Jeff Francis vs Barry Zito Battle Sees Colorado Fall 10-0
|Jeff Francis vs Barry Zito Battle Sees Colorado Fall 10-0|
San Francisco scored early and often on Wednesday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 10-0 win over Colorado.
The Giants were a -130 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
San Francisco got 7 innings from Barry Zito, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Giants got 3 RBIs from Buster Posey in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jeff Francis worked 1 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Nelson in a losing cause.
San Francisco outhit their counterparts 16-7 in the game.
Next game, San Francisco takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Colorado, they head on the road to face San Diego.