Jon Garland Tagged With Loss in Dodgers-Rockies Match
Los Angeles was unable to break through against the Colorado pitching staff, losing 3-0 on Wednesday at Dodger Stadium.
The Rockies were a -128 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Ubaldo Jimenez earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 0, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Carlos Gonzalez in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Jon Garland worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Rafael Furcal in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Colorado as they had 8 hits, while Los Angeles only had 4.
Colorado looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against San Francisco. Los Angeles will aim to get back on the winning track at Cincinnati.