Colorado Tops Chicago 4-3 - Recap
|Colorado Tops Chicago 4-3 - Recap|
Colorado got a 4-3 victory over Chicago on Saturday, with Carlos Torres earning the victory and helping Rockies moneyline bettors cash out.
Colorado was an underdog by +108 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Carlos Torres earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 2 1/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 1, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Josh Rutledge in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Brooks Raley worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brett Jackson in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Colorado as they had 8 hits, while Chicago only had 6.
The game was closed out by Rafael Betancourt who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.