Look­ing ahead

The Denver Post - - SPORTS -

Rock­ies RHP Ger­man Mar­quez (9-4, 3.88 ERA) at Mar­lins RHP Vance Wor­ley (2-2, 4.82), 11:10 a.m. Sun­day, AT&T Sport­snet; 850 AM

Mar­quez, 22, has emerged as the Rock­ies’ best pitcher. Set­ting up his ex­cel­lent curve­ball with im­proved fast­ball com­mand, he is 4-0 with a 2.95 ERA over his last six starts. Mar­quez has struck out 41 and walked just 10 over that span. He has recorded six con­sec­u­tive qual­ity starts, the long­est streak ever for a Rock­ies rookie. He has never faced the Mar­lins. Wor­ley, a 29-year-old jour­ney­man, has pitched well since com­ing out of the bullpen, post­ing a 2.12 ERA in three starts. He is com­ing off back-to-back wins against di­vi­sion-lead­ing Wash­ing­ton, al­low­ing only one run in 13 in­nings. Mon­day: Braves RHP Julio Te­heran (7-10, 5.25 ERA) at Rock­ies RHP Chad Bettis (first game), 6:40 p.m., AT&T Sport­snet Tues­day: Braves LHP Sean New­comb (1-7, 4.45) at Rock­ies TBA, 6:40 p.m., AT&T Sport­snet Wed­nes­day: Braves RHP Mike Foltynewicz (10-7, 4.29) at Rock­ies TBA, 6:40 p.m., AT&T Sport­snet

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