Long ball powers Rockies
|Long ball powers Rockies|
Miguel Olivo and Ian Stewart went deep as the Colorado Rockies shut out the Washington Nationals 2-0 Thursday for a split of the four-game series at Nationals Park.
The Rockies won the game as -170 favorites, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (8.5) set by sportsbooks.
Ubaldo Jimenez tossed 7 1-3 shutout innings for the victory, allowing five hits with five strikeouts for the Rockies.
Livan Hernandez gave up both runs over an eight inning outing in the loss for the Nationals.