Rockies rough up Nationals

Rockies rough up Nationals

The Colorado Rockies got another gem from starter Ubaldo Jimenez for a 6-2 win over the Washington Nationals at Coors Field Saturday.

Colorado won as a -244 home favorite while the final score played UNDER the 8.5-run total.

Jimenez went eight innings, giving up two runs on seven hits while striking out five batters. Jason Giambi hit a solo home run for the Rockies while Ian Stewart and Clint Barmes registered two RBI each.

Nationals starter Livan Hernandez went six innings, giving up three runs on seven hits. Adam Dunn and Ryan Zimmerman each picked up an RBI.