Tag: Charlie Blackmon
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.
Blackmon learned on Tuesday that he'd nabbed his fifth National League Player of the Week Award.
For all the Rockies haters out there, it's time you take a look at where they stand in the league in every important statistical category.
Colorado is 16-8 in the month of May, while Blackmon is hitting .388 with five home runs and 21 RBIs over that time.
The Rockies remain atop the National League with a win over St. Louis, while Charlie Blackmon padded several of his NL-leading stats.