12:07 AM EDT, Sat May 28, 2016

Strikeout mark eludes Brewers' Tyler Thornburg

Reliever Tyler Thornburg had a chance to tie John Axford for the Brewers record for consecutive appearances with a strikeout, but instead he happily settled for a scoreless eighth inning en route to a 2-1 victory.
Denver Post May 11, 2016
Video Mailbag: What is the status of Rockies closer Adam Ottavino?

Video Mailbag: What is the status of Rockies closer Adam Ottavino?

Colorado Rockies pitcher Adam Ottavino had ascended to the closer role last season but was derailed by Tommy John surgery.

John Axford Photos

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