Game Wrap - Colorado 5-4 Victors Over Tigers
Colorado got a 5-4 victory over Detroit on Saturday, with Ubaldo Jimenez earning the victory and helping Rockies moneyline bettors cash out.
The Rockies were a -148 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Ubaldo Jimenez earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 8 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ubaldo Jimenez in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Phil Coke worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brennan Boesch in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 12 hits, while Colorado only had 6.
The game was closed out by Huston Street who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.