Angels edge Rockies

Angels edge Rockies

The Los Angeles Angels scored five runs in the eighth inning Monday night to get past the Colorado Rockies 5-4.

The Angels were a –151 favorite in the game. The nine runs scored were OVER the night’s posted over/under total (8).

Mike Napoli drove in a pair of runs for the Angels and Chone Figgins was 2-4 with an RBI and a run scored.

Todd Helton hit a two-run home run for Colorado and Brad Hawpe was 2-4 with an RBI.

John Lackey picked up the win after pitching eight innings and allowing three runs on four hits.