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Chris Rusin struggles as Colorado Rockies watch Pirates clinch playoff berth

  The Colorado Rockies got to see the exact opposite of where they are heading. When Golden-native Mark Melancon closed out the Rockies in the 9th inning, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates a 6-3 win, the Pirates were in celebration mode. They successfully clinched a playoff spot and with that out of the way, set their sights on the suddenly struggling St. Louis Cardinals. Must be nice...
Via BSN Denver
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies lefty Rusin notches rare accomplishment in Coors Field

Overshadowed by another spectacular performance from Carlos Gonzalez at the plate on Thursday, Colorado Rockies starting pitching Chris Rusin achieved something no pitcher had done in franchise history in seven years. Rusin struck out five batters while allowing three earned runs and six hits over nine innings, which isn't exactly a sensational outing, but the 28-year-old lefty...
Via Fox Sports
September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

CarGo continues to impress as Chris Rusin throws another shutout in Colorado Rockies win

  It was a night where Colorado Rockies fans could only pretend that the results mattered. The Rockies took on the San Francisco Giants in a September 3rd game and pitched brilliantly while the offense did what it was designed to do. The defending World Champions didn’t stand a chance as the Rockies crushed three home runs in the 11-3 victory. The only problem is that the win...
Via BSN Denver
September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Rusin implodes as Colorado Rockies drop another barnburner

  The Colorado Rockies lost 14-9 on Saturday night. No, that isn’t a misprint. Yes, that is the exact same score from Friday night’s loss to the New York Mets. The back-to-back night’s of exactly the same score was the only thing odd about the Rockies loss on Saturday night. Everything else was just as predictable as anyone who has been watching this team consistently would...
Via BSN Denver
August 23, 2015  |  Discuss

MMO Game Recap: Mets 14, Rockies 9

The Mets defeated the Rockies tonight by a score of 14-9 in Coors field. Offense: The Mets’ lineup once again exploded for 14 runs as they obliterated Rockies’ starter Chris Rusin. After scoring three runs in the second inning, New York erupted for eight runs in the third. It all started with a solo shot […]
Via Mets Merized Online
August 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Rusin delivers a complete game shutout in Colorado Rockies victory

  Chris Rusin grabbed the ball from catcher Michael McKenry as they slapped hands after the game. He tucked the ball into his back pocket before getting in line to slap hands with his teammates. The keepsake commemorates Rusin’s complete-game shutout of the San Diego Padres. It also marks an exclamation point on the season that Rusin has had, coming out of nowhere, to be a strong...
Via BSN Denver
August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

De La Rosa scratched for start against the Reds

The Colorado Rockies have scratched Jorge De La Rosa for his scheduled start on Tuesday in Cincinnati against the Reds due to a cut in his hand. For his replacement the Rockies have called up Chris Rusin to make his major league debut. Jorge de la Rosa has been scratched from his start today. @C_RusIn will make his 2015 debut and #rockies debut as starter — Jenny Cavnar (@jennycavnar...
Via Mile High Sports
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Cubs Prospect Claimed Off Waivers

After several years of bouncing between Iowa and Chicago, Chris Rusin will finally be getting his chance to prove himself full time on a major league club. Unfortunately, it won’t be for the Cubs. Late Saturday evening, Gordon Wittenmyer reported the Colorado Rockies claimed the 27-year-old off waivers. Rusin, who has four career wins, was drafted in the 4th round of the 2009...
Via Sports Mockery
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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