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  1. Mike Leake becomes a rare single-digit-wearing pitcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... I could think of off the top of my head. He wears number 6. I asked Twitter for others and was reminded that Adam Ottavino wears 0 . Kyle Drabek did before 2015 but he switched when he joined the White Sox. That may be the entire list. Ten years ago ...


  2. The Colorado Rockies need a LiRPARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Purple Row

    ... qualified relievers for Run Expectancy based on 24 base-out states (RE24). Alas, the days of LiRPAx are done. Adam Ottavino possesses serious LiRPA potential, but may be the club's choice to assume a more traditional closing role once healthy and ...


  3. Tell us how the Colorado Rockies did at the Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Purple Row

    ... and has experience in late innings and the MLB postseason . He may be the Rockies' de facto closer until Adam Ottavino returns in the middle of 2016. Chad Qualls, 37, has appeared in more games over the last decade than any other pitcher in Major ...


  4. Jason Motte brings playoff experience, late inning stuff to the Colorado RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Purple Row

    ... anyways, Motte's signing (two years, $10 million) allows Colorado a veteran bullpen presence to lean on while Adam Ottavino returns from injury, it allows Motte the chance at a nice payday and a late-inning role, and it allows both team and player ...


  5. Jason MotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | LongmontFYI

    ... without a closer, having designated John Axford for assignment and then seeing him opt for free agency. Adam Ottavino, so good in April last spring, underwent Tommy John surgery on May 7 and likely won't pitch for the Rockies again until next June, ...


  6. Rockies sign Motte, Qualls to 2-year dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... stuff played heavily into our decision-making on this," Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich said. With closer Adam Ottavino coming off Tommy John surgery last May, which puts his aggressive timeline for a return at June and his conservative ...


  7. Rox 'pen options plentiful after non-tendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Colorado Rockies

    ... September. The Rockies could use power arms and experience on either side. There's also the matter of closer Adam Ottavino , who is coming off Tommy John surgery and may need several weeks after the season starts to finish his recovery and ease into ...


  8. Rockies provide stabilizing force for solid AxfordRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2015 | Colorado Rockies

    ... populated with hurlers going through growing pains. Axford signed as a setup man, but he became closer after Adam Ottavino suffered a season-ending right elbow injury and emerged as the veteran stage-setter after LaTroy Hawkins was traded to the ...


  9. Rockies failed to cash in on John AxfordRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2015 | Purple Row

    ... a lot of responsibility in the bullpen in the month of May, as LaTroy Hawkins struggled to get batters out and Adam Ottavino hit the disabled list after he partially tore his UCL, ending his season. Axford stepped up and took over the closer role ...


  10. Colorado falters late again as Axford issues costly walks to CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 |

    ... he was on the mound, not allowing a run in five games and racking up three saves. At the time, the loss of Adam Ottavino to Tommy John surgery , while tough news for the Rockies, seemed a little less damaging because of Axford's late-inning ...


  11. Rockies closer John Axford is not sweating impending trade deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Daily Camera

    ... I'm a Rockie right now and I will continue to be one, until I'm not." Axford took over the closer role from Adam Ottavino when Ottavino underwent season-ending Tommy John surgery in early May. Axford, whose fastball reaches 95 mph, will not become ...


  12. Axford finds serenity on Coors Field moundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... turned into a spot on the 40-man roster. He's back on the top of his game, assuming the closer role after Adam Ottavino underwent Tommy John surgery. He's not only converted the 10 save opportunities -- the rest of the Rockies staff is 5-for-10 -- ...


  13. Axford steps effectively into closer roleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Colorado Rockies

    ... during the offseason, partly at the behest of LaTroy Hawkins -- who lost the closer job early in the season. Adam Ottavino was closer briefly but suffered a season-ending elbow injury. It was good the Rockies could turn to Axford, who had pitched ...