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FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2019, file photo, Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado warms up before a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Denver. Rockies star Arenado said he feels disrespected after Colorado general manager Jeff Bridich acknowledged listening to trade offers for the seven-time Gold Glove winner. Bridich told The Denver Post on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, that he expected Arenado to be Colorado's third baseman this season after discussing potential deals involving the 28-year-old this winter. The five-time All-Star agreed to a $260 million, eight-year contract with the Rockies last February. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

Rockies' Arenado feels disrespected over trade rumors

Jan. 20, 2020 10:31 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Rockies star Nolan Arenado said he feels disrespected after Colorado general manager Jeff Bridich acknowledged listening to trade offers for the seven-time Gold Glove winner. Bridich told The Denver Post on Monday that he expected Arenado to be Colorado's third baseman this season after...

FILE In this Feb. 20, 2019, file photo, Colorado Rockies pitcher Justin Lawrence poses in uniform. Lawrence has been suspended for 80 games under the major league drug program following a positive test for a performance-enhancing substance. The 25-year-old right-hander tested positive for Dehydrochlormethyltestosterone (DHCMT), the commissioner's office said Friday, Jan. 17, 2020. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)

Rockies pitcher Justin Lawrence gets 80-game drug ban

Jan. 17, 2020 6:03 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Rockies pitcher Justin Lawrence has been suspended for 80 games under the major league drug program following a positive test for a performance-enhancing substance. The 25-year-old right-hander tested positive for Dehydrochlormethyltestosterone (DHCMT), the commissioner's office said...

Rockies to honor Larry Walker by retiring his jersey number

Jan. 17, 2020 4:14 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies will retire the jersey number of outfielder Larry Walker in a ceremony during the upcoming season. The Rockies announced Friday they will honor Walker on April 19 when they play another one of Walker's former teams, the St. Louis Cardinals. Walker's No. 33 will be...

FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2019, file photo, Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story throws to first base to put out New York Mets' Marcus Stroman during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Denver.  Story asked for $11.5 million and the Rockies offered him $10.75 million when players and teams exchanged proposed salaries in salary arbitration Friday, Jan. 10. Colorado catcher Tony Wolters also could be headed toward a hearing next month after requesting a raise from $960,000 to $2,475,000. The Rockies offered $1.9 million. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

Story, Rockies $750K apart; Gray gets $5.6 million

Jan. 11, 2020 1:13 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — All-Star shortstop Trevor Story asked for $11.5 million and the Colorado Rockies offered him $10.75 million when players and teams exchanged proposed salaries in salary arbitration Friday. Colorado catcher Tony Wolters also could be headed toward a hearing next month after requesting a raise...

Colorado, Wyoming start new year with lots of snow and wind

Jan. 2, 2020 1:44 AM EST

Parts of Colorado and Wyoming are starting the new year with lots of snow and wind. Interstate 25 was shut down near the Wyoming-Colorado border on Wednesday after winds up to 70 mph (113 kph) overturned some vehicles and pushed others off the road according to the Wyoming Highway Patrol. The National Weather...

Rockies, Oberg agree to $13 million, 3-year deal

Dec. 11, 2019 9:43 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Right-hander Scott Oberg and the Colorado Rockies agreed Wednesday to a $13 million, three-year contract with a club option for 2023 that could make the deal worth $21 million over four seasons. Oberg gets $2 million next season, $4 million in 2021 and $7 million in 2022, and the Rockies'...

FILE - In this Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, file photo, Colorado Rockies first baseman Daniel Murphy makes a play for an out on a ball hit by Arizona Diamondbacks' Jarrod Dyson in the third inning during a baseball game in Phoenix. Colorado Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich says veteran first baseman Daniel Murphy may have rushed back too soon from a broken left index finger last season. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)

Rockies GM: Murphy probably returned too soon from injury

Dec. 11, 2019 12:35 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Colorado Rockies saw how much Daniel Murphy wanted his first season with the team to be a memorable one. That eagerness may have backfired. General manager Jeff Bridich said the veteran first baseman may have rushed back too soon from a broken left index finger he injured diving for...