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Rockies Rout Dodgers 16-2, Take 2 of 3 in Series

Rockies Rout Dodgers 16-2, Take 2 of 3 in Series

nytimes.com ESPN.com Updated 55 minutes ago
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.
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  • Play at plate sums up Dodgers' loss to Rockies

    Play at plate sums up Dodgers' loss to Rockies

    MLB.com ESPN.com 18 hours ago
    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.
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  • Turner out after plate-blocking review vs. Rockies

    Turner out after plate-blocking review vs. Rockies

    MLB.com 21 hours ago
    The 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 …
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  • Arenado out with early onset pneumonia

    Arenado out with early onset pneumonia

    MLB.com ESPN.com 21 hours ago
    In 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…
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  • Frias ready to step in for Ryu

    Frias ready to step in for Ryu

    MLB.com 23 hours ago
    The 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.
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  • Hanley scratched with right elbow strain

    Hanley scratched with right elbow strain

    MLB.com 23 hours ago
    Dodgers 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.
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  • Dodgers downplay dugout exchange between Kemp, Puig

    Dodgers downplay dugout exchange between Kemp, Puig

    MLB.com ESPN.com Sep 16 (yesterday)
    Cameras 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.
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  • Eight-run sixth helps Dodgers stretch NL West lead

    Eight-run sixth helps Dodgers stretch NL West lead

    MLB.com nytimes.com Sep 16 (yesterday)
    The 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.
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  • Roundup: Nationals Eliminate Mets From Division Race; Dodgers’ …

    Roundup: Nationals Eliminate Mets From Division Race; Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw Earns 19th Win

    nytimes.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.
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  • Gonzales, Cardinals Top Rockies for 3rd Win in Row

    Gonzales, Cardinals Top Rockies for 3rd Win in Row

    nytimes.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.
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  • Sweep keeps Cardinals 3 1/2 up in NL Central

    Sweep keeps Cardinals 3 1/2 up in NL Central

    MLB.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…
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  • Cardinals Hold Off Rockies 5-4

    Cardinals Hold Off Rockies 5-4

    nytimes.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.
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  • Cards hold on late to bolster lead in division

    Cards hold on late to bolster lead in division

    MLB.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…
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  • Morneau's NL batting title hopes hit by injury

    Morneau's NL batting title hopes hit by injury

    ESPN.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.
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  • Wainwright wins 18th as Cards beat Rockies

    Wainwright wins 18th as Cards beat Rockies

    ESPN.com nytimes.com Sep 13 (5 days ago)
    Adam 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.
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  • Deep blast from Holliday drives Cards' cause

    Deep blast from Holliday drives Cards' cause

    MLB.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.
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  • Cards push back Wacha to give him extra rest

    Cards push back Wacha to give him extra rest

    MLB.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.
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  • The 2014 Colorado Rockies have come to the 'End of the Road'

    The 2014 Colorado Rockies have come to the 'End of the Road'

    yahoo.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…
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  • Yankees 8, Rays 5; Mets 2, Rockies 0: Yankees and Mets Both Win…

    Yankees 8, Rays 5; Mets 2, Rockies 0: Yankees and Mets Both Win, but Are on Outskirts of Wild-Card Race

    nytimes.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.
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  • Rookie Montero's first win keeps slim hopes alive

    Rookie Montero's first win keeps slim hopes alive

    MLB.com nytimes.com Sep 10 (7 days ago)
    Rookie starter Rafael Montero delivered 5 1/3 shutout innings in a 2-0 win over the Rockies at Citi Field on Wednesday night.
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  • Mets 2, Rockies 0: Bothersome Shoulder Ends David Wright’s Seas…

    Mets 2, Rockies 0: Bothersome Shoulder Ends David Wright’s Season

    nytimes.com Sep 10
    The Mets announced after their 2-0 victory against the Rockies that Wright had a magnetic resonance imaging test that revealed persistent inflammation.
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  • Video - Cardinals Sweep Rockies 00:35

    Cardinals Sweep Rockies

    Sep 14
    Johnny Peralta hit a two-run homer in the Cardinals' 4-1 win over the Rockies.
  • Video - Mets Sweep Rockies 00:26

    Mets Sweep Rockies

    Sep 10
    Eric Young Jr. went 3-for-3 with an RBI triple in the Mets' 2-0 win over the Rockies.
  • Video - DeGrom Pitches Mets Past Rockies 00:36

    DeGrom Pitches Mets Past Rockies

    Sep 9
    Jacob deGrom struck out nine in the Mets' 2-0 win over the Rockies.
  • Video - Mets Edge Rockies 01:00

    Mets Edge Rockies

    Sep 8
    Wilmer Flores' sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth lifted the Mets past the Rockies 3-2.

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