The Colorado Rockies have completed interviews for the open manager position as the brass interviewed Diamondbacks third-base coach Matt Williams on Monday. Williams was the last of four candidates to interview. That group also includes veteran Jason Giambi, former Rockies shortstop Walt Weiss, and bench coach Tom Runnells.
November 5, 2012
The Colorado Rockies are one of only two teams currently searching for their next manager, the Boston Red Sox are the other. The Rockies are in no hurry to hire a manager as they interviewed bench coach Tom Runnells for two full days this week. The club will conclude its in-house interviews with Jason Giambi (yes, that Jason Giambi) before going outside the organization for possible candidates.
October 17, 2012
This midweek edition of Rockies notes recaps Tuesday's scores with news and notes from all around the organization. In the minors, top prospect Nolan Arenado is struggling. In the majors, Jason Giambi hits the DL with an infection and Edwar Cabrera makes his 2nd big league start.
July 25, 2012
Drew Pomeranz is finally in the Colorado Rockies rotation and he's on the hill Friday night. No pitcher to start a game for Colorado this season has an adjusted-ERA (ERA+) better than 91 beside Pomeranz, who has a 127 ERA+ in six big league starts. The Rockies have needed him all along, but now it appears that he's ready.
July 6, 2012
The Colorado Rockies topped the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-5 Wednesday afternoon when Jason Giambi sent the fans at Coors Field home happy. Needing only a sacrifice fly for the win, Giambi sat on a fastball and didn't miss it resulting in a walk-off home run.
May 2, 2012