Detroit exercised thier considerable firepower on Colorado Saturday, blowing out the short-handed Rockies 11-5.
Starter Franklin Morales hung around long enough to earn quality start, but it wasn’t enough to overcome Detroit, as the Rockies lost 4-2 Friday.
The Rockies avoided extra innings, but couldn’t manage a split with Chicago, losing 3-1 Thursday to limp out of Wrigley.
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The Rockies managed to wrangle something positive out of their visit to Wrigley, winning 6-4 in extra innings Wednesday against the Cubs.
The Rockies plated three in the first and were shut out the next fifteen innings, eventually falling 4-3 Wednesday morning to Chicago.
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The Rockies squandered a nice start from Yohan Flande, only plating one run against the Chicago Cubs and losing game one of the series 4-1 Monday.
The Rockies plated five runs but couldn’t keep up with a powerful Pittsburgh attack, losing 7-5 in Sunday afternoon’s series finale.