Wade Miley took a shutout into the seventh inning, Gerardo Parra doubled twice and drove in three runs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 9-2 Saturday night.
Pinch-hitter Nick Hundley delivered a three-run double in the seventh inning that lifted the San Diego Padres to a 5-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday.
Carlos Gonzalez says his sprained right middle finger is feeling better after taking a round of batting practice Tuesday and hopes to soon leave for a rehab assignment.
The Colorado Rockies have placed pitcher Roy Oswalt on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring.
Tyler Chatwood shook off a comebacker and gave Colorado the long outing it needed against the skidding Padres.
Patrick Corbin gave up three hits in eight innings to finally get his 10th victory and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat Colorado 6-1 Sunday for their fifth straight win and a dominant three-game sweep of the Rockies.
Colorado Rockies starter Roy Oswalt left Sunday’s game against Arizona with a strained left hamstring with two outs in the second inning.
John Lackey struck out a season-high 12 over seven strong innings and Daniel Nava drove in two runs, leading the Boston Red Sox to a 5-3 victory and a sweep of the two-game series against the Rockies.
Jordan Zimmermann pitched eight innings to win his 10th game, Adam LaRoche had three hits including a two-run triple and the Nationals spoiled Roy Oswalt’s return to the majors with a 5-1 win over the Colorado Rockies on Thursday night.
Right-hander Roy Oswalt will make his first start of the season for the Colorado Rockies on Thursday at Washington.