Colorado Tops New York 8-4 - Recap

Colorado Tops New York 8-4 - Recap

David Wright swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs but it wasn't enough as Rockies defeated New York 8-4 at Coors Field.

Colorado won as a -147 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Juan Nicasio earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Eric Young in the win.

New York's starting pitcher Dillon Gee worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from David Wright in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Colorado as they had 12 hits, while New York only had 8.