Pedro Astacio

Right-hander Pedro Astacio made national news by tossing a shutout…

Garrett Atkins

When Garrett Atkins made his major-league debut with the Colorado…

Clint Barmes

After spending five seasons in the minor leagues, in addition…

Don Baylor

Don Baylor was a hustling player who ran the bases aggressively…

Dante Bichette

Dante Bichette is one of the most important figures in Rockies…

Ellis Burks

Few players in the history of major-league baseball have displayed…

Vinny Castilla

Fernando Valenzuela is probably the most famous Mexican-born…

Aaron Cook

Sometimes, let’s say most of the time, knowing exactly what…

Coors Field (Denver)

Coors Field opened for baseball on April 26, 1995. The Colorado…

Jeff Francis

For those of you have never heard of the Magnus Force, as first…

Brian Fuentes

Whenever a major-league closer comes in for a save opportunity,…

Andres Galarraga

Andrés Jose Padovani Galarraga was known as the Big Cat, or…

Bob Gebhard

Bob Gebhard, the man who became the first general manager in…

Brad Hawpe

What do you, a young ballplayer, do when your college of choice…

Todd Helton

You come to Colorado, the first guy you talk about is Todd Helton.…

Clint Hurdle

The cover of the March 20, 1978, annual baseball preview issue…

Jason Jennings

Jason Jennings had what might be the greatest debut in baseball…

Keli McGregor

“No matter what your role or title, model greatness and invite…

Jerry McMorris

“I'll never forget the experience of going to spring training…

Mile High Stadium (Denver)

Imagine two strangers stranded on a South Sea island from Taos,…

Dick and Charlie Monfort

This biography appears in Major League Baseball A Mile High:…

Dan O'Dowd

Dan O’Dowd was a baseball man from the beginning. Born in Morristown,…

Kevin Ritz

Following a promising rookie year in 1989, pitcher Kevin Ritz…

Larry Walker

“What if?” It is a perennial question and in baseball, the…