Tim Lincecum vs Clayton Mortensen Battle Sees San Francisco Fall 7-4
Colorado grabbed a 7-4 win over San Francisco on Monday, as Clayton Mortensen was credited with a win at Coors Field.
The Rockies were a +137 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Clayton Mortensen earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 7 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Carlos Gonzalez in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Tim Lincecum worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Freddy Sanchez in a losing cause.
Huston Street pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.