Tag: Charlie Blackmon
The Colorado Rockies had four players announced today to the National League All-Star roster, including two starters in this year's MLB All-Star game. Nolan Arenado and Charlie Blackmon. Greg Holland and DJ LaMahieu also made the roster.
Former MLB pitcher Jason Hirsh thinks Bud Black is the perfect manager to break the young squad out of their mid-season slump.
Charlie Blackmon is all but guaranteed a starting spot in the 2017 All-Star Game. Nolan Arenado needs a big final 10 days to catch Kris Bryant.
Colorado took three of four games from the Cubs this weekend and also put a dent in some All-Star hopes for Cubs outfielders.
The Rockies' rookie starters are stealing headlines, but Colorado's offense is putting up numbers that should land them in the playoffs.
Jeff Hoffman struck out eight and allowed just four hits to lead the Rockies in a big win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field Saturday, their third in a row.
Colorado rallied to score four runs with two outs in the second, while some gutsy pitching performances earned the Rockies a fifth straight win.
While we want to take credit for Chuck Nasty's rise, it's probably safe to say that his outstanding play (and beard and hair) had plenty to do with.