Bridich says he had a pair of recent conversations with the 34-year-old outfielder who announced his decision in a lengthy and heartfelt Instagram post Monday night. By Clint Hurdle was the Rockies manager from 2002 to 2009 and led the Rockies to their first 2007 World Series. At the time it was the fastest a team had ever gone from expansion to playoffs.The Rockies stayed competitive for a couple more seasons before a decline led to Gebhard’s resignation in August 1999. Six injured after boat catches fire in Horsetooth Reservoir He is the general manager of the Colorado Rockies of Major League Baseball. Jim Tracy took over from Clint Hurdle as Rockies manager from 2009 to 2012 , Walt Weiss served as Colorado Rockies manager from 2013 to 2016 . Yet in their third season, the Rockies were in the postseason. At the time it was the fastest a team had ever gone from expansion to playoffs. O’Dowd and Bridich certainly have good arguments for consideration here. Friday marked the beginning of a 20 games in 20 days stretch for the Colorado Rockies. 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Desmond plans to sit out this season to be with his family and help the youth baseball program in his hometown in Florida. Short term, it might not have done much. Rockies GM supports Desmond's decision to skip '20 seasonCoronavirus updates: University reports 29 cases of COVID in a single weekFamily of 5-year-old boy shot and killed by a neighbor: 'We shouldn't even be here'Biden campaign unveils first ad featuring running mate Sen. Kamala HarrisFILE - In this July 29, 2019, file photo, Colorado Rockies' Ian Desmond follows the flight of his triple off Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Kenta Maeda in the second inning of a baseball game in Denver. So we really need to bear down and focus on trying to win each situation that’s brought up,” Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich said. Jeff Bridich took over for O’Dowd and Geivett following '14.