Colorado Rockies: Clawing back into NL West Race

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It’s been awhile since we checked in with the boys over on Blake Street.

I have a confession, I am a Nuggets guy.  I’v been known to refresh Woj or like a crazy person for, well, nuggets.  I love the Rockies, I have more than a passing knowledge of them, both now and historically but there is a noticeable Nuggets lean to my writing.

I do what most local fans do, I go a bit dormant when Colorado enters their June swoon phase that often submarines their seasons.  I’m guilty of that most-reviled sports trope:  Bandwagoning.  I promise, it’s not intentional and this being my first season writing about all Colorado sports, I had intended to stay diligent.

I didn’t, so bear with me as I try to wade back into the depths of the Rox season.  It doesn’t hurt that they are 7-3 so far in July.

There’s also some wonderful local Rockies coverage over at Roxpile and Purple Row.

Let’s take a look at the Rockies July series: