All-Stars Albert Pujols and Mike Trout hit two of Los Angeles' four home runs and the Angels routed the Colorado Rockies 10-2 on Tuesday night.
The Colorado Rockies claimed right-handed pitcher Gonzalez Germen off waivers from the Chicago Cubs and assigned him to Triple-A Albuquerque on Tuesday.
399 HRs not purr-fect enough for Big Cat's Derby invite
Before he retired at the age of 43, "Big Cat" Andres Galarraga hit 399 career home runs. He still never got an invite to the Home Run Derby. The all-uninvited HR Derby team
Most home runs since June 1
- J.D. Martinez: 15 (includes today)
- Albert Pujols: 14
- Giancarlo Stanton: 12
- Nolan Arenado: 12
Power Rankings: Rockies slide to No. 29
The Rockies have totaled 17 runs since June 29. Their dull offense is the culprit for the four-spot slide from No. 25 last week. MLB Power Rankings
Tulowitzki should get fifth All-Star nod
Rockies Troy Tulowitzki leads all NL shortstops with a .321 batting average, which should help him earn a reserve position among the NL All-Stars. David Schoenfield
Arenado should be added to NL All-Star roster
Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado should be named to his first NL All-Star roster. He has the fourth-most home runs in the NL (24). David Schoenfield
Gerrit Cole's MLB-best 12th win for the Pirates after some early trouble tops Sunday night's list of the best performances from around the league.
The Kansas City Royals lead all teams with four All-Star starters, while Josh Donaldson of the Toronto Blue Jays and Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals are top vote-getters.
Troy Tulowitzki had a three-run homer to extend his hitting streak to 18 games, Jorge De La Rosa pitched six effective innings and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Sunday
Rubby de la Rosa hot and cold
The D-backs RHP gave up 6 hits to start the game, then retired 14 straight Rockies, and now the 6th has consisted of a single, HR and walk as he exits trailing 6-1. Follow live
Rockies rolling in the first
It didn't take long for Colorado to get going, as Troy Tulowitzki hit a 3-run HR in the top of the first to go up 3-0 before the D-backs could even record an out. And 3 more more singles made it 4-0 after the top half of the inning. Follow live
Colorado slugger Nolan Arenado isn't ready to call himself a star yet, but that doesn't change the fact that he's playing like one.
De La Rosa-De La Rosa, Take 2
The second showdown of De La Rosas starts at 4:10 p.m., with Arizona's Rubby taking on Colorado's Jorge. Neither pitcher got a decision in their previous meeting June 25, with each allowing just one run.
Patrick Corbin threw five solid innings to get the win in his return from Tommy John surgery 15 months ago and the Arizona Diamondbacks made it three straight wins over the Colorado Rockies.
Final: Diamondbacks 7, Rockies 3
A.J. Pollock collected 2 hits and drove in 2 runs as the Diamondbacks are one win away from sweeping the Rockies.
The Colorado Rockies have activated closer John Axford from the family emergency medical leave list.
Cliff Pennington's sacrifice fly to deep left field drove in the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Friday night.
Final: Diamondbacks 4, Rockies 3 (10)
Cliff Pennington drove home Welington Castillo with a sac fly in the 10th inning, giving the Diamondbacks their third walk-off win of the year. Pennington also had the game-tying RBI in the 6th inning
Rockies get out of jam
The Diamondbacks had the bases loaded with 1 out in the 9th, but a Yasmany Tomas strikeout and a Jake Lamb groundout ended the threat, sending the game vs. the Rockies into extra innings. Follow live
Unlikely run producer for Arizona
Cliff Pennington hadn't driven in a run since June 15, and had just 5 RBIs on the season coming into tonight. But his 6th-inning single brought home Jake Lamb and pulled the Diamondbacks even with the Rockies at 3-3. Follow live
Rockies sluggers say no to HR Derby
3B Nolan Arenado (24 HRs) and SS Troy Tulowitzki (8 HRs) both said they won't compete in the annual All-Star contest, if asked. Arenado, a likely All-Star Game selection, said he doesn't want to "mess with my swing."
On Base Percentage.31515th
Earned Run Average4.8830th
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