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Boston Red Sox's Blake Swihart takes practice swings before batting during a spring training exhibition baseball game against the Atlanta Braves in Kissimmee, Fla., Friday, March 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

The Swihart era is set to begin

By Kevin Hendricks / Journal Staff Writer

Sean McAdam of CSN New England and Scott Lauber of the Boston Herald each reported Friday that the Boston Red… more »

Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau,, is greeted by  Eugene Field Elementary students on Monday.

Adolphe Pierre-Louis/Journal

Rockies visit Albuquerque

By Mark Smith /Journal Assistant Sports Editor

It was a smooth ride indeed as the Rockies Road Show opened on Monday at Isotopes Park.

Colorado Rockies' Justin Morneau, right, hits a two-run home run as Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Roberto Hernandez looks on during the third inning of a baseball game, Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Los Angeles. Morneau is coming to Albuquerque on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015 as part of the Rockies offseason caravan.  (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Rockies Morneau, Blackmon to appear in Albuquerque

By Randy Harrison / Journal Sports Editor

Reigning National League batting champion Justin Morneau and 2014 NL All-Star Charlie Blackmon will represent the Colorado Rockies at Monday’s… more »

Rockies to visit Albuquerque

By Journal Reports

The Colorado Rockies begin their winter caravan with a stop in Albuquerque on Monday, Jan. 26, according to Albuquerque Isotopes… more »

Cleveland Storm grad Blake Swihart is the No. 1 prospect in the Boston Red Sox organization.

courtesy Pawtucket Red Sox

Storm grad Swihart a top MLB prospect

By Kevin Hendricks / Journal Staff Writer

Among Blake Swihart’s many talents and skills, his ability to ignore the hype may be the most impres …

Pros to help at ABA camp

By ABQnews Staff

On Saturday, Jan. 24, the Albuquerque Baseball Academy will host the third annual “Throw Cancer a Curve All Skills Baseball… more »

Former Lobo pitcher Bobby LaFromboise finished the season in the Pirates' bullpen.

(AP Photo/Al Behrman)

Ex-Lobo LaFromboise has eventful season

By Kevin Hendricks / Journal Staff Writer

Bobby LaFromboise went from pitching poorly for the little dogs in El Paso to pitching on baseball’s …