Latest Charlie Blackmon News

Brewers wind up with NL wild card, lose to Rockies in 13

Sep. 29, 2019 9:02 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — By the late innings, the Milwaukee Brewers just wanted the game to end. That took a while, though. Already relegated to an NL wild-card spot, the Brewers lost to the Colorado Rockies 4-3 Sunday when Jake Faria threw a wild pitch in the 13th inning that allowed the winning run to score. "It...

Brewers slip in NL Central chase, fall to Rockies 11-7

Sep. 28, 2019 1:09 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The September surge for the Milwaukee Brewers took a hit Friday night, and the rare loss could be more costly than one game. Cleanup man Ryan Braun exited early with a left calf strain and the Brewers' push for the NL Central title slowed when their seven-game winning streak ended with an...

Davis hits first career home run to lift Giants past Rox

Sep. 26, 2019 1:56 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jaylin Davis recently met "The Say Hey Kid" and later learned from manager Bruce Bochy that Hall of Famer Willie Mays had his own early struggles at the plate. Bochy reminded Davis to relax, have fun. Davis finally hit his first career home run Wednesday, a timely drive to end the game...

Giants, Rockies use majors-record 25 pitchers in 16 innings

Sep. 25, 2019 3:59 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Madison Bumgarner is planning to pitch once more this season. After he started Tuesday and tossed seven innings, 12 relievers followed on a night the Giants and Rockies combined to use a major league-record 25 pitchers. Colorado finally finished off San Francisco 8-5 early Wednesday...

Injured Yelich still in the hunt for batting title

Sep. 23, 2019 10:40 PM EDT

The Milwaukee Brewers are charging toward a playoff spot without Christian Yelich. And even while injured, Yelich is inching closer to a nice individual honor. Yelich is currently the National League's batting leader, although he's out with a fractured kneecap and can only watch as his team chases a postseason...

Rockies beat Dodgers 4-2 to end 12-game skid in LA

Sep. 22, 2019 1:22 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With no postseason hopes on the line, the Colorado Rockies will still take any win they can get, especially at Dodger Stadium. Ryan McMahon and Josh Fuentes hit solo homers, and the Rockies defeated Los Angeles 4-2 Saturday night to snap a 12-game skid in the Dodgers' home park. It was...

Pollock homers in Dodgers' 12-5 rout of Rockies for 99th win

Sep. 21, 2019 2:46 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — While the Dodgers were rallying during a fourth inning that took 41 minutes, Clayton Kershaw was inside tossing some pitches against the wall trying to stay loose. Manager Dave Roberts was inside, too, having been ejected early in the pivotal inning that propelled Los Angeles to a 12-5...

Stroman's strong outing keys Mets' 6-1 win over Rockies

Sep. 18, 2019 2:09 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Marcus Stroman provided a boost to the New York Mets' flickering playoff hopes. Stroman pitched seven shutout innings, Amed Rosario, Brandon Nimmo and Pete Alonso all homered in the sixth to break open a scoreless game and the Mets beat the Colorado Rockies 6-1 on Tuesday night. "We show up...

Senzaltela, Story lead Rockies over Mets 9-4

Sep. 17, 2019 1:08 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Steven Matz doesn't regret the 401-foot home run by Trevor Story. The juicy sinker to pitcher Antonio Senzatela will stick with him. "I got ahead of him and I made a really bad pitch," Matz said. "That's what it boils down to." Senzatela hit a tying, two-run single that ended a year-long...

Blackmon homers in 6-run inning, Rockies beat Padres 11-10

Sep. 15, 2019 1:21 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The at-bats in front of him were central to Daniel Murphy's big night at the plate. Charlie Blackmon homered to start a six-run inning, Murphy had four hits and 4 RBIs, and the Colorado Rockies hung on to beat San Diego 11-10 Saturday night in a game in which both the Padres' Eric Hosmer and...