San Francisco 9, Colorado 1

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, September 16, 2011 8:10 PM
Location - Coors Field
Temperature - 74°
Umpires - Home Plate - Sam Holbrook, First Base - Paul Schrieber, Second Base - Joe West, Third Base - Angel Campos,
Attendance - 47302

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
San Francisco 0 0 0 2 1 3 3 0 0 9 13 1
Colorado 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 9 2

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
San Francisco 81-70 44-34 37-36 W6
Colorado 70-80 38-38 32-42 L2

Recap


Brandon Belt and Chris Stewart belted two-run homers, and Cody Ross added a solo shot and an RBI single as the San Francisco Giants rolled to their sixth straight win, 9-1 over the host Colorado Rockies on Friday.

Madison Bumgarner extended his personal winning streak to five games with seven strong innings and delivered a two-run double for the Giants, who climbed within five games of Atlanta in the National League wild card standings with 11 remaining.

San Francisco is six games behind Arizona in the NL West The Diamondbacks lost at San Diego 2-0 on Friday.

Belt gave the Giants a 2-0 lead in the fourth with his second homer in as many days. Ross launched his 14th of the year in the fifth and followed Bumgarner's two-out double in the sixth with a run-scoring single before leaving the game with a leg injury.

Stewart capped a three-run seventh with his blast to give San Francisco a 9-1 advantage.

Bumgarner (12-12) allowed an unearned run and six hits en route to his first win in six career starts against Colorado. The 22-year-old has yielded two earned runs over 20 innings in three outings against the Rockies this season.

Alex White (2-2) was reached for six runs and nine hits in 5 2/3 innings. White has surrendered 27 runs over 27 2/3 innings in five starts with Colorado since being acquired from Cleveland in the Ubaldo Jimenez trade July 30.

Jordan Pacheco collected three hits for the Rockies, who have lost three of four.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
San Francisco   Colorado
Madison Bumgarner Player Alex White
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 5.2
3 Strikeouts 3
6 Hits 9
0.00 ERA 9.53
Hitting
San Francisco   Colorado
Aubrey Huff Player Jordan Pacheco
3 Hits 3
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
4 TB 3
.750 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
San Francisco 13 3 25 .325 14 6 9 3 0 1
Colorado 9 0 12 .250 18 5 0 1 0 2

Upcoming Games

  • Colorado will play their next game at home against San Francisco. The Rockies have a W/L % of .429 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • San Francisco will play their next game on the road against Colorado. The Giants have a W/L % of .556 after a win and .514 after a loss.
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