Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 11/13/14
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Jhoulys Chacin made his return to the mound on Sunday.The test has arrived for the 2013 Colorado Rockies.Jhoulys Chacin returned from the disabled list on Sunday with a 1st inning thud, settled in for four very good innings, then struggled again in the 6th. There were flashes of the pitcher who has ace stuff, but the rust was certainly evident, especially in the early going.The Rockies ended up losing 8-3, with the offense only able to put runs on the board via the solo home run. With runners in scoring position the offense failed to deliver a hit, going 0-for-9. That, combined with Chacin's outing, along with two crucial passed balls by Wilin Rosario behind the plate, combined to doom the Rockies on Sunday afternoon.This early in the season, with the history that the Rockies have from 2012, and the way they have shown fight and battled back after tough losses, should make it easy for the team to wash this one off. At this point it isn't a trend that has gone on long enough to worry...
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