Rockies hold off Nationals

Rockies hold off Nationals

Winning pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez gave up two runs over eight innings to lead the Colorado Rockies over the Washington Nationals 4-3 on Tuesday night.

Colorado won as -160 road favorites as the game played UNDER the 9-run total listed by sportsbooks.

Brad Hawpe had a homer and two runs batted in for the Rockies, who also got a big fly from Clint Barmes in the win.

Nyjer Morgan went 3-for-4 with an RBI for Washington, while Sean Burnett took the loss in relief of starter Craig Stammen for the Nationals.