Nolan Arenado had a go-ahead RBI double in the seventh to power the Colorado Rockies to a third straight win and a series sweep against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Dexter Fowler singled in two runs in a crucial sixth inning rally as part of a two hit night as the Rockies defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-4 to clinch a series win
The Colorado Rockies dominated the Pittsburgh Pirates from the start of Friday night’s game, scoring all 10 runs in the first three innings. The Rockies won 10-1
Further injuries and a lineup of unfamiliar faces in Thursday’s 2-1 loss to the New York Mets put a merciful end to the Rockies road trip.
Jeff Manship was called on to make a spot start for the Rockies after Tyler Chatwood went on the 15-day DL and gave up two runs in the Rockies’ loss.
Gonzalez, the team’s leader in home runs, was placed on the disabled list Wednesday in the latest of a long line of injuries to the Rockies 2013 all-stars.
The Colorado Rockies failed to get any offense going and fell to the New York Met 5-0. Colorado is 1-8 on its current road trip.
After weeks of speculation, the Rockies placed outfielder Carlos Gonzalez on the 15-day disabled list and recalled Jeff Francis from Colorado Springs.
The Colorado Rockies field all-star talent toward the top of the lineup, but it’s the team’s lack of depth that has halted production at the plate.
Former Rockie Eric Young Jr. scored what turned out to be the game winning run as the Mets beat Colorado 3-2 in Tuesday’s series opener.