The Cubs are one win — or a Brewers loss — away from clinching the NL Central and returning to the post-season for a chance to defend the world championship they one a year ago. The Rockies failed to take advantage of the Cardinals losing to the Cubs and the Brewers being off to expand their lead for the second wild-card spot, losing to the Marlins, 5-4. Continue reading “The Race Is On: Cubs A Win from Clinch; Rockies Hanging On”
In 2007 the Rockies finished strong, and forced a playoff with the Padres for the NL Wild-Card berth. The Game 163 was played at Coors Field, the Rockies winning, eventually sweeping the Phillies in the NL Division Series and D-Backs in the NLCS before being swept by the Red Sox in the World Series.
So if the Rockies wind up tied with the Brewers or Cardinals for the second NL Wild Card this year . . . Continue reading “Post-Season Scramble: If Rockies Have Game 163 . . .”