The Diamondbacks went on to score five more runs after the sixth, and Arenado felt bad after just his second career two-error effort in 321 games.
Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado has been named National League Player of the Week for the week of June 22-28, Major League Baseball announced on Monday.
Jorge De La Rosa became the Colorado Rockies’ career leader in victories Sunday, pitching seven innings to prevent a four-game sweep and beat the Miami Marlins 4-1.
The first quarter of the baseball season has had some ups and plenty of downs for the Rockies, and the organization’s social media team has been there to document some of the interesting parts of it.
Several times a game, Nolan Arenado takes a couple of giant steps to his left and fills the hole at shortstop. A necessary evil for the Colorado Rockies Gold Glove third baseman, who doesn’t particularly care for the view from that spot.
Baseball season officially opened last week and already we’ve had a plethora of ridiculous defensive plays.
The Colorado Rockies have already begun to answer one big question facing them in 2015: Can they win on the road?
Kyle Kendrick pitched seven sharp innings and also got two hits Monday as the Colorado Rockies trounced the Milwaukee Brewers 10-0 on opening day.
Troy Tulowitzki benefits by having Carlos Gonzalez in the lineup. Gonzalez certainly benefits from Tulowitzki’s presence, too. But the Rockies may not benefit as much as you might think having those two sluggers together in the batting order.
Nolan Arenado won’t turn 24 until April and he has already collected plenty of accolades, including two Gold Gloves.