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8 min ago | Colorado Rockies
A winless six-game trek came to an end Sunday afternoon with a 4-1 loss to the Cardinals, during which the Rockies struck out 16 times -- nine against Colorado high school product Lyles pitched around nine hits and two walks. He finished with four strikeouts and didn't give up any runs outside of the third inning.
4 hrs ago | The Orange County Register
Colorado Rockies' Christian Bergman he has allowed just five runs in 17 1/3 innings since returning from the disabled list on Aug. 24 Did you know: Going into Sunday's game, the Rockies had scored a major-league high 436 runs at home with the highest home average , on-base percentage and slugging percentage - while ranking last in runs scored on the road, next-to-last in road average and OPS. Rockies report: The Rockies are guaranteed of finishing with a losing record for the fourth consecutive season and currently have the worst mark in the National League.
6 hrs ago | ABC News
Rookie Marco Gonzales struck out nine, Jhonny Peralta homered and the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals beat the Colorado Rockies 4-1 Sunday for their third straight win. The Cardinals held their 3 1-2-game division lead over Pittsburgh.
8 hrs ago | Purple Row
Late is better than never and here is your Sunday articles on the Rockies . The key theme is health today after yesterday being all about injuries.
17 hrs ago | Colorado Rockies
LOUIS -- Raimel Tapia went 2-for-5 with a home run and right-hander Konner Wade threw seven scoreless innings as the Asheville Tourists clinched the South Atlantic League championship with a 4-1 victory against Hagerstown in the fifth and deciding game of the title series on Saturday night. Tapia, 20, who finished the regular season with a .326 batting average, nine home runs and 32 doubles, hit his first postseason homer for a 2-0 Tourists lead in the third inning.
22 hrs ago | Denver Post
From left, Troy Tulowitzki, Carlos Gon- zalez and Jorge De La Rosa will receive a total of $48.5 million in 2015. Simply put, the Rockies' 2015 player payroll is top-heavy with injured stars, leaving little spending money to improve a team that is flirting with a 100-loss season.
SEPTEMBER 13: Starting pitcher Shelby Miller #40 pitches against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning at Busch Stadium on September 13, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. Shelby Miller has been extremely effective over his last four starts, giving up four earned runs in 33.0 innings pitched, including the single run he gave up in the Cardinals' 5-4 victory over the Rockies Saturday.
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Sep 2, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Fans reach for a foul ball in the sixth inning of the game between the San Francisco Giants and the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports It's hard to argue against the fact that there is nothing better in life than getting a foul ball in the stands, during a baseball game.
Last spring the mayor of this glitzy ski town high in the Colorado Rockies wondered aloud, after a particularly brutal winter wreaked havoc on the local interstate, whether guests from New York, Dallas and Chicago would keep flocking to the slopes if they encountered big-city traffic once they arrived. "I think that's going to begin to hurt Colorado as people look to places that have a great lifestyle and part of that lifestyle is easy access to recreation," Vail Mayor Andy Daly said.
Holliday sent a 93-mph fastball out to left for a three-run homer in the first inning of the National League Central-leading Cards' 5-1 victory at Busch Stadium in front of a sellout crowd of 45,108. reached on an infield single, went 467 feet.
Charlie Blackmon #19 of the Colorado Rockies slides into second on a lead off double in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on September 12, 2014 in St. Louis.
A number of writers -- both on the subject of the Rockies and baseball as a whole -- will be going over some interesting topics at a panel discussion at Ian's Pizza in LoDo on Saturday. Beginning at 4 p.m. on Saturday at Ian's Pizza , the SABR Rocky Mountain Chapter will have all Rockies and baseball bloggers alike take part in a panel/roundtable discussion on a number of topics: 1. How baseball in Denver can be improved 2. How have technologies changed and will continue to change the scouting landscape 3. How else will the future of baseball be impacted through tech advancements Then at 5:10, we will watch the local nine play the defending National League champion St. Louis Cardinals .
Mike West jogs with his baby after the season's first snow fell over Boulder, Colo., Friday, Sept.
The Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw might never become a strikeout king like Randy Johnson or throw 680 innings like 24-year-old Will White did in 1879, but he's having the best season of any pitcher since Greg Maddux in 1995. He's throwing his fastball at a career-low rate and has brandished his slider and 12-to-6 curveball exponentially more this season, helping him throw a career-high 69 percent of his pitches for strikes.
It's nice that the Rockies aren't quitting, but what else is he going to say? "At this point all we can think about are our beach houses in beautiful, income tax-free Florida"? I think not. There are still a few reasons to stay with this team.
It's September, the Rockies are out of contention for, y'know, anything, and yet guys like Kyle Parker still aren't getting regular at-bats. So ... what? The process of evaluating talent and looking toward the future is up first on Episode 26 of the Purple Dinosaur Podcast.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 10:06 pm
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