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  1. Scott Oberg: What He Brings to the Colorado RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Rox Pile

    ... the Rockies had to go with Oberg because of a lack of options out of the pen. This year, with the return of Adam Ottavino and the addition of Jordan Lyles and Jason Motte , there are more options. He also fills a "long short relief" role for the ...

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  2. Comeback Story Going According To Script For Rockies' OttavinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | CBS Local

    ... only one in the stadium, and it is a big place to be alone in. So that's definitely the prevailing emotion." Adam Ottavino of the Colorado Rockies poses for a portrait at the Salt River Fields at Talking Stick on February 29, 2016 in Sottsdale ...

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  3. Motte unfazed despite struggles with locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Colorado Rockies

    ... into National League Wild Card contention, they can ill afford for Motte to continue on a bad streak. Righty Adam Ottavino is pitching in high-leverage situations, but the Rockies are rationing out his opportunities because he is coming off Tommy ...

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  4. Rockies' Charlie Weiss backs streaky Jason MotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Daily Camera

    ... some big outs for us. So yeah, I still have confidence in him." Weiss also explained that with right-hander Adam Ottavino unavailable Friday night, and lefty Jake McGee still struggling to find his command, Motte was his only workable option in the ...

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  5. Rockies' Walt Weiss gives vote of confidence to streaky reliever Jason MotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Denver Post

    ... some big outs for us. So yeah, I still have confidence in him." Weiss also explained that with right-hander Adam Ottavino unavailable Friday night, and lefty Jake McGee still struggling to find his command, Motte was his only workable option in the ...

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  6. The Colorado Rockies Are Misusing Chris RusinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Rox Pile

    ... the starting rotation has become much stronger. However, the bullpen is up for grabs in Denver right now. Adam Ottavino is working his way back, and Carlos Estevez has showed a lot of promise, but there are plenty of spots for a lefty who can ...

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  7. Adam Ottavino at "90 percent," Ready for Late-Inning PressureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Rox Pile

    Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss has said that's he's methodically gearing Adam Ottavino up to work in higher-leverage situations. Weiss held true to his word on Monday night against the Tampa Bay Rays .

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  8. Colorado Rockies reliever Adam Ottavino working back to late-inning role after Tommy John surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Purple Row

    For the first time since his return from Tommy John surgery earlier this month, Rockies reliever Adam Ottavino faced a high-leverage situation in Monday's win over the Rays. With the Rockies clinging to a 5-4 lead with one out in the seventh, Ottavino came in with the tying run on second and struck out Logan Forsythe and induced a groundout from Kevin Kiermaier to end the inning and preserve the Rockies' lead.

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  9. Bullpen Comes Up Big As Rockies Beat RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | CBS Local

    "There's a sense of urgency with our club, and I like the way they're responding so far," Weiss said. Weiss was even more pleased when the Rockies beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-4, as relievers Adam Ottavino in the seventh and Jason Motte in the eighth stranded the tying run at third base.

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  10. Ottavino gets big outs in win over RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Colorado Rockies

    Rockies manager Walt Weiss said recently that he was ready to use right-hander Adam Ottavino in high-leverage situations, and Ottavino flourished in his first opportunity. Coming in with one out and the tying run on second base, Ottavino threw a scoreless two-thirds of an inning in Monday's "I'm about 90 percent," Ottavino said.

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  11. Snell's No. 4 a rarity for a pitcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    ... Cardinals' Mike Leake (No. 8) and Toronto's Marcus Stroman (No. 6). Now Snell is on that list, wearing No. 4. Adam Ottavino , who made his first appearance of the season this week, wears No. 0. The reason for the rarity could have something to do ...

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  12. Kiszla vs. Groke: Can these Rockies make the playoffs? Playoffs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Denver Post

    ... in the lineup who can rake. Manager Walt Weiss takes optimism from the fact injured pitchers Tyler Chatwood, Adam Ottavino and Jake McGee will soon be healthy. But do the Rockies have enough arms to stay in the race? Groke: No team has enough arms ...

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  13. Rockies push back Rusin; Butler starts SaturdayRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Colorado Rockies

    ... at some point. It looked pretty good last night, so we're going to run with it again." Righty reliever Adam Ottavino , who did not give up a run in 10 appearances last year before undergoing Tommy John surgery, will throw a live batting practice ...

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  14. Colorado Rockies on the Cusp of Big Pitching ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Rox Pile

    ... during the Red Sox series. While Motte is progressing back from his injury, so is former Colorado closer Adam Ottavino , who has been working to recover from Tommy John surgery. Ottavino is expected to face live hitters later in the month and, if ...

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  15. The Rockies might actually have good pitching right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Purple Row

    ... Chatwood (in returning from injury) and Eddie Butler is overwhelming, and with Miguel Castro, Jason Motte and Adam Ottavino all likely coming back from injury over the next couple of months, the bullpen should be much improved as well. The process ...

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  16. Home (not) sweet home for RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Colorado Rockies

    ... 38-43 in 2011. So why is Weiss convinced things are going to change? Well, he is confident that former closer Adam Ottavino will be healthy and back to work before the All-Star break, along with a pending return of Miguel Castro , the 21-year-old ...

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  17. Jose Reyes still not with Rockies; "We're bystanders," GM Bridich saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Daily Camera

    ... through eighth innings for Tampa Bay last season. The Rockies traded for him during the offseason and, with Adam Ottavino out after Tommy John surgery and Jason Motte on the shelf because of a shoulder injury, McGee will be the closer until told ...

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  18. 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 ...

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  19. 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 ...

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  20. 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 ...

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