Franklin Morales

Yadier Molina #4 of the St. Louis Cardinals singles against the Colorado Rockies in the sixth inning at Busch Stadium on September 13, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

Rockies Fall Just Short, Lose 5-4 To Cardinals

For the second straight night, long balls put the Colorado Rockies in an early hole. They couldn’t quite overcome mistakes by Franklin Morales with a three-run, ninth-inning rally falling just short in a 5-4 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals.

09/14/2014

Nolan Arenado is congratulated in the dugout after hitting a two-run home run in the seventh inning of against the San Diego Padres on Sunday. The Rockies won 6-0. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Arenado’s Homer Helps Rockies Sweep Padres, 6-0

Nolan Arenado homered, Franklin Morales pitched six solid innings for his first win in two months, and the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 6-0 on Sunday.

09/07/2014

Justin Morneau #33 of the Colorado Rockies is congratulated by Drew Stubbs #13 after hitting a two run home run during the third inning against the San Diego Padres at Coors Field on September 6, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Stubbs’ RBI Single Lifts Rockies Past Padres

Drew Stubbs’ tiebreaking RBI single in the 12th inning squirted through a gap in San Diego’s desperation defensive alignment, lifting the Colorado Rockies past the Padres, 7-6, on Saturday night.

09/07/2014

DENVER, CO - AUGUST 22:  Marcell Ozuna (C) of the Miami Marlins celebrates his grand spam with teammates Giancarlo Stanton #27, Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39, Casey McGehee #9 and Garrett Jones #46 during the ninth inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on August 22, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Ozuna’s Slam Helps Marlins Beat Rockies 13-5

Marcell Ozuna hit a grand slam for his third homer in as many games, Giancarlo Stanton had three hits and three RBIs, and the Miami Marlins beat the Colorado Rockies 13-5 on Friday night.

08/22/2014

Carlos Gonzalez walks off the field with manager Walt Weiss and a trainer after sliding into a fence in foul territory, catching a ball in Detroit on Friday. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

CarGo Injured As Tigers Down Rockies, 4-2

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.

08/01/2014

Brandon Barnes #1 of the Colorado Rockies ducks out of the way of a high pitch during the second inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Coors Field on July 27, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Pirates defeated the Rockies 7-5. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Rockies Can’t Complete Sweep, Lose To Pirates 7-5

Josh Harrison had four hits, including a tiebreaking homer, to help the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Colorado Rockies 7-5 on Sunday.

07/27/2014

Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies scores in the sixth inning ahead of the tag of Wilson Ramos #40 of the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on June 30, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Nationals Rally For 7-3 Win Over Rockies

Adam LaRoche homered, Ryan Zimmerman had three hits and Ian Desmond added two doubles and three RBIs as the Washington Nationals welcomed back Bryce Harper with a 7-3 win over the Colorado Rockies on Monday night.

06/30/2014

Brandon Barnes #1 of the Colorado Rockies is watches his game winning RBI triple in the 10th inning to defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-4 at Coors Field on June 7, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Rockies defeated the Dodgers 5-4 in 10 innings to end their eight game losing streak. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Barnes, Rockies End 8-Game Skid, Top Dodgers In 10

Brandon Barnes hit a winning triple off the center-field wall in the 10th inning and the Colorado Rockies snapped an eight-game losing streak, beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-4 Saturday.

06/07/2014

Charlie Culberson #23 of the Colorado Rockies leaps to catch the throw but is late to apply the tag as Martin Prado #14 of the Arizona Diamondbacks steals third base at Coors Field on June 3, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Diamondbacks beat the Rockies 4-2. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Rockies Fall 4-2 To D-backs, May Lose Gonzalez

If this bad stretch wasn’t bad enough, the Colorado Rockies could be losing one of their top players.

06/04/2014

First baseman Freddie Freeman #5 of the Atlanta Braves slides into third base under the tag of third baseman Charlie Culberson #23 of the Colorado Rockies while third base umpire Kerwin Danley #44 looks on in the eighth inning of the game at Turner Field on May 24, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Braves Roll Past Rockies 7-0

Evan Gattis homered twice to support Julio Teheran’s six scoreless innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the Colorado Rockies 7-0 on Sunday.

05/25/2014

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