Tags Archives: Arenado

Rox leave Black Hole quietly

Foiled again by a lack of hits on relatively unknown arms, the Rox 2015 visit to the Black Hole ended quietly with a 4-1 loss. In 3 days, the Rox fell to Kendall Graverman (the centerpiece to the Josh Donaldson deal to Toronto), avoided Sonny Gray who opt

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Saved by the changeup

Once again, Walt Weiss was faced with a non-choice last night heading into the 9th inning. John Axford was rode hard and put away wet the previous two days. LaTroy Hawkins had a jacket on the entire night in the dugout and didn’t move to the bullpen

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FirstLook: Marlins vs. Rockies, 6.6.15

After another Deadie Butler pummeling last night, the Marlins and the tarp are back for more today. Chris Rusin will be attempting to keep the ball within county lines. We’ve put two opposing players on top of the HR distance board THIS WEEK. Gianca

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BREAKING: Pen melts – for Dodgers

OK, show of hands – how many of you turned tonight’s contest off in the 7th? After a two and a half hour rain delay, and what had all the makings of another Dodger victory after another Rockies bullpen meltdown, I’m sure lots of folks we

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Rox overpower Harang, deliver victory

A lot of things went right today for the Rockies in a 5-2 win at Philadelphia. The way this game unfolded, it could have easily gone the way so many games have gone this year, snatching defeat from the jaws of victory. As Ryan Spilborghs said, it’s

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Rox withstand rally in 8th to hold on

There were quite a few uninformed fans who characterized today’s Rox 6-4 win in Cincinnati as “Kendrick blew up again.” That couldn’t be farther from the truth. Yep, 4 earned runs got charged to him – but a closer look shows

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FirstLook: Rockies @ Reds, 5.27.15

Listening to George Frazier yesterday was a bit alarming. He was talking about the lack of starting pitching, a sputtering offense that is underperforming in a park traditionally known as a hitter’s paradise – and he was analyzing the Reds. Ye

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DLR outduels Greinke in LA

On a clear Saturday night in LA where Don Mattingly gave most of his heavy hitters the night off, the Rox got a stellar performance from Jorge de la Rosa that even Scott Oberg couldn’t mess up. DLR fielded a grounder in the 7th twisting his groin aw

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Cubs drub Kendrick

There’s a thin line between love and hate – and Kyle Kendrick has quickly found both extremes with Rockies fans. He’s probably not as good as his previous outing in Milwaukee, and definitely not as bad as his first outing in a Rockies un

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Dodgers Antivenom After Snakebite

What a difference a day makes.  Blame it on the delayed flights, the 100+ Arenado “family” in attendance or that the Rockies were finally tired of leaving runners stranded.  Whatever the reason, the Rockies took their weekend frustration at

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