NO RELIEF

ROX FIZZLE, FINISH 75-87; LEMAHIEU IS BATTING CHAMP, WEISS STEPS ASIDE The Colorado Rockies had a 3-2 lead when word came down from Washington DC that Nationals infielder Daniel Murphy had pinch-hit in the bottom of the 5th, flied to right, and left the game, leaving Rockies’ 2nd-baseman DJ LeMahieu leading the league in hitting … Continued

NOT SPOILERS

ROX LAY DOWN TO CARDS, DODGERS; CLOSE OUT WITH 3 IN SAN FRAN, 3 AT HOME WITH BREWERS The Los Angeles Dodgers gave legendary play-by-play man Vin Scully a high-grade send-off for the final broadcast of his Hall-of-Fame career Sunday afternoon, sweeping the Colorado Rockies in a 4-game series, coming from behind late to do … Continued

DOWNERS + UPPERS

SUMMER, SEASON WINDING DOWN; CARDS ON AT COORS; 4 IN LA ON WEEKEND A week ago the Colorado Rockies had a bit of bounce in their step.  Coming off a winning week and a 3-2 10th inning victory over the San Diego Padres on a solo Mark Reynolds home run, Colorado headed east to the … Continued

STREAK SEEKING

19 REMAIN AS ROX CLOSE OUT WITH ARIZONA, PADRES In other parts of the world, the Boston Red Sox have a 2 game lead on the Baltimore Orioles and Troy Tulowitzki’s Toronto Blue Jays in the American League East.  The Cleveland Indians have a fairly insurmountable 7 game lead over the Detroit Tigers in the … Continued

SEPTEMBERING

TAPIA, MURPHY UP; GIANTS VISIT AMID DOSE OF DBACKS, PADRES The Colorado Rockies lost to the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday afternoon, imploding late after 6 strong innings from Jon Gray (9-7, 4.51).  Colorado dropped 2 of 3 to the Diamondbacks after taking 2 of 3 from the Los Angeles Dodgers Monday and Wednesday to finish week … Continued

COSMIC ROADHOUSE BAD TEAM BLUES

SWEPT BY BREW CREW, ROX TAKE SERIES FROM NATS; HOME TO DODGERS, DBACKS RMH was on the case early Monday with a whine.  Bob K followed with the facts:  the Colorado Rockies have a winning record against winning teams and a losing record against losing teams.  ROOT and the Post, late on the uptake as … Continued