Found June 30, 2013 on Rockies Review:
Drew Pomeranz was unimpressive in his 2013 debut. It is ok to give credit to an opposing pitcher every now and then. But when a team with the offensive capabilities of the Colorado Rockies scores a total of eight runs in a three game series, it constitutes an offensive issue. On Sunday the Rockies lost to the Giants 5-2 on Larry Walker bobblehead day.The Rockies didn't get a great start from Drew Pomeranz in his 2013 debut, but he would have had to be nearly perfect if he was going to pick up a win.The left-hander, relegated to Triple-A to work out his command issues, showed exactly why he wasn't at the big league level, despite a rotation that was in desperate need of help from the get-go. On Sunday he only lasted 4-1/3 innings, giving up four runs on seven hits. He struck out five, but walked four and gave up two home runs.Pomeranz wasn't helped out by his defense. In the 5th inning Andres Torres led off with a single up the middle. Tony Abreu followed that with a doub...

Making a trade is easier said than done for the Colorado Rockies

The Colorado Rockies deserve their fair share of criticismIt's time for a little rant.When I started this blog, it was because I felt that I had different viewpoints on the Colorado Rockies than many of the people who were commenting on Denver Post articles, or in other forums on the internet. It was my way to express my viewpoints, and in-turn, give others like myself an avenue...

Rockies ballboy attempts to catch foul ball with chair (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. A Colorado Rockies ballboy attempting to catch a foul ball with his chair during the top of the fifth inning of Saturday's game at Coors Field. The Rockies ballboy brought the stool he was sitting on with him and tried to use it like a glove to stop the foul line drive hit by SF Giants batter Guillermo Quiroz. Naturally it didn'...

Colorado Rockies gain more ground with walk-off winner from Nolan Arenado, Jorge De La Rosa gem

Jorge De La Rosa continues to dominate, despite a bruised thumb.Nolan Arenado lined a single back up the middle, scoring Josh Rutledge from second base in the bottom of the 9th inning, giving the Colorado Rockies their fifth consecutive victory over the Giants at Coors Field.On Saturday Arenado came through in the clutch, but when a team wins a game 2-1 at Coors Field, the star of...

Colorado Rockies: A season that has many asking “what if”

  Yesterday’s game against the San Francisco Giants marked the halfway point of the Colorado Rockies’ season. Sitting at .500, the first half has given Rockies fans a little bit of everything. Exceeding expectations, the Rockies find themselves in the thick of the NL West Divisional race. Bolstering an offense that is third in baseball in homeruns, sixth in runs scored, sixth...

Cuddyer runs hitting streak to 27 games

Michael Cuddyer's scruffy beard keeps sprouting more and more gray. It's becoming quite scratchy, too. The Colorado Rockies outfielder wants so badly to take a razor to the whiskers, but that will just have to wait. For the moment, he doesn't want to change anything since he's in such a groove at the plate. With his single in the eighth on Sunday, Cuddyer extended...

Injured Wrist May Send Dexter Fowler to the Disabled List

Lingering right wrist and finger issues have sidelined Rockies outfielder Dexter Fowler during this weekends key series against the San Francisco Giants, and may keep him out of the lineup for the foreseeable future. Missing in action since initially injuring the wrist swinging on June 25th, Fowler has additionally missed time recently with a bruised knuckle after being hit by...

Rockies rally in 9th to beat Giants

Nolan Arenado has made a splash with his defense. On Saturday, the rookie showed he can deliver with his offense, too. Arenado hit a game-ending single with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Colorado Rockies to a 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants, losers of six straight for the first time in three years. Michael Cuddyer singled in the first inning to extend his hitting...

Michael Cuddyer holds longest hitting streak in MLB

DENVER (AP) -- Michael Cuddyer has extended his hitting streak to 27 games with an RBI single in the eighth inning Sunday of the Colorado Rockies' game against the San Francisco Giants. He hit a 2-1 pitch from Sandy Rosario up the middle, and later scored on a double by Willin Rosario. Cuddyer's streak is the longest in Rockies' history and in the majors this season...

Rockies 2, Giants 1

Nolan Arenado hit a game-ending single with two outs in the ninth inning Saturday to lift the Colorado Rockies to a 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants, losers of six straight for the first time in three years. Michael Cuddyer singled in the first inning to extend his hitting streak to 26 straight games. Todd Helton was walked by reliever Jeremy Affeldt (1-4) with two outs...

Cuddyer's streak extends to 26 games

Colorado Rockies' Michael Cuddyer has extended his hitting streak to 26 games with an RBI single in the first inning Saturday against the San Francisco Giants.

Rockies’ Jorge De La Rosa exits with bruised thumb

The Colorado Rockies defeated the San Francisco Giants yesterday, but they lost left-handed starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa in the process. The southpaw was forced to exit the contest in the seventh inning due to a bruised thumb on his left hand, according to Thomas Harding of Harding notes that the thumb issue has been lingering for De La Rosa, as it’s...
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