REGATHERING

ROX STAGGER OUT OF SF WITH WIN BEHIND MARQUEZ; GET FIRST OF 2 VS PADRES The Colorado Rockies are up off the mat, blinking the eyes, seeking focus, trying to gain a grasp on what just hit them.  Depending how you look at it, Colorado is either on a 2-game run behind strong starting performances … Continued

LOOKING LIKE LOSERS

ROX BREAKING BAD IN 2019 Chris Iannetta launched a solo shot high and deep into the left-field stands of a packed Tropicana Field in the top of the 11th last Wednesday, putting the finishing touch on a Colorado Rockies’ 1-0 drubbing of the Tampa Bay Rays.  Save for that tepid bit of heroism, Colorado went … Continued

SPRING BREAKING IN THE FLA

ROX SPLIT WITH MARLINS IN MIAMI; HEADING TO TAMPA The Colorado Rockies sprinted out of the gate Thursday, dispatching the Miami Marlins 6-3 behind 7 typically sublime innings from left-hander Kyle Freeland. They kept the pressure on Friday with German Marquez on the hill, falling behind by a run before inching ahead with single tallies … Continued

THE RECKONING

ROX VISIT LA, PHOENIX, FOR 3 EACH WITH DODGERS AND DBACKS; DIVISION ON LINE The Arizona Diamondbacks scored twice in the top of the 7th Thursday afternoon, reducing what had been a 4-run Colorado Rockies lead to 5-3.  Colorado roared-back in the bottom of the inning, plating 5 to run out to a 10-3 victory … Continued

INCHING FORWARD

DIVISION LEADING ROX HOST DBACKS AHEAD OF 9-GAME/3-CITY TRIP The Colorado Rockies took the lead in the National League West a week ago Tuesday with the first of 3 wins on a home series sweep of the San Francisco Giants.  Yesterday they lost to the 2nd-place Los Angeles Dodgers 9-6 in a disappointing affair, dropping … Continued

HOME FOR THE HOLIDAY

HATED GIANTS ON FOR 3; STRUGGLING ANDERSON FACES MAD BUM The Colorado Rockies defeated the San Diego Padres Sunday afternoon behind left-hander Kyle Freeland and an offense that finally showed a little bit of life there on the shores of the San Diego Bay.  Colorado took the last 2 of 4 from the Padres to … Continued