Rockies 7, Phillies 2
Game 44 - Wednesday Night, May 24th in Philadelphia
Record - 15-29, 5th place, 12 1/2 games behind the Nationals
One Sentence Summary: Jeremy Hellickson got hit hard again in this 7-2 loss to the Rockies.
What It Means: Each loss at this point represents a new low-water mark for the 2017 season.
What Happened: Hellickson allowed all seven Rockies runs during his five innings of work. The offense managed three hits, including an eighth inning two-run home run from Michael Saunders, his fifth of the season.
Featured Card: The only remotely bright spot in this game was the three scoreless innings of relief thrown by Adam Morgan. The strong effort dropped his season ERA from 10.50 to 7.00.