Aaron Cook, who left after four innings with muscle spasms in his neck, put the Colorado Rockies in an early hole and his teammates never managed much of an offensive threat in a 5-0 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies.
Aaron Cook’s best start in more than a year helped the Colorado Rockies salvage the final game of a three-game series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, 3-1, and avoid dropping into fourth place in the National League West.
The Colorado Rockies began their crucial nine-game trip with an 8-4 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks, just their second victory in 21 games on the road when trailing after six innings.
The Colorado Rockies’ struggles on Sundays continued as another rough, short outing from Aaron Cook, poor defense and missed opportunities at the plate brought a series that started well for the Rockies to a disappointing end.
The Colorado Rockies lineup Sunday against Milwaukee Brewers right-hander Shaun Marcum.
Ubaldo Jimenez, coming off his best start of the season Saturday, allowing just one run on five hits, walking one and striking out eight in eight innings, will be on the mound Thursday as the Colorado Rockies begin the second half of the season.
The Colorado Rockies are a season-worst five games below .500 after Aaron Cook once again struggled in the early innings and the Atlanta Braves cruised to a 9-1 victory.
The Colorado Rockies lineup Wednesday against Atlanta Braves right-hander Jair Jurrjens.
The Colorado Rockies squandered a 3-0 lead provided by a Troy Tulowitzki home run as Rockies pitchers were unable to hold the lead and, as has been the case all season, Rockies hitters were unable to add on or come through with another big hit.
The Colorado Rockies lineup Thursday against Chicago White Sox right-hander Jake Peavy,
Aaron Cook pitched into the sixth, which saved some wear and tear on the Colorado Rockies’ bullpen, but he didn’t pitch well in an 8-3 loss to the New York Yankees that dropped the Rockies back to .500.
The Colorado Rockies lineup Saturday against New York Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia.