Hector Sanchez

Jorge De La Rosa (Photo by Brad White/Getty Images)

De La Rosa Goes 6 Scoreless For Rockies

Jorge De La Rosa tuned up for his opening-day start with six shutout innings for the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday, but Hector Sanchez hit a game-ending two-run homer to give the San Francisco Giants an 8-6 win.


Hector Sanchez #29 of the San Francisco Giants collides with catcher Wilin Rosario #20 of the Colorado Rockies as he slides home to score in the first inning at Coors Field on Sept. 12, 2012, in Denver. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Rosario’s Homer Not Enough As Rockies Lose 8-3

Tim Lincecum pitched effectively for six innings to extend his road winning streak to a career-best five straight, Brandon Crawford doubled twice and drove in two runs, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 8-3 Wednesday night to continue their strong play away from home.