Originally written on Rockies Review  |  Last updated 10/29/14
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Josh Outman struggled on Wednesday night for the Rockies.Maybe the performances from Alex White and Christian Friedrich were juts a mirage.On Wednesday night the Colorado Rockies returned to form, getting a terrible starting pitching performance from Josh Outman. It was the second straight poor performance from a starter in as many nights. The Rockies dropped the game 6-1.Outman, transitioning from being a reliever into a starter, was going to be lucky to make it through five innings before the game started. He was on a pitch count going into the game limiting him to 80 pitches because it was just his second start. He wouldn't make it that far, however, as the Diamondbacks tattooed him for five runs in just three innings. Outman finished with 69 pitches, 40 for strikes.The start underscored the biggest issue the Rockies have faced all season long. Their starting pitching has failed to get the job done. It was an issue coming into the season that the front office was well aware of, b...
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