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San Francisco Giants
Rockies starter, Jhoulys Chacin, had a near-historic night on the mound against the Giants on Wednesday. The 25 year old starter took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning in Coors Field before Brandon Crawford lined a two out single to center field. This ended the threat of adding insult to injury as the Giants would eventually lose the game and the series to Colorado.
The Giants bats were unable to get anything going until Chacin exited the game in the eighth with nine strikeouts, two walks, a hit allowed and one unearned run on 108 pitches.
Wilton Lopez came in to hold a four run lead for the Rockies, although after inducing Hector Sanchez to ground out, he allowed a single to both Gregor Blanco and Marco Scutaro.
Left handed reliever, Josh Outman, came in to face Brandon Belt, who would drive in a run with a ground rule double to cut the lead down to three.
Colorado would make another pitching change by bringing reliever Matt Belisle to the mound. The Giants were able to keep fi...
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Jhoulys Chacin flirted with a no-hitter for the Rockies on Wednesday.The Colorado Rockies haven't had a great season. They haven't had much to be excited about. Wednesday night, however, was a night that will go down as one of the top moments in the 2013 season.Jhoulys Chacin, in the midst of a breakout season, flirted with a no-hitter into the 7th inning on Wednesday night...
Labor Day weekend means September is here and summer is all but gone. The arrival of autumn brings with it post season baseball. Though the Colorado Rockies won’t be playing any playoff baseball this year, that doesn’t mean September doesn’t matter. As we enter the stretch run, here are ten predictions that Rockies fans can look for.
1- Kid Cuddy: Michael Cuddyer has found...
Fans like to call Jhoulys Chacin "The Machine."
Wednesday night in the Rockies' 5-4 victory over the San Francisco Giants the right-hander was as finely tuned as Carlos Gonzalez's fire-red Ferrari.
From his first pitch of the game until his last Chacin was in total command. He was racing toward the second no-hitter in Rockies history until Giants shortstop Brandon...
Jhoulys Chacin did not allow a hit until there were two outs in the seventh inning and hustled for a crucial RBI to help the Colorado Rockies beat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 Wednesday night.
Vying for the second no-hitter in franchise history and second ever at Coors Field, Chacin (13-7) tied a season high with nine strikeouts. Brandon Crawford's single to center field was...
The Colorado Rockies held Dexter Fowler out of last night's lineup as the center fielder continues to recover from a knee injury he sustained during Monday night's opener against the San Francisco Giants. Manager Walt Weiss didn't have a definite timeframe for Fowler's return, telling Ian McCue of MLB.com that the center fielder is day to day.
After tearing the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow Rockies closer Rafael Betancourt will undergo Tommy John surgery according to the Venezuelan newspaper Mi Diairo.
The team has not yet confirmed the news.
Betancourt 38 said after a Tuesday night loss he did not plan to pursue surgery and instead planned to rehab the arm through platelet-rich-plasma treatment. But he...
Colorado Rockies closer Rafael Betancourt has decided to have Tommy John surgery in hopes of extending his career. The initial plan was for Betancourt to rest and rehab his torn UCL in hopes that a team would give him a chance next spring. See at the age of 39 it would be pretty difficult to continue playing after missing an entire year but he’s got no choice. The doctors have...
As of 9:00am EST today, here are today’s Mets minor league starting pitchers:
Las Vegas 51s @ Colorado Springs Sky Sox, 6:35pm EST
Jacob deGrom (4-2, 4.40 ERA) vs. Armando Galarraga (0-2, 6.46 ERA)
Las Vegas 51s @ Colorado Springs Sky Sox, immediatley after
TBD vs. Dan Houston (0-0, 10.80 ERA)
PCL League Scoreboard
DeGrom takes the ball in Game 1 of another doubleheader for the...