| Jul 29, 2014
| 8:12 AM
The Sports Xchange
MLB Team Report - Colorado Rockies - INSIDE PITCH
CHICAGO -- Shortstop Troy Tulowitzki isn't with the team and was in Philadelphia on Monday for a medical procedure the team hopes will speed his recovery from a left hip injury.
| Jul 12, 2014
| 12:52 AM
The Sports Xchange
MLB Team Report - Minnesota Twins - INSIDE PITCH
MINNEAPOLIS -- In the third inning of a game Tuesday, Cleveland Indians first baseman Carlos Santana bunted against the shift. Because the third baseman Trevor Plouffe was essentially...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:05 AM
DENVER The kings of the road continue to roll.
Riding some early offense, a solid performance from their bullpen and another miraculous gift from the baseball gods this time in the form of a ninth-inning Corey Dickerson pratfall the Milwaukee Brewers...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:43 PM
Apparently it’s difficult to slump too long these days, if you happen to be the Blue Comet or the Blue Blur or the Big Blue Whatever.
Safe to say, Dee Gordon is fast. And as they love to say in sports, you can’t teach speed.
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:25 PM
There was one blip in Clayton Kershaw’s gem, the one thing he couldn’t control.
In the seventh inning of Kershaw’s eventual no-hitter, Rockies’ leadoff hitter Corey Dickerson slapped a ball toward shortstop Hanley Ramirez....
| Jul 3, 2014
| 8:52 PM
Go to Colorado and you expect runs by the tons. Humidor or not, the runs still pile up in the Mile High City.
Just not always, and particularly when Zack Greinke happens to be on the mound.
Greinke has been remarkably consistent this season, and he...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Tough to get excited in baseball about one performance or even a good beginning to one.
Dan Haren was coming off his best start of the year, and Saturday came back with his worst. Rockies pitcher Jorge De La Rosa, who had been miserable against the...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Streaks were never intended to last forever, so the Dodgers will happily take the way their run of starting pitchers giving up two or fewer walks came to an end Sunday.
Officially the streak ends at 39 consecutive games -- the longest in baseball...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Among other things, the Dodgers can win awkwardly. They can win on those exceedingly rare occasions when ace pitcher Clayton Kershaw is something less than brilliant, can win when closer Kenley Jansen gives up a home run and can win when they almost...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 8:38 PM
The Dodgers have won every game since June 22 that Chris Capuano hasn’t started. Unfortunately for them, it was Capuano (2-6) on the mound for their series finale against the Rockies on Thursday.
He lasted just 4 1/3 innings, allowing six runs...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:52 PM
Colorado called up pitcher Juan Nicasio from the minors to start Friday’s matchup against the streaking Dodgers, who had won 16 of the last 19 games and five in a row. Instead of looking as if he was thrown into the fire, Nicasio brought it,...