• Still in thick of wild-card race, Rockies lose third in row

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jonathan Lucroy is confident the Colorado Rockies will find their swagger again, and fast. Their playoff hopes depend on it.

  • Indians OF Brantley’s postseason in jeopardy due to injury

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael Brantley’s chances of playing in the postseason for the Indians may be slipping away.

  • Colorado cops search for poop-and-run jogger

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Police in Colorado are looking for a jogger they say is repeatedly interrupting her runs to defecate in public in one neighborhood.

  • 30-year-old kicker from Australia shining for Colorado

    BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Don’t address the 30-year-old freshman kicker from Australia as “Sir.” It makes him feel old.

  • Contending Rockies lose early lead, fall to Giants 4-3

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Carlos Gonzalez could have let the ball drop and watched Hunter Pence end the game with a hit. Instead, with the Rockies playing five infielders, Gonzalez ran down a difficult fly ball in center field and Pence had a sacrifice fly.

  • College towns feel pinch from rental sites like Airbnb

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Time was when renting an apartment in one of this college town’s funky triple-deckers or two-family homes wouldn’t cost an arm and a leg.

  • Broncos rookie Garett Bolles has bone bruise in left leg

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Garett Bolles ditched his walking boot Monday, using only crutches to get around the Denver Broncos headquarters and get treatment for a lower left leg injury that’s not as serious as first feared.

  • 3-time Olympic cyclist Sarah Hammer retires from riding

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Three-time Olympian Sarah Hammer, one of the most decorated track cyclists in U.S. history, is retiring after a prolific career spanning more than two decades.

  • Center Plumlee returning to Nuggets on 3-year, $41M deal

    DENVER (AP) — Mason Plumlee lived out of a hotel last season after being acquired in a February trade and didn’t get a chance to venture out much in Denver.

  • Siemian, Broncos crush Elliott, Cowboys 42-17

    DENVER (AP) — Aqib Talib’s 103-yard interception return for a touchdown with 53 seconds left was the final indignity for the Cowboys in the Denver Broncos’ 42-17 blowout of Dallas and its vaunted offense on Sunday.