Thursday, September 19, 2019

HIGHLIGHTS: Pat Valaika homers twice in big NL West matchup

On a day that featured a pitching matchup of two of the most promising young arms in the NL, it was rookie shortstop Pat Valaika who played the hero.

Don’t Let CarGo Go: Gonzalez deserves to be part of a Rockies run

Carlos Gonzalez has seen some tough times in a Colorado Rockies uniform. He deserves to be here when the playoffs are on the line.

Rockies keep the good times rolling, winning season-long homestand

The Colorado Rockies hosted three series over a 10-day stretch winning two and splitting four games with the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Greg Holland breaks a Rockies franchise record with 16th save

With the record, Holland helped the Rockies hold their spot in first place in the division with a 24-15 record, 1.5 games ahead of the Dodgers.

Ryan Hanigan’s comfort and confidence is ‘a good thing for the Rockies’

With 10 seasons already under his belt, Hanigan's maturity behind the plate brings an added finesse to the game - something Bud Black has noticed.

Rockies’ lumber has no answer for Dodgers’ Wood

Alex Wood struck out 10 Rockies over six innings, allowing five hits and a walk to earn his fourth victory on the season.

Dodgers’ Roberts praises Rockies’ ‘very balanced ball club’

Prior to Saturday's game against the Rockies, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts praised their improved pitching and "elite" offense.

Dissecting Tyler Chatwood’s worst outings and how he bounces back

Walks have played a part in several of Chatwood's worst outings each season. His results in the games that followed have been mixed.

Clayton Kershaw defeats Rockies to reclaim NL wins lead

Dodgers starter Clayton Kershaw (6-2, 2.43) earned his NL-leading sixth win on Friday, now one ahead of Rockies rookie Antonio Senzatela.

Colorado Rockies recall Raimel Tapia, option Jeff Hoffman

The Colorado Rockies have recalled prized prospect Raimel Tapia from Triple-A Albuquerque and have optioned pitcher Jeff Hoffman, the club announced Friday.