2013 (11-4): In Walt Weiss’ first year as manager, the Rockies jumped out to a quick start. They were solid by the 60-game mark, sitting in second place with a 32-28 record. The wheels came off in the second half of the season. After achieving a 41-41 record after 82 games, they went just 33-47 the rest of the way and fell down to the bottom of the division. … [Read more...] about The Rockies are 11-4. Here’s how past Colorado teams fared with at least 10 wins through the season’s first 15 games.
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Then there's Woods -- who'll turn 45 later this year -- and who, after an encouraging first round on Thursday, fell away considerably over the weekend to finish at one-under par for the tournament, 12 shots adrift and with hopes of a 16th major extinguished for now. … [Read more...] about US golf star Collin Morikawa, 23, wins maiden major at the PGA Championship
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“In this type of season, it’s pennant-race baseball,” Mattingly said. “It’s the best. Think about it — we’re in August. In a normal season, you’ve already played a ton of games to get here and every game feels big. And that’s what they feel like now. Big games every day.” … [Read more...] about Mets Hit 3 HRs, End Makeshift Marlins’ 6-Game Win Streak