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Saturday | Purple Row

MLB Scores: Cardinals 5, Rockies 4 - Colorado's rally comes up short, loses fifth straight

The Rockies made it interesting late, but ultimately Colorado was unable to complete a four run rally in the ninth inning and lost their fifth straight contest. Entering the top of the ninth inning, it appeared that the Rockies were going to post their Major League record-tying 11th straight road game with two or fewer runs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Rex Brothers, Wilin Rosario, Matt Carpenter, Pete Kozma, Matt Holliday

Mon Sep 08, 2014

The Morning Call

Bethlehem's McBride making big impression with Rockies

Former Lehigh University and Liberty High School baseball standout Matt McBride returned to the East Coast Monday as the Colorado Rockies began a three-game series at the New York Mets. It marks McBride's first trip to the East Coast since the Bethlehem native was called up from Triple-A Colorado Springs on Aug. 19. McBride was batting .305 with seven home runs, 35 RBI, 27 runs scored and 11 doubles at Colorado Springs before being called up to the Rockies.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

Sun Sep 07, 2014

The Miami Herald

Arenado homers to help Rockies sweep Padres, 6-0

Nolan Arenado homered, Franklin Morales pitched six solid innings for his first win in two months, and the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 6-0 on Sunday. Jackson Williams also went deep for his first major league home run for the Rockies, who swept a three-game series for the first time since June 13-15 in San Francisco.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wilin Rosario, Nolan Arenado, San Diego Padres, Major League Baseball, Jackson Williams, Corey Dickerson

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Pads shut out again as Ross' streak ends

The right-hander's attempt at extending a franchise record was about the only cause of excitement for the Padres, who were swept by the Rockies in a 6-0 shutout on Sunday. The Padres were shut out for the second time in three games at Coors Field, the game's friendliest venue for hitters.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Wed Sep 03, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Postgame Notes: Cordier finally reaches Majors, tries to break radar gun; Pagan has back tightness

Erik Cordier was chosen one spot ahead of Hunter Pence in the second round of the 2004 MLB Draft, and while Pence became an All-Star, a multi-multi-multi millionaire, a world champion and the subject of the #HunterPenceSigns campaign, Cordier toiled away in the minors. A knee injury cost him a season early, and then he started the journey through Idaho Falls and Burlington, Myrtle Beach and Gwinnett.

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Related Topix: Sports, Madison Bumgarner, Baseball Players, Hunter Strickland, Brian Wilson, Nate Schierholtz

SFGate

Rockies bombing Vogey, Giants LIVE

San Francisco 2, Colorado 9 Colorado Bottom 7th - - Charlie Blackmon popped out to short to end the inning.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Brandon Crawford, Christian Friedrich, Joe Panik, Gary Brown

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Giants have mixed day in Colorado

Tim Hudson leads all active pitchers with 214 wins, but none have come at nightmarish Coors Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Brandon Crawford, Charlie Blackmon, Colorado Rockies, Pablo Sandoval

Sun Aug 31, 2014

ArizonaSports.com

Nuno's strong outing squandered as Rockies shut out Diamondbacks: By The Numbers

School: ASU Started with Bonneville Phoenix: June 2013 Moved to Arizona: Summer of '93 -- right after Suns' run to the Finals Favorite sports memory: Staying up late to watch Jake Plummer and ASU shut out top-ranked Nebraska in '96 Favorite all-time athletes: Ben Wallace, Wayman Tisdale, Pat Tillman Favorite sports movies: Field of Dreams, White ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Arizona Diamondbacks, Vidal Nuno, Tyler Matzek, Nolan Arenado

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Washington Times

Maztek, Rockies beat D-Backs' hard-luck Nuno 2-0

Rookie Tyler Matzek gave up three hits in seven innings, Matt McBride and Charlie Blackmon homered and the Colorado Rockies handed Arizona's Vidal Nuno another hard-luck loss with a 2-0 victory over the Diamondbacks on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Tyler Matzek, Vidal Nuno, Daniel Hudson, Didi Gregorius

Purple Row

Rockies 2, Diamondbacks 0: Matt McBride, Charlie Blackmon homer as Tyler Matzek dominates Arizona

The Rockies had just one man on basepaths in the game and went seven innings without reaching, but a pair of solo home runs and some good pitching helped them to a 2-0 win in Arizona.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Tyler Matzek, Nolan Arenado, Vidal Nuno, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball

The Miami Herald

Nuno retires last 20 he faces, but loses again

Lightning strikes near Ben Hill Griffin Stadium at Florida Field during a weather delay on Saturday before the Gators' season opener against Idaho.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daniel Hudson, Didi Gregorius, Nolan Arenado, Boone Logan

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Major League Baseball

Ailing wrist could land Rosario on disabled list

The crowded Colorado disabled list could be adding another member in the near future.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wilin Rosario, Madison Bumgarner, Troy Tulowitzki, Carlos Gonzalez, Jackson Williams

Tue Aug 26, 2014

ABC News

Giants' Bumgarner Perfect Through 7 Innings

Bumgarner has struck out nine Tuesday night while retiring the first 21 batters in order.

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Related Topix: Sports, Brandon Crawford, Baseball Players

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Denver Post

Wilin Rosario sits out with injured wrist; 2015 Rockies contract coming to a head

Wilin Rosario congratulates Michael Cuddyer after a home run Aug. 17 against the Reds at Coors Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Wilin Rosario, Baseball Players

Purple Row

Game Wrap: Colorado Rockies 7, Miami Marlins 4: Nolan Arenado, Drew...

The Rockies played a fundamentally sound baseball game to a man and won a solid game against a decent team ... like, what? The Colorado Rockies got off to a quick start in this one, scoring three runs in the bottom of the first frame on home runs from Nolan Arenado and Michael McKenry .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Charlie Blackmon, Juan Nicasio, Nolan Arenado, Brad Hand, Corey Dickerson

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Kansas City Royals

The Kansas City Royals will try to shake off just their fourth loss of the month on Friday evening as they kick off a three-game series with the Texas Rangers.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Kansas City Royals, Christian Colon, Yordano Ventura

CBS Local

Marlins Open 9 Game Road Trip, First Up - The Rockies

Henderson Alvarez has pitched much like an ace while trying to help the Miami Marlins overcome the season-ending injury to star Jose Fernandez.

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Related Topix: Sports, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Nolan Arenado

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Kansas City Royals

Royals enjoying their success, not looking too far ahead

He is enjoying what has happened in the last month, but he knows better than to start thinking about what could transpire in the next month.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Justin Verlander, Kansas City Royals

Wed Aug 20, 2014

LongmontFYI

De La Rosa lifts Rockies past Royals

Although his team has the worst record in the National League, he departed Wednesday night's 5-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals with a 13-8 record and 4.21 ERA.

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Related Topix: Sports, Danny Duffy, Baseball Players, Alex Gordon, Billy Butler, Troy Tulowitzki

Colorado Rockies

McBride promoted, Flande optioned to Triple-A

The Rockies purchased the contract of first baseman-outfielder Matt McBride from Triple-A Colorado Springs for Tuesday night's game against the Royals.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Joe Gardner, Christian Bergman, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball

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