Originally posted on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 8/30/12
Drew Pomeranz has shown flashes of brilliance.It was ugly. It was a reminder of everything that is wrong with the Colorado Rockies. Then suddenly it looked like the Rockies would overcome everything that was so ugly.Dreams of a sweep ended quickly when the Dodgers put up six runs in the 3rd inning. However, the Rockies mounted an impressive comeback, plating seven runs in the 8th inning only to fall short, losing 10-8 on a hot afternoon at Coors Field.The early part of the game was exactly what has hurt the Rockies in 2012. Starting pitcher Drew Pomeranz was great in the first two innings, requiring just 24 pitches to get through the first two frames. As good as the first two innings were, the third was equally as bad. Six Dodger runs came across in the inning and the Rockies were dead in the water.Pomeranz, the crown jewel in the Ubaldo Jimenez trade, has shown flashes of the ace that is somewhere within him. In between flashes of brilliance, however, the lefty has struggled mighti...
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