The Stretch Run: Dodgers Red-Faced over Red Failures

Despite the Rockies loss to the Diamondbacks at Coors Field on Tuesday night, the Rockies maintained a 1 1/2-game lead on the second place Dodgers in the NL West.

The Dodgers lost for the second night in a row to the Reds, who are 6-0 against the Dodgers this season. They are in last place in the NL Central, 22 games out of first.

The Diamondbacks did pull back within 2 1/2 games of the Rockies, a game back of the Dodgers.

Where They Stand

NLW W L Pct GB Wild-Card W L Pct
Rockies 79 65 .549 - Brewers 83 63 .568
Dodgers 78 67 .538 1.5 Cardinals 81 64 .559
D-backs 77 68 .531 2.5 Dodgers 78 67 .538
Gia ts 68 78 .466 12 D-backs 77 68 .531
Padres 58 88 .397 22 Phillies 74 70 .514
Nationals 73 72 .503
Pirates 71 73 .493
Giants 68 78 .466
Mets 65 78 .455

What’s Ahead

Day Rockies vs. D-Backs vs. Dodgers vs.
Wednesday D-backs at Rockies at Reds
Thursday D-backs at Rockies at Cardinals
Friday at Giants at Astros at Cardinals
Saturday at Giants at Astros at Cardinals
Sunday at Giants at Astros at Cardinals
Monday at Dodgers vs. Cubs vs. Rockies
Sept. 18 at Dodgers vs. Cubs vs. Rockies
Sept. 19 at Dodgers vs. Cubs vs. Rockies
Sept. 20 Off Off Off
Sept. 21 at D-backs vs. Rockies vs. Padres
Sept. 22 at D-backs vs. Rockies vs. Padres
Sept. 23 at D-backs vs. Rockies vs. Padres
Sept. 24 Phillies vs. Dodgers at D-backs
Sept. 25 Phillies vs. Dodgers at D-backs
Sept. 26 Phillies vs. Dodgers at D-backs
Sept. 27 Phillies Off Off
Sept. 28 Nationals at Padres at Giants
Sept. 29 Nationals at Padres at Giants
Sept. 30 Nationals at Padres at Giants

The Rockies Matchups

Date Opp MDT Rockies SP Opp SP
Wednesday ARI 6:40 p.m. Jon Gray Patrick Corbin
Thursday ARI 1:10 p.m. Kyle Freeland Clay Buchholz
Friday @ SFG 8:15 p.m. Tyler Anderson Chris Stratton
Saturday @ SFG 7:05 p.m. German Marquez Madison Bmgarner
Sunday @ SFG 2:05 p.m. Antonio Senzatela Dereck Rodriguez
Monday @ LAD 8:10 p.m. Jon Gray Hyun-Jin Ryu
Sept. 18 @ LAD 8:10 p.m. Kyle Freeland Ross Stripling
Sept. 19 @ LAD 8:10 p.m. Tyler Anderson Clayton Kershaw
Sept. 20 Off
Sept. 21 @ ARI 7:40 p.m.
Sept. 22 @ ARI 6:10 p.m.
Sept. 23 @ ARI 2:10 p.m.
Sept. 24 PHI 6:40 p.m.
Sept. 25 PHI 6:40 p.m.
Sept. 26 PHI 6:40 p.m.
Sept. 27 PHI 1:10 p.m.
Sept. 28 WSN 6:10 p.m.
Sept. 29 WSN 6:10 p.m.
Sept. 30 WSN 1:10 p.m.
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