Jorge De La Rosa pitched seven-plus strong innings and the top of the lineup hit well as the Rockies captured their first win since the all-star break 6-4 Wednesday.
The Rockies remained winless after the all-star break after Adam LaRoche’s three-run home run powered the Nationals to a 7-4 win Tuesday.
Ian Desmond went 5-for-5 and Doug Fister did just enough to power the Nationals over the short-handed Rockies 7-2 Monday night.
The Rockies rotation had an impressive weekend, but their performance didn’t translate into wins. Who among the team’s starting pitchers will still be here next year?
The Rockies spoiled another solid pitching performance out of Tyler Matzek, losing 5-3 Sunday and getting swept out of Pittsburgh.
Brett Anderson is still searching for his first win as a Rockie after his seven strong innings were squandered Saturday in a 3-2 loss.
The Rockies kept things close but surrendered the lead in the eighth, losing their first game back after the all-star break 4-2 to the Pirates.
Dick Monfort’s willingness to get out in front of the press is admirable, but his willingness to shoulder the failure of the franchise is hurting, not helping, the Rockies
The Rockies enjoyed a few highlights during the All-Star festivities thanks to the work of NL starting shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and returning hero Justin Morneau
The Rockies close out the first half of the season on a sour note as Brian Dozier blasts two home runs in the Twins 13-5 win that clinches the series