The Colorado Rockies went to Los Angeles for a divisional battle and would leave standing atop the NL West despite losing two of the three games and getting nothing even resembling a consistent offensive threat.

Interestingly, the club’s three best hitters performed the worst and the guy who has been the symbol for all the team’s offensive woes was their best player at the plate.

If not for the continued excellence of the starting rotation, the Rockies simply would not be where they are.

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Drew Creasman

Drew E. Creasman was born in Grand Junction, Colorado and currently resides in Boulder, CO. He is a full time Rockies beat writer managing editor of BSN Rockies and a member of the Baseball Writer's Association of America.