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The Rockies lost a heart breaker on SaturdayDrew Goodman of Root Sports was gushing in the top of the 6th inning about how this 10-game stretch would be defining for the Colorado Rockies. He talked about it being a landmark in the season for when this team put it all together.With the Rockies up 4-0 and in surprising command of the World Champions, the team was once again reminded of why the Giants have won two rings in the past three seasons. They don't quit. They don't back down, and they never give in.Rockies starter Juan Nicasio looked very good for five innings, following up his nearly perfect outing from last Sunday. The wheels started to fall off in the 6th, when he gave up back-to-back doubles to lead off the inning. Rockies manager Walt Weiss wisely went straight to the mound and pulled his starter, despite the success he had been having early in the game.That was the last point in Saturday's game that went conventionally for either squad.The rest of the game wa...
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Earlier this week, the Rockies sent Josh Rutledge to Colorado Springs. To be certain, Rutledge was not playing well, and there is a decent chance that Rutledge really isn’t that good in general. Then again, he may also need to just figure out who he is. He was semi-rushed to the majors, as he skipped Triple-A, and there is anecdotal evidence that his game has changed since his...
The Colorado Rockies only recently got outfielder Michael Cuddyer back from the disabled list. After being hit by a pitch – which forced
him from last night’s contest – more time on the shelf could be in the veteran’s
future, according to Thomas Harding of MLB.com.
Cuddyer left yesterday’s game following the sixth inning
after he was hit by a pitch by San Francisco...
Tyler Chatwood has forced himself into the rotation.The Colorado Rockies made the Giants look like they didn't have a shot on Friday night.Sure, the Rockies were able to take three-of-four from the Giants a weekend ago. That was at Coors Field. It is different at Coors Field. The Rockies have an advantage at altitude, and a team built for high-scoring affairs. The truth would...
The Colorado Rockies have activated outfielder Michael Cuddyer from the 15-day disabled list on Friday. Recovering from an inflamed cervical disk for almost three weeks, he has been cleared to get the green light. He should rejoin the lineup without missing much of a beat.
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Colorado Rockies closer Rafael Betancourt was lifted from Tuesday night’s contest against the Arizona Diamondbacks due to a groin injury.
He’s been shut down for the past two days, and he told Thomas Harding of
MLB.com that he’s not sure how the ailment has responded since he hasn’t had a
chance to test it.
"I feel a little bit better, but I really can't tell...
Jon Garland was the victim of bad defense on Sunday.It would be easy to take a series loss in San Francisco from a negative perspective.The Colorado Rockies had the San Francisco Giants on the ropes in all three games, but failed to capitalize in the final two contests, resulting in losses. Sunday's 7-3 loss was particularly hard to swallow considering the way the team lost on...
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The Colorado Rockies have activated outfielder Michael Cuddyer from the 15-day disabled list. Cuddyer had been out since May 9 with an inflamed cervical disc.
Earlier this week Cuddyer played two extended spring training games.
In his second season with the Rockies, Cuddyer has a .318/.383/.580 line with seven home runs and 23 RBI.
Michael Cuddyer homered and hit a two-run double after coming off the disabled list, Tyler Chatwood beat San Francisco for the second time in seven days and the Colorado Rockies blanked the Giants 5-0 on Friday night.
Carlos Gonzalez also hit a solo homer and D.J. LeMahieu added an RBI single as the Rockies beat two-time NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum for the second time...
Every MLB team seems to have two or three regular season series that end up defining their season. Those games can happen early in a season or during the final week, and they can be played against really good teams or teams going nowhere.
In reality, these season-defining match-ups are almost always clearly identified only after the season ends. Of course that doesn't stop...
Angel Pagan hit an inside-the-park homer with a runner aboard in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the San Francisco Giants a 6-5 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday.
Troy Tulowitzki led off the 10th with his 10th home run to put the Rockies ahead 5-4.
Colorado closer Rafael Betancourt (1-2) walked Brandon Crawford to open the bottom half. Guillermo Quiroz sacrificed...
Tweet The San Francisco Giants came into Saturday’s matchup against the Colorado Rockies with just three wins in their previous ten games and were in need of a spark to help propel themselves back to the winning ways those at AT&T Park have become accustomed to. In the bottom of the tenth inning Giants [...]
After a rough start to their current trip and some struggles already during interleague play, the Colorado Rockies won't take anything for granted against the lowly Houston Astros.
The Rockies look to avoid a third straight loss while trying to hand the Astros a fourth consecutive defeat Monday.
Colorado (27-23) won six of seven before losing two straight in San Francisco....
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