Yahoo Sports Solid as a rock: No reason for Colorado to fall (Yahoo Sports) 2017-06-23T22:02:14.000000000-07:00 Just because the Rockies aren't a big-market machine like the Yankees, Red Sox or Dodgers doesn't mean their success can't be sustained. Darvish-Tanaka matchup was one for the ages (Yahoo Sports) 2017-06-23T21:35:51.000000000-07:00 Japanese pitching stars Yu Darvish and Masahiro Tanaka were both dominant in their first major league matchup. Emotions run high as David Ortiz's jersey retired (Yahoo Sports) 2017-06-23T16:34:24.000000000-07:00 Ortiz is the 11th player to have his number retired by the Boston Red Sox, and he felt the impact of such an honor on Friday. Sources: Clippers' Griffin opts for free agency (Yahoo Sports) 2017-06-23T15:21:37.000000000-07:00 Blake Griffin will consider returning to Los Angeles, but Boston, Houston and Miami are among the possible destinations for the free agent. Butler shows mixed feelings in Bulls departure (Yahoo Sports) 2017-06-23T14:55:00.000000000-07:00 A mostly successful six-year run in the Windy City came to an end for Jimmy Butler on Thursday, and he let the city know how he felt. Billboard outside MSG has clear message on KP (Yahoo Sports) 2017-06-23T10:40:24.000000000-07:00 A lot of Knicks fans hated the idea of trading Kristaps Porzingis. Only one of them bought a billboard outside Madison Square Garden. How Lonzo clinched his dream of playing for L.A. (Yahoo Sports) 2017-06-23T09:19:36.000000000-07:00 In a four-hour-plus experience with Lakers brass, former UCLA star Lonzo Ball cemented the franchise's direction. Open Mike: Let's do away with unwritten rules (Yahoo Sports) 2017-06-23T00:00:00.000000000-07:00 In this week's Open Mike, Big League Stew's Mike Oz reacts to the Padres' deciding not to retaliate after a home plate collision. Sonnen needs to do more than trash talk (Yahoo Sports) 2017-06-21T12:29:32.000000000-07:00 Chael Sonnen still has a gift for gab, but he's lost credibility in the Octagon in recent years. If he loses to Wanderlei Silva, he may be done. Watch live: Dodgers host Rockies in key series (Yahoo Sports) 2017-06-13T00:00:00.000000000-07:00 Cody Bellinger and Los Angeles can make a big statement in the tight NL West race with a win against Colorado, and you can see it for free.