Rockies-Dodgers Preview

The Los Angeles Dodgers wrapped up their division with another impressive offensive showing. They enter Friday night likely needing a sweep of the visiting Colorado Rockies in their final series of the regular season for a chance at home-field advantage throughout the NL playoffs. The Dodgers (91-68) clinched their second straight NL West title with a 9-1 win over San Francisco on...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cuddyer's career-high 7 RBI lead Rockies to rout of D-backs

DENVER -- Michael Cuddyer hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high seven runs, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 15-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. Jordan Lyles pitched six strong innings for his first win in six weeks. Rafael Ynoa added four hits and three RBI and Wilin Rosario had three hits and two RBI for the Rockies, who moved a game up on last-place...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies slam last-place D-backs

DENVER -- Michael Cuddyer hit a grand slam and drove in a career-high seven runs, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 15-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. Jordan Lyles pitched six strong innings for his first win in six weeks. Rafael Ynoa added four hits and three RBI, and Wilin Rosario had three hits and two RBI for the Rockies, who moved a game up on last-place...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies abysmal season continues with another huge lead blown

Jordan Lyles pitched decent, but was left in the game too long.What is left to be said?The Colorado Rockies are the only team in baseball that goes up 7-1 and their fans feel like it won't be enough. The fans are rooting for the starter to work deep into the 7th inning, just so the terrible bullpen doesn't have to come in and do what it does best; throw gas on the fire.Couple...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Bullpen blows it again as Colorado Rockies lose late lead for countless time

Jordan Lyles solid outing was spoiled by the Rockies pitch count rule.Jordan Lyles glared at Walt Weiss as the Colorado Rockies manager came to take him out of the game in the 6th inning.Starting pitchers aren't generally thrilled when their manager takes them out of the game, but Lyles face told a different story. The story was one that everyone who watches the Rockies knows...
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August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies cruise by the Cubs in support of Jordan Lyles' return

As Matt Belisle warmed up in the Rockies bullpen Wednesday at Coors Field, readying to replace Jordan Lyles, he was interrupted by the falling ball walloped off the bat of Carlos Gonzalez. These three things — starter, reliever, slugger — weaved together Colorado's most complete game in more than 10 days. The Rockies, behind Gonzalez's sixth-inning, two-run homer and...
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August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Brett Anderson heads back to disabled list

Just when the Rockies were starting to get some parts of their rotation back, more bad news rolls in. On the same day that right-hander Jordan Lyles is set to make his first start since suffering a fractured finger way back on June 4, the Rockies were forced to place starter Brett Anderson on the 15-day disabled list because of lower-back spasms. Anderson left his start Tuesday...
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August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies active Jordan Lyles, place Brett Anderson on DL

The activation of Colorado Rockies pitcher Jordan Lyles came as Brett Anderson hit the 15-day disabled list. Lyles has been out for two months with a fractured metacarpal in his left hand. In 12 starts this season the 23-year-old right hander has a 3.52 ERA to go with a 1.30 WHIP. Anderson hits the disabled list again this time with a lower back strain. He has a nifty 2.93 ERA and...
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Jordan Lyles is happy to be back in rotation

Right-hander Jordan Lyles hasn't pitched since the fourth inning of a June 4 game against Arizona at Coors Field. That's when he fractured a bone in his left hand while covering a play at the plate. Lyles never thought he'd be out of action this long, but he finally gets to start again Wednesday night when the Rockies host the Cubs. He's trying to make up for lost...
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August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Jordan Lyles makes scoreless rehab start

The Colorado Rockies fell to the Chicago Cubs on Thursday by the score of 3-1. The loss dropped the Rockies to 20 games below .500 at 44-64, last in the National League Central. The pitching staff which is near the bottom of the league in ERA, allowed only three earned runs. The offense, though, managed just five hits. On the injury front, there is good news regarding Jordan Lyles...
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August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Jordan Lyles rehab result

The Colorado Rockies entered Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates with a record of 43-60, last in the National League West, despite being third in the Major Leagues in runs scored. The problem with the Rockies has been a dreadful pitching staff that is 30th in ERA at 4.96. There could be some help on the way in the next couple of weeks, as Jordan Lyles made his first...
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July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Jordan Lyles moved to 60 day DL

Rockies right handed pitcher Jordan Lyles time on the disabled list just got a lot longer.  Nick Groke of The Denver Post reported that Lyles has suffered a setback and been moved to the 60 day disabled list.Rockies manager Walt Wiess stated that the broken bone in his glove hand that he hurt on June 4th is not fully healed.  After viewing X-Rays this Friday, Wiess stated that...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

The downward spiral continues for Colorado Rockies in ugly loss

Don't expect these guys to go anywhere in the offseason.What is left to be said?At the risk of completely repeating every piece that has been written about these brutal Colorado Rockies throughout June, there simply isn't anything left to be talked about.On Wednesday, despite having their fifth starter from Colorado Springs on the mound making his big league debut, the Rockies...
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June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Updates: Jordan Lyles, Boone Logan

It's pouring in Colorado.  The Rockies have lost eight in a row.  Lost ten of their past eleven, twelve of their last fourteen.  They were seven games over .500 before this plummet, they're now three games under and sit ten and a half games back of the division leading Giants.  And now they've lost two pitchers to the disabled list for the foreseeable future.#495674165...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Lyles’ hand injury adds to the Rockies’ pitching woes

The news isn’t getting any better for the slumping Colorado Rockies. Jordan Lyles, one of the Rockies top performing pitchers this season, broke his hand last night and has been placed on the 15-day disabled list. Lyles, 5-1 with a 3.51 E.R.A, was off to hot start after being acquired from Houston in the offseason. The injury occurred in the first inning of the Rockies Wednesday...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Jordan Lyles suffers fractured hand

Wednesday night was a tough one for Colorado Rockies pitchers. Starter Jordan Lyles found it particularly painful as he ended up pitching four innings with a broken left hand.'s Cody Ulm reports that the right-hander went to tag Arizona Diamondbacks third baseman Martin Prado at the plate in the first inning and Prado's knee struck Lyles' glove hand.Lyles...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Is it time for the Colorado Rockies to start building for next year?

Time for Bill Geivett to shake things up for the Rockies.It is going to take a minor miracle for the Colorado Rockies to make the playoffs.One bad road trip and suddenly a fan base that was injected with optimism is jumping from the bandwagon as if it is filling up with smoke and flames. When things go bad for the Rockies, they go bad in a hurry.Suddenly a team that looked like it...
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June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Gameday 50: Rockies at Phillies

Colorado Rockies (28-24) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (22-27) Starting Pitchers: COL: Jordan Lyles (5-1. 3.45) vs. PHI: Roberto Hernandez (2-2, 3.83) Time: 7:05, Citizens Bank Park TV: CSN Weather: Chance of Rain, 63 Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Tonight: Last night started with a rain delay, and by the looks of it today will be the same.  Rain is in the forecast for most...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Time for de la Rosa to turn into a workhorse

For all the talk of seeing Jonathan Gray or Eddie Butler up with the big club (and meaning no disrespect to Jordan Lyles’ breakout season), the Colorado Rockies already have a starter that could be in line for a career year in Jorge de la Rosa. After yielding just one run in six innings against the Philadelphia Phillies Tuesday night, de la Rosa improved his record to 6-3 on the...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Worst case scenario for Colorado Rockies as Nolan Arenado goes down with injury in loss

The Rockies lost Nolan Arenado for a long time on Friday night.Nolan Arenado has emerged as a huge star for the Colorado Rockies in 2014. After one errant slide on Friday, the Rockies will be without him for quite a while.After drilling a ball off the top of the left field wall in the top of the 2nd inning, Arenado hesitated on his way to second base. It was hit so hard that going...
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May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Nine game road trip will tell us who the Colorado Rockies are

The Rockies need a big start from Jordan Lyles on Friday.The rain, hail, wind and nearly every other imaginable weather pattern put a damper on the rubber match of a three-game series that was supposed to tell us who the Colorado Rockies are.After a great finish on Tuesday night, then sleep-walking through Wednesday's game, Thursday was going to tell who the better team was....
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies: Why Jordan Lyles has been their best player so far

When evaluating the Colorado Rockies first 45 games of this 2014 baseball season several players standout. Whether it’s Troy Tulowitzki reminding Rockies fans that when healthy he’s an MVP candidate or Charlie Blackmon’s emergence in the outfield, Rockies fans have a lot to be pleased about. However, the unexpected play of newcomer Jordan Lyles makes him the purple and blacks...
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Jordan Lyles doesn't have it as Colorado Rockies lose an ugly one

Jordan Lyles showed he was human on Saturday.Don't get mad at Jordan Lyles. He was due for a bad outing.The Colorado Rockies couldn't recover from Lyles tough night, dropping the second game of a three-game set 8-5. Lyles has been the biggest surprise for the Rockies in a season that has seen many positive surprises for the club. With that in mind, his outing on Saturday...
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May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Lyles bounced early in first loss of the year

San Diego 8, Colorado 5 When: 8:10 PM ET, Saturday, May 17, 2014 Where: Coors Field, Denver, Colorado Temperature: 68° Umpires: Home – Brian Knight, 1B – Fieldin Culbreth, 2B – Manny Gonzalez, 3B – Seth Buckminster Attendance: 40508 By SportsDirect Inc. Padres 8, Rockies 5: Seth Smith slugged a two-run homer and Yonder Alonso had two doubles and two RBIs to lead visiting...
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May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Nanocast: Can the strong start continue?

The Colorado Rockies lost their first series in over a month last weekend in Cincinnati. The team now heads off to Kansas City for a short two-game set with the Royals. At 23-17, can this team continue their strong play into the month of June? When will Tulo, Charlie Blackmon, Jordan Lyles and Justin Morneau come back to earth? Just how big is the upcoming weekend series with the...
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May 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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