With the Dodgers having been swept in three games by the last-place Colorado Rockies and no closer to the division title than they were the day before, A.J. Ellis forced a smile.
There was a celebration Saturday night at Coors Field, only it wasn't the Dodgers who were leaping into each other's arms.
In the wake of a 7-4 loss to the Colorado Rockies on Friday night, Manager Don Mattingly said he was expecting the Dodgers to have to win a game in San Francisco next week to secure the National League West championship.
Fifteen years ago, Brent Mayne pitched in a tie game at the best hitter's park in history. He won. 1. The first thing to understand is that Coors Field in 2000 was an abomination, the unholy son of Wrigley Field and Action Park. It's...Show More Summary
Coors Field might be notoriously hitter-friendly, but there is no earthly explanation for Michael Taylor's 493-foot home run blast Thursday night. The Washington Nationals center fielder crushed Colorado Rockies pitcher Yohan Flande's first offering in the seventh inning at-bat to left-center, evening the score at 2-2. Show More Summary
The Nationals can earn their first series sweep since Fourth of July weekend with a win over the Rockies Thursday night at Coors Field. They turn to right-hander Max Scherzer, coming off his worst outing of the season, to shut down the Colorado lineup.Read full article >>
DENVER — Jordan Zimmermann will tell you when he does not pitch well. He admits mistakes and assesses his performances simply and bluntly. So when he was not overtly frustrated and totally disappointed by allowing six runs in six innings...Show More Summary
A day after putting together 15 runs to snap a six-game losing streak, the Nationals will run the same lineup out at Coors Field on Wednesday night against left-hander Jorge De La Rosa. Danny Espinosa will play second as Anthony Rendon sits again. Jayson Werth will lead off.Read full article >>
DENVER — Over the past seven days, no team in baseball has hit as poorly as the Nationals. They hit.179 as they lost six straight games. Nationals Manager Matt Williams is not trusting the offense-friendly Coors Field atmosphere to solve the trouble.Read full article >>
The Nationals head to Coors Field hoping to salvage their roadtrip and begin a turnaround. They open a three-game series against the Rockies 4 1/2 games back in the National League East that was supposed to be theirs. Jordan Zimmermann,...Show More Summary
During Wednesday's game at Coors Field, a Seattle Mariners fan went for a foul ball but instead wound up "catching" Colorado Rockies left fielder Kyle Parker. At the top of the sixth inning, Mariners shortstop Ketel Marte hit a ball in foul territory down the left field line. Show More Summary
Attentive fans caught a glimpse of rare and mysterious fauna on Wednesday.
As baseball fever sweeps the nation, there’s good news for animal-friendly Rockies fans: Coors Field has landed the number eight spot on PETA’s list of the Top 10 Vegetarian-Friendly... The post Coors Field Ranks Eighth on PETA’s List of the Top 10 Vegetarian-Friendly Major League Ballparks appeared first on PETA.
The Toronto Blue Jays have scored the most runs in baseball this year and made their offense better by trading for Troy Tulowitzki of the Rockies.Tulowitzki has been the best shortstop in baseball over the past few years, and is currently hitting.300 with 12 home runs, 53 RBI, with an OPS of.818. Show More Summary
Carlos Gonzalez hit three doubles, Nolan Arenado had three hits for the second consecutive night and the Colorado Rockies beat the Atlanta Braves 5-3 on a rain-soaked Thursday at Coors Field.
The Angels were blanked on three hits in the final six innings of a 10-2 victory over the Colorado Rockies in Coors Field on Tuesday night.
DraftKings players should be focused on Wrigley Field and Coors Field on Thursday afternoon. The Chicago Cubs have taken two of the first three games from the Los Angeles Dodgers in the two teams' current four-game series. Expect the...Show More Summary
A hungry pigeon apparently couldn't find any food on Friday night, so he decided to check out the infield at Coors Field. This normally wouldn't have been a problem, but the Milwaukee Brewers and Colorado Rockies were in the middle of a game. The pigeon was stationed in front of Brewers second basemen Hernan Perez and wouldn't move. Show More Summary
Maybe the Dodgers just love the high altitude. Maybe it's the spacious confines of Coors Field. And just possibly, it's the Rockies' lousy pitching staff.
Giancarlo Stanton hit a mammoth home run, Tom Koehler pitched seven effective innings and the Miami Marlins beat the Colorado Rockies 6-2 Friday on another rain-soaked night at Coors Field.