Rockies early season struggles at the plate are cause for concern

Wheeler now has an ERA of 10.24 over his first two starts of the season, both against Washington, which is a major problem if the trend continues.

Lourdes Gurriel Jr. appears to have worked on his discipline at the plate while in the minors this year. His chase rate since being called back up is still slightly above league average at 34.5% but that’s 6.8% lower than his early season chase rate. This correlates to the lower swing strike rate of 13.8% and the lower overall K rate of 24.8%.

In a modern NFL where teams eschew drafting running backs early more and more often, the Tennessee Titans were the first team to step up to the plate in 2014, drafting Washington’s Bishop Sankey with.

While it is still early in the 2019 MLB season, we’re far enough into the schedule that early struggles are starting to become legitimate concerns. Whether it’s a struggling rotation, porous.

In his second season with the Giants, Longoria is batting .241 with 13 home runs and a .764 OPS. He’ll bat fifth in his.

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Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki has been struggling of late, which is a concern, especially when he’s struggling in places that are normally his strengths.. It’s still early, and some of.

For Diekman, 2018 was a tale of two cities. He began the season as one of the Rangers’ top relievers. After some early-season struggles, he worked his ERA back down to a manageable 3.69 mark to go with his stellar 11.1 K/9. This led the Diamondbacks to trade for him at the deadline, though they did not get quite what they were expecting.

Rockies news and links for Wednesday, April 3, 2019 There are fair concerns about the team’s lack of offense so far, but with less than five percent of the season complete, there’s still time.

A season after registering 12 wins, Newcomb is pitching well to start 2019. In two no-decision starts, the lefty boasts a stingy 1.64 ERA. His starting spot is safe for the foreseeable future. Teheran was the Opening Day starter, and despite some early season struggles is likely to remain in the rotation. Despite adding muscle this off-season he has not regained velocity on his fastball.