Jorge De La Rosa has always struggled with his emotions. Sometimes the fiery persona on the mound helps him as the Colorado Rockies’ top left-handed starter. When it would work against him, he’d turn to his mother, Juana, in his native Mexico.
Mike Trout hit a two-run homer, Jered Weaver labored into the sixth inning and the Los Angeles Angels tied the Colorado Rockies 4-4 in 10 innings Saturday.
Left-hander Jorge De La Rosa was selected opening-day starter by the Colorado Rockies.
Prince Fielder singled home fellow Texas newcomer Shin-Soo Choo but Tommy Hanson gave up two runs on three consecutive extra-base hits in the first inning before settling down in the Rangers’ 8-2 loss to a Colorado Rockies.
Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin will be sidelined at least another week with a sore throwing shoulder.
The Colorado Rockies’ first full-squad workout was missing a key arm. Jhoulys Chacin, the team’s top right-handed starter a year ago, was shut down Sunday because of inflammation in his throwing shoulder.
Five things to know about the Colorado Rockies as they start their first spring training camp in two decades without first baseman Todd Helton.
Despite another last-place finish, the Colorado Rockies liked what manager Walt Weiss did with a banged-up team in his rookie season as manager and rewarded him with a three-year contract on Tuesday.
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.