Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 10/21/14
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The Rockies look for the series win on Sunday.Carlos Gonzalez can't do it everyday.On Saturday the Colorado Rockies looked more like the team from the middle of May, not the team from the end of May. They lost to the Dodgers 6-2, ending their five-game winning streak.The hero of the past week, Gonzalez came up in a situation to do damage. After DJ LaMahieu grounded a ball into center field to start the 5th inning, and Matt Reynolds advanced him to second base on a sacrifice bunt, Marco Scutaro and Dexter Fowler both walked, loading the bases for the hottest hitter in baseball.Gonzalez stepped to the plate, but unlike his at-bats that have almost certainly made him the National League player of the week, CarGo was way out in front of an off-speed pitch, making the count 0-1. Again, Gonzalez got out in front of a pitch, fouling it high in the air, but playable for Dodgers third baseman Elian Herrera. Gonzalez knew he had given away a golden opportunity. He slammed his bat to the g...
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