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Helton to make 2013 decision after winter workouts

Todd Helton won't make a decision on whether he'll play in 2013 until after he sees how his surgically repaired hip feels after winter workouts.

Rockies' Walt Weiss names Tom Runnells bench coach

The new manager of the Colorado Rockies has named Tom Runnells as his bench coach, according to a report. The 57-year-old Runnells has served as the Rockies bench coach since 2009.

Rockies hoping Giambi stays on as hitting coach

Giambi lost out on becoming the manager, but the Rockies still want the veteran first baseman on their coaching staff.

New Rockies manager Weiss gets one-year deal

New Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss received a one-year deal from the organization, announced Wednesday night. The 14-year Major League veteran has never coached in professional baseball before.

Walt Weiss heads into the unknown

Walt Weiss was a decent ballplayer, more renowned for smarts than stats. As the sixth manager in Rockies history, he faces a challenge unlike any of the previous five. Can Weiss' baseball IQ surmount the Rockies' front office chaos?

Rockies name Walt Weiss manager

Weiss becomes the sixth manager in Rockies history.

Weiss the favorite to land Rockies' manager job

Walt Weiss, who spent several years with the Rockies as a special assistant to general manager Dan O'Dowd, is reportedly the favorite to replace Jim Tracy as Colorado's manager.

Eric Young Sr. was on Rockies' radar for manager

Eric Young Sr., who spent the past two seasons as the Diamondbacks' first base coach, was reportedly one of a few preliminary candidates for the Rockies' managerial vacancy.

Rockies complete managerial candidate interviews

Matt Williams completed his interview for the Rockies' managerial vacancy on Monday. Now, he and the three other candidates for the job will wait as the Rockies make their decision.

Rockies to interview Williams on Monday

The Rockies will conclude their interviews for the open managerial post on Monday when they meet with Diamondbacks third-base coach Matt Williams. The team is expected to come to a decision on the position in a few days.

Woods, Dickerson to play in AFL rising stars game

Colorado Rockies prospects Coty Woods and Corey Dickerson have been selected to play in the Rising Stars game for the Arizona Fall League on Saturday.

Rockies' De La Rosa exercises option for 2013

Veteran pitcher Jorge De La Rosa decided to forgo the free agent market and exercised his option for the 2013 season.

Kent Matthes tearing up Fall League

Kent Matthes continued his torrid Fall League by hitting a go-ahead homer to lead the Salt River Rafters.

Rockies' Matthes, Davis key win in AZ Fall League

A pair of Rockies prospects accounted for eight runs in an Arizona Fall League win.

Rockies draft picks highlight top college classes

Several Colorado Rockies picks are parts of some of the best college recruiting classes in the nation.

Carlos Gonzalez finalist for NL GG in left field

Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez is a finalist for the National League Gold Glove in left field. Martin Prado and Ryan Braun are his competitors.

Scutaro drives in Series-winning run for Giants

The former Rockies infielder drove in the World Series-winning run on Sunday night.

Jerry Manuel, Pete Mackanin candidates for manager

Jerry Manuel and Pete Mackanin can be added to the list of candidates for the Colorado Rockies managerial job, open since Jim Tracy's resignation on Oct. 7.

Rockies interview Walt Weiss for manager

Former Rockies player, Walt Weiss is the latest to interview for their open managerial position.

Matthes leads Salt River to 8-7 win in AFL action

A trio of Colorado Rockies minor leaguers contributed to the Salt River Rafters 8-7 win over the Peoria Javelinas in AFL action on Friday. Right fielder Kent Matthes had a huge day at the plate going 3-for-4 with a home run and two doubles.

Rockies talk to Walt Weiss about manager's job

The Colorado Rockies have talked to former shortstop Walt Weiss about the vacant manager position, according to a report.

Jason Giambi still candidate to be Rockies manager

Veteran Jason Giambi has impressed Rockies brass and remains a strong candidate to assume Colorado's vacant managerial position, according to a report.

Rockies to interview outside managerial candidates

Colorado is expected to expand its managerial search to outside candidates in the coming days.

Jim Tracy among candidates for Blue Jays job

Former Colorado Rockies manager Jim Tracy is among a handful of names emerging as candidates for the opening in Toronto for the Blue Jays' open managerial position.

Rockies name Wiley as director of pitching ops

The Colorado Rockies have hired Mark Wiley as the Director of Pitching Operations, the organization announced today.

Mikulik discusses Rockies' decision to cut ties

Former Asheville Tourists manager Joe Mikulik had some interesting things to say about his situation with the Colorado Rockies organization shortly after being let go.

Wilin Rosario named to All-Rookie team

The rookie catcher hit 28 home runs for the Rockies in 2012.

Rockies fire low-A manager Joe Mikulik

Asheville Tourists manager Joe Mikulik was fired by the Colorado Rockies organization on Friday.

Rockies' Gonzalez, Froneberger help Rafters win

Colorado Rockies farmhands Jose Gonzalez and Isaiah Froneberger contributed to the Salt River Rafters' 12-9 victory over the Peoria Javelinas in Arizona Fall League play on Wednesday.

Matthes collects 2 hits in Fall League

Two Colorado Rockies prospects played Tuesday for the Arizona Fall League's Salt River Rafters.

Giambi to interview for Rockies manager

The Colorado first-baseman recently had hernia surgery to keep the possibility of a 2013 season alive.

Year of the Fan -- not so much

The Colorado Rockies' 2012 season was no fun, as the team nearly lost 100 games. Here's some ways to improve the fan experience (and it doesn't involve getting the players on the roster to do better -- for better or worse).