Tag: Ian Desmond
For a second straight season, Ian Desmond is Colorado's nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award.
Colorado got behind early but bounced back for a second straight game, and a second straight win over the rival Diamondbacks. For the Rockies, it was a sixth straight win and a series victory Saturday.
All-Star shortstop Trevor Story and first baseman Ian Desmond have been heating up; can they sustain that performance for the rest of the season?
The red-hot Rockies host the first-place Diamondbacks in what amounts to the season’s most important series.
Kyle Freeland and James Paxton battled from the mound, but it was Noel Cuevas' monster home run which made the difference for Colorado, Saturday.
German Marquez was simply brilliant Saturday, literally getting stronger as the night wore on. Colorado's white-hot pitching led the Rockies to back-to-back wins.
The Rockies finally spent big money on players this year, but Jeff Bridich paid too much for the wrong guys, it seems. If Colorado can't find a way to win, they'll lose Nolan Arenado, sooner rather than later.
The Giants tacked on runs in the seventh and eighth innings to secure the victory over Colorado.
While his fly ball percentage is the lowest it’s been in his career, Desmond’s hard hit percentage has never been higher. All signs point to him continuing to hit the ball better as the season goes on.
From Mickelson, to the World Cup and the Rockies loss in Texas, Father's Day had a lot to enjoy for sports fans.