Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 5/25/12
Christian Friedrich has been a pleasant surprise.Two in a row. The Colorado Rockies are the proud owners of a two game winning streak.It doesn't sound like much, but considering the way the team has performed in May, a two game streak may as well be a 15 game winning streak.Friday night was a game that showcased why the club should be far better than they have performed throughout the month of May.The majority of the credit for the win has to go to left-handed starting pitcher Christian Friedrich. The rookie, making his fourth career start, once again was impressive for the Rockies. He continued looking focused and poised. Despite a poor outing on Saturday against the Mariners, Friedrich bounced back and pitched well, giving the Rockies a chance.The stats for Friedrich don't look incredibly impressive. He gave up three runs in five innings of work. The Reds tagged him for seven hits. However, Friedrich was impressive. He got knocked around in the 4th inning, giving up three runs and...
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