Rockies Insider: With Colorado’s farm teams potentially extinct, remember the state’s first and most memorable minor league franchises
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Rockies Insider: With Colorado’s farm teams potentially extinct, remember the state’s first and most memorable minor league franchises

With Colorado baseball fans mourning the potential loss of its farm teams in Grand Junction and Colorado Springs due to Minor League Baseball’s proposed contraction ahead of 2021, let’s take a moment to appreciate the state’s minor league roots. Colorado’s first minor league team was the Denvers of the Western League in 1886. The Western […]

Minor League Baseball season officially canceled as prospect of shrunken farm system in 2021 looms
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Minor League Baseball season officially canceled as prospect of shrunken farm system in 2021 looms

What had long been expected is now official: There will be no minor league baseball season in 2020. “We’ve certainly thought that this was a possibility, and so it’s not necessarily a surprise,” Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich said Tuesday. “It always seemed somewhat logical that it was going to be difficult to have a […]