Opitz comes to GJ from the Rockies' Double-A affiliate Hartford Yard Goats.
The search for the Rockies new manager begins.
The Rockies open things up on June 15th.
Mendoza's great season didn't go unnoticed.
The franchise was recognized for on and off-the-field accomplishments.
The Orem Owlz scored six runs in the 5th and 6th innings on Saturday afteroon and took down the Grand Junction Rockies 8-3.
The Rockies bullpen fails them.
Rox fall to Ogden on the road.
The Rockies complete comeback in final home game of the regular season.
Back to back home runs in the bottom of the 8th inning helped the Grand Junction Rockies knock off Ogden 7-6.
After leading 12-5 at one point in the ballgame, the Grand Junction Rockies dropped the series opener to Ogden 14-12.
Behind 6 runs in the 5th and 6th innings on Saturday night the Grand Junction Rockies took the series finale over Idaho Falls 7-6.
Idaho Falls scored seven runs in the 3rd and 4th innings on their way to the 11-4 win over the Rockies on Thursday night.
Grand Junction's comeback fell short.
Team continues historic hitting season.
Behind 5 runs in the 6th and 7th innings the Grand Junction Rockies took down Orem 7-3 on Monday night.
On an infield single in the top of the 11th inning on Sunday the Orem Owlz topped the Rockies 5-4.
The Orem Owlz blew out the Grand Junction Rockies on Saturday afternoon scoring in every inning but one.