PHOENIX – Elias Diaz and Ryan McMahon each hit two-run homers, German Márquez threw seven impressive innings and the Colorado Rockies overcame some sloppy fielding to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-3 on Saturday night. The Rockies bounced back with a win, one day after they were swept in a doubleheader by the Diamondbacks. The first of those two losses ended Colorado’s slim hopes of making the playoffs.
Posted: September 27, 2020, 1:51 pm
Colorado Rockies (26-33, fourth in the NL West) vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (24-35, fifth in the NL West) Phoenix; Sunday, 3:10 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Colorado: Kyle Freeland (2-2, 3.69 ERA) Arizona: Madison Bumgarner (0-4, 7.36 ERA) LINE: Rockies favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 9 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: Colorado heads into the matchup fresh off a strong showing by German Marquez. Marquez went seven innings, giving up zero runs on five hits with seven strikeouts against Arizona.
Posted: September 27, 2020, 7:05 am
Condensed Game: Elias Díaz and Ryan McMahon each homered to back Germán Márquez, who threw seven strong innings in the Rockies’ 10-3 win
Posted: September 27, 2020, 4:09 am
Charlie Blackmon flies out to deep left field to David Peralta. Trevor Story flies out to left field to David Peralta. Josh Fuentes doubles to deep left field.
Posted: September 27, 2020, 3:25 am
He entered Saturday’s penultimate game of the season batting . with a . on-base percentage, with four doubles and no home runs in 98 at-bats.
Posted: September 27, 2020, 12:01 am
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Posted: September 26, 2020, 1:02 pm
For the first time since 2003, the Miami Marlins reached the MLB playoffs.
Posted: September 26, 2020, 6:05 am
The Colorado Rockies are determined to do anything to stay in a crowded National League playoff race. The San Francisco Giants know they can’t miss any more opportunities with the powerful Padres coming to town to close out the season. Raimel Tapia hit a go-ahead sacrifice fly in the 11th inning, and the Rockies rallied to keep contending San Francisco from gaining ground in the NL wild-card race by beating the Giants 5-4 on Thursday.
Posted: September 25, 2020, 12:41 am
The Giants have hosted an annual Metallica Night over the past few seasons in honor of the hometown heroes.Metallica Perform National Anthem Remotely at San Francisco Giants Game: Watch Jon Hadusek
Posted: September 24, 2020, 9:05 pm
Mauricio Dubon hit a three-run homer off reliever Yency Almonte in the fifth inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 7-2 on Wednesday night to move barely in front in a crowded NL wild-card race. Evan Longoria also went deep for San Francisco. Brandon Belt added three hits and walked twice.
Posted: September 24, 2020, 6:10 am
The San Francisco Giants got some timely swings off the bench to stay right in the playoff race. Pinch-hitter Alex Dickerson connected for a go-ahead homer in the seventh and Austin Slater also went deep, helping the Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 5-2 on Tuesday night. Dickerson hit his first pinch-hit homer since exactly four years earlier on Sept. 22, 2016, with San Diego against the Giants at Petco Park.
Posted: September 23, 2020, 5:25 am