Recap - San Francisco Defeats Colorado 12-5
|Recap - San Francisco Defeats Colorado 12-5|
Pablo Sandoval swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 4 runs as his Giants defeated Colorado 12-5 at Coors Field.
San Francisco won as a -155 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Cain earned the victory for the Giants, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 4, and allowing 5 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Pablo Sandoval in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Esmil Rogers worked 3 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 9 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Seth Smith in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 13 hits, while Colorado only had 6.
San Francisco looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Colorado will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Diego.