Dale Thayer Tagged With Loss in Padres-Rockies Match
San Diego dropped a 2-1 decision at PETCO Park on Sunday as Colorado legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jorge De La Rosa.
The Rockies were a -109 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Colorado got 6 innings from Jorge De La Rosa, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Rockies got 2 RBIs from Todd Helton in the win.
San Diego got a 6-inning outing from Clayton Richard in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 4 walks and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Yonder Alonso had 1 hit in the loss for the Padres.
The battle of the bats favored Colorado as they had 3 hits, while San Diego only had 2.
The game was closed out by Rafael Betancourt who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 2 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Colorado takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For San Diego, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.