Tag: nolan arenado
The Rockies remain atop the National League with a win over St. Louis, while Charlie Blackmon padded several of his NL-leading stats.
Not only did Colorado win all three series on their road trip, they put up some impressive numbers that bode well for the weeks ahead.
What's the secret behind Colorado's franchise-best 30-17 start under new manager Bud Black? Consistency, focus and discipline, according to the skipper.
The right-hander picked up his second win and lowered his ERA to 3.29 with seven sparkling innings against the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
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.
The Rockies took down Cubs ace Jake Arrieta in a stunning performance on Tuesday as they exploited every inch of Coors Field.
With the Cubs' reigning MVP Kris Bryant in town, he and Nolan Arenado threw around praise for each other before Monday's game.
The spectacular play prompted manager Bud Black to say some nice things about his third basemen when asked a question by a reporter.
There's no wrong time to hit a home run, but Charlie Blackmon and Mark Reynolds picked just about the best times possible to go deep Monday.