Nolan Arenado and Kyle Parker each hit home runs and Jorge De La Rosa pitched three innings of two-hit ball Tuesday, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 13-0 win over the Chicago Cubs.
Left fielder Carlos Gonzalez won his third Gold Glove and Nolan Arenado became the first rookie third baseman to win the award since 1957.
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.
Todd Helton has more homers than Hank Greenberg, more RBIs than Johnny Mize, a higher career batting average than Eddie Murray and has scored more runs than Willie McCovey.
Wade Miley took a shutout into the seventh inning, Gerardo Parra doubled twice and drove in three runs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 9-2 Saturday night.
The Los Angeles Dodgers are reaping the benefits from the most productive run of Ricky Nolasco’s career.
Clayton Kershaw surrendered a career-high 11 hits in five shaky innings and got the win and Yasiel Puig scored the go-ahead run before leaving with a strained right knee as the Dodgers beat the 10-8 on Monday.
Jhoulys Chacin went from his sick bed to a run at Coors Field history in a span of 24 hours. When he was finally done for the night, he left the San Francisco Giants feeling ill.
Nolan Arenado put his stamp on Sunday’s game with his glove and his bat.