A smile crossed Dave Roberts’ face as he sauntered through the visitors’ clubhouse at Coors Field in Denver last Thursday. Roberts thrives on intimacy, on the cultivation of kinship among his players, so he clapped his hand across the back of his starting pitcher from the night before. “Hi Kenta!”...
The irony of Sunday’s loss to Colorado, in which Dodgers relievers Sergio Romo and Chris Hatcher both gave up crushing home runs, is that the bullpen had kept a pristine ledger through the first three days at Coors Field. Four games in this city, which resides a mile above sea level and saps the...
In their first three days pitching a mile above sea level, the Dodgers managed to avoid the traps that befall so many teams at Coors Field. Hyun-Jin Ryu buckled beneath the weight of the Rockies on Thursday, but otherwise the pitching staff remained pristine. On Sunday, in a 9-6 defeat, the affliction...
DENVER — For the first time, left-hander Alex Wood was in a groove at hitter-friendly Coors Field. Wood struck out 10 in six innings and drove in a run with a well-placed bunt on a squeeze play, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers past the Colorado Rockies 4-0 on Saturday night. “You have enough bad ones […]
DODGERS AT ROCKIES When: Sunday, 12:10 p.m. Where: Coors Field TV: SNLA (where available) THE PITCHERS DODGERS LHP JULIO URIAS (0-0,1.06 ERA) vs. Rockies: 0-0, 5.14 ERA (2 games, 7 innings) At Coors Field: 0-0, 9.00 ERA (3 innings) Hates to face: Nolan Arenado, 2 for 2 (1.000), double Loves to face: Mark Reynolds, 0 for 4 (.000), 2 Ks ROCKIES […]
DODGERS AT ROCKIES When: Saturday, 5:40 p.m. Where: Coors Field TV: SNLA (where available) THE PITCHERS DODGERS LHP ALEX WOOD (3-0, 2.73 ERA) vs. Rockies: 2-2, 6.68 ERA (6 starts) At Coors Field: 0-2, 11.25 ERA (4 starts) Hates to face: Charlie Blackmon, 4 for 10 (.400) Loves to face: Carlos Gonzalez, 2 for 11 (.182), 1 K ROCKIES LHP […]
DODGERS AT ROCKIES Where: Coors Field TV: SNLA (where available) THE PITCHERS DODGERS LHP CLAYTON KERSHAW (5-2, 2.40 ERA) vs. Rockies: 19-6, 3.15 ERA (34 starts) At Coors Field: 8-4, 4.71 ERA (18 starts) Hates to face: Nolan Arenado, 13 for 39 (.333), two HRs Loves to face: Mark Reynolds, 5 for 28 (.179), 10 Ks ROCKIES […]
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As the Dodgers’ 10-6 victory over Colorado approached the four-hour mark, the wind overtook Coors Field. From his spot at second base, Logan Forsythe noted how the atmosphere at the ballpark “got colder, windier, trashier — all the above.” He was not talking about sleaze. He meant actual garbage....
The first home run forced Clayton Kershaw to hunch at the waist. He tracked the baseball as it cleared Coors Field’s center-field fence. Kershaw did not turn to watch the second homer. He did not care to witness history. Before the sixth inning of Saturday’s 4-2 Dodgers loss to the Colorado Rockies,...
The two pitchers left the dugout and walked into the Coors Field outfield. Rich Hill settled in left field to play catch. Alex Wood ventured into the right-center alley in front of the bullpen. Wood was throwing a bullpen session because of the blister on Hill’s left middle finger, the one he was...
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