"He's done a lot of good things," first baseman Paul Goldschmidt said. "He works hard, he plays hard. He's always doing early work, I see him out in the outfield working with [outfield coach] Dave McKay working on stuff."
-Paul Goldschmidt on David Peralta
"He threw 21 pitches and he threw two offspeed pitches," Gibson said of Reed. "I mean he's got to mix his pitches. Ozuna's a very good fastball hitter. He was trying to get the ball down and away and it was basically middle-third in and he got it all."
-Kirk Gibson on Addison Reed
"They made three errors, we didn't capitalize on it," Gibson said. "So it makes everything else look magnified. We had a lot of great opportunities and we didn't capitalize on them."
Vidal Nuño was brilliant. Addison Reed was not. After walking a man to lead off the 9th, Reed surrendered his 9th home run of the season, a straight-away center field shot to Marcell Ozuna.
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The Addison Reed Experience/Atrocious Relief Experiment had another poor outing. For the 11th time in 25 save opportunities, Addison Reed gave up at least one run. In save situations Reed's line is now:
24 IP / 23 H / 13 R (12 ER) / 8 BB / 31 SO for a WHIP of 1.29 and an ERA of 4.50
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Pittsburgh @ St. Louis 7 July 2014
The Texas ace was cleared to start Wednesday's game after having been hit in the head by a deflected flyball on Tuesday.
The Rockies' owner thinks it might be time for Colorado to consider using more than five starters.
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