Jeff Francis injured his groin and won’t play this weekend for the Rockies, and the team gave D.J. LeMahieu a promotion.
Juan Nicasio pitched out of trouble in much of his five-inning outing, allowing only Mike Moustakas’ home run and leading the Colorado Rockies to a 7-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday.
Jeff Francis earned his first victory in more than a month and the Colorado Rockies used two unearned runs to beat Ian Kennedy and the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 on Wednesday night to conclude disappointing seasons for both teams.
DJ LeMahieu had a career-best four hits, Jeff Francis pitched effectively into the sixth inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 9-6 on Monday night.
Hunter Pence hit a three-run homer during a five-run rally in the eighth inning that lifted the San Francisco Giants over the Colorado Rockies 9-6 on Sunday.
Buster Posey hit a home run and drove in two runs to back Matt Cain’s seven solid innings and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 9-3 Saturday.
Infielder Jonathan Herrera has been placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Colorado Rockies with a strained right hamstring, and infielder D.J. LeMahieu was recalled from Triple-A Colorado Springs.