After hitting the ball hard and coming up empty in recent games, Nolan Arenado finally got one to drop.
Zack Greinke’s best outing with the Los Angeles Dodgers was a workmanlike display of pitching to spots and letting his teammates make the plays behind him — mostly on groundballs.
Tyler Chatwood shook off a comebacker and gave Colorado the long outing it needed against the skidding Padres.
Hanley Ramirez had four hits, including a solo homer in the ninth, to help the Los Angeles Dodgers hold off the Colorado Rockies 10-8 on Wednesday night in a game outfielder Yasiel Puig left early with a bruised left hip after a leaping catch at the wall.
Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Tyler Chatwood is enjoying a pretty good season so far, posting a 4-1 record and an earned run average of just over 2.
Stephen Strasburg struck out nine over seven innings, Ian Desmond homered in the seventh to help give the righty his first win in June and the Washington Nationals beat the slumping Colorado Rockies 2-1 on Friday night.
Tyler Chatwood pitched five effective innings in his return from a triceps injury, Tyler Colvin homered during Colorado’s six-run first,.
The Colorado Rockies have activated left-hander Jeff Francis from the 15-day disabled list and designated right-hander Jon Garland for assignment.
An MRI showed no serious problem in Tyler Chatwood’s pitching arm, leaving the Colorado Rockies optimistic he might miss only one start.
Colorado Rockies pitcher Tyler Chatwood is expected to miss at least one start because of pain in his triceps.