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Sport and Society for Arete - Fernandez and Palmer

Richard Crepeau | Posted 09.29.2016 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

There is crying in baseball and in Miami this past week there was a flood of tears. The shocking news that Jose Fernandez had been killed in a boating...

Women of the Land of Enchantment

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 03.15.2016 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

As I drove through New Mexico on my way to and from Los Alamos, I savored the landscape and pondered "The Land of Enchantment." As with women from every other state, women with ties to New Mexico have made significant contributions to U.S. history and culture.

The MLB Is Ready To Prove It Takes Domestic Violence Seriously

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 11.11.2015 | Sports

The NFL has justifiably faced loud criticism in recent years over its mishandling of domestic violence cases, most famously Ray Rice's, but here's som...

MLB All-Star Reportedly Arrested For Domestic Violence

The Huffington Post | Jade Walker | Posted 11.16.2015 | Sports

Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes was reportedly arrested on Oct. 31 on domestic abuse charges. Police arrested the four-time All-Star at the Four...

What Not To Do When You And An MLB All-Star Both Catch A Ball

The Huffington Post | Juliet Spies-Gans | Posted 09.15.2015 | Sports

On the airwaves of a major league broadcast, the judgment of longtime Dodgers announcer Vin Scully is considered as close to irrefutable as possible i...

Why Some MLB Players Only Spend $1.50 Daily on Food

Alicia Jessop | Posted 05.06.2016 | Impact
Alicia Jessop

As LaTroy Hawkins approaches the twilight of his career, he and other MLB players are going to deep lengths to shed light on the needs of world's most impoverished and the hunger they face.

Watch THE Best Catch Of The MLB Season So Far

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.15.2015 | Sports

What. A. Catch. Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado made an over-the-shoulder grab of a foul pop and then spilled over the tarp and into t...

Badass 88-Year-Old Man Charges The Mound At Rockies Fantasy Camp

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.11.2015 | Fifty

This 88-year-old batter let the pitcher know who's boss. Watch Lew Dunlap start to charge the mound after getting a pitch high and tight during th...

A Year After the Flood, Estes Park Is Back

Susan Kraus | Posted 11.25.2014 | Travel
Susan Kraus

When I saw the news coverage last year of the flood, I felt a sinking feeling, and a longing. Even though it had been years since I'd been to Estes Park, it was always on my "Let's go back" list, always an option.

The Colorado Rockies' Odd Statistical Season

Dan Karpuc | Posted 11.18.2014 | Sports
Dan Karpuc

It's not often that a team 30 games under .500 will be among the best offensive clubs in baseball, but the 2014 Colorado Rockies have been.

A League of Her Own

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 10.21.2014 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

Edith Houghton liked to call herself the first female solo scout for major league baseball. She was a scout for the Philadelphia Phillies from 1946 to 1951. And Effa Manley was a pioneer in baseball at a time when women were nonexistent in sports and blacks still had few rights,

Rockies Player Hits For His Second Career Cycle

The Huffington Post | Thomas McKenna | Posted 08.18.2014 | Sports

For the second time of his career, Colorado Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer hit for the cycle on Sunday. With the incredible performance, Cuddyer b...

WATCH: D-Backs Player's Gutsy Play Pays Off

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 08.10.2014 | Sports

Colorado Rockies catcher Mike McKenry and reliever Rex Brothers didn't see it coming. With Arizona's David Peralta extending his lead on third bas...

Rockies Are Having More Trouble Spelling Their Own Players' Names

The Huffington Post | Thomas McKenna | Posted 08.06.2014 | Sports

The Colorado Rockies' management definitely needs a spell-checker. They cannot seem to spell their own players' names right. Less than two weeks after...

MLB Team Misspells All-Star's Name On Giveaway Jerseys

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 07.27.2014 | Sports

Troy Tulowitzki has played in a Colorado Rockies uniform since 2006. In that uniform, the shortstop has become one of the best players in the league. ...

WATCH: Dad Catches Himself A Father's Day Gift While Holding Baby

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 06.15.2014 | Sports

One dad at the Giants-Rockies game on Sunday looked like he had himself a pretty good Father's Day. As Rockies star Troy Tulowitzki's home run made it...

WATCH: The 'Immaculate Innings' Keep On Coming

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 06.15.2014 | Sports

While there haven't been any perfect games in 2014, there have already been five perfect innings. Colorado Rockies reliever Rex Brothers became the la...

MLB All-Star Responds To Sign-Stealing Accusations In The Best Way Possible

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.23.2014 | Sports

Colorado Rockies star Troy Tulowitzki raised the bar for baseball players' responses to being accused of stealing signs. A day after a San Francisco G...

LOOK: A Baseball Field Is Covered In Snow...In May

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 05.12.2014 | Sports

Every professional team always favors playing at home, but the Colorado Rockies should be very happy being on the road until Friday. Coors field is co...

Honoring Our Mothers

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 07.11.2014 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

On Mother's Day each year, we honor our mothers. These are the women who gave birth to us, raised us and helped launch us as adults. Mothers throughou...

Resurrecting the Real You: Spring 2014

Luann Robinson Hull | Posted 06.25.2014 | Women
Luann Robinson Hull

How much of our moods and attitudes are dependent on weather conditions (and other stuff)? For example, I visited Central Park in NYC a couple of weekends ago. There was barely a square inch left un-occupied on that sunny, spring afternoon. "The New York state of mind" was mellow, light, and breezy -- not always an attitude associated with the typical New Yorker.

WATCH: Young Fan's Amazing Reaction To Getting A Foul Ball

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 04.22.2014 | Sports

A young Colorado Rockies fan received a foul ball during a game against the San Francisco Giants on Monday and his reaction was absolutely amazing....

Bumgarner's Grand Slam Enough for Win

Malaika Bobino | Posted 06.12.2014 | Sports
Malaika Bobino

The Colorado Rockies scored three runs before Madison Bumgarner's grand slam gave the Giants the lead and the 6-5 win over the Rockies. The southpaw got off to a rocky start and later settled in for one of the most memorable games of his career.

Retired MLB Star: Colts Owner 'Should Shut His Mouth'

Posted 10.17.2013 | Sports

Retired MLB star Todd Helton has Peyton Manning's back. The former Rockies first baseman defended the Broncos quarterback and ripped Colts owner Jim I...

Retiring MLB Star Gets ... A Horse?

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 09.26.2013 | Sports

What do you get for the retiring Colorado Rockies icon who has earned approximately $161,490,000 over 17 seasons? Apparently, you get him a horse....