Our Clients:

Field Level Media - Professional sports content solutions | FLM

May 10, 2022 3:41 am

Mauricio Dubon, Carlos Rodon shine as Giants top Rockies

Mauricio Dubon went 3-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs, Austin Slater and Darin Ruf had two hits and two runs each, and the host San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 8-5 on Monday night.

Carlos Rodon (4-1) struck out 12 in six strong innings for the Giants, who have won three in a row.

Jose Iglesias and Connor Joe had three hits apiece for Colorado.

San Francisco jumped out to the early lead against Austin Gomber (2-3). Slater led off the bottom of the first inning with a triple to left field and scored on Dubon’s sacrifice fly.

The Giants added to the lead in the third inning on Dubon’s two-run homer, his second of the season, to make it 3-0.

The Rockies rallied in the fifth. Brendan Rodgers led off with a single and Iglesias singled to put runners on first and second. Joe drew a two-out walk to load the bases and Yonathan Daza laced a single to left to drive in a pair and cut the deficit to 3-2.

The Giants answered in the sixth. Dubon led off with a single and took third on Wilmer Flores’ one-out single. Robert Stephenson relieved Gomber and gave up an RBI single to Ruf. A wild pitch and a throwing error brought home another run, and Thairo Estrada’s single moved Ruf to third.

That closed the books on Gomber, who allowed five runs on five hits in 5 1/3 innings of work. San Francisco finished the rally when Ruf scored on Joc Pederson’s sacrifice fly.

The Giants put it away in the eighth inning. Ruf led off with a single, went to third on a fielder’s choice by Brandon Crawford and scored on a sacrifice fly. Crawford moved to second on a walk and then scored on Luis Gonzalez’s single.

The Rockies rallied with three runs in the ninth but still absorbed their third defeat in four games.

–Field Level Media

You may also like

Sep 25, 2022 12:53 am

D-backs snap Giants’ 5-game winning streak, 5-2

Merrill Kelly earned his career-high-tying 13th victory and Geraldo Perdomo drove in two runs during a five-run fourth inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 5-2 on…

Sep 25, 2022 12:52 am

Padres use 6-run inning to pummel Rockies

Yu Darvish held Colorado to two runs over six innings to win his sixth straight start as the visiting San Diego Padres broke open the game with a six-run seventh…

Sep 25, 2022 12:39 am

Cal Raleigh’s RBI double in 9th carries Mariners past Royals

Cal Raleigh’s one-out double in the ninth lifted the visiting Seattle Mariners to a 6-5 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Raleigh also had a two-run, pinch-hit…

More Baseball News

Sep 25, 2022 12:53 am

D-backs snap Giants’ 5-game winning streak, 5-2

Merrill Kelly earned his career-high-tying 13th victory and Geraldo Perdomo drove in two runs during a five-run fourth inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 5-2 on…

Sep 25, 2022 12:52 am

Padres use 6-run inning to pummel Rockies

Sep 25, 2022 12:39 am

Cal Raleigh’s RBI double in 9th carries Mariners past Royals

Sep 25, 2022 12:29 am

Gary Sanchez’s four RBIs help Twins knock off Angels

Sep 25, 2022 12:19 am

Astros rally past O’s in ninth

Read all
fb-post
advertisment
title-icon

Upcoming events

See all odds