Posts Tagged San Francisco

Dodgers routed by Rockies 16-2, NL West lead cut

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Carlos Frias reacts after giving up a three-run home run to Colorado Rockies' Justin Morneau during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

DENVER (AP) — Clayton Kershaw and a few of his teammates gathered on the couch, eyes glued to the flat-screen TV. They were rooting on Arizona against rival San Francisco.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Rockies rout Dodgers 16-2, take 2 of 3 in series

Colorado Rockies' Josh Rutledge (14) dives to first base to beat the tag by Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez (23) Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

DENVER (AP) — Justin Morneau headed for second with his mind on triple but resisted the urge to try to stretch a double.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

This Date In Baseball

1908 — Bob Rhoads of the Indians pitched a no-hitter against the Boston Red Sox for a 2-1 victory in Cleveland.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Peavy, Posey help Giants gain ground in NL West

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Jake Peavy throws in the first inning during a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks, Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

PHOENIX (AP) — Jake Peavy put an end to San Francisco’s slide and gave the Giants more hope of winning the NL West.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

This Date In Baseball

1930 — Cleveland’s Earl Averill drove in eight runs with three consecutive home runs to lead the Indians to a 13-7 victory over the Washington Senators in a doubleheader opener. Averill added another homer in the nightcap, which the Senators took 6-4, and set an American League record with 11 RBIs in the doubleheader.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,