optioned right-handed pitcher Ashton Goudeau to Triple-A Albuquerque. The Rockies have 48 players in Major League Spring Training Camp, including 13 non-roster players.

Colorado Rockies and AT&T Sportsnet announce 2020 broadcast schedule

Network to televise 150 regular-season games and six Spring Training games
February 11, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies and AT&T SportsNet announced today the network’s 2020 Colorado Rockies telecast schedule. The network will air 150 Rockies regular-season games and six Spring Training games. AT&T SportsNet Spring Training coverage begins Monday, March 16 with a matchup against the San Francisco Giants at Salt River

Colorado Rockies announce non-roster players for 2020 Spring Training

21 players receive non-roster invitations
February 5, 2020

DENVER — The Colorado Rockies announced today the club’s non-roster invitations to 2020 Major League Spring Training. Below is the current list of all 21 players, by position. LH Pitchers (2): Tim Collins, Ryan Rolison RH Pitchers (7): Tommy Doyle, Joe Harvey, Julian Fernández, Alexander Guillen, Ubaldo Jiménez, Tim Melville,

Colorado Rockies, shortstop Trevor Story agree on contract

Contract covers 2020-21 seasons
January 31, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies announced today that they have agreed to terms with shortstop Trevor Story on a two-year contract to avoid arbitration that will span the 2020-21 seasons. • Story, 27, batted .294 (173-for-588) with 111 runs, 38 doubles, five triples, 35 home runs, 85 RBI, 58 walks

Colorado Rockies announce 2020 Minor League staff

Changes include new managers at the Triple-A, Double-A and Short-Season levels
January 29, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies announced today their Minor League staff for the 2020 season. Warren Schaeffer will take over as the manager of the Triple-A Albuquerque Isotopes after spending the previous two seasons as the manager at Double-A Hartford. This will be Schaeffer’s eighth season overall in the Rockies

Larry Walker becomes first Rockies player elected to Hall of Fame

Walker received 76.6% of votes in 10th and final year on ballot
January 21, 2020

DENVER — It was announced this evening that Larry Walker has been elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame after receiving 76.6% of the vote in his 10th and final year on the ballot. The announcement was made by National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum President Tim Mead

Rockies statement on suspension of right-handed pitcher Justin Lawrence

January 17, 2020

DENVER – The Colorado Rockies are disappointed to announce that right-handed pitcher Justin Lawrence has violated the terms of Major League Baseball’s Drug Prevention and Treatment Program, resulting in his 80-game suspension. The Rockies organization fully supports MLB’s Drug Prevention and Treatment Program and we believe that Justin will learn