Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau missed out on a chance to play in the All-Star game after Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo and Chicago White Sox pitcher Chris Sale were voted by fans onto the rosters for Tuesday’s game.
The Colorado Rockies added insult to frustration for one fan who toted his family of five to the Fourth of July fireworks game.
It’s that time of year, when the Rockies don’t appear to have a very good shot at the playoffs and teams are going to make offers for the Rockies best players.
Troy Tulowitzki showed why he is an All-Star and the NL captain for the Home Run Derby next week.
Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau has taken the early lead in the fan voting to make the final spot on the roster for the All-Star game.
The Colorado Rockies currently have two players on the All-Star team in Troy Tulowitzki and Charlie Blackmon, and they could have a third added.
The team has been struggling as of late, but on Sunday Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and outfielder Charlie Blackmon took a moment to share their reactions to being named to the NL All-Star team.
Matt Kemp had four hits and drove in two runs, Adrian Gonzalez had three RBIs and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 8-2 on Sunday.
Jorge De La Rosa sweated almost as much watching the Colorado bullpen preserve the win as he did earning it.