Los Angeles vs Colorado Wrap - Colorado Wins 5-3
Colorado got a 5-3 victory over Los Angeles on Sunday, with Kevin Millwood earning the victory and helping Rockies moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Rockies were rewarded as -112 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 10.5.
Colorado got 7 innings from Kevin Millwood, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Rockies got 2 RBIs from Carlos Gonzalez in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Chad Billingsley worked 7 2/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 4 hits from James Loney in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-3 advantage in hits.
Rafael Betancourt pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Colorado looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Houston. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track at St. Louis.