Jonathan Sanchez vs Ubaldo Jimenez Battle Sees San Francisco Fall 5-3
San Francisco dropped a 5-3 decision at Coors Field on Tuesday as Colorado legged out a win behind winning pitcher Matt Belisle.
The Rockies were a -152 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Colorado got 7 innings from Ubaldo Jimenez, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 7. Matt Belisle earned the victory, while the Rockies got 2 RBIs from Carlos Gonzalez in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Jonathan Sanchez worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Buster Posey in a losing cause.
San Francisco outhit their counterparts 10-7 in the game.
The game was closed out by Huston Street who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Colorado looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Philadelphia. San Francisco will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.