Kiss 'Em Goodbye: Colorado Rockies
It's a good bet that Roxtober could return in earnest in 2010
Insider's series on MLB teams that are done for the year continues with the Colorado Rockies, who emerged from the cellar and nearly won the NL West. To see an archive of Kiss 'Em Goodbye, please go here.
Baseball Prospectus' preseason PECOTA projection: 71-91, fifth place
Actual record: 92-70, second place
Coors Field is an advantage, sure, but this team can play some ball.To read Buster Olney's take on what went wrong for the Rockies and what's next, plus items from the rumor mill, number-crunching analysis from Baseball Prospectus, a draft recap and whom to watch in spring training, you must be an ESPN Insider.
Kiss 'Em Goodbye on ESPN Insider
Insider and Baseball Prospectus now ask: What went wrong for each MLB team, and what may the future hold? We'll be covering the playoff teams as they're eliminated, and finish off with what the World Series champs need to do to improve (hey, there's always something).