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DENVER (AP) -- Jorge De La Rosa tossed six scoreless innings, Todd Helton doubled and scored a run, and the Colorado Rockies held on beat the Miami Marlins 2-1 on Wednesday night.
Michael Cuddyer reached three times and Rex Brothers picked up his sixth save in seven chances with a scoreless ninth.
Miami entered the series having not scored in 37 innings, but it is the Rockies who have struggled for runs in the first three games. They managed one Monday, two against Jose Fernandez on Tuesday and two more against Jacob Turner on Wednesday.
De La Rosa (10-5) made sure the two runs would stand up with another strong performance, and the bend-not-break bullpen helped Colorado snap a two-game skid.
De La Rosa pitched out of trouble when Miami had runners on first and third in the first and second innings. After Turner singled in the second, De La Rosa set down 13 of his last 15, yielding only two-out singles to Adeiny Hechavarria in the fifth and Placido Polanco in the sixth.
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With the Colorado Rockies only 5 games back in the NL West division and a week before the MLB trading deadline, the time is now for them to decide whether or not they want to get involved in this hotly contested division race. From all accounts and rumors, the Rockies are in serious evaluation mode and if they were going to jump into the playoff race, the area on their team that...
De La Rosa is a quiet superstar.A 2-1 victory for the Colorado Rockies means one thing, the offense is still lost.It would be easy to focus on an offense that has been so bad that they have nearly played themselves out of the playoff picture. They continued to take bad at-bats and not work counts against young pitchers who they have never faced before.Once again, the Marlins starter...
Miami Marlins outfielder Marcell Ozuna was placed on the major league disabled list with a left thumb injury Thursday, three days after the team optioned him to Double-A Jacksonville.
Instead of joining Jacksonville of the Southern League, Ozuna flew from Colorado to Miami to see a hand specialist. The diagnosis was a ligament tear and avulsion fracture. He was placed on the 15-day...
Colorado Rockies SP Roy Oswalt ran lightly in the outfield to test his strained hamstring on Thursday, July 18th. He has thrown off flat ground and hasn't pushed off with the leg. His return date is uncertain according to Thomas Harding of MLB.com.
However, Rockies right-handed pitcher Roy Oswalt believes he is ahead of schedule in his rehab and he hopes to throw a bullpen...
Colorado Rockies' left fielder Carlos Gonzalez left Thursday's game in the fourth inning after aggravating his sprained middle finger on his right hand during his first at bat.
As reported by Thomas Harding of MLB.com,
"Gonzalez struck out in the first inning against Marlins right-hander
Nathan Eovaldi, and he remained in the game defensively. But Jordan
Rob Brantly scored on a wild pitch to break up a scoreless game in the eighth inning, Donovan Solano homered in a four-run ninth, and the Miami Marlins overcame a 93-minute rain delay to beat the Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Thursday.
The Rockies, who dropped three of four to the Marlins, lost slugger Carlos Gonzalez after the third inning when he aggravated a sprain of the middle finger...
The ill-timed slump cut so deeply it even divided the players. They weren't sure how to view this spiral. Troy Tulowitzki spoke of unclenching the fist saying they should play like the ugly guy in the fight — with nothing to lose. Grizzled and bearded Todd Helton labeled it a must-win game. Then again he will be 40 next month and doesn't have a lot of games left.
Marlins 20-year-old phenom Jose Fernandez is the type of player that loves to wear his heart on his sleeve. His reactions to a Giancarlo Stanton home run a few weeks back became the stuff of Internet Legend.
Last night, after pitching a stupendous game against the Marlins’ expansion draft rival, the Colorado Rockies, the ‘Defector’ as they call him, decided to photobomb Preston...
DENVER (AP) -- Rookie Jose Fernandez tossed seven strong innings and Christian Yelich went 3 for 4 with two RBIs in his major league debut, lifting the Miami Marlins to a 4-2 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday night.
Making his first start since appearing in the All-Star game, Fernandez (6-5) baffled the Rockies all evening as he pitched out of several jams and limited...
DENVER (AP) -- Rob Brantly scored on a wild pitch to break up a scoreless game in the eighth inning, Donovan Solano homered in a four-run ninth, and the Miami Marlins overcame a 93-minute rain delay to beat the Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Thursday.
The Rockies, who dropped three of four to the Marlins, lost slugger Carlos Gonzalez after the third inning when he aggravated a sprain of...
As the baseball season pushes on into the dog days summer, it becomes more obvious which teams are in contention and which are building for the future. This time of year more and more teams become willing to see what they have in their young players or become willing to trade them, opening new doors for those prospects to reach the majors. This makes for an exciting time in the fantasy...
The Miami Marlins don’t have a lot of what most would call “star power”, but what little they have was on display in Tuesday’s 4-2 win over the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. It was another superb start for 20-year-old All-Star Jose Fernandez, who went seven solid innings allowing just two runs on five hits [...]
Both Carlos Gonzalez of the Colorado Rockies and Torii Hunter of the Detroit Tigers left their respective games today with injuries. Gonzalez seems to re-aggravate his middle finger, which bothered him before the All-Star break and Hunter has a sore Achilles. CarGo has been the best OF in the National League this season while Hunter continues to be one of baseballs best and...