Dwayne Johnson backs stuntman's film honoring Knievel jump

Before climbing into the cockpit of his steam-powered rocket and blasting off across the Snake River Canyon, daredevil Eddie Braun scribbled two things on his bare chest in marker. B...

Rockies chasing 1st division title in tight NL West race

DENVER (AP) — Opposing managers Dave Roberts and Bud Black are close friends. Star infielders Nolan Arenado and Paul Goldschmidt talk all the time. Just maybe not so much right now. ...

Downhill racer Breezy Johnson out for season with torn ACL

There was never a pop, any searing pain or signs of swelling in U.S. downhill ski racer Breezy Johnson's right knee. She even took a few more runs after her recent crash while training in Chile. ...

LeMahieu hits 2-run homer in 9th, Rox beat D-backs 5-4

DENVER (AP) — DJ LeMahieu hit a two-run homer off Yoshihisa Hirano in the ninth inning, and the NL West-leading Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 on Wednesday night. ...

Marte drives in 4, D-backs beat NL West-leading Rockies 6-3

DENVER (AP) — Ketel Marte drove in four runs, including a two-out, two-run triple to break a sixth-inning tie, reliever Yoshihisa Hirano helped Arizona weather a ninth-inning scare for his first big l...

Offense erupts, Marquez dazzles as Rockies beat D-backs 13-2

DENVER (AP) — Trevor Story hit a three-run homer during a six-run fifth inning, German Marquez struck out 11 over seven masterful innings and the NL West-leading Colorado Rockies gained more separatio...

Turner's 4 hits lift Dodgers past NL West-leading Rox 9-6

DENVER (AP) — Justin Turner hit a two-run homer as part of a four-hit day and the Los Angeles Dodgers climbed closer to the first-place Colorado Rockies in the NL West with a 9-6 win Sunday. ...

Kershaw efficient, Dodgers pull closer to 1st-place Rockies

DENVER (AP) — Clayton Kershaw threw six effective innings, Kenta Maeda finished the ninth in place of All-Star closer Kenley Jansen and the Los Angeles Dodgers crept closer to the NL West-leading Colo...

Front-running Rockies chasing after first NL West title

DENVER (AP) — The scorecard in the archives of the Colorado Rockies' history stands like this: World Series appearances 1, NL West titles 0. No divisional crowns is a particular figu...

Cuevas lines 2-run single in 8th, Rockies beat Giants 9-8

DENVER (AP) — Pinch-hitter Noel Cuevas delivered a go-ahead, two-run single in the eighth inning and the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the San Francisco Giants 9-8 on Monday after squandering a fiv...

Air Force defense shines in 38-0 win over Stony Brook

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — Linebacker Kyle Johnson returned an interception 32 yards for a score as a stingy Air Force defense limited Stony Brook's offense to 75 total yards, helping the Falcons...

Carpenter ties Cards record with 4 2Bs in rout of Rockies

DENVER (AP) — Matt Carpenter tied a St. Louis record with four doubles, pitcher Austin Gomber had a two-run infield single in a six-run first inning and the Cardinals routed the Colorado Rockies 12-3 ...

Desmond hits 2-run homer in 9th, Rockies beat Padres 4-3

DENVER (AP) — Ian Desmond hit a two-run, two-out homer in the ninth inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 4-3 on Thursday in the return of 38-year-old outfielder Matt Holliday. ...

38-year-old outfielder Matt Holliday returns to the Rockies

DENVER (AP) — The 38-year-old All-Star outfielder sauntered into the Colorado clubhouse at Coors Field and instantly felt like a rookie again. Matt Holliday was back at home. ...

Desmond, Gray lead Rockies to 6-2 win over Padres

DENVER (AP) — Ian Desmond laced a two-run triple in the sixth inning and Jon Gray threw effectively into the seventh in leading the Colorado Rockies to a 6-2 win over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday...