DENVER (AP) — Wilin Rosario doubled and homered to drive in four runs, leading a Rockies offense that batted around in the first and second innings, and Colorado snapped a five-game losing streak by beating […]
Jorge De La Rosa has been struggling lately as he had his second poor start in a row. De La Rosa lasted only four-plus innings Saturday night as Francisco Liriano continued his recent dominance with seven strong innings, and Jose Tabata homered and drove in two runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night.
Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado couldn’t believe he booted a routine grounder that could’ve helped the Colorado Rockies hold a four-run lead in the third inning.
Troy Tulowitzki homered early, then doubled to start a two-run rally in the eighth inning that sent the Colorado Rockies over the Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 on Sunday.
With the offense scuffling, the Colorado Rockies leaned on Jorge De La Rosa and some clutch bullpen work to snap out of a funk.
Jeff Samardzija pitched effectively into the eighth inning and Anthony Rizzo doubled home the go-ahead run in the seventh, leading the Chicago Cubs past the Colorado Rockies 3-1 Friday night.
The Rockies are 4 1/2 games back in the National League West. To be within striking distance of the division leader at the All-Star Break is something most people wouldn’t have expected before the season started.
Michael Cuddyer tuned up for his first Home Run Derby with a two-run shot, the kind of boost that he’s been giving Colorado in the first half of the season.
Tyler Chatwood shook off a comebacker and gave Colorado the long outing it needed against the skidding Padres.
The Colorado Rockies will be well represented on the National League All-Star team.