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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...

Arenado, Story power Rockies past Padres, 10-8

Sep. 14, 2019 1:28 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado continued his torrid hitting and blasted his way into the record books to lead the Colorado Rockies to another close victory. He hit his 40th home run and Trevor Story connected twice to lead the Rockies past the San Diego Padres 10-8 on Friday night. Arenado's two-run shot in...

Fowler, Wong open with HRs, Cardinals beat Rockies 10-3

Sep. 12, 2019 8:43 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals had the upper hand from the start on a day the ball was flying out of Coors Field. Dexter Fowler and Kolten Wong opened the game with successive home runs and the Cardinals connected five times in all, beating the Colorado Rockies 10-3 on Thursday. Marcell Ozuna,...

Senzatela's strong outing leads Rockies past Cards 2-1

Sep. 12, 2019 1:28 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Working his way out of a first-inning jam paved the way for Antonio Senzatela's strongest outing in two months. Senzatela pitched six strong innings for his first win since July 14, Ian Desmond hit a go-ahead home run and the Colorado Rockies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 Wednesday night....

Myers' walk-off single lifts Padres to 2-1 win over Rockies

Sep. 8, 2019 8:37 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Wil Myers is having a strong finish to what has otherwise been a disappointing season. Myers singled in Manny Machado with one out in the 10th inning to give the San Diego Padres a 2-1 win Sunday against the Colorado Rockies and a series victory in a matchup between the worst teams in the...

Melville, Rockies beat Pads 3-2 to end 9-game losing streak

Sep. 7, 2019 2:17 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Colorado rookie Tim Melville got Manny Machado to fly out in the first inning, which led to Greg Garcia being thrown out trying to score. The right-hander then struck out the San Diego slugger in his next two at-bats on his way to fanning eight in 5 2/3 innings for the Rockies, who beat...

Pederson's 2 HRs give Dodgers NL record in 7-3 win over Rox

Sep. 5, 2019 2:48 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Give credit to Andre Ethier for an assist on Joc Pederson's recent home run tear. Pederson hit a leadoff drive and a two-run shot as the Los Angeles Dodgers set a National League record with their 250th long ball this season in beating the Colorado Rockies 7-3 Wednesday night to complete...

Gavin Lux a big hit in major league debut for Dodgers

Sep. 3, 2019 1:17 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gavin Lux got a big cheer upon being introduced to the Dodger Stadium crowd for the first time. The noise grew even louder when the rookie stroked a single to center field in his major league debut on Monday night. Lux went 2 for 5 and scored three runs in a 16-9 victory over the...

Brault homers, pitches into 7th as Pirates sweep Rockies 6-2

Sep. 1, 2019 9:11 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Steven Brault came into the dugout after his first big league home run ready to celebrate with his teammates. Instead, they greeted him in jest with silence. It was only fitting after he quieted the Colorado Rockies' bats for most of the afternoon. Brault hit a towering shot into the second...

Bell hits 35th HR, Pirates clobber Rockies 11-4

Sep. 1, 2019 1:16 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — One thought raced through Joe Musgrove's mind as he watched Kevin Newman launch the first pitch of the game into the seats. "Hell yeah," the Pittsburgh starter said. The Pirates have been having a lot of those moments against Colorado this weekend as their offense has battered Rockies...