PHOENIX (AP) — Rookie Trevor Story made baseball history by hitting a home run in each of his first three major league games and the Colorado Rockies beat Arizona 4-3 on Wednesday. [Read more…]
Two weeks after manager Walt Weiss said he was returning to the bench, the team announced Tuesday there will be no major changes to his staff. Those coming back include bench coach Tom Runnells, hitting coach Blake Doyle, pitching coach Steve Foster, third base coach Stu Cole, first base coach Eric Young, defensive positioning coach Rene Lachemann and bullpen coach Darren Holmes. [Read more…]
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss says he will return to the dugout next season after meeting with General Manager Jeff Bridich on Tuesday.
The Rockies are 208-278 under Weiss after going 68-94 and finishing last in the NL West this season. He has one year left on his contract. [Read more…]
Anderson was solid in his last start of the season, allowing a run on four hits in 5 1-3 innings. Randall Delgado (8-4) got the final out in the sixth. [Read more…]
DENVER (AP) — Neil Walker had a career-high six RBIs, including a three-run homer, and the Pittsburgh Pirates clinched their third straight playoff berth by beating the Colorado Rockies 13-7 on Wednesday night.
The Pirates secured at least an NL wild card as they chase first-place St. Louis in the NL Central. [Read more…]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alex Wood pitched one-hit ball for eight innings on just 78 pitches and retired his last 19 batters, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 2-0 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night.
A.J. Ellis homered and rookie Corey Seager had an RBI single for the Dodgers, whose 17th victory in 22 games reduced their magic number for clinching the NL West title to 10 — pending the outcome of San Francisco’s home game against Cincinnati. [Read more…]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nolan Arenado hit his NL-leading 39th home run in the 16th inning, and the Colorado Rockies capitalized on a throwing error by rookie shortstop Corey Seager to score three runs in the fourth en route to a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night. [Read more…]
The Padres had 18 hits, two shy of their season high, in winning their second straight after a four-game losing streak. [Read more…]
Corey Spangenberg doubled to lead off the ninth against Boone Logan (0-3) and advanced to third on a sacrifice bunt by pinch-hitter Clint Barmes. [Read more…]
Gonzalez hit a pair of two-run homers to take the NL lead with a career-high 35. He finished with four hits and drove in four runs to lead Colorado’s season-high 19-hit effort. [Read more…]