The Rockies scored early and often to beat Pittsburgh Sunday 8-4 spliting wins the four game series. It was an especially big day for oufielder Carlos Gonzales who had 4 of the Rockies 14 hits. His two run homer in the 1st inning gave the Rocks an early 2-0 lead.... more »
The Colorado Rockies continue to struggle on the road, losing to Pittsburgh Pirates for the second time this series.
Troy Tulowitzki gave the Rockies an early lead driving in Carlos Gonzalez on a sacrifice fly in the 4th.
Starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa kept the Pirates off... more »
The Colorado Rockies picked up a much needed road win in Pittsburgh Friday outscoring the struggling Pirates 6-3. Carlos Gonzalez got the bats going early homering off of Pirates pitcher Zach Duke.
Later in the 3rd inning, Clint Barmes singled to first and moved into scoring position off a... more »
PITTSBURGH (AP) - James McDonald pitched six shutout innings in his Pittsburgh debut and the Pirates sent the Colorado Rockies to their seventh consecutive road loss, 5-1 Thursday night. Five days after being acquired from the Los Angeles Dodgers along with a minor leaguer for closer Octavio Dotel, McDonald had... more »
DENVER (AP) - Garrett Jones homered twice and the Pittsburgh Pirates overcame an early injury to starting pitcher Ross Ohlendorf to beat Colorado 6-2 Wednesday, the Rockies' eighth straight loss. Ohlendorf left after being hit on the right side of his face by Troy Tulowitzki's line drive in the first... more »
DENVER (AP) - Zach Duke threw six solid innings to help the Pittsburgh Pirates snap a four-game skid Tuesday night with a 4-2 win over a reeling Colorado Rockies team that lost Huston Street to a freak injury before the game. The Rockies returned home from a disastrous 2-9 road... more »
DENVER (AP) - Colorado Rockies closer Huston Street bruised the right side of his abdomen when he was hit by a line drive in batting practice Tuesday. The team said he was sent home to rest and his availability will be on a day-to-day basis. The accident quickly changed the... more »