Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 11/20/14
The Rockies won a much needed game on Saturday.The Colorado Rockies offense is as good as any in baseball--when they don't get themselves out.Dexter Fowler broke the game open with a 4th inning triple for the Colorado Rockies. The hit came after the Rockies had continued their pre-All Star Break slumber at the plate for the first 12 innings. The triple gave the Rockies a 3-1 lead, that would turn into a 9-3 victory.On Friday night, Fowler came to the plate after a four pitch walk and immediately swung at two off-speed pitches out of the strike zone. It wasn't just Fowler taking those types of at-bats, it represented the type of at-bats the Rockies had been taking for the better part of a month.On Saturday, Fowler's triple was much-needed and impressive, but it represented something that this club needed desperately, it was a great at-bat.Fowler followed Juan Nicasio, who had worked a walk on six pitches. With two men on and a run home, the centerfielder had a chance to do some serio...
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