Los Angeles Dodgers
The Colorado Rockies game against the Los Angeles Dodgers that was supposed to be played on Saturday has been rescheduled.
The Colorado Rockies vs. Los Angeles Dodgers game on Saturday has been postponed because of the rain.
Rockies closer John Axford’s 2-year-old son, who is recovering from rattlesnake bites to his right foot, threw out the ceremonial first pitch from his wheelchair on Friday night with his older brother and dad on the receiving end in front of home plate.
Howie Kendrick, Scott Van Slyke and rookie Joc Pederson hit sixth-inning home runs, and the Los Angeles Dodgers stretched their winning streak to seven by beating the Colorado Rockies 7-0 Sunday.
An 11th-round Draft choice by the Dodgers out of high school, Los Angeles knew it was taking a risk by drafting Joc Pederson, as he had pretty high bonus demands and had already committed to play baseball at USC. But the Dodgers were OK with the risk that late, and OK with giving him a hefty bonus, and now five years later it looks as though it’s all going to pay off.
Even if it’s another summer where the Rox are out of it by the All-Star break, there will be plenty of good teams coming to Coors Field this year.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed free-agent pitcher Brett Anderson to a one-year contract.
The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired right-hander Juan Nicasio from the Colorado Rockies on Monday in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
There’s a contemporary push to place starting pitchers in the same realm as everyday players, which is confusing as it is annoying.
The high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.