Justin Morneau tied a season high with six RBIs, including five as part of an eight-run first inning against spot starter Carlos Frias, and the Colorado Rockies routed the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 16-2 on Wednesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Dan Haren's struggles and a boatload of misfortune led to the Dodgers' 10-4 loss on Tuesday night, despite outhitting the Rockies 16-9. Los Angeles' lead in the National League West shrunk to three games after San Francisco's win in Arizona.Upvote Share Tweet
Turner out after plate-blocking review vs. RockiesMLB.com 21 hours agoThe Dodgers' sixth-inning scoring spree from Monday night seemed to be carrying over into Tuesday night before Justin Turner was cut down on a relay throw home. But just to make sure they got the call correct, crew chief Brian O'Nara initiated a review …Upvote Share TweetIn addition to the chest contusion that the Rockies expected, a CT scan and MRI exam on third baseman Nolan Arenado on Tuesday revealed the early onset of pneumonia. Manager Walt Weiss believes Arenado will return before season's end, but a determinatio…Upvote Share Tweet
Frias ready to step in for RyuMLB.com 23 hours agoThe Dodgers announced Tuesday that rookie right-hander Carlos Frias will start Wednesday's series finale against the Rockies. He takes the place of Hyun-Jin Ryu, whose return from a sore left shoulder is currently unknown.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com 23 hours agoDodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez was a late scratch from Tuesday night's starting lineup against the Rockies at Coors Field with what the team called a right elbow strain.Upvote Share TweetCameras from Colorado's broadcast caught Matt Kemp in a verbal exchange with fellow outfielder Yasiel Puig in the Dodgers' 11-3 victory over the Rockies on Monday during the team's eight-run sixth inning.Upvote Share TweetThe Dodgers danced their way out of trouble all evening before erupting for eight runs in the sixth to secure an 11-3 win over the Rockies at Coors Field on Monday, extending their lead in the NL West to four games over the Giants.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Sep 15 (3 days ago)Wilson Ramos hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Nationals won a ninth straight game started by Jordan Zimmermann.Upvote Share Tweet
Gonzales, Cardinals Top Rockies for 3rd Win in Rownytimes.com Sep 14 (3 days ago)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.Upvote Share Tweet
Sweep keeps Cardinals 3 1/2 up in NL CentralMLB.com Sep 14 (3 days ago)St. Louis used the combination of strong pitching, timely power and good defense to take the first two games in the series. On Sunday, the pitching was there, Jhonny Peralta supplied the power and Peter Bourjos provided the defense as the Cardinals comp…Upvote Share Tweet
Cardinals Hold Off Rockies 5-4nytimes.com Sep 13 (4 days ago)Matt Holliday homered in the first inning for the second straight night and Shelby Miller pitched six solid innings and had an RBI double, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Cards hold on late to bolster lead in divisionMLB.com Sep 13 (4 days ago)Again showing confidence in an array of secondary pitches, along with bashing a key double, Shelby Miller continued his string of strong starts in a 5-4 win for St. Louis against the Rockies on Saturday night in front of 45,552 at Busch Stadium. The Roc…Upvote Share Tweet
Morneau's NL batting title hopes hit by injuryESPN.com Sep 13 (4 days ago)Colorado Rockies first baseman Justin Morneau, who is second in the race for the National League batting crown, suffered a left intercostal strain Friday and is listed as day-to-day.Upvote Share TweetAdam Wainwright won his 18th game to tie for the major league lead, Matt Holliday hit a long three-run homer in the first inning and the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Colorado Rockies 5-1 Friday night to stop a three-game losing streak.Upvote Share Tweet
Deep blast from Holliday drives Cards' causeMLB.com Sep 12 (5 days ago)The Cardinals needed a stopper on Friday night at Busch Stadium, and Adam Wainwright was up to the task, pitching St. Louis to a 5-1 win against the Rockies in front of 45,108 at Busch Stadium. Matt Holliday hit a long three-run homer in the first.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Sep 12 (5 days ago)Michael Wacha, who recently returned from a right shoulder injury, will not make his scheduled start for the Cardinals against the Rockies on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 11 (6 days ago)Editor's note: We're saying goodbye to MLB teams when they're officially eliminated from postseason contention with a slow-jam serenade set to the Boyz II Men classic "End of the Road." Next up: the Rockies. Do you remember what you were doing…Upvote Share Tweet
Yankees 8, Rays 5; Mets 2, Rockies 0: Yankees and Mets Both Win, but Are on Outskirts of Wild-Card Racenytimes.com Sep 11 (7 days ago)The Yankees’ and Mets’ positions in the complex and crowded wild-card standings were identical going into Wednesday, with one team stumbling out the door as the other tried to barge its way in.Upvote Share TweetRookie starter Rafael Montero delivered 5 1/3 shutout innings in a 2-0 win over the Rockies at Citi Field on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Sep 10The Mets announced after their 2-0 victory against the Rockies that Wright had a magnetic resonance imaging test that revealed persistent inflammation.Upvote Share Tweet
Cardinals Sweep RockiesSep 14Johnny Peralta hit a two-run homer in the Cardinals' 4-1 win over the Rockies.
Mets Sweep RockiesSep 10Eric Young Jr. went 3-for-3 with an RBI triple in the Mets' 2-0 win over the Rockies.
DeGrom Pitches Mets Past RockiesSep 9Jacob deGrom struck out nine in the Mets' 2-0 win over the Rockies.
Mets Edge RockiesSep 8Wilmer Flores' sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth lifted the Mets past the Rockies 3-2.
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