Puig singled, doubled, and homered while Clayton Kershaw threw a complete-game shutout as the Dodgers beat the Rockies 8-0 for their ninth win in ten games, moving to fourth place and dropping the rival Giants to last in the NL West.
Dexter Fowler led the way with two homers off fill-in starter Matt Magill and Jorge De La Rosa pitched seven effective innings, helping the Rockies to a 7-2 win over the slumping Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday.
The Los Angeles Dodgers will start Matt Magill against the Colorado Rockies after Hyun-Jin Ryu was a late scratch with a bruised left foot.
The Rockies got their fourth win this season in their last at-bat, one night after losing to the Dodgers in extra innings.
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Carl Crawford has left Saturday’s game against the Colorado Rockies because of a left hamstring injury.
Hanley Ramirez went 3-for-4 but it wasn’t enough as the Dodgers lost 7-3 and dropped their first series against the Rockies two games to one.
Hanley Ramirez belted his first home run of the season and added a double, while Hyun-Jin Ryu struck out 12 through six innings as the Dodgers evened up with the Rockies 6-2 on Tuesday.
Ted Lilly and Josh Wall gave up a combined 11 earned runs off 16 hits and the Rockies handled the Dodgers in implacable fashion with a 12-2 win at Dodger Stadium on Monday night.
The Dodgers have traded pitcher Aaron Harang to the Colorado Rockies for former All-Star catcher Ramon Hernandez and cash.
Josh Rutledge will be a valuable asset for the Rockies this year, and maybe even a star somewhere down the line.
Hours after sensational Cuban Dodgers prospect, Yasiel Puig, was optioned to the club’s AA affiliate, Andre Ethier left a game Tuesday night against the Rockies after experiencing tightness in his hamstring.
The Dodges bullpen trouble could be getting worse and worse. Dodgers’ closer Kenley Jansen was held out of today’s game in Colorado due to his heart conditions, according to LA Times.
Joe Blanton pitched effectively into the eighth inning for his first win with the Los Angeles Dodgers and A.J. Ellis hit his first career grand slam in a 10-8 win over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday.
Wilin Rosario homered among three hits and drove in three runs, Tyler Chatwood pitched five effective innings and the Colorado Rockies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-4 on Tuesday night.
Rockies rookie Jeff Rutledge drove in three runs and had three doubles among his career-high four hits, leading Colorado to a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.