Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood is enjoying a pretty good season so far, posting a 4-1 record and an earned run average of just over 2.
Jorge De La Rosa continued his solid start to the season but the effort was not quite strong enough as Paul Goldschmidt’s two-run, fourth inning homer off was the game-changer in the Diamondbacks 3-2 win over the Rockies on Thursday night.
Didi Gregorius hit his second major league home run and singled to start a two-run rally in the ninth inning that led the Arizona Diamondbacks over Colorado 5-4 Sunday and stopped the Rockies’ eight-game winning streak.
Rockies pitcher Jhoulys Chacin was scheduled to undergo an MRI to try to determine the severity of a back injury that brought an abrupt end to an impressive outing Friday night against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Adam Eaton could evolve into one of the best top-of-the-order hitters in the league.
Colorado’s Tyler Chatwood and Arizona’s Josh Collmenter had impressive outings as they try to solidify their roles in their team’s starting rotations, and the Rockies beat a Diamondbacks split squad 4-3 Tuesday.
Eric Hinske feels right at home in Arizona, and the transition to playing for the Diamondbacks has been pretty comfortable as well.
Troy Tulowitzki got an RBI in his first at-bat of spring training, then singled the next time up Saturday as the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-2.
The Colorado Rockies have traded left-hander Matt Reynolds to the Arizona Diamondbacks for corner infielder Ryan Wheeler.
A few of his high school players sauntered out to the diamond on a balmy Thursday afternoon, congregating near the infield grass that’s beginning to turn brown.