Phillies welcome the Colorado Rockies for a weekend in South Philly

Charlie Blackmon is developing into a Phillies-killer with Colorado The Philadelphia Phillies (24-19) are coming off just their third series loss of the season after dropping the final three games of a four-game set to the visiting Milwaukee Brewers this week. One of those series defeats came at the hands of the Colorado Rockies (20-22), … Continue reading Phillies welcome the Colorado Rockies for a weekend in South Philly

The Colorado Rockies may have their best pitching staff ever

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'Av7DlrNOR6dyax0VHzcAsw',sig:'NxasbvEB0sb6EMNfBdszun1rKTNVK33mH80oe3VoHYY=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1041441322',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.js German Marquez has a new, big contract and a big arm I saw it posted as a response today to our latest podcast posting at the Phillies Nation feed on Twitter: “Lose to lowly rocks pitching again boooooooooooo” Now, I’m not going to point out the individual … Continue reading The Colorado Rockies may have their best pitching staff ever

Why the Diamondbacks / Rockies will win the NL Wildcard game

NL West rivals will meet in the NL Wildcard GameThe New York Yankees defeated the Minnesota Twins by an 8-4 final score in Tuesday night's AL Wildcard Game.I called it 7-4, Yankees, in yesterday's AL Wildcard preview and prediction piece. Now it's time to take a look at the National League matchup.Wednesday night will find … Continue reading Why the Diamondbacks / Rockies will win the NL Wildcard game

MLB Spotlight Series: Colorado Rockies at Arizona Diamondbacks

Colorado visits Arizona in big NL West seriesThe weekend series that is about to take place between the host Arizona Diamondbacks and division-rival Colorado Rockies is extremely important.These have been two of the more surprising contenders of the 2017 season. The Dbacks lead the NL Wildcard race. Arizona has a 9.5 game cushion on one of … Continue reading MLB Spotlight Series: Colorado Rockies at Arizona Diamondbacks

Surprising Mark Reynolds helps Colorado Rockies to surprising start

At the start of the 2017 season in Major League Baseball, the Colorado Rockies were not considered a favorite in the NL West Division.Most prognosticators had the four-time defending division champion Los Angeles Dodgers as the favorites once again. If someone was going to dethrone LA, it was likely to be their arch-rivals, the San Francisco … Continue reading Surprising Mark Reynolds helps Colorado Rockies to surprising start