Found June 22, 2013 on Rockies Review:
Tyler Chatwood was phenomenal again on Friday.Call it a June swoon, call it what you will, the Colorado Rockies are in a heap of trouble.On Friday night, the Rockies couldn't get out of their offensive funk, losing to the Nationals for the second night in row. This time they lost 2-1. The loss extends their losing streak to five straight games, planting them four games back of the Arizona Diamondbacks for the National League West lead.The Rockies blew yet another phenomenal pitching performance. This time it was Tyler Chatwood who dazzled on the mound. The right-hander went six innings, giving up just one run on four hits. He walked two and struck out four. His only hiccup came in the 6th inning, where, with two outs he allowed a base hit to Anthony Rendon, then a run-scoring double down the right field line to Ryan Zimmerman.Chatwood may have been asked to pitch the 7th inning, despite being at 97 pitches. However, with the game tied and a runner at second base in the top of th...
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