Jul 19, 2014
Matzek, Rockies try to reverse July struggles vs. Pirates
Looking to earn a series sweep to open the second half, the Pirates will send Jeff Locke to the mound Sunday to face Colorado, hoping that the lefty can continue a streak of good starts that began when he rejoined the Bucs rotation in early June.
St. Louis Cardinals stage late-inning comeback, beat Colorado Rockies 9-6
The Cardinals pulled of the series victory behind their bats. First baseman Matt Adams went 2-for-5 with a home run and two RBIs.
Rockies end 7-game slide with 10-5 win over Cards
Jorge De La Rosa allowed five runs, four earned, in seven innings. He is the first Rockies starter to earn a win since June 12. Nick Greenwood pitched 1 2-3 innings in relief of starter Shelby Miller, who left in the third with back tightness.
Justin Morneau's six RBIs help Rockies stop seven-game losing streak
Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa delivers a pitch during the seventh inning against the St. Louis Cardinals June 24, 2014 at Coors Field.
Rockies' Ottavino making hitters uneasy
Prato's pitch recognition and quick hands allow him to foul off tough pitches. Ottavino reached two strikes, and what happened next explains why he's emerging as one of the Rockies' most reliable bullpen options.