Long ball powers Rockies
|Long ball powers Rockies|
Chris Iannetta and Carlos Gonzalez hit solo home runs in the eighth inning to help the Colorado Rockies defeat the Cincinnati Reds 5-3 Friday night at Great American Ball Park.
Colorado won the game as +165 underdogs, while the eight runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9).
Iannetta finished with two RBIs for the Rockies, and Franklin Morales earned the win in relief. Huston Street closed out the ninth for his 27th save.
Brandon Phillips went 3-for-4 at the plate with a solo home run for the Reds. David Weathers gave up a pair of runs in relief and was saddled with the loss.