Juan Nicasio didn’t make it out of the third inning as the Arizona Diamondbacks offense came alive to beat the Rockies 13-9 Sunday.
The Arizona Diamondback jumped out to an early 6-0 over the Colorado Rockies and hung to win 7-2 in the second game of a three game set.
The Colorado Rockies scored four runs in the sixth inning en route to taking game one of their weekend series against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
The Colorado Rockies gave up a four run lead, but hung on to beat the St. Louis Cardinals in 15 innings Thursday on a Corey Dickerson RBI.
The Colorado Rockies held an early 2-0 lead over the St, Louis Cardinals, but failed to hold on to it, losing 4-3 for their second straight loss.
Todd Helton’s retirement leaves a hall-of-fame sized hole at first base that the Rockies must find someone to fill come next season.
Matt Holliday had four hits including a home run as the Cardinals knocked out Colorado starter Juan Nicasio early on their way to the win.
It can be argued that Todd Helton walks away from the Colorado Rockies as the greatest player the franchise has ever seen, at least by some.
The Colorado Rockies scored four runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to beat the St. Louis Cardinals in the first game of a four game set.