This article is about the current Major League Baseball club.For the former NHL ice hockey club, see Colorado Rockies (NHL). For other uses, see Colorado Rockies (disambiguation).The racial makeup of the town was 94.49% White, 0.34% African American, 0.86% Native American, 0.17% Asian, 1.20% from other races, and 2.93% from two or more races.
The team's home venue is Coors Field, located in the Lower Downtown area of Denver.
The Rockies have won one National League championship, in 2007, after having won 21 of their final 22 games in order to secure a Wild Card position.
Trinidad was first explored by Spanish and Mexican traders, who liked its proximity to the Santa Fe Trail.
It was founded in 1862 soon after coal was discovered in the region.
Denver had long been a hotbed of Denver Bears/Zephyrs Minor League Baseball and many in the area desired a Major League team.
Following the Pittsburgh drug trials, an unsuccessful attempt was made to purchase the Pittsburgh Pirates and relocate them.
There were 734 households out of which 29.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.8% were married couples living together, 9.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 37.7% were non-families.
33.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older.
Akron was also home to Bryce Friedly before he struck his first album deal with Country Music label Wretched.
Akron is located at of 2000, there were 1,711 people, 734 households, and 457 families residing in the town.
This was a good location to keep a box score and report on the game.