Chad Billingsley vs Jason Hammel Tilt Ends in Colorado 7-5 Win
|Chad Billingsley vs Jason Hammel Tilt Ends in Colorado 7-5 Win|
Colorado got 5 innings of work from Jason Hammel en route to a 7-5 victory over Los Angeles on Wednesday at Coors Field.
Colorado won as a -122 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jason Hammel earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 3, and allowing 6 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Todd Helton in the win.
Los Angeles got a 3-inning outing from Chad Billingsley in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Casey Blake had 2 hits in the loss for the Dodgers.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 10-9 in the game.
The game was closed out by Huston Street who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Colorado looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Pittsburgh. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track at San Diego.