Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 8/22/12
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Jhoulys Chacin had a glorious return to the Rockies.Suffering Colorado Rockies fans were reminded on Tuesday night why they had so much hope heading into the 2012 season.Jhoulys Chacin returned from a nearly four month absence due to injury and looked like the Chacin that the Rockies thought was going to be their future ace before he became the first of many head-scratchers that the Rockies have encountered in this failed season. Tuesday saw Chacin help the Rockies to a 6-2 victory.Chacin pitched brilliantly. He gave the Rockies six innings, giving up just one run on four hits. He didn't walk anyone and struck out two. The return to the mound had Rockies fans wondering what might have been had the Venezuelan been healthy all season long.The right-hander had his good stuff on Tuesday, baffling Mets batters all night long with a slider that had as good of movement as the Rockies have seen since he made his debut in 2009.Chacin was good, but for a while it looked like he might get a no...
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