Rockies starter Chad Bettis has had a wide range of emotions in the past year. Bettis has enjoyed the birth of his first child, but between learning of his wife’s pregnancy and the birth of their daughter, he was diagnosed with cancer not once, but twice. He first learned of his testicular cancer last November, and he was told it had spread in March.
The Colorado Rockies will try and avoid losing four straight for the first time in the 2017 campaign Saturday night. It will be a tall order considering they wil be facing the Dodgers Clayton Kershaw.
The Rockies have suffered three consecutive losses for the fourth time this season. Avoiding that first four-game losing streak on Saturday night won’t be easy. they will face Clayton Kershaw at Dodger Stadium. He is 20-6 in 35 career starts against the Rockies, including 11-2 with a 1.52 ERA in 16 starts against them at Dodger Stadium. Continue reading “Kershaw Next Challenge for Rockies”
After stops in Baltimore and New York, Justin Turner got his chance to return home in 2014 when he singed as a free agent with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The Rockies arrive in Los Angeles having lost their last two games at home to the Diamondbacks by a combined score of 26-8. They slipped into third place on Thursday, the first time this season they have not been in either first or second base. They have, however, won seven of their last nine games.