>>Rockies Open Series In Seattle Tonight
(Seattle, WA) — The Rockies open up a three-game series with the Mariners tonight in Seattle. German Marquez will take the mound for Colorado. The M’s will counter with Felix Hernandez. The Rockies enter the night three-and-a-half games behind Arizona and Los Angeles for first place in the NL West. The Giants are also three-and-a-half out of first in the crowded NL West.
>>Broncos Sign Rookie Freeman
(Englewood, CO) — Broncos third round draft pick Royce Freeman is now under contract. The running back out of Oregon signed his four-year rookie deal yesterday. The Broncos now have their entire 10-man draft class under contract.
>>Nuggets Begin Summer League Play Tonight
(Las Vegas, NV) — The Nuggets begin Summer League play tonight against the Minnesota Timberwolves in Las Vegas. Denver will also face Boston tomorrow and Milwaukee on Monday, before being seeded in a tournament.
>>Rapids Visit Montreal Tomorrow
(Montreal, Quebec) — The Rapids are headed north of the boarder to visit the Montreal Impact tomorrow night. Colorado is coming off a 2-1 home loss to Seattle on Wednesday. The Rapids have just 15 points on the season, eight points out of the final playoff spot in the West.