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Rockies add Meulens as hitting coach to bolster offense

Nov. 07, 2022 18:06 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies have brought in Hensley Meulens to serve as hitting coach after back-to-back subpar seasons at the plate. Meulens was an assistant hitting coach for the New York Yankees in 2022. He will be counted on to revamp a Rockies lineup that hit .254 last...

Rockies shake up staff, part ways with hitting coach Magadan

Oct. 13, 2022 18:10 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies parted ways with hitting coach Dave Magadan after a season in which the team averaged a franchise-low 4.31 runs per game. The Rockies also reassigned third base/infield coach Stu Cole to a minor league position, the team announced Thursday....

Rockies turn in 4th straight losing year after losing Bryant

Oct. 06, 2022 16:58 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Fifteen years ago, “Rocktober” was in full swing, with Todd Helton, Troy Tulowitzki and the rest of the Colorado Rockies marching toward their one and only World Series appearance. Since then, Colorado's made only three postseason appearances, and none over the...

Rockies beat Dodgers 5-2 after Urias departs in last start

Oct. 05, 2022 02:26 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Julio Urias made his final tune-up for the postseason and case for the Cy Young Award a solid one, though the Colorado Rockies went ahead after he left and beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-2 on Tuesday night. Urias pitched five innings and allowed two runs — both...

Márquez goes six vs Dodgers, helps Rockies end 7-game skid

Oct. 02, 2022 19:57 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Germán Márquez gave up one hit over six innings to help the Colorado Rockies end a seven-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday. Brendan Rodgers hit a home run for the Rockies, who were victorious for just the second time...

Dodgers top wild Rockies, 1st NL team to 110 wins since 1909

Oct. 02, 2022 02:12 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mookie Betts, Freddie Freeman and the Los Angeles Dodgers became the first National League team in more than a century to win 110 regular-season games, taking advantage of 10 walks to rally past the Colorado Rockies 6-4 on Saturday night. Cody Bellinger had three...

Clayton Kershaw sharp, MLB-best Dodgers rout Rockies 10-1

Oct. 01, 2022 01:51 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw went six scoreless innings in his next-to-last start before the playoffs and the Los Angeles Dodgers had an eight-run fourth inning in a 10-1 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Friday night. Cody Bellinger hit a three-run home run, Mookie Betts...

Giants beat Rockies 6-3 to keep slim playoff hopes alive

Sep. 29, 2022 01:56 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joc Pederson had a two-run triple and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 6-3 on Wednesday night to keep their slim playoff hopes alive. Mike Yastrzemski, Brandon Crawford and Ford Proctor also drove in runs to help San Francisco beat Colorado...

Logan Webb strikes out seven as Giants beat Rockies again

Sep. 28, 2022 00:59 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Joc Pederson won a World Series championship last season with the Atlanta Braves and expected to compete for one this season in San Francisco, only to be out of it in September instead. Logan Webb struck out seven over five innings to win for the fourth time...

Darvish earns 16th win, Padres gain ground in wild-card race

Sep. 25, 2022 01:04 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Yu Darvish's fourth pitch of the game was taken deep to right. No panic that this just might be a long night at hitter friendly Coors Field. He just confidently made the adjustments like he's done all season. Darvish settled in after surrendering a...