Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 11/14/14
Juan Nicasio was brilliant on Sunday.Elich Gardens has nothing on these Colorado Rockies.On Sunday, a day the Rockies generally forget they are playing, the club put together arguably their best game of the 2013 season. They defeated the defending World Champion San Francisco Giants in shutout fashion, 5-0 to complete a four-game series victory.With his job on the line, starter Juan Nicasio rose to the occasion. In six innings the righty delivered shutout baseball, giving up just three hits and one walk. Importantly, he struck out five, which may not seem all that impressive, except when it is considered that Nicasio has struggled to put away opposing batters all year long.Nicasio was incredibly dominating. He was using his four-seemed fastball noticeably more. He wasn't trying to move the ball around too much, he simply put his faith in his stuff and went to the mound and got outs. With Yorvit Torrealba behind the plate for the first time for Nicasio, it has to be a considerati...
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