All the tributes and tips of the cap to the adoring crowd are now just memories for Todd Helton.
Charlie Blackmon hit his first career leadoff homer and Tyler Chatwood pitched seven strong innings, lifting the Colorado Rockies to an 8-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.
With Todd Helton’s time as a Colorado Rockies nearing its the end, the Coors Field faithful showed their appreciation in his last Sunday home finale.
Corey Dickerson’s RBI triple with one out in the bottom of the 15th inning gave the Colorado Rockies a 7-6 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday.
Clayton Kershaw surrendered a career-high 11 hits in five shaky innings and got the win and Yasiel Puig scored the go-ahead run before leaving with a strained right knee as the Dodgers beat the 10-8 on Monday.
Todd Helton doubled for his 2,500th career hit, Michael Cuddyer homered among his four hits and the Colorado Rockies overcame the loss of starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood to beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-4 on Sunday.
Five solid innings by rookie pitcher Chad Bettis couldn’t make up for a rough opening on Tuesday night.
Jeff Manship impressed in his Colorado Rockies debut on the road last week. His first time on the mound at Coors Field was a different story.
Nolan Arenado hit a go-ahead double in the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies beat Pittsburgh 3-2 Sunday for a three-game sweep of the NL Central-leading Pirates.
Colorado outfielder Carlos Gonzalez has left Wednesday night’s game against the Braves after aggravating his sprained right middle finger.