Rox withstand rally in 8th to hold on

There were quite a few uninformed fans who characterized today’s Rox 6-4 win in Cincinnati as “Kendrick blew up again.” That couldn’t be farther from the truth. Yep, 4 earned runs got charged to him – but a closer look shows he didn’t deserve that at all. In fact, Kendrick cruised through the first seven … Continued

FirstLook: Rockies @ Reds, 5.27.15

Listening to George Frazier yesterday was a bit alarming. He was talking about the lack of starting pitching, a sputtering offense that is underperforming in a park traditionally known as a hitter’s paradise – and he was analyzing the Reds. Yes, they are as big if not slightly bigger mess than the Rockies right now. … Continued

Descalso beats five-man infield for win

In a fitting wrap to a night punctuated by the Wilin Rosario faithful badmouthing Rockies management after his optioning to AAA, two of the players who have to take up the slack delivered big, along with a badly needed starting pitching performance and timely power. After a pitched battle, the Rox came up tied 4-4 … Continued

Cubs drub Kendrick

There’s a thin line between love and hate – and Kyle Kendrick has quickly found both extremes with Rockies fans. He’s probably not as good as his previous outing in Milwaukee, and definitely not as bad as his first outing in a Rockies uniform at Coors Field tonight. It doesn’t grade out as a disaster … Continued