Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 11/16/14
Amazingly, it keeps getting worse for the Rockies.It was a game the Colorado Rockies should have won. They were one out away from securing the victory before the Phillies stole one away from them, winning 7-6.Rafael Betancourt couldn't get the final out in the bottom of the 9th inning, partly because of bad defense and partly because of poor pitch location.After getting two quick outs, Betancourt gave up a base hit to old friend Ty Wigginton, who scored from first base on Hunter Pence's double to left field. Anyone who watched the Rockies in 2011 knew that Betancourt's biggest mistake came with one out. Instead of getting Jimmy Rollins out, Betancourt should have walked him, allowing Wigginton to do what he did so many times with the Rockies, bounce into a tailor-made double play. That is a joke, of course, but it seems like anything that can go wrong has gone wrong for the Rockies in 2012.It seemed like the tables had turned when the Rockies scratched out a run against ...
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