Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 8/22/13
Juan Nicasio has actually enjoyed success with one real pitch.Walk-off losses sting whether they are in April or September, whether the team is 20 games over .500 or 20 games under .500. The sting just seems to go away a little quicker when it's August and the race is over.At this point, with the Rockies buried in the National League West race, and nowhere near the wild card leaders, wins and losses are still important, but it becomes easier to focus on the silver linings of losses, rather than their impact on the pennant race.On Wednesday night in Philadelphia, one of those silver linings started shining through. After a very difficult first half of the season, Rockies starter Juan Nicasio has looked very good in his return to the big leagues. On Wednesday night, he went 5-2/3 innings, giving up one earned run on seven hits.The Rockies couldn't get Nicasio the win, but one of the areas that will be a focal point for anyone wanting to see the club get better in the off-season will b...
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