David Peralta hit a grand slam in Arizona’s nine-run eighth inning, Mark Trumbo homered and drove in four runs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks routed the bumbling Colorado Rockies 14-4 on Saturday night.
Rookie Javier Baez hit two more homers and drove in four runs Thursday, leading the Chicago Cubs over the Colorado Rockies 6-2.
The Colorado Rockies have recalled right-hander Juan Nicasio from Triple-A Colorado Springs and optioned righty Brooks Brown to the Sky Sox.
Carlos Gonzalez has had an inconsistent season because of injuries. The 2010 batting champ showed what he can do when he’s mostly healthy.
The Colorado Rockies have activated right-hander Jordan Lyles from the 60-day disabled list and placed lefty Brett Anderson on the 15-day DL.
Anibal Sanchez struck out 12, Victor Martinezhit a three-run homer and the Detroit Tigers finished off a weekend sweep of the Colorado Rockies with a 4-0 victory Sunday.
The Colorado Rockies stayed with the Detroit Tigers early but just couldn’t keep up the pace.
Justin Verlander equaled his longest outing of the season, pitching eight solid innings to lift the Detroit Tigers to a 4-2 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night.
The Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 6-4 on Wednesday night.
The Colorado Rockies have added another arm to their weary bullpen following a 16-inning loss to the Chicago Cubs.