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NLDS Game 3 Thread: Milwaukee Brewers (2-0) @ Colorado Rockies (0-2)

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Going for the sweep!

Divisional Round - Colorado Rockies v Milwaukee Brewers - Game Two
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Here we go! First chance to move on to the NLCS, and boy it would be great to take advantage of the opportunity. A cool-to-cold Denver welcomes in the Milwaukee Brewers (2-0) to face the Colorado Rockies (0-2) in game three of the best of five series.

Wade Miley (5-2, 2.57 ERA in the regular season) looks to weave a little more “opener” magic this afternoon for the Crew, and he is opposed by Colorado ace-1A German Marquez (14-11, 3.77).

Pundits are expecting the move to Coors Field to awaken the Rockies’ bats. I’m hoping it does the same for the Brewers. Actually, a little bit more somnambulism for Colorado would be just fine.

Milwaukee Brewers

Colorado Rockies

1. Charlie Blackmon (L) CF

2. DJ LeMahieu (R) 2B

3. Nolan Arenado (R) 3B

4. Trevor Story (R) SS

5. Matt Holliday (R) LF

6. Carlos Gonzalez (L) RF

7. Ian Desmond (R) 1B

8. Tony Wolters (L) C

9. German Marquez (R) P