With their 10-1 win Thursday over the Pirates, the Rockies pulled within five games of the idle Dodgers, the closest they have been to first place in the NL West since they were five games behind after the games of April 29, when their record was 8-12.
August 14, 2009
The Giants traded yet another of those pitchers who were ‘untouchable' not too long ago, and picked up Randy Winn, a Seattle outfielder to try and make a run at the division this year. Is Winn an impact player? Are we going to regret trading Jesse Foppert? And why haven't the Giants gotten a pitcher, as everyone knows is San Francisco's big weakness?
July 30, 2005
Brett Tomko and Yorvit Torrealba were facing goose eggs to start their respective 2005 campaigns. Tomko is winless after his first three starts, while Torrealba is hitless after six at-bats to date. We'd say they're both due to break their mini-slumps on Saturday.
April 24, 2005