Good article on the early success
of Colorado's young pitching staff under the watch of manager Bud Black and pitching coach Steve Foster. The Rockies rank third in ground ball rate at 50.1% and eighth in xFIP at 3.96. The one concern moving forward is how the staff is handled the back half of the season once their innings start to pile up. Antonio Senzatela and Kyle Freeland are rookies and Tyler Anderson and German Márquez are in their second season. Jon Gray, who was projected to be the ace of the staff, is slated to return from a broke foot in mid-to-late June.