He finished the year with a 3.61 ERA and struck out 70 batters in 57 1/3 innings pitched.
The coach who wore an Apple Watch in the dugout during the Wild Card play-in game says it was in airplane mode the whole time.
Jonathan Lucroy — set to enter free agency — says Colorado is “definitely a place” where you can win
"When you’re a 31-year-old free agent catcher, you’re trying to get to place where you can win," Lucroy said. "This is definitely a place you can do that."
The Diamondbacks beat the Rockies 11-8. They recorded 17 hits in the win.
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"You feel bad that you only play one game, and that's it," Gonzalez said.
The Rockies clinched a Wild Card berth less than an hour before they took on the Los Angeles Dodgers in their second-to-last game of the season.
Ninety-nine of Blackmon's RBI have come as the leadoff hitter this season. Only Darin Erstad, who drove in 100 from the top spot of the order in 2000, has ever finished a season with more.
The Rockies notched their first win over the Marlins in five tries this season and stayed 1½ games ahead of Milwaukee, which beat Cincinnati earlier in the evening.
González, who's now in his ninth season with the Rockies, was one of five Venezuelan players on Colorado's Opening Day roster.
Fans who attend the April 6 home opener against the Atlanta Braves will get the first look at the scoreboard that's expected to be 258 percent larger than the current one.
Gerardo Parra hit a tying double in the eighth for Colorado, which missed a chance in the ninth.
It's been 10 years since the 2007 Rockies ripped off 21 wins in 22 games to get into the playoffs and go all the way to the World Series.
Desmond has just five more extra-base hits this season (17) than double plays grounded into (12).
Zack Godley (8-7) pitched eight sharp innings as Arizona opened a five-game edge over Colorado for the top wild-card spot with 15 games left.
The win gave the Diamondbacks a four-game edge over the Rockies for the top National League wild card.
It was cruel, really, that in the season when he finally had enough good teammates around him to pile up wins, Carlos Gonzalez's sweet swing deserted him.
Gonzalez drove in all four Colorado runs in his first multihomer game since Aug. 16 last year and is batting .451 (14 for 31) in September.