With his strong 2018, Freeland became a vital part of a starting rotation that helped the Rockies to the postseason for a second straight season. But his ERA more than doubled and his home run rate almost tripled last year, when he was 3-11 with a 6.73 ERA and gave up 25 home runs in 104 1/3 innings. … [Read more...] about Kyle Freeland Brings A New Look To Spring Training
Oklahoma State’s Mike Gundy recently reacted to the Big Ten’s proposal for across-the-board one-time transfers this way: “The NFL doesn’t have unrestricted, anytime free agency. None of the pro sports do. Those athletes have to fulfill their contract. What we have with our student-athletes is a four-year contract. It is what we sign and they sign when they are recruited.” … [Read more...] about Fallout From Mel Tucker’s Move Extends Past Michigan State, Colorado To recruiting, The Pac-12 And Beyond
Global warming is taking a severe toll on the snowpack that feeds the river, the scientists found. As temperatures increase, snow cover in the region is declining, meaning less energy from the sun is reflected back into space and more warms the ground as heat. … [Read more...] about Climate change is drying up the Colorado River, putting millions at risk of ‘severe water shortages’
LHP Tyler Anderson, RHP Kevin Gausman, RHP Tyler Rogers, RHP Rico Garcia and INF Cristhian Adames, Giants San Francisco has the most players with Colorado ties of any Cactus League team. Anderson, a former first-round pick by the Rockies in 2011, is out to prove he still has something left in the tank after knee surgery derailed his 2019 season. … [Read more...] about Rockies Insider: Players with Colorado ties worth tracking in the Cactus League
Nuggets Mailbag: Should Denver expect star calls against Lakers? I think referees sometimes don’t give Jokic the benefit of the doubt because of his slow, plodding play. What the Nuggets would contend, though, is that Jokic is getting fouled because of his methodical approach. Read more… … [Read more...] about Ty Smilanic to the Avalanche? NHL mock draft has Colorado native staying in state.