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Brandon Barnes: Rockies sparkplug?

The Colorado Rockies have been playing well since Brandon Barnes was called up from Triple-A Albuquerque. The team had lost 15 of 18 games, but has gone 4-3 since his call-up, including a perfect 4-0 when he’s started. Coincidence? Mile High Sports sees a correlation: Although their third consecutive win was against a poor Reds team, the first two wins were against a hot Giants...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Brandon Barnes’ positive effect on the Rockies

The Colorado Rockies had lost 15 out of 18 games when they called up Brandon Barnes from Triple-A Albuquerque in advance of their matchup with the Philadelphia Phillies on May 20. Since that date, the ball club has won four out of seven contests and is a perfect 4-0 with Barnes in the starting lineup. The 29-year-old’s positive attitude, high-energy play, and his contributions...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Rumors: Toronto interested in Rockies' Brandon Barnes

The Toronto Blue Jays fell to the New York Yankees on Friday by the score of 6-4. The loss dropped the Blue Jays to 54-50, four games behind the Baltimore Orioles in the American League East. For the Blue Jays to compete down the stretch with the Yankees and the Orioles in the division, they will need help with the staff that is 24th in the league in ERA. The Blue Jays are also...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Barnes Gets Revenge With Go-Ahead Inside-The-Park Homer (Video)

Just over a year ago, the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies in wild fashion when outfielder Angel Pagan hit a walk-off inside-the-park home run at AT&T Park. Oh, how the tables have turned, Angel. Pagan found himself on the other end of the rare play on Saturday when Rockies outfielder Brandon Barnes came to the plate in the ninth inning with a runner on first and...
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Barnes Sets New Record for Colorado Rockies Saturday

There are certain things that you don't expect to happen too often during a baseball season. You don't expect to see birds hit by pitches. You don't expect to see Josh Hamilton play more than 120 games. You also don't expect to see too many guys hit inside the park home runs.You definitely don't expect to see someone hit two in a season--but Colorado's Brandon Barnes now has.via...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Barnes caps inside-the-park home run with dugout pushups (video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Most regular folks — crap most major league baseball players who aren’t known for being the epitome of physical fitness — likely would be able to pull off the remarkable feat Colorado Rockies outfielder Brandon Barnes was able to do following his inside-the-park home run during Thursday’s game against […] The post Brandon Barnes caps...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies’ Brandon Barnes Celebrates Inside-The-Park Homer With Push-Ups

Your browser does not support iframes. Colorado Rockies’ right fielder Brandon Barnes hit his first home run of the season Thursday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks, an inside-the-park dinger. Even after running around the bases and probably being completely tired, Barnes, who was pinch-hitting for the pitcher, was forced to do push-ups by his teammates […] The post Rockies’...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

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