Freeland pitched lights-out through six, giving up two runs in the seventh, but the Rockies couldn't win. Again, the bullpen robbed Colorado late.
Seven of the eight hits allowed by German Marquez on Sunday came from left-handed hitters.
The Rockies grinded out the victory despite going 0-for-13 with runners in scoring position. The win cut Colorado's deficit in the NL West to 2.5 games behind the Dodgers.
Rockies' Nolan Arenado wins player of the week in NL.
The red-hot Rockies host the first-place Diamondbacks in what amounts to the season’s most important series.
The Colorado Rockies announced that right-handed reliever Adam Ottavino has been recalled from the 10-day disabled list Thursday. The veteran leads the bullpen in strikeouts with 45.
The Colorado Rockies defeated the New York Mets Thursday afternoon, 6-4.
The Rockies have six more games in their season; will they have to win them all to make another Wild Card appearance?
Mike Dunn has been moved to the DL and the Rockies have promoted starting righty Jeff Hoffman.
Tyler Anderson was completely dominated by the Houston Astros, giving up four extra base hits for scores, and three home runs.