Hampson, Hilliard HR, Rockies bounce again, beat Giants 9-6 | Sports activities
DENVER (AP) — Garrett Hampson and Sam Hilliard homered and newcomer Kevin Pillar delivered a key triple because the Colorado Rockies bounced again from a battering, rallying to beat the San Francisco Giants 9-6 Wednesday.
A day after getting 27 hits in a 23-5 rout at Coors Subject, and Alex Dickerson main the way in which with three residence runs and two doubles, the Giants once more began quick. Mike Yastrzemski homered to assist San Francisco rating 4 instances on six hits within the first inning.
By the fourth inning, the Giants already had six runs and 11 hits. However the Rockies bullpen pitched shutout ball the remainder of the way in which — Dickerson completed with a double and single in 5 at-bats.
Hampson homered for the third time in two days. Pillar, acquired in a commerce with Boston on Monday, hit a go-ahead, two-run triple in a five-run seventh inning.
Trevor Story added three hits for Colorado. Yastrzemski had three hits for the Giants.
One out into the sport, Yastrzemski linked on a 3-2 pitch off Kyle Freeland for his eighth homer of the season. Dickerson, Joey Bart and Daniel Robertson adopted with two-out RBI singles and one inning later, Freeland was out of the sport. He allowed 4 runs on eight hits over two innings, his shortest outing of the season.
The Rockies trailed 6-4 going into the seventh. After Sam Coonrod (0-1) was relieved by Tyler Rogers, Pillar, who spent most of final season with the Giants, tripled for a 7-6 lead. Hilliard adopted one out later with a two-run homer that landed within the left discipline bleachers.