Originally posted on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 6/4/12
The Colorado Rockies are surging after an impressive homestand. Carrying that success into Chase Field may be a problem. The Rockies will try to snap a five-game road losing streak to the Arizona Diamondbacks as the NL West rivals open a three-game series Monday night. Colorado (23-30) completed a 6-1 homestand with Sunday's 3-2 win over major league-leading Los Angeles. That's a very encouraging stretch for a team that headed into that run at Coors Field with 17 losses in 22 games. "I think 6-1 is good way to start heading in the direction we want to start heading," manager Jim Tracy told the team's official website. Continuing that success away from Denver may be a tough task since the Rockies are 8-15 on the road this season, and 4-14 in their last 18 in Arizona (25-29). They've been outscored 37-10 during a five-game losing streak at Chase Field. Carlos Gonzalez's hot bat could help Colorado post a rare victory in the desert. The left fielder is hitting .424 with seven hom...
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