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Dexter Fowler called back up to Colorado Rockies

Dexter Fowler became a fan favorite during his rookie season with the Colorado Rockies in 2009, but after hitting just .216 in 139 at bats to start the 2010 season many wondered what it would take to get the speedy switch-hitter back on track. So the Rockies sent him to Triple-A Colorado Springs for an entire month–just as they did with catcher Chris Iannetta–to see if they could get... 

Programming Reminder: Countdown to UFC 116: Brock Lesnar vs. Shane Carwin debuts Monday night on SPIKE TV

The match that the Ultimate fighting Championship has deemed “The Biggest Heavyweight Battle in History,” is less than a week away. That means it is time for the UFC 116: Lesnar vs. Carwin Countdown show on SPIKE TV to showcase the training camps of UFC Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar and Colorado’s own UFC Interim Heavyweight Champion Shane Carwin. The show premieres at an unusually... 

Jorge De La Rosa strong in rehab assignment

For anybody who has consistently watched the Colorado Rockies this season it is clear that the back end of the starting rotation needs a boost. On Sunday, the pitcher to deliver that boost moved closer to returning to the major league club. Jorge De La Rosa, who has been on the disabled list since April 25 with a torn tendon in his middle finger, was on top of his game Sunday with Triple-A Colorado... 

Huston Street back in the Rockies bullpen, Matt Belisle closing

Huston Street returned to the Colorado Rockies bullpen on Tuesday after being activated for the first time this season. He spent the last several weeks rehabbing his throwing shoulder after he experienced weakness in the shoulder during spring training. Street then tweaked his groin in a Double-A rehab assignment which delayed his comeback another few weeks. After struggling in a few rehab starts... 

Colorado’s Chris Camozzi victorious in TUF 11 Finale

After Lakewood, Colo.’s own Chris Camozzi’s short stint on The Ultimate Fighter Season 11, one thing was certain: Camozzi has a lot of heart and toughness. He once again showed that when he had the opportunity to return to the UFC organization on the TUF 11 Live Finale. Despite suffering a separated shoulder, Camozzi still pulled out a unanimous decision victory against TUF 11 alumnus James... 
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