Behind a stellar pitching performance from Jeff Francis and a home run by Dexter Fowler, Colorado topped San Diego 5-2 in their home opener.
The veteran left-hander showed in the home-opener against the Padres why he is one of the most successful pitcher in Colorado Rockies history.
Twenty years later, a reunion of the inaugural team brings back memories of a 1993 season that was truly magical in the Rocky Mountain region.
After failing to break the major league roster in the spring, the Colorado Springs Sky Sox will feature several players who will play for the Rockies this season.
Despite the offense being the star of the show in Milwaukee, the starting pitchers also did well in Colorado’s first series of the year.
Juan Nicasio earns a win and three different Rockies homer as Colorado defeats the Milwaukee Brewers 7-3 to win the first series of the season.
No Rockies pitcher has been riddled with injury the last two years than Juan Nicasio. Tonight Nicasio takes the mound for what he hopes is an injury free 2013 season.
Troy Tulowitzki and Carlos Gonzalez both hit home runs as the Colorado Rockies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-4 for their first win of the year.
Jorge De La Rosa will be looking for his first win in nearly two years when he takes the mound on Tuesday night against Milwaukee.