Tsuyoshi Wada earned his first big league win, pitching seven strong innings Monday night as the Chicago Cubs defeated the Colorado Rockies 4-1.
Josh Harrison had four hits, including a tiebreaking homer, to help the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Colorado Rockies 7-5 on Sunday.
Nolan Arenado bounced back from a benching with three hits, including a home run, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Pirates 8-1 on Saturday night.
The Washington Nationals loaded the bases in the ninth before falling 6-4 to Jorge De La Rosa and the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday.
The Colorado Rockies showed plenty of power early. Their bullpen couldn’t make it stand up.
So many Rockies players have gotten hurt in various ways it’s hard to count, but some of the injuries have been more unusual than others.
Kevin Correia pitched six innings of one-run ball, Eduardo Escobar homered, and the Minnesota Twins pulled away late to beat the Colorado Rockies 9-3 on Saturday.
The Colorado Rockies have activated third baseman Nolan Arenado from the 15-day disabled list and optioned left-hander Christian Friedrich to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
Michael Cuddyer of the Rockies is out for at least another month after fracturing his left shoulder, an injury that led to his “most painful at-bat” in his career.
Colorado Rockies all-star outfielder Carlos Gonzalez had a small tumor removed from his left index finger on Tuesday.