Recap - Colorado Defeats Texas 12-1
It wasn't going to be a low-scoring affair and Colorado made sure they came out on the winning end on Tuesday, grabbing a 12-1 victory over Texas at Coors Field.
The Rockies were a -115 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 10.5.
Juan Nicasio earned the victory for the Rockies, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 5, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Carlos Gonzalez in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Robbie Ross worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 12 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Shin-Soo Choo in a losing cause.
Colorado outhit their counterparts 21-8 in the game.