| 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...
| 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,...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 10:49 PM
After a five-hour, 14-inning win over the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Dodgers didn’t get home until 4 a.m. Thursday. As a result, Manager Don Mattingly canceled batting practice.
Turns out they didn’t need it anyway, tallying 13 hits in a 6-...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Will we ever see the Giants coming?
The team Brian Sabean and Bruce Bochy put together since saying goodbye to Barry Bonds is the only National League team to win the World Series twice within three seasons since the Big Red Machine, yet the Giants...
| May 19, 2012
| 9:47 PM
It wasn't supposed to be like this. The Mariners limped into Denver at the end of a long, unwinding road trip with one win to show for their last 13 away games. They faced a Rockies club that has always been dominant at Coors Field, but was damaged from...