Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 7/4/13
Wilin Rosario must do a better job behind the plate.What happened to the Colorado Rockies?The surprise team in Major League Baseball in April has fallen back to earth, as many predicted that they would. After a 10-8 defeat at the hands of the surging Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday, the Rockies take the field on Independence Day three games under .500 and only still in the picture because no one in the National League West wants to win it.Had the Rockies continued to play like they did in April, or even at a slightly slower pace, they would be so far ahead of the pack in the NL West that fans would be cutting back on expenses to store money away for their October playoff fund. Instead, this team is mired in mediocrity.The starting pitching has been anything but what people predicted. Despite struggles from Jon Garland, Jeff Francis and Juan Nicasio, the Rockies rotation has been very good. Surprise performances from Jorge De La Rosa, who shows no lingering effects of Tommy John sur...
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