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Coming into the 2012 season, many people picked the Rockies as a sleeper team and a possible contender for the second Wild Card in the National League. However, this year proved to be an utter disaster for Colorado, as the Rockies finished dead last in the NL West, with a record of 64-98 It seemed as if the Rockies would be in trouble when Troy Tulowitzki got hurt on May 30th, but...
Adam Ottavino may have hit his wall on Sunday.If it's been said once, it's been said 1000 times. The Colorado Rockies pitching theory simply doesn't work.It might work in one particular game. It might work over the course of a week, but the reality is, it simply doesn't work over the course of a season.Maybe the Rockies deserve credit for thinking outside of tradition...
The Colorado Rockies topped the Miami Marlins 3-2 on Sunday earning a series split and a 5-2 record on the homestand. Rookie Drew Pomeranz started and pitched well enough allowing two runs and only one earned run despite walking four batters in four innings. The bullpen came up big shutting down the Marlins after a 4th inning Jordan Pacheco home run gave the Rockies the lead.
Adam Ottavino gave up one hit in three innings of relief, a single that was the result of a reversed call, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-0 Monday night.
Ottavino (3-1) took over in the fifth inning for a tiring Drew Pomeranz.
Carlos Gonzalez had a sacrifice fly in the first inning and rookie Jordan Pacheco added an RBI single in the third for the Rockies...
Via AP on Fox
August 07, 2012