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Mon Oct 201:51CF Charlie Blackmon 2-3 and won National League batting title wi...
CF Charlie Blackmon went 2-for-3 and won the National League batting title with a .331 average. Nine Rockies players have won a total of 11 batting titles, including four in the past five years. Blackmon is the first player in history to lead the majors in hits (213), runs (137), triples (14) and total bases (388). Hall of Famer Stan Musial led the NL in those categories in 1948, and Snuffy Stirnweiss topped the American League in those categories in 1945. Blackmon's hits and runs scored were the fourth-most in franchise history. Blackmon's 69 multi-hit games this season are the most by an NL player since Juan Pierre had 70 such games in 2004.
Sun Oct 122:50Baseball awards: AL MVP race too close to call between Altuve, Judge
There may not be two American League players who differ more standing side-by-side than the Houston Astros' Jose Altuve and the New York Yankees' Aaron Judge.Altuve is a diminutive 5-foot-6. Judge is a giant at 6-7. But when it comes to the AL Most Valuable Player Award, the difference could be measured in angstroms.The members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America are sending in their votes right now for all of the major 2017 awards. There are some that will be, or should be, unanimous picks.How do you not give Judge the AL Rookie of the Year? Same goes in the National League for Cody Bellinger of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Both were by far at the top of their classes when all was said and done.Below is our take on the deserving winners in each race. AL MVP isn't the only white-knuckler. In the AL, the Cy Young Award race between Boston's Chris Sale and Cleveland's Corey Kluber is tight, too. In the National League, the MVP, Cy Young and Manager of the Year are all worthy of g... [More]
Sun Oct 103:38CF Charlie Blackmon 2-3 before leaving game in sixth and has 212...
CF Charlie Blackmon went 2-for-3 before leaving the game in the sixth and has 212 hits. He passed Ellis Burks, who had 211 hits in 1996, for the fourth-most in a single season in franchise history. Todd Helton in 2000 and Matt Holliday in 2007 each had 216 hits. Dante Bichette set the franchise record with 219 hits in 1998. Blackmon's 68 multi-hit games are the most by a National League player since Mark Loretta had 68 and Juan Pierre had 70 in 2004.
Sat Sep 3003:09CF Charlie Blackmon 2-5 with three RBIs and hit 37th home run of...
CF Charlie Blackmon went 2-for-5 with three RBIs and hit his 37th home run of the season on Friday night. He has 103 RBIs overall and a major-league record 102 from the leadoff spot. The previous record of 100 RBIs leading off was set by Darin Erstad in 2000. Blackmon's 210 hits are the fifth most in a season in franchise history. He trails Ellis Burks, who had 211 hits in 1996, Todd Helton (216 in 2000) and Matt Holliday (216 in 2007) and Dante Bichette (219 in 1998).
Thu Sep 2805:05CF Charlie Blackmon 3-6 with three RBIs, giving him 100 RBIs for...
CF Charlie Blackmon went 3-for-6 with three RBIs, giving him 100 RBIs for the season. His 99 RBIs from the leadoff spot are tied with Alfonso Soriano (2002) for second-most by a leadoff hitter in major league history. Darin Erstad set the record with 100 RBIs from the leadoff spot in 2002. Blackmon recorded his 66th multi-hit game of the season, tying the franchise record set by Dante Bichette in 1998. Blackmon has 208 hits, tied with Larry Walker (1997) for the sixth-most in franchise history. Blackmon's 136 runs scored are the fourth-most in franchise history and the most since Todd Helton scored 138 runs in 2000.
Mon Sep 2508:19MLB roundup: Cubs inch closer to division title; D-backs seal wild card
MILWAUKEE -- Jose Quintana struck out 10 in a three-hitter game as the Chicago Cubs moved closer to clinching the National League Central by beating the Milwaukee Brewers 5-0 on Sunday.Ben Zobrist hit a two-run homer for the defending World Series champions, who have a magic number of two to clinch.Milwaukee starter Chase Anderson allowed three runs on seven hits in 6 1/3 innings.Diamondbacks 3, Marlins 2PHOENIX -- J.D. Martinez singled with two outs in the ninth inning and Arizona edged Miami to clinch its first playoff spot since 2011.Chris Herrmann homered for Arizona, which holds the first National League wild-card spot.Giancarlo Stanton increased his RBI total to 126, moving into a tie with Colorado's Nolan Arenado for the major league lead.Angels 7, Astros 5HOUSTON -- Brandon Phillips and Justin Upton homered and drove in two runs apiece, and Luis Valbuena also had two RBIs in Los Angeles win over Houston.The Angels remain 4 1/2 games behind the Minnesota Twins for the second Ame... [More]
Mon Sep 2504:56CF Charlie Blackmon's 36th homer of season in ninth extended own...
CF Charlie Blackmon's 36th homer of the season in the ninth extended his own major league record for RBIs by a leadoff hitter to 95. The home run total is the third highest by a leadoff man in major league history. Blackmon was 2-for-4 with a walk, the homer and three runs to raise his National League-leading batting average to .326.
Fri Sep 2204:38CF Charlie Blackmon had challenging game as he hitless Thursday
CF Charlie Blackmon had a challenging game as he went hitless Thursday. Blackmon said these games down the stretch aren't different. "To me, it feels the same," Blackmon said. "I'm trying hard every time I go out there. That's the best place for a player to be, mentally."
Wed Sep 2005:12CF Charlie Blackmon became first batter in majors to reach 200 h...
CF Charlie Blackmon became the first batter in the majors to reach 200 hits this season with a second-inning double against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night. Blackmon became the eighth member of the Rockies ever to reach the milestone, the first since LF Matt Holliday in 2007. LF Dante Bichette holds the Rockies' franchise record for hits in a season with 219 in 1998.
Sun Sep 1705:23CF Charlie Blackmon 2-4 with double and homer and drove in four ...
CF Charlie Blackmon went 2-for-4 with a double and homer and drove in four RBIs. With 92 RBIs leading off, Blackmon set a record for a National League leadoff hitter, surpassing Hall of Famer Craig Biggio, who had 88 RBI leading off for Houston in 1998. With 82 extra-base hits, Blackmon also set a record for a NL leadoff hitter. Jimmie Rollins set the old record of 80 extra-base hits with the Philadelphia Phillies in 2007. Blackmon has the most extra-base hits by a leadoff hitter since Grady Sizemore set the major league record with 92 in 2006.
Sat Sep 1604:06CF Charlie Blackmon not in lineup for just fourth time this year...
CF Charlie Blackmon was not in the lineup for just the fourth time this year and did not play. He's hitless in his past 14 at-bats and one for his past 21 with nine strikeouts. "I think Charlie was due a day, just to exhale a little bit," manager Bud Black said. "I think he'd been grinding really hard, playing hard, playing every day. So this is a day you take a step back."
Fri Sep 1505:42CF Charlie Blackmon 1-15 with double and walk in four-game serie...
CF Charlie Blackmon was 1-for-15 with a double and a walk in the four-game series at Arizona, his double coming in his first plate appearance Monday night. Blackmon has 88 RBIs when batting leadoff this season, tied with Houston 2B and Hall of Famer Craig Biggio for the National League season record. Blackmon has 14 triples, one short of Dexter Fowler's club record. "He just continues to refine his game," Colorado manager Bud Black said.
Sun Sep 1005:10OF Charlie Blackmon had two hits against Dodgers on Saturday, gi...
OF Charlie Blackmon had two hits against the Dodgers on Saturday, giving him 63 multi-hit games this season. His RBI on Saturday gave him 88 out of the leadoff spot, tied with Craig Biggio (1998) for most out of the top of the order since 1914. He has 89 total RBIs on the year, getting one out of the No. 3 spot.
Fri Sep 804:09CF Charlie Blackmon had two hits and career-high three walks Thu...
CF Charlie Blackmon had two hits and a career-high three walks Thursday and has now reached base in 44 of 49 games since the All-Star break. Blackmon has a .469 on-base percentage in that time. The only time he was retired Thursday was when he struck out looking against Dodgers RHP Walker Buehler, who was making his major league debut.
Tue Sep 504:14CF Charlie Blackmon 3-5 with double and hit 33rd homer, which ga...
CF Charlie Blackmon went 3-for-5 with a double and hit his 33rd homer, which gave him 85 RBI as a leadoff hitter, the second-most by a National League leadoff hitter since 1914. Hall of Famer Craig Biggio had the most -- 88 RBI in 1988. Blackmon became the 10th player in Rockies history with 60 multi-hit games and the first since Todd Helton had 61 multi-hit games in 2003. Blackmon scored two runs, increasing his major league leading total to 122, one shy of Mike Trout's major league leading total last year.
Mon Sep 402:46CF Charlie Blackmon batted third in start for third time in care...
CF Charlie Blackmon batted third in a start for the third time in his career and went 2-for-3 with one RBI. He also batted third on Aug. 25, 2015, at Atlanta and went 1-for-5 and this season on July 6 against Cincinnati and went 2-for-4.
Thu Aug 3104:21CF Charlie Blackmon hit 32nd home run, extending career-high RBI...
CF Charlie Blackmon hit his 32nd home run, extending his career-high RBI total to 84. Blackmon is tied with Taylor Douhit (1930 with St. Louis) for the second-most RBI in a season by a National League leadoff hitter. Hall of Famer Craig Biggio (Houston, 1998) holds the record of 88 RBIs.
Tue Aug 2903:13CF Charlie Blackmon 3-5 with one RBI to raise National League-le...
CF Charlie Blackmon went 3-for-5 with one RBI to raise his National League-leading average to .340. It was his 18th game with three or more hits, tied for the most in the NL this season. Blackmon has a career-high 83 RBIs, tied with Bobby Bonds (1973) for the third-most RBIs by a NL leadoff hitter all-time. Craig Biggio had the most -- 88 RBIs in 1998.
Sun Aug 2705:20CF Charlie Blackmon hit 31st homer to put Rockies ahead in ninth...
CF Charlie Blackmon hit his 31st homer to put the Rockies ahead in the ninth inning on Saturday. The two-run shot gives him 82 RBI for the season, matching a career best. It's the second homer this season and the third time in his career that he has homered to put his team ahead in the ninth inning or later.
Sat Aug 2604:54CF Charlie Blackmon, who leads National League with .337 average...
CF Charlie Blackmon, who leads the National League with a .337 average, had to leave in the eighth inning Friday after suffering a cramp in his left leg on a swing. "We'll get some fluids in him and see how he is. Hopefully we'll get him back in there tomorrow, but we'll see," Rockies manager Bud Black said. Blackmon, who had a similar cramp earlier this month, was 1-for-4 with an RBI single.
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